Hand and Power Tool Safety

 

 

29 CFR 1910.241-244

Course Training:

This course will teach employees the importance of hand and power tool safety and how to achieve it. Employees who successfully complete this course should learn the common hazards of different types of hand and power tools, including electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic and abrasive-wheel tools and how to minimize or eliminate those hazards.

This course is intended for general industry employees who, as part of their regular work duties, are required to use or work around hand and power tools.

The employer must ensure that each operator is evaluated to confirm that he/she understands the information provided in the training.

Course Time:
1 Hr.

Course Objectives:

This class will cover the following subjects:
Identify the three main causes of injury from hand and power tools and methods of injury prevention
Identify the employer and employee responsibilities for safe use
Identify common hand tools and their safe work practices
Identify and discuss common power tools and their safe work practices
Identify electric tool hazards and describe their safe work practices and inspection procedures
Identify power abrasive wheel tool hazards and describe their safe work practices and inspection procedures
Identify pneumatic tool hazards and describe their safe work practices and inspection procedures
Identify power-actuated tool hazards and describe their safe work practices and inspection procedures
Identify hydraulic power tool hazards and describe their safe work practices and inspection procedures

Course Offered:

Online SELA website, Scheduled On-site Class, Program Package purchase.

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