Lockout/Tagout

Summary

This course is a brief description of the regulatory requirements and industry best practices that govern the individuals
in the course. The following regulations and industry best practices are introduced or reviewed (depending upon the experience of the participant).

Any worker who is expected to work within a lock-out program to ensure compliance with regulations and industry
best practices, as well as internal company policies. An understanding of the expectations of Regulators and Company Management is required to guarantee compliance.

COURSE DURATION
4 hours
CEU Value
0.4

Course Outline

  • Applicable Regulations/Legislation and Legal Requirements (Overview)
  • Roles & Responsibilities
  • Lockout vs Tagout
  • Hazardous Energy
  • Injuries and Common Causes
  • Lockout Devices
  • Basic Procedures
  • Lockout/Tagout System (General)
  • Individual and Group Lockout
  • Risk Assessment
  • Hierarchy of Controls
  • Steps for Shutdown (General)