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Environmental Health & Safety



Welding, Cutting, and Brazing


Welding, Cutting, and Brazing

Welding, cutting, and brazing are hazardous activities that pose a unique combination of both safety and health risks to more than 500,000 workers in a wide variety of industries. The risk from fatal injuries alone is more than four deaths per thousand workers over a working lifetime. This course will inform learners of potential health and safety concerns unique to welding, cutting, and brazing. The content in this course is designed to comply with the intent of the applicable regulatory requirements. Learner objectives are to: specify fire prevention techniques used during welding, cutting, and brazing; specify the proper handling, transportation, use, and storage of compressed gas cylinders; specify proper operating procedures to ensure a safe means of welding and cutting; identify potential health concerns associated with welding, cutting, and brazing; define the importance of using proper Personal Protective Equipment (PPE); and identify safety concerns while welding, cutting, and brazing in confined spaces.

Length:  30 min     Copyright: SkillSoft      Type: eCourse (online training)

Instructions for registration:

  1. (Students or Non-Employees only) Activate your UCR NetID
  2. Go to the URL http://ucrlearning.ucr.edu
  3. Login using your UCR NetID and password

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  1. Enter the word "welding" into the Search box
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  2. Click on the "Welding, Cutting, and Brazing" title,
    and select "Register
  3. Verify that the box is checked next to eCourse, and click on "Submit"

When you're ready to begin the course, click on "Start" next to the eCourse listing. You can pick up where you left off at anytime.

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