Lock Out Tag Out procedures are used in the manufacturing and construction industry to ensure that machinery and equipment that could be a potential hazard to engineers and technicians are rendered inoperable while maintenance is being performed on the equipment.

LCE have developed this course to develop a participants knowledge in the legislation, tools, responsibilities and practice of LOTO procedures.

The course does have a practical element, and participants will get familiar with the types of equipment and tools that are used in LOTO. There will also be case studies provided that emphasise the importance of proper LOTO procedures.

  • Introduction
  • Machine Hazards
  • Energy types
  • LOTO
  • Review of LOTO in your organisation
  • LOTO practical equipment use
  • Case studies

On completion of the course delegates should:

  • Understand energy sources
  • Appreciate the importance of isolation
  • Be able to identify sources of isolation
  • Be able to implement LOTO requirements
  • Be familiar with the organisation LOTO procedure
  • Be able to use the LOTO equipment

An LCE Certificate of completion will be awarded to each participant on successful completion of the course.