New Lockout/Tagout Online Training Course Now Available at NFFS Academy

The Non-Ferrous Founders’ Society and partner THORS e-Learning Solutions are pleased to announced the release of a new online course, “Safety: Lockout/Tagout.” The course is now available for through the NFFS Academy foundry technical education program for the member rate of only $65!

Everyone working around or servicing a machine should be aware of the dangers associated with unanticipated energy release. Safety: Lockout Tagout (LOTO), is an online learning course designed for companies, individuals, and educational institutions who create, maintain, and regularly use LOTO procedures in their safety protocol program. For both the newcomer to the industry and the seasoned professional, this course will reinforce basic concepts surrounding energy sources on a machine and the methods involved in separating a machine from its energy sources, as well as cover the components of a training program and describe the inspections and record keeping procedures related to the application of LOTO. Case studies and a self-assessment are also presented so that course takers can test their knowledge of this important safety topic.

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