Handling Power Tools

Want more information on using power tools safely? Then this is the course for you.

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About this course

This course provides all the essential information needed for understanding how to use power tools safely, touching on general safety and the avoidance of common injuries.


The Handling Power Tools course integrates visual representations to ensure the most detailed approach to understanding the functions and hazards of commonly used power tools in various industries.

What you'll learn with "Handling Power Tools" course

  • General Safety
  • Common Injuries

"Handling Power Tools" Content

  • General Safety

    This lesson contains general safety information for any power tool.

    Lesson Excerpts

    • There are a few general rules to follow that will help you and your co workers stay safe while using power tools. Let's jump right in and look at the first rule you should follow!

      There are a few general rules to follow that will help you and your co workers stay safe while using power tools. Let's jump right in and look at the first rule you should follow!
    • Always inspect your tools...

      Always inspect your tools...
    • Keep your workspace clean A cluttered floor can lead to accidental trips or falls which can be extremely dangerous when working with hand and power tools.

      Keep your workspace clean A cluttered floor can lead to accidental trips or falls which can be extremely dangerous when working with hand and power tools.
  • Common Injuries

    After this lesson you should realise the life changing effects bad practice can have.

    Lesson Excerpts

    • Which do you think is the most dangerous power tool from the list below?

    • Injuries can be caused by user error, accidents, or from manufacturer’s defects in the tool.

      Injuries can be caused by user error, accidents, or from manufacturer’s defects in the tool.
    • On the next slide we will see the price you pay if you do not follow proper safety procedures!

      On the next slide we will see the price you pay if you do not follow proper safety procedures!

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"The Handling Power Tools course really reiterated the most important factors to consider when using power tools in my job. The pictures used to illustrate the content were also engaging and super useful."

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