BC's Indigenous Public Post-Secondary Institute

RNET-100 - Renewable Energy Safety - 3.00 Credits

RNET-100 - Renewable Energy Safety - 3.00 Credits

Course Details
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will acquire skills utilizing the methods and procedures to safely work in the wind power and solar photovoltaic power generation industries. Students will gain awareness of the mechanical and electrical hazards commonly associated with a renewable energy installation. Students will receive training in the appropriate use of fall arrest equipment and arc flash and arc blast personal protective equipment; Lock-Out Tag-Out procedures; WHIMIS fundamentals; and to safely work in confined spaces. Students will also learn appropriate communication with team members while moving and hoisting equipment through hand signals and basic radio communication. The causes and results of workplace accidents and injuries including common adjunct activities such as safe driving will be reviewed.
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  • CAREER TRAINING (ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES) Department
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    Contact Hours: 40
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