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Electrical Safety and LOTO for General Industry

    Electrical Safety and LOTO for General Industry

    Course Overview  

    This intermediate online safety course covers the lockout/tagout (LOTO) safety procedures to use when working with electrical equipment. This course will teach you to recognize electrical hazards, to understand how LOTO safety can affect you and which forms of personal protective equipment (PPE) are appropriate for working around electricity.

    Intended Audience

    This LOTO online safety course is designed for all employees in the General Industry sector who work with electrical equipment in the workplace, including those in:

    • Manufacturing
    • General Office
    • Warehousing and Distribution
    • Property Management
    • Construction
    • Maritime

    Learning Objectives

    This electrical safety training teaches the basics of electricity and electrical safety. In this course, you will learn how LOTO works and why it is necessary. You will also learn the importance of ensuring that hazardous electrical energy sources are identifiable, secured and prevented from injuring anybody.

    Course Topics

    • Basics of Electricity
    • Basic Electrical Safety
    • Electrical Hazards
    • Safe Work Practices
    • Circuit Protection Devices
    • Equipment Design
    • Protective Equipment
    • Control of Electrical Energy
    • Methods of Isolation
    • Energy Control Program
    • Working With Electricity


    • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
    • Federal OSHA
    • Lockout/Tagout (LOTO)
    • Safe Work Practices
    • Guarding of Live Parts
    • Grounding
    • Circuit Protection Devices
    • Ground Fault Circuit Interrupters (GFCI)
    • Control Of Hazardous Energy (COHE)
    • Zero Energy State
    • Energy Control Devices

    Features and Benefits

    By taking ClickSafety’s Electrical Safety and LOTO online safety course, you will learn how to identify and control electrical hazards. Once you have successfully completed this course, you will:

    • Know not to work on live electrical equipment unless you are specifically trained to do so
    • Know the importance of ensuring your equipment is in good condition and that all circuits are properly grounded
    • Understand the importance of always using proper PPE
    Burlington, MA 01803
    Call: 800.971.1080