Welding and Cutting

Overview :

Welding and cutting for Construction. Buy now $24.95 Welding and cutting are dangerous operations that require certain safety precautions. To help keep the workplace safe, OSHA provides some general safety guidelines. In addition to the general guidelines, there are some additional safety rules that must be followed for each specific type of welding and cutting - namely, gas welding and cutting, arc welding and cutting, and resistance welding. All of these requirements are covered in this course.

Most of the OSHA regulations on welding and cutting are included in OSHA's General Industry regulations, 29 CFR 1910, in Subpart Q, Welding, Cutting, and Brazing. Additional rules are found in the OSHA regulations covering the Construction Industry, 29 CFR 1926, Subpart J, Welding and Cutting. This course focuses on the General Industry Standard, but the relevant safety regulations from the Construction Standard are included here, too.

Learning Outcomes

After taking this course, you will be able to:

  • Outline the general safety requirements for welding and cutting

  • Describe the safety precautions to use for the different types of welding and cutting.


This course is intended for all employees who work on or around welding and cutting operations.


OSHA - 29 CFR 1910 Subpart Q and 1926 Subpart J

Approximate Length

1 hour

Continuing Education Units

Welding and cutting for Construction. Buy now $24.95

0.1 CEU(s)

Delivery Method



This course has these features and more:

  • Multimedia
  • Narration
  • Interactivity
  • Easy navigation
  • Supplementary material
  • Links to regulations
  • Real-world scenarios
  • Objective-based exams
  • Continuing Education Units.

IACET Continuing Education Units - American Safety Council, as the parent company of National Safety Training, has been accredited as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET), 1760 Old Meadow Road, Suite 500, McLean, VA 22102; (703) 506-3275.

In obtaining this approval, American Safety Council has demonstrated that it complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard which is recognized internationally as a standard of good practice. As a result of their Authorized Provider accreditation status, American Safety Council is authorized to offer IACET CEUs for its programs that qualify under the ANSI/IACET Standard.