This program’s goal is to introduce learners to a variety of power and hand tools widely used in the construction industry. Topics will include identifying different kinds of tools, safety procedures, and imperatives for each tool, and PPE required for various tools.
This course is a general elective course that can help fulfill the requirement for an individual applying for a Site Safety Training Card. This is an awareness level training only and does not provide any other qualification or authorization outside of the Site Safety Training Card.
Course fee does not include the cost of an SST Card.
Course Hour1 Hour
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Upon completion of this course, students will…
- Define and differentiate the terms “hand tool” and “power tool”
- Identify silica-producing tools and apply best practices to limit dust
- Safely use abrasive, cutting, and powder-actuated tools
- Describe how workers and the public can be protected when various tools are in use
Users must grant access to their desktop/laptop’s camera and microphone in order to successfully complete this training. It is recommended that students complete the training on a computer with Google Chrome as the browser.
The use of a mobile device, like a smartphone, may result in unintended issues running the course.
100% attendance in the course and active participation in all learning activities including a required multiple-choice quiz to be eligible to receive a course completion card.