Electrical Awareness (SO2033)


To make non-electrical workers aware of the electrical hazards associated with the exposure to electricity.

Who should take this course?

All University of Waterloo employees are encouraged to take this module.


1 hour

Training content

  • Definitions of common electrical terms
  • Three basic rules that apply to electricity
  • Effect of current on the human body
  • Common workplace electrical hazards
  • Controlling electrical hazards