Many types of construction machinery use hydraulic systems to make work easier and more efficient. But because of the extraordinary power of hydraulics, it's critical for workers to understand how to work on and around these machines safely.
This safety-focused course explains the hazards of hydraulic systems and teaches workers how to prevent avoidable accidents. It is not intended to provide in-depth training on how to operate hydraulic equipment.
Complete Your OSHA Hydraulic Safety Course Online
Our online Hydraulic Safety course has numerous benefits, including:
- 24/7 course access
- Log on and off as needed
- Work on your course anywhere with internet access
- Email our course trainer with any questions
- You have 180 days to complete the course
Once you finish the course and pass a brief test on the core topics, you can instantly download your Certificate of Completion. The Hydraulic Safety course takes about 20 minutes to complete.
Learning Objectives for the Hydraulic Safety Course
The primary goal of this course is to teach you basic safety tips to follow while working around hydraulic equipment. You will learn about common hazards associated with hydraulics, including hydraulic fluid injuries.
Key topics covered in the course include:
- Hazards of hydraulics
- Safe practices for hydraulics inspections
- Working on or around hydraulics safely
- How to treat injuries caused by hydraulic fluid
The Hydraulic Safety course is ideal for anyone who operates or works around hydraulic equipment.