Course Description:

Hot work can be defined as any operation such as brazing, cutting, welding, grinding, soldering, or torching that can cause sparks or flames. While such work is necessary, the hazards associated can be minimized through an effective hot work permit program. This 30-minute course provides an overview of an OSHA-compliant hot work permit program, including the permit process, roles and responsibilities, and controls used to minimize the risk of fire. The content in this course is designed to comply with the intent of the applicable regulatory requirements.

Course Topics:

Hot work permit programs.
Permit Authorizing Individual
Responsibilities of the supervisor
Responsibilities of the hot work operator
Responsibilities of the fire watch
Minimize fire and injury risks
Controls and protective equipment

Who Should Attend:

All personnel involved in hot work operations

Regulatory Requirements:

Various OSHA Regulations