Permit to Work


Course attendees will deepen their understanding of work permits, its procedure & related pre- cautionary measures/equipments.


By the end of this course participants will be able to:

  • Describe and explain their responsibilities within a permit to work system

  • Describe and implement effectively the permit to work procedures.


  • Introduction and definition
  • The purposes of work permit systems
  • General recommendation
  • Type of certificates
  • The procedure for initiating /completing the permit
  • The roles of permit applicant, holder and responsible
  • Excavations / trenching / shoring
  • Hazards & precautions
  • Electrical safety
  • Hot work program
  • Lockout / tag out program

Who Can Benefit?

All personnel who involved in the permit to work system