This course gives you a basic understanding
about OSHA’s role in prevention and elimination of work-related illnesses
and injuries. Hand and power tools are a part of our everyday lives and help
us to easily perform tasks that otherwise would be difficult or impossible.
However, these simple tools can be hazardous, and have the potential for
causing severe injuries when used or maintained improperly. Special
attention toward hand and power tool safety is necessary in order to reduce
or eliminate these hazards.
To understand OSHA standards
and rules associated with hand and power tools
To explore guarding technique
or principles that apply to hand and power tools
To identify the precautions
that are essential for safe use
- Hazards of Hand and
- Types of tools
- General precautions
Please see the state/regulatory requirement from the course catalog page.
This course has been approved for 1 hour.
Quizzes - All quizzes must be passed with a 100% to proceed forward to the
Final Exam- Final Exam must be passed with a 70% to pass the course. The
final exam can be taken three times if necessary.