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Electrical Safety

Electric Shock Investigations


Description
This course trains participants so they can effectively assist or take the lead role in an electric incident investigation, particularly electric shock incidents. This course is a must for any electrician or electrical engineer that may be required to investigate an electrical incident.

This course is the industry standard in Australia with thousands of electrical people having already completed it.

The course involves 18 theory modules with an assessment to be completed at the end of each module. The course takes approximately 24 hours to complete and you have 90 days to complete the course online. Though, this can be extended if needed.

CPD Hrs: 24

Content
  • Preliminaries
  • Discussions Board
  • Presentation and Notes pdf's
  • Apple/Mac/Ipad Troubleshooting
  • S01 - Legal Issues for Electrical Incident Investigations
  • S01 - Video (18 min 33 sec)
  • S01 - Assessment
  • S02 - Causes, Effects and Prevention of Electrical Incidents
  • S02 - Video (12 min 22 sec)
  • S02 - Assessment
  • S03 - Effects of Current on Human beings
  • S03 - Video (37 min 05 sec)
  • S03 - Assessment
  • S04 - Effects of Current on Livestock
  • S04 Video (17 min 04 sec)
  • S04 - Assessment
  • S05 - Introduction to Lightning
  • S05 - Video (12 min 21 sec)
  • S05 - Assessment
  • S06 - Introduction to Electric Arcs
  • S06 - Video (14 min 37 sec)
  • S06 - Assessment
  • S07 - Earthing Systems Operations
  • S07 - Video (50 min 56 sec)
  • S07 - Assessment
  • S08 - MEN Polarity, Neutral Integrity & Phase Rotation Testing
  • S08 Video (33 min 23 sec)
  • S08 - Assessment
  • S08 Practical - Neutral Integrity at Switchboard (approx 9 min)
  • S09 - Fault Loop Impedance
  • S09 - Video (34 min 45 sec)
  • S09 - Assessment
  • S09 Practical - Loop Impedance (approx 7 min)
  • S10 - Test Instrument and Testing Issues
  • S10 Video (44 min 38 sec)
  • S10 - Assessment
  • S10 Practical - Set-Top Boxes (approx 15 min)
  • S10 Practical - Streetlight Column (approx 10 mins)
  • S10 Practical - Toasters (approx 7 min)
  • S11 - Residual Current Devices
  • S11 - Video (27 min 35 sec)
  • S11 - Assessment
  • S11 Practical - Testing RCD's (approx. 4 min)
  • S12 - Types of Electric Shocks Incidents
  • S12 Video (53 min 26 sec)
  • S12 - Assessment
  • S12 Practical - Welders (approx 10 min)
  • S12 Practical - Appliance Shock (approx 7 min)
  • Forensic Incident Investigation
  • S13 Preplanning Video (14 min 21 sec)
  • S13 Assessment
  • S14 - First Response Video (10 min 40 sec)
  • S14 Assessment
  • S15 - Collecting the Evidence Video (14 min 5 sec)
  • S15 Assessment
  • S16 - Analysis & Interpretation Video (10 min 49 sec)
  • S16 Assessment
  • S17 Report Writing Video (10 min 37 sec)
  • S17 Assessment
  • S18 - Finalisation Video (4 min 23 sec)
  • S18 Assessment
  • Course Completion
  • Course Feedback
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: 2 years