Lockout/Tagout

CATEGORY:
General Industry

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

This course is designed to inform employees about the requirements for lockout/tagout during servicing and maintenance of machines or equipment. Also covered are the requirements of the OSHA Lockout/Tagout Standard, procedures for the application of locks and tags, and a discussion of the types of energy these procedures are designed to control.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

· Understand key components of the lockout/tagout standard

· Understand the purpose and elements of an energy control program

· Understand types and responsibilities of people involved with lockout/tagout

· Understand elements that must be included in energy control procedures

· Learn the training and inspection requirements

· Learn steps to safely apply energy shutdown

TOPICS COVERED:

  • Lockout

  • Tagout

  • Conditions for Lockout/Tagout

  • Purpose for Lockout/Tagout

  • General Requirements for Lockout/Tagout

  • Energy Control Application

  • Release for Lockout/Tagout

  • Energy Control Program

REGULATORY REQUIREMENT:
Please see the state/regulatory requirement from the course catalog page.

SEAT TIME:
This course has been approved for 1 hour.

COURSE PRE-REQUISITE:
N/A

TESTING:
Quizzes - All quizzes must be passed with a 100% to proceed forward to the next lesson.
Final Exam- Final Exam must be passed with a 70% to pass the course. The final exam can be taken three times if necessary.