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Hot Work Overview

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the hazards of hot work
  • Describe the authorizations, area preparations and fire prevention methods you must have in place prior to performing hot work that can protect you and others from hot work hazards
  • Recognize how using proper PPE and implementing safe equipment preparation practices and start and stop practices can protect you and others from hot work hazards

Available in English

10 Minutes

In this lesson, you will learn the hazards of hot work and the actions you can take to either prevent them or protect yourself from them and the injuries associated with this type of work. 

Course Outline
  • Hot Work Overview
     
Regulations
  • 29 CFR 1910.252 - Welding, Cutting, and Brazing General Requirements
  • 29 CFR 1910.253 - Oxygen-Fuel Gas Cutting and Welding
  • 29 CFR 1910.254 - Arc Welding and Cutting
  • 29 CFR 1910.Subpart L - Fire Protection