USF OTI Education Center

USF Health - College of Public Health

OSHA 2045

2045 – Machinery and Machine Guarding Standards

Days: 4  Hours: 26  CEUs: 2.5  Tuition: $750  

Course Description:

This course covers the various types of common machinery, machine safe guards, and related OSHA regulations and procedures. Guidance is provided on the hazards associated with various types of machinery and the determination of proper machine safe guards. Course topics include machinery processes, mechanical motions, points of operation, control of hazardous energy sources (lockout/tagout), guarding of portable powered tools, and common OSHA machine guarding violations. Program highlights include the ability to recognize hazards and provide options for control and hazard abatement through machine safeguarding inspection workshops. Upon course completion students will have the ability to describe common machine hazards and sources of energy, identify resources for assisting with machine guarding issues, and determine methods of control and hazard abatement, and selection of appropriate machine safe guards. Minimum student contact hours: 26

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Course Objectives:

  • Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:
  • Identify common machines and associated hazards found within a broad spectrum of industries
  • Identify hazards that occur around machinery, including, but not limited to, woodworking equipment, metal working equipment, and mechanical power presses
  • Identify additional hazards common to abrasive wheels, power transmissions, mills and calendars, and portable tool safeguarding
  • Select the appropriate OSHA standards that apply to a hazard
  • Present options to achieve abatement.

ABIH: 4.34

ABIH has previously awarded CM credit for this event. The current event contains 26 hours which can be claimed for CM credit. Rules and additional information for Event Providers is available at: American Board of Industrial Hygiene

Disclaimer:

Registration Policy (Changes effective January 2021)

Updated 2021 May 30-16:00