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Event Details

Electrical Hazard Training

Date: September 27, 2023
Location: Burlingame, CA, UNITED STATES
Organizer: ACRT
Description: This is a two day class with a minimum of 16 hours. This class is designed for municipal, urban forestry, or other tree care employees whose work requires a 10’ safety zone around energized wires. Completion of this class satisfies the requirements of OSHA 1910.331.

Please be aware that this class is not designed for tree workers who perform line clearance tree pruning, tree removal in proximity to wires, or brush re-clearing.

The prerequisites of this class are:

Ability to climb to 20’ with a rope and saddle or one year of experience in working from an aerial lift truck
Proof of CPR and first-aid training
In this class you will learn:

To identify electrical hazards
The concept of directional pruning
Current requirements of the latest ANSI Safety Standards
To identify typical electrical hardware and construction
Correct use of a chainsaw on the ground and aloft
To tie 10 common knots used in tree care
Correct pruning techniques in proximity to electrical hazards
In order to pass, you must:

Pass tests at the end of each chapter of the textbook
Perform a safe aerial rescue
Upon completion of this class, you’ll receive:

A one-year certification from ACRT Arborist Training for Electrical Hazard Training
ACRT Arborist Training’s Electrical Hazard Training textbook
ANSI Z133 Safety Standards
Wallet identification card for electrical hazard training
ISA Continuing Education Units (CEUs), if requested
Contact Name: Annissa May
Contact Phone: 330-328-7783
Contact Email:

Registration: Call 330-328-7783
Seats Available: 12
CEUs available: Yes

Start Date: 8:00 AM, September 27, 2023
End Date: 5:00 PM, September 27, 2023

Address: 850 Burlingame Ave
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