Course Descriptions & Student Learning Outcomes

OESM 147 - Electrical Safety (3)

  • Prerequisite or Corequisite: OESM 102

Overview of the hazards, safe practices and methods in working with electrical energy, including the review and application of OSHA and HIOSH standards.

3 hrs. lect. per week

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of OESM 147, the student will be able to:

  • Demonstrate their understanding of basic electrical theory.
  • Recognize actual and potential electrical hazards, the appropriate abatement and which standard to cite.
  • Demonstrate their understanding of OSHA's electrical standards.
  • Demonstrate the proper use of safety electrical test equipment.
  • Improve your understanding of the National Electrical Code and how it ties in to the OSHA and OSHA's electrical standards.

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