Safety Essentials

Safe Use of Portable Hand Tools

This course aims to provide an overview of the hazards associated with the use of portable hand tools and the measures that should be in place to control the risk of injury
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Learning Outcomes


LO1 Give examples of the types of portable hand tools used in the Oil and Gas Industry
LO2 Identify the hazards posed by the use of portable hand tools
LO3 Identify the legislative requirements associated with the use of hand tools
LO4 Explain how to mitigate the risks posed by the regular use of hand tools
LO5 Explain the importance of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), including suitable hand protection