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{ "id":533664399393, "title":"Machine Guarding for General Industry - Online Training","handle":"introduction-to-machine-guarding-for-general-industry", "description":"\u003cp\u003eMachine Guarding violations are consistently on OSHA’s top ten most-cited standards! Get your training today and save yourself the fine!\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eOur course meets training requirements under \u003cstrong\u003eOSHA 29 CFR 1910.212\u003c\/strong\u003e and is compliant with OSHA!\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch2\u003e\u003cspan style=\"text-decoration: underline; color: #6a0606;\"\u003e OSHA Machine Guarding \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/h2\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThe Machine Guarding for General Industry Online Class introduces you to the hazards created by machinery with moving parts. This online course discusses how to protect yourself against these hazards and what devices and\/or equipment are in place to aid in your overall safe operation of machinery.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThe purpose of machine guarding is to protect workers, especially machine operators, from hazards created by rotating parts, nip points, and flying pieces! Employers must provide employees with the proper personal protective equipment (PPE) like face and eye protection for machines that create sparks or flying particles.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eInjuries from improper machine guarding include:\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eCrushed Fingers\/ body parts\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eAmputations\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eBurns\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eLacerations\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eAbrasions\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eEven Death \u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eMachine guards that protect from these hazards include barrier guards, light curtains, two-handed operating devices, and many more!\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eCommon machines that need machine guards include:\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eShears (Alligator Shears)\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eMilling Machines\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003ePower Saws\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003ePower Presses\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003ePortable Power Tools\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eMany more! \u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003e\u003cspan style=\"text-decoration: underline; color: #6a0606;\"\u003eWho needs Machine Guarding Training?\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eEmployees working with machinery in the U.S., including machine operators and employees working around these machines, will need this training course!\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eIf you aren’t sure if you need Machine Guarding Training or any other course we offer, please start a chat above with the chat button or call us for more information or with any other questions you may have! \u003cspan style=\"text-decoration: underline; color: #0000ff;\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"tel:800-711-2706\" style=\"color: #0000ff; text-decoration: underline;\" title=\"For Machine Guarding Training Call us Today!\"\u003eCall us at 1-800-711-2706\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch4\u003e\u003cspan style=\"text-decoration: underline; color: #6a0606;\"\u003eCourse Topics\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/h4\u003e\n\u003cdiv style=\"float: left; width: 50%;\" data-mce-style=\"float: left; width: 50%;\"\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eWhat to do if Guards are missing or Broken\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eInadequate Hazardous Actions \u0026amp; Motions\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eTypes of Guards\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eFeeding and Ejection\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eTraining \u0026amp; PPE\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv style=\"float: right; width: 50%;\" data-mce-style=\"float: right; width: 50%;\"\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eSafeguards\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eSafeguards by Location\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eSafety Devices\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eSafeguard Removal\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eMachine Guarding Exam \u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cbr style=\"clear: both;\"\u003e \n\u003ch4\u003e\u003cspan style=\"text-decoration: underline; color: #6a0606;\"\u003eLearning Objectives\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/h4\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eUpon successful completion of the Machine Guarding Course, students will be able to:\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eRecognize the mechanical hazards associated with machines\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eRecognize where the safeguards are located, how they provide protection, and what hazards they protect against\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003eExplain how and under what circumstances guards can be removed\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eREQUIRED TIME TO COMPLETE THIS ONLINE COURSE:\u003c\/strong\u003e 1 to 2 Hours\u003cbr\u003e\u003cstrong\u003ePrerequisites:\u003c\/strong\u003e None \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"text-decoration: underline;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #0000ff; text-decoration: underline;\"\u003e\u003ca title=\"OSHA Machine Guarding Outline\" style=\"color: #0000ff; text-decoration: underline;\" href=\"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/2265\/1685\/files\/Machine_Guarding_Course_Outline-Web.pdf?13749443646992350960\" target=\"_blank\"\u003eClick here to download a complete Course Outline\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"text-decoration: underline;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #0000ff; text-decoration: underline;\"\u003e\u003ca title=\"OSHA Machine Guarding Online Training System Requirements\" style=\"color: #0000ff; text-decoration: underline;\" href=\"https:\/\/csregs.myshopify.com\/pages\/system-requirements\" target=\"_blank\"\u003eClick here for information about browser compatibility\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"text-decoration: underline;\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #0000ff; text-decoration: underline;\"\u003e\u003ca title=\"Machine Guarding Training Discounts\" style=\"color: #0000ff; text-decoration: underline;\" href=\"https:\/\/csregs.myshopify.com\/pages\/online-discounts\" target=\"_blank\"\u003eClick here for multiple purchase discount information\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cimg alt=\"\" src=\"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/2265\/1685\/files\/AttentionSmall_large.png?v=1525462483\"\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eImportant Registration and Payment Information: \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cem\u003eImmediate course access is provided when paid with a credit card at the time of registration \u003c\/em\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cem\u003eInvoiced or purchase orders are subject to delayed course access pending credit approval.\u003c\/em\u003e\u003cem\u003e \u003c\/em\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cem\u003eInvoice and purchase order terms are NET 15 days. \u003c\/em\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cem\u003eCertificates of Completion are not released until full payment is received\u003c\/em\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003ch4\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/csregs.com\/products\/proteccion-de-maquinas-para-la-industria-general-espanol\" title=\"Machine Guarding Training in Spanish\" target=\"_blank\"\u003e\u003cspan style=\"text-decoration: underline; color: #2b00ff;\"\u003eWe also offer Machine Guarding Training in Spanish!\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/h4\u003e\n\u003ch4\u003e\u003cspan style=\"text-decoration: underline; color: #6a0606;\"\u003e\u003cspan\u003eFrequently Asked Questions (FAQ)\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/h4\u003e\n\u003cdiv id=\"section1\" class=\"accordion\"\u003eHow does OSHA define machine guarding?\u003cspan\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"container\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"content\"\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eAccording to OSHA, “The purpose of machine guarding is to protect the machine operator and other employees in the work area from hazards created by ingoing nip points, rotating parts, flying chips, and sparks.”\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv id=\"section2\" class=\"accordion\"\u003eWhat is Machine Guarding Training?\u003cspan\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"container\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"content\"\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eMachine Guarding Training will teach students techniques and safeguards for keeping them safe while working on or around dangerous equipment that could cause injuries or even death.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv id=\"section3\" class=\"accordion\"\u003eWhy is machine guarding important?\u003cspan\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"container\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"content\"\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eMachine Guarding is very important because it teaches employees how to stay safe while working with or around dangerous equipment. This training will keep students and other employees safe, prevent injuries at work, and avoid huge medical bills!\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv id=\"section4\" class=\"accordion\"\u003eWho is required to have Machine Guarding Training?\u003cspan\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"container\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"content\"\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eAnyone that works with machinery should take the Machine Guarding Training Class to learn how to protect themselves while working with or around dangerous equipment.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv id=\"section6\" class=\"accordion\"\u003eWhat are the types of Machine Guarding?\u003cspan\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"container\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"content\"\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThe primary categories of machine guarding include fixed, interlocked, adjustable, and self-adjusting\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv id=\"section7\" class=\"accordion\"\u003eDoes Machine Guarding Training expire?\u003cspan\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"container\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"content\"\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eMachine Guarding Training does not have a refresher training requirement. You won’t need to get Machine Guarding Training ever again unless requirements and techniques change significantly.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv id=\"section8\" class=\"accordion\"\u003eHow long is a Machine Guarding Training Class?\u003cspan\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"container\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"content\"\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eYou can complete the Intro to Machine Guarding Online Training in as little as 1 to 2 hours with any computer that has internet access.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv id=\"section9\" class=\"accordion\"\u003eWhat do machine guards protect you from?\u003cspan\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"container\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"content\"\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eMachine guards keep employees from making direct contact with the machines moving parts. This protects them from getting hit, burned, cut, or crushed by the machine!\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv id=\"section10\" class=\"accordion\"\u003eWhat are examples of mechanical hazards?\u003cspan\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"container\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"content\"\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eSome examples of mechanical hazards include; pulleys, belts, couplings, chains, cranks, gears, and flywheels, which can all cause serious harm to employees.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv id=\"section11\" class=\"accordion\"\u003eWhat is the OSHA standard that covers Machine Guarding?\u003cspan\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"container\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv class=\"content\"\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThe OSHA Standard (1910.212(a)(1)) that covers machine guarding says, “One or more methods of machine guarding must be used to protect operators and other employees from hazards, including those created by point of operation, in-running nip points, rotating parts, flying chips, and sparks.”\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e", "published_at":"2018-03-19T16:01:18", "created_at":"2018-03-19T16:02:43", "vendor":"Compliance Solutions", "type":"Online Course", "tags":["2600","Category_All","Firmwater","Library Passes_Platinum"], "price":5995, "price_min":5995, "price_max":5995, "price_varies":false, "compare_at_price":null, "compare_at_price_min":0, "compare_at_price_max":0, "compare_at_price_varies":true, "all_variant_ids":[7002342981665], "variants":[{ "id":7002342981665, "product_id":533664399393, "product_handle":"introduction-to-machine-guarding-for-general-industry", "title":"Default Title", "option1":"Default Title", "option2":null, "option3":null, "sku":"2600-MACGAR", "requires_shipping":true, "taxable":false, "featured_image":null,"image_id":null, "available":true, "name":"Machine Guarding for General Industry - Online Training - Default Title", "options":["Default Title"], "price":5995, "weight":0, "compare_at_price":null, "inventory_quantity":1, "inventory_management":null, "inventory_policy":"deny", "inventory_in_cart":0, "inventory_remaining":1, "incoming":false, "next_incoming_date":null, "taxable":false, "barcode":""}], "available":true,"images":["\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/2265\/1685\/products\/OSHAMachineGuarding._84aa2140-c156-4d14-b4f0-26d0133a17e5.jpg?v=1608337281"],"featured_image":"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/2265\/1685\/products\/OSHAMachineGuarding._84aa2140-c156-4d14-b4f0-26d0133a17e5.jpg?v=1608337281", "options":["Title"], "url":"\/products\/introduction-to-machine-guarding-for-general-industry"}

Machine Guarding for General Industry - Online Training

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Machine Guarding violations are consistently on OSHA’s top ten most-cited standards! Get your training today and save yourself the fine!

Our course meets training requirements under OSHA 29 CFR 1910.212 and is compliant with OSHA!

OSHA Machine Guarding

The Machine Guarding for General Industry Online Class introduces you to the hazards created by machinery with moving parts. This online course discusses how to protect yourself against these hazards and what devices and/or equipment are in place to aid in your overall safe operation of machinery.

The purpose of machine guarding is to protect workers, especially machine operators, from hazards created by rotating parts, nip points, and flying pieces! Employers must provide employees with the proper personal protective equipment (PPE) like face and eye protection for machines that create sparks or flying particles.

Injuries from improper machine guarding include:

  • Crushed Fingers/ body parts
  • Amputations
  • Burns
  • Lacerations
  • Abrasions
  • Even Death 

Machine guards that protect from these hazards include barrier guards, light curtains, two-handed operating devices, and many more!

Common machines that need machine guards include:

  • Shears (Alligator Shears)
  • Milling Machines
  • Power Saws
  • Power Presses
  • Portable Power Tools
  • Many more! 

Who needs Machine Guarding Training?

Employees working with machinery in the U.S., including machine operators and employees working around these machines, will need this training course!

If you aren’t sure if you need Machine Guarding Training or any other course we offer, please start a chat above with the chat button or call us for more information or with any other questions you may have! Call us at 1-800-711-2706

Course Topics

  • What to do if Guards are missing or Broken
  • Inadequate Hazardous Actions & Motions
  • Types of Guards
  • Feeding and Ejection
  • Training & PPE
  • Safeguards
  • Safeguards by Location
  • Safety Devices
  • Safeguard Removal
  • Machine Guarding Exam 

Learning Objectives

Upon successful completion of the Machine Guarding Course, students will be able to:

  • Recognize the mechanical hazards associated with machines
  • Recognize where the safeguards are located, how they provide protection, and what hazards they protect against
  • Explain how and under what circumstances guards can be removed

REQUIRED TIME TO COMPLETE THIS ONLINE COURSE: 1 to 2 Hours
Prerequisites: None 

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Important Registration and Payment Information: 
  • Immediate course access is provided when paid with a credit card at the time of registration 
  • Invoiced or purchase orders are subject to delayed course access pending credit approval. 
  • Invoice and purchase order terms are NET 15 days. 
  • Certificates of Completion are not released until full payment is received

We also offer Machine Guarding Training in Spanish!

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

How does OSHA define machine guarding?

According to OSHA, “The purpose of machine guarding is to protect the machine operator and other employees in the work area from hazards created by ingoing nip points, rotating parts, flying chips, and sparks.”

What is Machine Guarding Training?

Machine Guarding Training will teach students techniques and safeguards for keeping them safe while working on or around dangerous equipment that could cause injuries or even death.

Why is machine guarding important?

Machine Guarding is very important because it teaches employees how to stay safe while working with or around dangerous equipment. This training will keep students and other employees safe, prevent injuries at work, and avoid huge medical bills!

Who is required to have Machine Guarding Training?

Anyone that works with machinery should take the Machine Guarding Training Class to learn how to protect themselves while working with or around dangerous equipment.

What are the types of Machine Guarding?

The primary categories of machine guarding include fixed, interlocked, adjustable, and self-adjusting

Does Machine Guarding Training expire?

Machine Guarding Training does not have a refresher training requirement. You won’t need to get Machine Guarding Training ever again unless requirements and techniques change significantly.

How long is a Machine Guarding Training Class?

You can complete the Intro to Machine Guarding Online Training in as little as 1 to 2 hours with any computer that has internet access.

What do machine guards protect you from?

Machine guards keep employees from making direct contact with the machines moving parts. This protects them from getting hit, burned, cut, or crushed by the machine!

What are examples of mechanical hazards?

Some examples of mechanical hazards include; pulleys, belts, couplings, chains, cranks, gears, and flywheels, which can all cause serious harm to employees.

What is the OSHA standard that covers Machine Guarding?

The OSHA Standard (1910.212(a)(1)) that covers machine guarding says, “One or more methods of machine guarding must be used to protect operators and other employees from hazards, including those created by point of operation, in-running nip points, rotating parts, flying chips, and sparks.”

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