Arc Flash Hazard and Calculation
Date: March 15th, 2018
1-Day course

Shah Alam - MALAYSIA

Course Fee: MYR 1,490.00

* Includes training materials, certificate, coffee breaks and lunches.
* Participants are required to bring their own laptops.

Language: Bahasa Malaysia or English.

Instructor: Mr. Agung Firmansyah

The course is intended for electrical engineers and also those who want to extend their skills in power system field:
- Engineering professionals
- Power utility companies
- Research personnel involved in power systems studies
- Students

Course outline

This course provides an in-depth understanding of the arc flash danger, circumstances that can present the risk of arc flashes and how to mitigate the hazards associated.


Basic knowledge of electrical power engineering is required. Knowledge of power system study and protection system will be an advantage.

Participant Learning Outcomes

- Learn arc flash hazard and awareness
- Learn electrical safety rules and practices
- Learn how to calculate arc flash incident energy
- Learn how to reduce the arc flash incident energy


- Arc flash hazard
- Real arc flash incidents
- Electrically safe working condition
- Arc flash Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) selection
- Arc flash calculation procedures
- Arc flash hazard boundary
- NFPA 70E code requirements
- IEEE 1584 guide for performing arc flash calculation
- Anomaly in IEEE 1584 equations
- Arc flash labelling
- Arc flash reduction techniques