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Basic Electrical Safety for the Home Owner

Date(s) - Thursday, Mar 30th

Ottawa Tool Library


Discover the fundamental principles of electrical safety when working on your own home!

In this workshop, you’ll learn how to identify electrical hazards and protect yourself while undertaking renovation projects.

Our instructor Josh will equip you with the knowledge and skills to ensure a safer renovation environment by teaching you a few basic electrical codes and permit requirements, how to select a qualified electrician, and the proper use of essential electrical testing equipment.

Sign up now and take the first step towards a safer home!


Josh Reinhart is a Licensed Master Electrician, Engineer In Training and founder of multiple companies, including PG Electrical Solutions and EcoEra Construction. PG Electrical Solutions is a full service electrical contracting firm focused on helping clients power their next project. Josh has extensive experience in residential and commercial, industrial, and institutional construction. As Canada strives to meet its 2030 emissions targets, Josh hopes to educate and enable homeowners to make safe and informed improvements to their properties. PG Electrical is available to assist homeowners with installing renewable technologies like heat pumps, EV chargers and solar arrays, as well as kitchen, basement, and bathroom renovation projects.


All course participants need to be fully vaccinated and show proof at the beginning of the workshop. We operate with health and safety guidelines in place: mask wearing is mandatory in our space.

Workshops are transferable to another person, but non-refundable. Please make sure this date works with your schedule.