Powered Hand Tools: Effectiveness & Safe Operation



Examine the basic rules and regulations for using and handling powered tools properly and safely. Powered hand tools make many tasks a great deal easier but also have the potential to make them a great deal more dangerous, it is vital that workers understand powered hand tool safety and risks, appropriate and proper use of personal protective equipment, as well as surrounding areas while using tools, and much more. Ensuring the effectiveness and safe operation of powered hand tools is critical to ensuring the safety of the workers that use them and those around them.

The topics covered in this training session are:

  • Electric & Battery Hand Tools
  • Tool Safety & Risks
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Common Tools & Safety
  • Pneumatic Hand Tools
  • Tools & Your Surroundings

Completion of the theory assessment will take place online.


  • Ability to read, write and understand English
  • Must have access to a computer with internet connection


This course will consist of short videos and reading material followed by multiple choice questions. This course is completed at your own pace and should take approximately 30 minutes.


On successful completion of this course students will be issued with a Certificate of Completion for Powered Hand Tools: Effectiveness & Safe Operation.

To enrol in this course, click “Book Now” to complete our online enrolment form. Once your booking has been processed you will be sent an email containing your login details to commence the online course.