Hot Work Programs

This course covers any work that involves working with or around open flames or sparks, or anything that could potentially start a fire. More specifically 29 CFR 1910.251 to 255 titled Welding, Cutting, and Brazing. This training course is designed to help guide you in developing a program in compliance with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) General Industry standard Subpart Q for Hot Work.

Who needs this course?

As an employer this course will show you how to comply with the OSHA regulation and audit your program. This is an awareness program that introduces hot work safety information. This program does not teach welding, cutting, brazing or any other skills associated with hot work.

As an employee, you will learn how the program works as an affected employee and as an authorized employee. All employees will learn to recognize related hot work hazards and how to avoid injuries.

Course Content

  • Hot Work Hazards
  • How to develop a complete program
  • Fire Watch / Fire Prevention
  • General Protection for Employees
  • Health Concerns of Welding Fumes
  • Ventilation
  • The Hot Work Permit Forms

Course Credit

1 Hour


This is an information course and does not require test.

* CANCELLATION/REFUND POLICY: In order to receive a refund for a course, you must notify the designated Employer Advantage instructor and withdraw from the class 5 business days prior to the training event. If a scheduled class has less than the minimum number of enrollees or weather conditions make travel unsafe, Employer Advantage will cancel the class and refund any fees previously paid by the enrollee. All refunds will be in the form of a check.

For Employer Advantage PEO clients, if you fail to withdraw an employee from a class at least 5 business days prior to the training event, you will be invoiced the non-client employee price.

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