Well Control Group
IWCF & IADC Certified Well Control School


Safety Courses

Well Control Group offers a diverse set of safety training courses at the Newfoundland location.

Safety is Paramount

Safety is everyone's first priority. Experts trained by Well Control Group share their years of experience in class and on the work site, inspecting equipment, reviewing procedures, and assuring compliance with existing regulations. 

Our goals is to offer all the necessary safety training and services that can assist your organization in becoming the best it can be. Currently, we offer regular courses every week at our training location located near St. John's, NL. Courses like Confined Space Entry, Enform H2S Alive™, Fall Protection, and OSSA™ Certified courses are only some of the courses we offer throughout the week.

If your organization wishes to follow the highest standards of health and safety in the industry, we are here to help.

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Arc Flash Awareness


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This course is a basic introduction to Arc Flash and the hazards that are involved. The courses will look at the CSA Standards on electrical safety to aid in prevention and protection for the individual.

Course Information

Duration: Half day course
Components: Theory

Course Outline

Chapter 1: Introduction to Arc Flash

  • What is an Arc Flash Hazard
  • What is an Electric Arc
  • Characteristics of an Electric Arc
  • What causes Arc Flash
  • What is Arc Blast
  • Arc Flash Events
  • Forms of Arc Flash Energy

Chapter 2: Arc Flash Injuries

  • Types of Injuries
  • Severity Factors

Chapter 3: Codes and Standards

  • Standards
  • NFPA 70E
  • CSA Standard Z462
  • IEEE Standard 1584
  • CEC Rule 2-306

Chapter 4: Protective Clothing and Equipment

  • Flame Resistant (FR) Clothing
  • PPE Requirements
  • Synthetic Clothing
  • Arc Flash Rated PPE
  • Chapter 5: Prevention
  • Tasks with Potential for Arc Flash
  • Arc Flash Analysis
  • Controlling Arc Flash Hazards
  • Summary