This class provides employees and supervisors with information on the regulations and best practices associated with hot-work, hot-work permits, fire watches and fire extinguisher use. This class is designed for employees engaged in hot-work and fire-watch activities and their supervisors and managers, including those who write and authorize hot-work permits and fire-watches. It is suitable for employees in many industries including manufacturing, construction, upstream oil & gas, etc. This class also serves as a refresher class for interested safety & health professionals and members of safety committees and incident management teams.
Nominal Course Length: 4-Hours
Applicable Regulations and Consensus Codes: 29 CFR 1910 Subpart Q, 29 CFR 1926 Subpart J, 29 CFR §1910.157: Portable Fire Extinguishers, NFPA 51B: Standard for Fire Prevention During Welding, Cutting and Other Hot Work, NFPA 10: Portable Fire Extinguishers, API RP 74: Recommended Practice for Occupational Safety for Onshore Oil and Gas Production Operations and API RP 2009: Safe Welding, Cutting and Hot Work Practices in the Petroleum & Petrochemical Industries