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Lockout / Tagout


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Training Duration: 6-8 hours (depending on student's skill and knowledge).

Delivery Method: In person, at OOSHEW's training facility.

Equipment Requirements: None.

Course Literature: Accessible with mobile application.

Training Card: Digital format and includes hyperlinked class photos and course literature. Valid for 3 years.

PPE Required: None.

Student Prerequisite: None.

Large Employers: Access to OOSHEW's robust training database (training records from your employees and your subcontractors).

Course Summary

This training is for workers who work on a system that is de-energized and isolated from hazardous energy.


Theory Lessons

  • Applicable OH&S Regulations (Federal and Provincial).

  • Applicable CSA Standards.

  • Purpose for lockout/tagout.

  • Process of lockout/tagout.

  • Process for removing an abandoned personal lock.

  • Types of hazardous energy.

  • Types of isolation devices.

  • Workplace safety.


    Practical Lessons

  • Hazard & risk assessment and control measures.

  • Lockout planning.

  • Lockout manifest.

  • Personal lockout log record keeping.

  • Use of isolating devices.

  • Use of personal locks.

  • Lockout of an energized system.