Welding, Cutting and Brazing

Welding, Cutting and Brazing

UL Solutions
Updated Jul 24, 2024

What you'll learn

  • Describe the roles of personnel involved in welding, cutting, brazing and other hot work operations
  • Recognize how the hot work permit system ensures that all hazards are identified, communicated and controlled
  • Identify fire prevention techniques used during welding, cutting and brazing
  • Understand hazards associated with oxyacetylene and arc welding and methods to mitigate risks
  • Recall the proper storage, handling, transportation and use of compressed gas cylinders
  • Be aware of the chemical and physical agents produced in welding operations
  • Identify personal protective equipment (PPE) to be worn
Course DescriptionWelding, cutting, brazing and other hot work are common, and inherently dangerous, activities on many jobsites. Care must be taken to ensure that work is performed safely. This course introduces common hazards associated with welding, cutting and brazing and ways to prevent injury and damage. Ideal learners are workers who perform welding, cutting and brazing.