What tasks require training before I can perform them?

Posted: April 2, 2020 at 2:43 pm

There are some tasks that require you to work with equipment or chemicals that can cause injury if not used properly. Below are some tasks that require formal training:

  • Working with hazardous materials, chemicals, or substances
  • Operating machinery such as a forklift, aerial lift, or skid steer loader
  • Working in confined spaces
  • Working on energized equipment which includes electrical, pressure, or thermal energy.
  • Working in a laboratory¬†(including¬†maintenance or housekeeping-related tasks in a laboratory)
  • Using a respirator or hearing protection
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