Work Permits

 Provide an overview and basic knowledge of industry permit to work requirements.

Course Outline:

  • Introduction to Permit to Work
  • Life Cycle of a Permit to Work
    • Identify need for work permit
    • Prepare work site for authorized work
    • Raise and issue work permits
    • Monitor work for compliance
    • Receive end of day report
    • Close work permit
  • Legal responsibilities
  • Permit to Work (PTW) key players
    • An examination of the relationship between those issuing permits and those working under PTW
  • PTW documentation
    • Contractor working
    • Hot work
    • Working in confined spaces
    • Working at height/roof work
    • Working with hazardous substances
    • Work requires energy (electrical, pneumatic etc.) isolation
    • Excavation

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

SELA Safety Council, LLC. training conforms to OSHA CBT Training standards and ANSI Z490.1. Criteria for Accepted Practices in Safety, Health and Environmental Training. SELA Safety Council, LLC. follows all ANSI training criteria.

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Estimated Time: 30 Minutes

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