CAL-OSHA Online Safety Training

Hand and Power Tools

Hand and power tools are a part of our everyday lives and help us to easily perform tasks that otherwise would be difficult or impossible. However, these simple tools can be hazardous, and have the potential for causing severe injuries when used or maintained improperly. This course will introduce you to hand and power tool safety that reduce or eliminate these hazards.

Category: Construction
Duration: 1 Hour


Concrete and Masonry

Hand and Power Tools Training Objectives

  • To understand OSHA standards and rules associated with hand and power tools
  • To explore guarding technique or principles that apply to hand and power tools
  • To identify the precautions that are essential for safe use

Hand and Power Tools Training Topics

  • Introduction
  • General Requirements
  • Hazards of Hand and Power Tools
  • Types of tools
  • General precautions
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4321 Lakeway Blvd.
Lakeway, TX 78734 USA