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Compressed Air Safety: To The Point

12 Lessons
12-21 Minutes
9 Quiz Questions

Course Overview


There are numerous kinds of hazards in a workplace that can cause severe injuries, and one such hazard is presented by the use of compressed air to power our tools and equipment. This course teaches employees the critical-to-know safe work practices for working with compressed air. This course starts by demonstrating a pre-use inspection. The course goes on to demonstrate the use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), as well as how to connect, handle, disconnect, and store your equipment. Finally, this course explains the use of pressure-reducing nozzles and dead man’s switches. Compressed air must be used only for its intended purpose. Even when you follow this basic concept, you must be aware of the hazards involved in working with this invaluable energy source. If you are careless or negligent, you risk serious injury or even death. Utilize the information presented here and learn how to work more safely with compressed air.

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    Key Audience


    All employees using compressed air

    Course Topics


    Introduction
    Background
    Pre-Use Inspection
    Personal Protective Equipment
    Connecting The Tool To The Air Hose
    Safe Work Practices
    Disconnecting & Storing The Equipment
    Other Safety Basics
    Hazards Of Cleaning With Compressed Air
    Pressure-Reducing Nozzles & Dead Man's Switches
    Why Cleaning The Body With Compressed Air Is So Dangerous
    Using Compressed Air Only For Its Intended Purpose

    Course Detail


    Course ID
    ttpccasa_vod

    Time

    12-21 Min
    Questions
    9

    Languages

    en-es

    video format

    HD

    captions

    Yes

    Resources

    Yes

    Lessons

    12

    Remediation

    Yes

    Bookmarking

    Yes

    Feedback

    Yes

    Microlearning

    no