Electrician Safety Training Resources


Electricity is one of the most important, useful, and incredible discoveries in human history. It has become so important to everyday life that it’s hard to imagine living even one day without it in a home or office environment. Below, you’ll find a list of training topics that are required for most Electricians.

OSHA Required Training

Lockout Tagout
OSHA Regulation: 1910.147(c)(7)

When OSHA Requires Lockout Tagout Training:

When an employee works in area that contains machinery that is locked out / tagged out. See full OSHA regulation for more details.

Training Frequency

When there is a change.

Downloadable Lockout Tagout Training Resources (free):

  • Lockout Tagout Safety Poster


  • Printable Wallet-Sized Compliance


  • Handout

Lockout Tagout Training Videos (paid):

lockout tagout video training

  • Lock Out Tag Out by Atlantic Training


  • Lockout Tagout: Secure Safely by Atlantic Training


  • Lockout/Tagout Lightning In A Bottle by Coastal Training / DuPont

Emergency Evacuation
OSHA Regulation: 1910.38(e)

When OSHA Requires Emergency Evacuation Training:

If fire extinguishers are provided in your workplace and/or anyone will be evacuating during a fire or other emergency. See full OSHA regulation for more details.

Training Frequency

When there is a change.

Downloadable Emergency Evacuation Training Resources (free):

  • Emergency Evacuation Poster


  • Printable Wallet-Sized Compliance


  • Handout

Emergency Evacuation Training Videos (paid):


  • Evacuation Procedures by Atlantic Training


  • Emergency Evacuation by Digital 2000


  • Emergency Planning by Atlantic Training

First Aid
OSHA Regulation: 1910.266 App B

When OSHA Requires First Aid Training:

In the absence of a nearby hospital or clinic (more than 4 minutes away), a designated employee should be trained to render first aid. See full OSHA regulation for more details.

Training Frequency

Retraining for life threatening emergencies should occur annually. Retraining for non-life-threatening response should occur ‘periodically’.

Downloadable First Aid Training Resources (free):


  • Basic First Aid PowerPoint


  • First Aid Poster

  • Handout

First Aid Training Videos (paid):


  • First Aid by Atlantic Training


  • First Aid in Construction Environments by Atlantic Training


  • First Aid by Atlantic Training

Fire Extinguisher
OSHA Regulation: 1910.157(g)

When OSHA Requires Fire Extinguisher Training:

When fire extinguishers exist in the workplace, the employer should train employees on their usage. See full OSHA regulation for more details.

Training Frequency

Annually.

Downloadable Fire Extinguisher Training Resources (free):


  • Fire Extinguisher Training Powerpoint


  • Fire Extinguisher Poster


  • Printable Wallet-Sized Compliance


  • Handout

Fire Extinguisher Training Videos (paid):


  • Using Fire Extinguishers Safely by Atlantic Training


  • Portable Fire Extinguishers Protecting People And Property by Coastal Training


  • Fire Extinguisher Safety by Atlantic Training

Electrical
OSHA Regulation: 1910.332

When OSHA Requires Electrical Training:

When an employee faces the risk of electric shock that is not reduced to a safe level by engineering controls. See full OSHA regulation for more details.

Training Frequency

None specified.

Downloadable Electrical Training Resources (free):


  • Electrical Safety Awareness Training Powerpoint


  • Electrical Safety Poster


  • Printable Wallet-Sized Compliance


  • Handout

Electrical Training Videos (paid):


  • Electrocution Hazards Part I: Worksite Safety by Atlantic Training


  • Preventing Electrocutions by Atlantic Training


  • Electrical Safety by Atlantic Training

Ladder / Stairway
OSHA Regulation: 1926.1060

When OSHA Requires Ladder / Stairway Training:

Employees that are required to use ladders or stairways should be trained on the hazards associated with their usage. See full OSHA regulation for more details.

Training Frequency

Provide retraining so that the employee maintains the understanding and knowledge acquired from the training.

Downloadable Ladder / Stairway Training Resources (free):


  • Ladder Safety PowerPoint


  • Ladder Safety Poster


  • Printable Wallet-Sized Compliance


  • Handout

Ladder Safety Training Videos (paid):

  • ladder safety

    Ladder Safety by Atlantic Training

  • ladder safety

    Ladder Safety in Construction by Atlantic Training


  • Stairways & Ladders by Coastal Training

Fall Protection
OSHA Regulation: 1926.503(a)

When OSHA Requires Fall Protection Training:

Required for each employee that may be exposed to fall hazards. See full OSHA regulation for more details.

Training Frequency

When there is a change in the workplace or the employer has reason to believe that a trained employee does not have the understanding and skill necessary to perform the job safely.

Downloadable Fall Protection Training Resources (free):


  • Fall Protection PowerPoint


  • Fall Protection Poster


  • Printable Wallet-Sized Compliance


  • Handout

Fall Protection Training Videos (paid):


  • Fall Protection by Atlantic Training


  • Fall Protection: Prevent Falling with PPE by Atlantic Training


  • Fall Protection The Right Connection by Coastal Training

Personal Protective and Respiratory Equipment
OSHA Regulation: 1910.132(f)

When OSHA Requires Personal Protective and Respiratory Equipment Training:

When an employee is required to wear PPE, they must be trained on its usage. See full OSHA regulation for more details.

Training Frequency

Retraining required when the type of PPE changes, employee demonstrates inability to use PPE properly, or when the workplace changes in a way that renders previous training obsolete.

Downloadable Personal Protective and Respiratory Equipment Training Resources (free):


  • Personal Protective Equipment PowerPoint


  • Personal Protective Equipment Poster


  • Printable Wallet-Sized Compliance


  • Handout

Personal Protective and Respiratory Equipment Training Videos (paid):

  • ppe

    Personal Protective Equipment by Atlantic Training

  • ppe construction

    Personal Protective Equipment in Construction by Atlantic Training


  • Personal Protective Equipment Refresher by Atlantic Training

Industry Best-Practice Training
(Not required by OSHA)

Slips, Trips and Falls

Training Frequency

Annually

Downloadable Slips, Trips and Falls Training Resources (free):


  • Slips, Trips and Falls PowerPoint


  • Slips, Trips and Falls Poster


  • Printable Wallet-Sized Compliance


  • Handout

Slips, Trips and Falls Training Videos (paid):


  • Slips, Trips & Falls by Atlantic Training


  • Slips Trips and Falls in Construction by Atlantic Training


  • Slips, Trips and Falls Taking The Right Steps by Coastal Training

Hand Safety

Training Frequency

Annually

Downloadable Hand Safety Training Resources (free):


  • Hand Safety PowerPoint


  • Hand Safety Poster


  • Printable Wallet-Sized Compliance


  • Handout

Hand Safety Training Videos (paid):


  • Hand, Wrist, and Finger Safety by Atlantic Training


  • Hand, Wrist and Finger Safety in Construction Environments by Atlantic Training


  • Hand and Power Tool Safety by Atlantic Training

Arc Flash

Training Frequency

Annually

Downloadable Arc Flash Training Resources (free):


  • Arc Flash PowerPoint


  • Arc Flash Poster


  • Printable Wallet-Sized Compliance


  • Handout

Arc Flash Training Videos (paid):


  • Arc Flash Safety NFPA 70E by Atlantic Training


  • Arc Flash Safety by Atlantic Training


  • Electrical Safety by Atlantic Training