LOCKOUT TAGOUT (LOTO) < Back to Online Training List
Course Overview:

Hazardous energy exists in many forms across a diverse range of industries across Canada. Lockout and Tagout (or LOTO) is necessary to prevent the accident release of such hazardous energy. Lockout and Tagout standards require hazardous energy sources to be isolated and rendered inoperative before maintenance or servicing work can begin, therefore preventing the devastating injuries and deaths caused by unexpected energization.   

This Lockout/Tagout Training course will be presented in four chapters:

  • Chapter 1: LOTO Roles and Responsibilities
  • Chapter 2: Hazardous Forms of Energy
  • Chapter 3: Developing LOTO Procedures, and
  • Chapter 4: Locking Out and Tagging Out Equipment 

Upon completion, you will be presented with a final exam to test your knowledge. 


Course Length: 60 minutes
Maximum Class Size: 1
Certification: Upon successful completion of this online course, a certificate of completion will be available for download and printing.

By the end of this online course, you should be able to: 

  • Explain the purpose of LOTO and when it should be used
  • Describe the differences between primary and stored forms of energy
  • Provide examples of LOTO devices, and 
  • Describe the basic steps of performing LOTO
This course was created using standards that will allow playback on most internet capable devices with standard web browsing capabilities including Apple’s iTouch, iPad, and iPhone, as well as most other smart phones and tablets including those with Android and Windows operating systems.