Electrical Standard for Industrial Machinery (NFPA 79, 2015 Edition)


This seminar will be held in English language. The course materials are in English language.



Do you know how to apply the requirements for electrical safety to industrial machinery to prevent accidents and unplanned shutdowns?

From single-motored drill presses to complex automated systems, industrial machines present unique fire, shock and casualty hazards that must be properly addressed to safeguard workers, equipment and work in progress. Learn to implement provisions in the 2015 NFPA 79 with confidence to provide adequate levels of protection in this 1-day seminar direct from the source. Classroom-style instruction conducted by nationally recognized industry experts guides you through the Standard and gives you the practical knowledge and understanding you need to use NFPA 79 in conjunction with the National Electrical Code and other related documents to make informed safety decisions.

Each participant will receive a seminar workbook, NFPA nylon briefcase and a copy of the NFPA 79: Electrical Standard for Industrial Machinery, 2015 Edition ($55 USD value).

This course will prepare you to improve worker safety, business continuity and organizational productivity.


  • Recognize hazards associated with industrial machines
  • Explain the methods used to reduce risks and safeguard personnel
  • Understand NEC requirements with regard to feeder circuits to industrial machines
  • Calculate and select proper overcurrent protection in accordance with the NEC
  • Apply proper wiring distribution methods and grounding techniques
  • Describe the requirements of operational and safety specific control circuits
  • Discuss interlocking techniques associated with enclosures
  • Determine proper specification and location of control devices
  • Recognize minimum safety criteria for electronic assemblies
  • Identify conductors to different types of circuits
  • Integrate accessory circuits correctly

Target Audience

  • Professionals involved with electrical or electronic machinery
  • Industrial designers
  • Engineers
  • Safety managers
  • Installers
  • Inspection authorities
  • Manufacturers
  • Electricians
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Time Requirement


Instructor-Led 1 Day 825,00 €

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