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Control measure

Consider isolating power supplies to control extreme heat

TRAINING SPECIFICATION

Knowledge and understanding

Control measure element Learning outcome

Consider isolating power supplies to control extreme heat

Understand:

  • Sources of extreme heat in the industrial environment
  • How sources of extreme heat may be controlled or isolated
  • Methods of reducing temperature on surfaces, equipment and the atmosphere
  • The safe systems of work and control measures that can be applied to reduce risk from extreme heat

Practical application

Control measure element Learning outcome

Consider isolating power supplies to control extreme heat

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Gather information to confirm the use of extreme heat processes and equipment
  • Identify the isolation procedure with a responsible person or specialist adviser
  • Isolate power to extreme heat source(s) as required to meet the needs of the incident
  • Establish safe systems of work and implement control measures when working in the area affected by extreme heat