NFPA launched a 3 course self-guided online series for NFPA 654. NFPA 654 is the standard that deals with the prevention of fire and dust explosions from the manufacturing, processing, and handling of combustible particulate solids.
Each course is 1-hour long and can be accessed from your home or office 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Online students receive .3 CEUs if they complete the entire series. Guy Colonna, Division Manager, Industrial and Chemical Engineering for NFPA was instrumental in the creation of these courses and believes that awareness of facets of NFPA 654 is vital to managing the safety of employees and property. "If you are managing a facility where this standard applies, it is essential that you understand the elements of NFPA 654 and that your workers are aware as well. Awareness at all levels can only help in protecting your facility from a combustible dust incident."
Three modules are included in the series:
Find out more about this self-guided online course series by watching a video.