Electrical Accreditation Training Program for Electricians : B1(v) B2(v) BC BR H1(v) H2(v)

Duration : 4 days (28 h on-site)

Price : € 165 ex VAT per day

Profile

Electrical or electromechanical staff working in LV and/or HV, responsible for carrying out lockout-tagout, supervising de-energized, non-live work, managing general operations, and carrying out or organizing tests.

Prerequisites

Electro-technical competency is a mandatory requirement to undergo training in electrical accreditation grades : B1 B2 BC BR H1 H2.

Objectives

  • To operate safely on all or on part of a work operation. To learn the industry regulations as defined in the NF C 18-510 standard.
  • To apply the LV work safety guidelines relating to lockout-tagout, general operations, and de-energized / non-live work carried out in the vicinity of electrical works or installations.
  • Issuance of an accreditation grade with the preset symbols offered by the trainer.

Location

Paris, Lyon, Marseille, Nice, Montpellier, Toulouse

Commodities

Complimentary breakfast
Wheelchair accessible

1.Shared topics

  • Effects of electric current on the human body : electrification, electrocution, burns
  • Electrical works or installations : voltage domains, restrictions, and recognizing materials
  • Environments and their constraints

Electrical accreditation : principles, symbols, restrictions and formalization

  • Hazard analysis and implementation of general preventive principles
  • Monitoring of operations
  • Securing circuits : de-energizing, VAT (Voltage Absence Testing), lockout-tagout, placing out of reach
  • Personal and collective protective equipment : identify, verify, use
  • Work equipment used (ladders, hand tools…) : hazards and implementation
  • Fires and accidents on or near electrical works or installations

2.Technical topics for S S-F grades

  • Type, structure and operation of works and installations (substations and power lines)
  • Function of the electrical materials of substations : control, protection, separation…
  • Capacitive induction and coupling and related preventive measures (achieving equipotential bonding)
  • Locking and interlocking devices
  • Collective protective equipment : identify, verify, use
  • Personal protective equipment : identify, verify, use

3.Topics specific to B1(v), B2(v), B2(v) grades

  • Characterization of works and restrictions : de-energized / non-live, live in near or far vicinity
  • Responsible for lockout-tagout procedures and electrical operation: role, instructions, information exchange
  • Accreditation : symbol and restrictions
  • Preventive measures to be applied during ongoing work : elimination of hazards, organization, demarcation, signposting, observance and enforcement
  • Electrical materials in their environment : function, characteristics, identification
  • Applicable documents during ongoing work : safety instructions, confirmation of lockout-tagout, confirmation of first step of lockout-tagout, work authorization, notice of completion of works…
  • Work equipment used : hazard assessment, verification, identification, use
  • Safety instructions for tests (for the « Test » attribute)

4.Topics specific to BC grades

  • Function of electrical materials : outage, protection, separation…
  • Responsible for lockout-tagout procedures and electrical operation: role, instructions, information exchange
  • Applicable steps and documents during lockout-tagout : certification of lockout-tagout in one or two steps, notice of completion of works…

5.Topics specific to BR grades

  • Restrictions of the BR and BS accreditation grades
  • Function of electrical materials : outage, protection, control, separation
  • Responsible for lockout-tagout procedures and electrical operation: role, instructions, exchange (of information and documents), observance of instructions
  • Work equipment used : hazard assessment, verification, identification, use
  • Applicable documents during an operation : work authorization, safety instructions…
  • Preventive measures to be applied during general LV operations : hazard elimination, organization, demarcation, signposting, observance and enforcement
  • Applicable steps and documents during lockout-tagout on one’s own behalf

6.Evaluation and validation

  • Initial evaluation to assess the trainee’s knowledge of the prerequisites required to follow the training
  • Evaluation of the trainee’s knowledge at the end of each module. Evaluation of the trainee’s know-how through practical simulations and/or role play.
  • Issuance of an accreditation grade with the preset symbols offered by the training entity
  • Mastery of the information regularly assessed throughout the course
  • Computerized or written theoretical and practical tests

7. Teaching resources

  • Use of audiovisual resources relating to the topics covered : slideshows…
  • Adapted classrooms
  • Equipment specific to electrical accreditation:1000V insulating gloves, undergloves, insulating mat, low voltage cell, voltage tester, insulating technical material

Note :

Refresher retraining course frequency recommended by the CNAMTS : every 3 years