The Welding/Hot Work for Construction online safety course from OSHA Education School is designed to familiarize participants with the common safety hazards, safe work practices, and necessary control techniques surrounding welding operations. Following OSHA’s welding regulations, this course teaches participants to do engage in safe work practices to mitigate and prevent potential workplace injuries.
OSHA Education School’s Welding/Hot Work for Construction course teaches participants safe work practices, adhering to OSHA’s regulations surrounding welding safety. Participants will learn about the different kinds of welding hazards, including fumes and gases, fire and explosions, electric shock, and more. Participants will review safety data sheets (SDSs), the personal protective equipment (PPE) required for welding work, and applicable supervisory requirements. Specific course topics include the following:
Welding hazards and risks
General safety guidelines regarding welding
Specific industry terms discussed throughout the course include the following: