Compliance, Legislation & Regulations for Ensuring Electrical Safety

30th - 31st October 2018 Ahmedabad & 2nd - 3rd November 2018 New Delhi

Course Description

Objective of the course:
  • To present the legal requirements of ensuring electrical safety in electrical installations in industries & commercial  installations in India
  • Requirement of substation electrical safety requirements & special locations like battery rooms requirements
  • Flameproof Electrical equipments selection & installation & maintenance in Hazardous Areas
  • Lightning risk assessment & lightning protection design for buildings /structures
  • Safe electrical energy isolation procedures (LOTO) in HV /MV/LV installations
  • Selection & maintenance of electrical PPEs
The course module has been designed with regards to the provisions of the following regulations:
1. Indian Electricity Act, 2003
2. Electricity Amendment Act, 2007
3. CEA Regulations, 2015
4. Indian Electricity Rules,1956.
5. National Electrical Code (India)
6. I.S. Specifications & Codes of Practice for the electrical system and equipments, especially IS 5216 and IS 1646
7. OSHA under 29 CFR (Code of Federal Regulations)1910.
8. NFPA safety requirements.

Training Methodology:
  • Interactive discussions / presentations
  • Safety moments analysis / videos
  • Group / individual exercise
  • Pre-evaluation of participant
  • Evaluation exam at the end of training program & discussion
  • Role play moments
Learning outcome:
Gain knowledge in required electrical safety regulations for electrical engineers, managers, HODs & safety officers 
Knowledge in selection of electrical equipments & safe installation/ maintenance practices
Electrical risk assessment methods & development of electrical safety programme in facilities
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Training Agenda

Training Agenda for Compliance, Legislation & Regulations for Ensuring Electrical Safety

  • The hazards & risks from electrical energy (Shock, fire, explosion, electromagnetic radiation, arc flash, arc blast)
  • CEA safety regulations & electrical safety
  • Earthing systems design & installation – code requirement
  • Electrical PPEs selection & maintenance
  • Safety in hazardous classified locations – as required by BIS/IEC codes
  • Best practices in lock out tag out (LOCK OUT - TAG OUT (LOTO) for HV / MV / LV installations based on OSHA/BIS standards
  • Lightning risk assessment & design of lightning protection based on BIS/ IEC 62305 standards
  • Electrical safety program - implementation guidelines
  • Evaluation examination - to ascertain the participants knowledge absorption in the program
  • Case Studies & Group Discussion

For registration call us at +91-22-62210100 Mobile no. 9004001914  Email us on

Course Director

He is the product of IIT- Bombay, a Chartered Engineer & an Accredited Electrical Safety Auditor, has over 50 years of professional experience in the field of Electrical System Operation & Maintenance, Electrical Safety Management & Training for risk minimization. He is a retired Dy.GM (Elec. Safety & Training ) from Reliance Energy Ltd. and he is specialized in creating the Safety Culture among the people by conducting safety audits and training programmes through case studies about the provisions and enforcement of Electricity Act, Rules & fixing responsibility for violation of Electricity laws under IE Act & Rules, CEA Regulations & Indian Penal Codes. A highlight of his career includes conducting electrical safety training and audits for many prestigious organizations in the country. With his wide experience in electrical safety of commercial, industrial, government, and utility systems he will guide the delegates in safety techniques that can be used in promoting the safety culture. Because he is a practicing engineer (Chartered Engineer), the delegates will be able to draw the knowledge in electrical safety from the instructor's current real world experience. Trainer is very social in nature has a good sense of humor. He keeps the training sessions lively through group discussions and videos. Dr.A.M. Salsingikar, is a Life Fellow of Institution of Engineers (India), The Society of Power Engineers (India), & Consulting Electrical Engineers Association of Maharashtra (CEEAMA). He is also a Member of IEEE (USA) & IEE (UK). Electrical safety audits (40+ audits), Arc flash hazard analysis (10+ studies), Ex inspection of Electrical Equipment in Hazardous Areas, Training on electrical safety and Hazardous Area electrical equipment to national clients, Lightning Protection study, Electrical Loss/ Fire investigation Studies, Training on electrical safety topics (150+ assignments)
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