Hand and Power Tool Safety (Unit Standard 12877 / 12878)

Course Content

  1. Introduction
  • Common causes of Accidents
  • Safe Practices
  • Inspect and Repair
  • Redressing Tools
  • Handles
  1. Hand Tools
  • Use
  • Hammers, Sledges and Mauls
  • Chisels, Pinches and Pins

Cutting Hand Tools

Screwdrivers

Holding Tools

Clamps

  1. Power Tools
  • Basic Safety
  • General Guidelines
  • Inspection and Repair

Electric Power Tools

Air Powered Tools

Pipe Power Tools

Powder-Activated Tools