Our "NFPA 70b Training course is an in-depth examination of the NFPA 70B. These recommended practices apply to preventive maintenance for electrical, electronic, and communication systems and equipment installed in industrial, commercial and institutional power systems.
This course is designed to alert electrical maintenance personnel in utility, industrial, commercial and institutional facilities to the latest North American Electrical Maintenance and Testing Specifications. These specifications cover the suggested field tests and inspections that are available to assess the suitability for continued service and reliability of electrical power distribution equipment and systems. The purpose of these specifications is to assure that tested electrical equipment and systems are operational and within applicable standards and manufacturer's tolerances and that the equipment and systems are suitable for continued service. This program will also deal with the important subject of troubleshooting electrical systems and choosing the proper preventive maintenance testing equipment and procedures.
This complete NFPA 70B Electrical Maintenance training course includes a copy of the 230-page Standard.
Upon completion of this course, the participant should be able to:
This comprehensive two-day course is designed to benefit those working in maintenance that desire to increase their practical knowledge of electrical maintenance standards and practices. The course is open to industrial, commercial and institutional electrical engineering and maintenance professionals, plant electricians, electrical maintenance supervisors, field and plant personnel.
Why Establish an Electrical Preventive Maintenance (EPM) Program
Value and Benefits of a Properly Administered EPM Program EPM and Energy Conservation
What is a EPM and what are its benefits?
Planning and developing a program
Fundamentals of Electrical Equipment Maintenance
Substations and Switchgear Assemblies
Power and Distribution Transformers
Motor Control Equipment
Molded-case Circuit Breakers
Ground Fault Protection
Personal and Equipment Protection
Wiring Devices and Portable Tools
Heavy-Duty Industrial-Type Plugs, Cord Connectors, and Receptacles Periodic Inspection of Crucial Wear Points Employee Training Cord and Attachment Plug Care
Testing and Test methods
Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) Systems
Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA)
EPM from Commissioning (Acceptance Testing) Through Maintenance
Single line Diagrams and Symbols
Forms to Document all Tests and Inspections