Powerpoint Engineering Ltd is the industry expert in providing specialised electrical testing products, services & training. We are the market leader in Ireland in niche industries such as Electrical Safety Equipment, Energy Monitoring, Lockout/Tagout & PAT Testing, having built up the necessary expertise, reputation and distribution agencies. Customers include generating stations, utility companies, manufacturing plants, facility managers, engineers, safety consultants & electrical contractors
Personnel undertaking service or maintenance work on industrial equipment fully understand the importance of energy control and know how to apply energy isolation and Lockout Tagout correctly
On completion of the course you will have a very good understanding of:
What is Lockout?
What is Tagout?
Lockout Tagout Definitions
The 5 Energy Sources- Electrical, Hydraulic, Mechanical, Thermal & Pneumatic
Legal Requirements for Lockout Tagout including Irish, UK, EU and USA regulations
Lockout Tagout Safety Programs and Procedures
Padlock Keying Systems and colour coding systems
Types of Lockout Devices including Electrical & Mechanical Lockout Devices
Our Lockout Tagout Safety Awareness Training Course syllabus is comprehensive and includes the following topics:
The 5 Energy Sources
Responsibilities - Employer, Supervisors, Authorised Employees & Affected Employees.
Lockout Tagout Safety Program & Implementation
Equipment and appropriate Lockout Devices
Padlock Keying Systems
Safety Signage and Tags
Internal Staff Training
External Personnel Induction
Cathal McGrath has over 10 years’ experience in the electrical industry and 4 years as a Trainer. Qualifications include:
FETAC Level 6 - -Train the Trainer
FPX Leadership and Project Management
FETAC Level 6 - -Electrician
City & Guilds Level 3 – Inspection,Testing & Verification of Electrical Equipment
In addition to this, Cathal has excellent Lockout Tagout product knowledge as we are authorised distributors for the main suppliers including Master Lock & Brady.
Half day course held in Portlaoise or on-site.
Assessment & certification
The course is accredited by NSAI to ISO Standard 9001:2008. On passing an examination, you will be issued with a Certificate of Completion.
Who should attend
Personnel including EH&S Personnel, Safety Officers, Plant Managers, Engineers, Maintenance and Operatives undertaking service or maintenance work on industrial equipment.