Welding is a very effective workplace technique used to fuse or cut metal, though it is not without dangers. Knowing the hazards of welding and following the correct procedures will help prevent personal injury, fatalities, and property damage. This course will cover welding-specific personal protective equipment, arc and gas welding, brazing and soldering, as well as the hazards they present. Lastly, this course discusses safety procedures used to minimize the exposure to different welding hazards.
Based on: Industry Standards and Best Practices
Welding Safety - Copyright 2015. Run time: 16 minutes. Test time: 10 minutes. Total time: 26 minutes.
Welding Safety - Learning Objectives
- Describe the different welding-specific personal protective equipment
- Describe why different filter plates are used
- Differentiate between the different welding types
- Identify and describe different welding hazards