Permit to Work System Failure Training

Course Name: How A Permit To Work System Can Fail

This awareness level course aims to help workers understand how a permit to work system can fail and why commitment to adhering to permit to work systems is vital. The course uses case studies to exemplify the importance of permit to work systems so workers can take necessary precautions.

The Course Includes:

Comprehensive yet concise explanation

Certificate on completion

Simple login & user access

The latest industry best practice

Learning Outcomes:

Learn with real-life case studies where workers have lost lives

Understand the purpose of a permit to work system

Identify issues in permit to work systems beforehand

Gain awareness of common reasons behind the permit to work systems failure

Learn the ways this system is vital to working effectively

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How a Permit to Work System Can Fail

£25.00 +VAT

Courses Price per Course
1 - 14 £25.00
15 - 24 £22.00
25 - 34 £20.00
35 - 44 £18.00
45 - 59 £15.00
60 - 69 £14.00
70 - 89 £12.00
90 - 99 £10.00
100 - 200 £9.50

About Permit to Work System Failure Training

This online course on permit to work failures explores case studies where many workers lost their lives due to a deficiency in work systems. The course highlights common failures, such as the failure to follow these systems, and introduces several practical measures to promote an effective approach.

A permit to work system does not mean that a job is safe and that it can be undertaken without precaution. To be effective, workers need to know their role, be competent to carry it out, follow the system every time and remain vigilant. Anything less than this could cost lives.

Why Is Permit to Work System Failure Training Important?

Despite great strides to improve workplace health and safety, an estimated 317 million non-fatal injuries while 321,000 fatal injuries occur annually in the workplace globally.

Using permits to work for high-risk jobs can help minimise the risk of injuries and accidents at work and help businesses comply with the law.

The Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 requires business owners to provide adequate safe systems of work. It is part of their legal duty for ensuring the health, safety and welfare of employees at work.

Although there are many safe work systems, the permit to work is designed to manage work activities where the risk factor is high. The consequences of failing to control these risks can result in severe injuries and accidents.

Course Outline

Single Module

30+ minutes

This course contains the following sections:

  • Case Study 1 – Electrician Accident
  • Case Study 2 – Fire In Storage Still
  • Case Study 3 – Piper Alpha Accident
  • Case Study 4 – Oil Rig Welding Accident
  • Rule 1: Don’t Start Without One
  • Rule 2: Know How the PTW Operates
  • Rule 3: Keep Yourself & Others Informed
  • Rule 4: Pay Attention at Handovers & Suspensions
  • Rule 5: Having the Right Trade & Job Skills
  • Rule 6: Work with a “What If?” Mentality
  • Rule 7: Stop If Necessary

Why Choose Permit to Work System Failure Training with Human Focus?

With this course, users dealing with permit to work systems can gain an understanding of why it is important and the consequences of not having one.

Study any time & in bite-size sessions

Less costly than a classroom training

Discounts on volume purchases

Excellent trainee support

Help reduce injury risk and fatalities at work in high-risk jobs

Improve worker safety and regulatory compliance through real-life examples of non-compliance failures

Improve worker safety and regulatory compliance through real-life examples of non-compliance failures

Inform users of the importance of work permits and following the system procedures

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Permit to Work System Failure Training Certification

permit to work system failure training certificate

End of Course Assessment

At the end of the course, users must complete an end of course assessment before earning their certification.

The end of course test is:

  • 100% online
  • Multiple choice

A score of 80% is required to pass the test.

Approved Certification

The downloadable printable certificate approved by IIRSM will be issued instantly on course completion.

What does my certificate include?

The permit to work system failure training certificate includes Trainee’s name, Company name, Course name, Date of completion, Expiry date and name of the approval body.

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