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Hands: Preventing Hand Injury

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31 to 62 minutes
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Mastery Technologies, Inc.
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Aspen Publishers
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"Hand Protection: Preventing Hand Injury" is a comprehensive training that focuses on the prevention of finger and hand injuries.

This broadcast-quality program shows various types of hand protection for various tasks. Your workers will learn to identify and respect hand hazards, to perform hazardous tasks properly, where and when not to wear gloves, good hygiene practices, and first aid.

After completion of this program, your workers will have participated in over twenty interactions related to hand protection.

  • Install on any SCORM LMS
  • Rich multimedia presentation with interactions and quiz
  • Print certificate and wallet card
  • You have 60 days to complete the course

For all workers.

The course presents the following topical areas:
  • Protective Equipment
    • Why protect your hands?
    • Gloves
    • Barrier cream
    • Finger cots
  • Hand Hazards
    • Types of hazards
    • Inspection
    • Loose items
    • Safety guards
    • Lockout/Tagout procedures
  • First-Aid and Hygiene
    • Prevention
    • First aid
    • Skin disease
Intended Performance Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course you will be better prepared to:
  • Protect hands from injury.
    • List items that protect hands.
    • Identify possible injuries that can result from common work tasks.
    • Relate hand injury to the risk of disability.
  • Judge the use of hand protection.
    • List conditions under which gloves should be worn.
    • List conditions under which gloves should not be worn.
    • List common types of protective gloves and what they protect against.
    • Distinguish common methods of protection with various work tasks.
    • List protective equipment other than gloves and state each one's usefulness.
  • Identify what hand hazards are.
    • List types of hand and finger hazards.
    • Cite examples of how hand and finger injuries occur.
    • List practices that help prevent hand injury.
  • Avoid hand injuries.
    • Identify preventative measures to avoid hand injuries.
    • List precautions for working with machinery.
  • Demonstrate good hygiene practices.
    • Cite examples of good hygiene.
    • List items that harm your hands and skin.
  • Practice first aid.
    • Describe the hazards that cuts and abrasions pose to health.
    • Administer basic first aid for minor cuts and abrasions.
    • Assess the need for first aid and medical attention.

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