Lockout/Tagout for Authorized Persons 2.0

  • 7 topics | 55m 1s
  • Includes Assessment
  • Up to 30 languages
  • Transcripts
This course provides information about control of hazardous energy and work under the protection of a Lockout/Tagout permit. The intent of the course is to provide information on lockout/tagout practices and the significance of lockout/tagout devices. The course was developed and reviewed with subject matter support provided by certified subject matter experts and industry professionals. Please note, the course materials and content were current with the laws and regulations at the time of the last expert review, however, they may not reflect the most current legal developments. Nothing herein, or in the course materials, shall be construed as professional advice as to any particular situation with respect to compliance with legal statutes or requirements.


  • identify the purpose of OSHA Standard 29 CFR 1910.147
  • identify reasons commonly cited for failing to act in accordance with an OSHA-compliant lockout/tagout program
  • identify operations during which the OSHA standard on control of hazardous energy apply
  • identify equipment or operations to which the OSHA standard does not apply
  • match types of hazardous energy to their definitions
  • identify the criteria for procedures that must be met in an OSHA-compliant lockout/tagout program
  • identify the criteria that must be met for training programs in an OSHA Compliant lockout/tagout program
  • identify the criteria that must be met for lockout tagout devices as part of a lockout/tagout safety program
  • identify the requirements for the placement and removal of lockout/tagout devices
  • identify the criteria that must be met by all lockout/tagout devices
  • identify the lockout/tagout measures that apply when service is performed by a group
  • identify available methods for ensuring lockout/tagout protection in the case of shift or personnel changes
  • identify the lockout/tagout training requirements as described by the OSHA standard
  • identify lockout/tagout training requirements for affected employees
  • identify lockout/tagout training requirements for authorized employees
  • identify lockout/tagout procedure inspection requirements


  • Purpose of the OSHA Standard
  • Applicability of the OSHA Standard
  • Program Criteria and Hazardous Energy Types
  • Lockout/Tagout Devices and Procedures
  • Lockout/Tagout Service Measures and Protections
  • Training Requirements
  • Inspection Requirements