Course NumberEE-05-912
PDH Hours5
Arc Flash Calculation Methods

Arc Flash Calculation Methods

Author: Velimir Lackovic

This course provides an overview of arc flash hazard computations as specified by IEEE and NFPA. Students are encouraged to consult the standards for additional details. It is suitable for engineers with a desire to understand procedures for completing arc flash studies. The course covers arc flash calculation methods, approach boundaries, incident energy, calculation of the arcing time, determining risk category, information presented on single line diagrams, reports and labels.

Once you complete your course review, you need to take a multiple-choice quiz consisting of thirty (30) questions to earn 5 PDH credits.

Learning Objectives

This course is intended to provide you with the following specific knowledge and skills:

  • Arch flash calculation methods
  • Approach boundaries
  • Incident energy
  • Calculation of arcing time
  • Determining risk category
  • Assessment results format used on single line diagrams, reports and labels

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