Welding Safety (1 Hour)
OSHA requires that all employees should be provided with a training program for welding. In this course, you will learn about the various welding operations, the applicable OSHA standards, and different suggestions for protection welders and coworkers from exposure to the many hazardous substances in welding fume. After completing all of the required sections, you will be able to immediately print your nationall accepted certificate of completion. This certificate is valid for one year. @HomePrep is a National Leader in online education. With over 100,000 satisfied students and a course catalog of over 1,000 classes, we are here to help you – Invest in Yourself.
Requirements and Certification Overview
Our online Welding Safety Training program is one of the fastest and easiest ways to complete your required training. After completing all of the required sections. You will be able to immediately print your Nationally Accepted certificate of completion. The certificate is valid for 1 year.
For an additional fee, we can mail your certificate to you and include a pocket card.
OSHA requires that all employees should be provided with a training program for welding. The training needs to cover recognizing hazards and the procedures for minimizing hazards.
Who Should Take This Course
Our training meets OSHA standards. It’s important to check with your employer for any additional safety requirements. It’s important to keep a copy of your course completion certificate for your own records.
In this course, you will learn all about the various welding operations, the applicable OSHA standards, and different suggestions for protecting welders and coworkers from exposure to the many hazardous substances in welding fume.
Our course covers topics including:
- Controlling Hazardous Fume and Gases during Welding
- Types of Welding
- Welding Fume and Its Factors
- Short and Long Term Health Effects to Welding Fumes
- Welding and Hexavalent Chromium
- OSHA standards
- Reducing Exposure to Welding Fume
- Arc Welding Safety
- Selecting and Installing the Arc Welder
- Fire Prevention
- Arc Weld Personal Protection
- Safe Operation of the Welder
- Safety Precautions for Engine Powered Welders
- First Aid
- Gas Welding
- Storage and Handling
- Gas Welding Safety Tips
- New Welding Technologies
- Laser Welding
- Electronic Beam Welding
- Robot Welders
- Electrical Hazards
- Hazards of Welding in Confined Spaces
- Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
- Reducing the Hazards of Welding