LOTO-Lockout Tagout-Professional

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There are two courses on LOTO from Abhisam. One is the free Basic LOTO training that can be taken by anybody and covers all the fundamentals about lockout tagout in all industries.

This course is a premium LOTO training course. This course is much more detailed than the basic course and covers many things that are not covered in the basic LOTO Course.

In this course, you will first learn about the basics of LOTO- short for Lockout Tagout. Then we will learn about OSHA Standards, other regulatory body rules such as applicable parts of the EU Machinery Directive, how to develop and maintain LOTO Procedures and details about the LOTO training that is to be given to employees.

If you are new to LOTO then please see the video below to know what LOTO means.

What is LOTO?

Why this LOTO Course?

This course covers everything that a manager, supervisor, safety professional or a business owner needs to know about lockout and tagout, including the details about the OSHA Lockout Tagout Standard, guidelines on developing LOTO procedures, implementing them in your workplace, ready to use templates and more.

Will I get a certificate?

Every learner can also earn a free Certificate of Competency in LOTO when they take this course. Also earn an electronic badge that can be added to your LinkedIn profile, that shows the world that you are a LOTO Professional.


What does the course contain?

The course covers the subject in several modules as listed below.

Module 1 –  Basics of LOTO

  • Introduction to this course
  • ABC Industries Example
  • Why LOTO?
  • Why LOTO?
  • Hazardous Energy
  • Types of Hazardous Energies
  • Identifying Equipment for LOTO
  • Types of Hazardous Energy
  • Identifying Hazardous Energies
  • Categories of Hazardous Energy
  • Control of Hazardous Energy
  • Electrical Energy
  • Motor Power Supply Diagram
  • Other Electrical Lockouts
  • Lockout
  • Tagout
  • Video
  • Who needs LOTO training?
  • Authorized employees
  • Affected employees
  • Other employees
  • Lockout tagout devices
  • Lockout Padlocks
  • Lockout HASP
  • Lockout tagout devices
  • Valve Lockout
  • Lockout Stations
  • OSHA Standards for LOTO
  • Employer’s Duties for LOTO


Module 2 – Standards & Legal Requirements

  • Introduction
  • Standards for lockout tagout
  • Standards for lockout tagout
  • EU Machinery Directive
  • EU Machinery Directive-2
  • EU Machinery Directive-3
  • EU Machinery Directive-4
  • EU Machinery Directive-5
  • Consequences of non compliance
  • Consequences of non-compliance of standards
  • OSHA violations clause-wise
  • Consequences of non-compliance of standards


 Module 3 – OSHA Standards

  • Introduction
  • OSHA Standard 1910.147
  • OSHA Standard 1910.147
  • OSHA Standard Scope
  • OSHA Standard Purpose
  • OSHA Standard Definitions
  • OSHA Standard -Energy Control Program
  • OSHA Standard 1910.147 c(7)
  • OSHA Standard 1910.147 c(7)
  • OSHA Standard-Employee Retraining
  • OSHA Standard Application of Control
  • OSHA Standard -Device Application
  • OSHA Standard -Release
  • OSHA Standard Removal
  • OSHA Standard -Additional Requirements
  • OSHA Standard – Shipyard requirements

Module 4 – LOTO Procedure

  • Introduction
  • What is a Lockout Tagout Procedure?
  • Details about LOTO Procedures
  • Which Equipment Needs a Procedure?
  • Identifying Equipment that needs a procedure
  • Equipment and Energy source matrix
  • Stored Energy Equipment
  • Exceptions to the LOTO Procedure
  • Components of a Lockout Tagout Procedure
  • Information required in the Lockout Tagout Procedure
  • Components of a Machine-Specific Procedure
  • Generic Procedures and Their Limitations
  • Lockout tagout Sample Procedure
  • Develop your own LOTO procedure

Module 5 –  LOTO Training

  • Introduction
  • Who needs LOTO training?
  • Authorized employees
  • Affected employees
  • Other employees
  • Training Records
  • Re-Training Records
  • Tag Limitations
  • Tag Precautions
  • What Employers must do?
  • What Employees must do

Module 6 –  Self Assessment Test

The self assessment test enables you to measure your own level of understanding of Lockout Tagout and also practice for the associated exam.

On completion of this e-learning course, the learner can take the associated exam and earn a certificate from Abhisam after passing it.