This course covers the role and responsibility of the employer to develop and implement an energy control program, or lock-out/tag-out (LOTO) for the protection of workers while performing servicing and maintenance activities on machinery and equipment.
Types of hazardous energy
Detecting hazardous conditions
Implementing control measures as they relate to the control of hazardous energy
Developing and implementing energy control programs including written isolation procedures
Training of authorized and affected employees
Periodic inspection of energy control procedures using the OSHA Control of Hazardous Energy Standard
Upon course completion the student will have the ability to explain the importance of energy control programs, procedures, training, audits and methods of controlling hazardous energy.
Minimum student contact hours: 7.5
Course Location: University of Cincinnati
260 Stetson Street
Stetson Building, Room 2110
Cincinnati, OH 45267