Course Length: 2hrs | CFR Reference: CFR 1910.147 | Course Required By: OSHA
The Lock-Out/Tag-Out (LOTO) course covers the servicing and maintenance of machines and equipment in which the unexpected energizing or start up of the machines or equipment, or release of stored energy could cause injury to employees. This standard establishes minimum performance requirements for the control of such hazardous energy. The information covered in this session includes the steps in the Lock-Out/Tag-Out and the affected employee's part in the procedure. Also, you'll be provided information on the locks and tags that are used.
Upon completion of the Lock-Out/Tag-Out Awareness course, the student will be familiar with:
Explain sources of hazardous energy
Describe arc flash
Energy control procedures
Protective materials and hardware
Authorized and Affected employees
Outline lockout/tagout procedures
Outline guarding requirements
Describe the use of insulation
Describe the use of personal protective equipment
Written and hands on competency will be evaluated at the end of each course. Incorrectly answered questions will be reviewed with student to ensure understanding before completion of course.