This course is designed to reflect the importance of LO/TO as an energy isolation program intended to protect the safety of maintenance personnel from the accidental startup of release of energy while conducting maintenance work. It details how LO/TO is designed to ensure that equipment is free of all energy sources prior to the commencement of any maintenance.
Participants will be shown various LO/TO safety kits, boxes, devices, locks and other equipment, and be able to interact with a LO/TO demo station within the classroom for a practical exercise.
Understand the need for energy control procedures and learn about different types and forms of energy.
Become familiar with all methods and procedures of LO/TO.
Understand employer’s responsibilities and employee training needs.
Be able to discern the differences between lockout & tagout.
Recognize job duties of the LO/TO program and inspection requirements.