Lockout Tagout & Basic Electrical Safety

  • Classroom

Lockout Tagout is a Cal-OSHA safety standard used to control hazardous energy. This training reviews types of energy sources, hazards of failure to isolate, isolation procedures, use and care of isolation equipment, and shutdown startup procedures. Electrical hazards, systems, proper personal protective equipment (PPE), and electrical safety in the workplace will also be reviewed.

If you are a person with a disability and need an accommodation to participate, please contact the California JPIA training division by email, training@cjpia.org, within two business days of the training date, noting that the Authority is closed on Fridays. 

Topics Covered

  • Control of Hazardous Energy - Six Step Procedure
  • Preparation for Shutdown
  • Equipment Shutdown
  • Equipment Isolation
  • Application of Lockout Tagout Devices
  • Control of Storage Energy
  • Equipment Isolation Verification
  • Procedures to Keep Machinery From Being Started Unexpectedly and to Prevent Stored Energy within the Equipment From Being Released
  • Improve Communication / Avoid Shortcuts to Prevent Accidents and Injury
  • Electrical Hazards
  • Electrical Systems
  • Electrical Safety


4 hours


CalOSHA Title 8, Section 3314


As Needed

Who Should Attend:

Employees Who Work With Electricity