Electrical work conducted after this date must meet its requirements.
Ontario electrical safety code training.
Our ontario electrical code live online training instructor led course will cover all the ontario amendments made to the 2018 ontario electrical safety code adopted recently in 2019.
The ontario electrical code establishes safety standards for installation maintenance and use of electrical facilities for prevention of electrical fire and shock hazards.
This new edition has been updated to enhance electrical safety and better protect electrical workers and the public.
The paper format of the ontario electrical safety code is an essential tool of the trade and describes the standards for safe electrical installations in detail.
The minister of government and consumer services approved the adoption of the new code which came into effect may 16 2019.
Ontario electrical safety code 27th edition 2018 esa collaborated with its safety partners on the 2018 edition of the ontario electrical safety code.
The province s electrical safety authority is encouraging professionals in the electrical industry to purchase the new edition and begin familiarizing themselves with it.
December 18 2018 the 27 th edition of the ontario electrical safety code oesc has been finalized with updates is now available for purchase and will come into regulatory effect on may 16 2019.
The 27th edition of the ontario electrical safety code oesc includes the 24th edition of the canadian electrical code part i plus ontario specific amendments.
Electrical safety code and regulations has been designed as an introduction to the canadian electrical code and the implementation of the code for industrial and residential applications.
Due to its technical nature this course includes a combination of lectures and classroom exercises such as calculations that follow the canadian electrical.
Wire and cable applications sections 4 12 and 36.
The ontario electrical safety code oesc or ontario regulation 169 99 is the electrical safety regulation for the province of ontario this code protects electrical workers and the general public by regulating electrical equipment installations and by placing a certain level of standards that help prevent electrical accidents caused from electric shock and fire hazards.
Excellent code knowledge is a prerequisite to correct specification and application of equipment and wiring in all areas of design construction maintenance.
The oesc is the law in ontario for electrical installation.
In fact the course is intended to do a lot more than instruct about what changes have taken place since the last ontario electrical safety code.
Designers installers and users are responsible for electrical safety.