USF OTI Education Center

USF Health - College of Public Health

OSHA 2045

Machinery and Machine Guarding Standards

Days: 4  Hours: 26  CEUs: 2.5  Tuition: $700  

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

Scheduled Classes

Dates Times

Locations (* TBD) Registration Links
2/11/2019 – 2/14/2019 8:00:00 AM – 4:30:00 PM Wesley Chapel FL Register Here!
3/18/2019 – 3/21/2019 8:00:00 AM – 4:30:00 PM Wesley Chapel FL Register Here!
5/6/2019 – 5/9/2019 8:00:00 AM – 4:30:00 PM Saint Augustine FL Register Here!
7/8/2019 – 7/11/2019 8:00:00 AM – 4:30:00 PM Wesley Chapel FL Register Here!
10/7/2019 – 10/10/2019 8:00:00 AM – 4:30:00 PM Wesley Chapel FL Register Here!

Prerequisite: None

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 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:

Accommodations for Disabilities:

Accommodations for Disabilities: Please notify the USF OTI Education Center, 2612 Cypress Ridge Blvd., Suite 101, Wesley Chapel, Florida, 33544 or call (813) 994-1195 a minimum of ten working days in advance of the event if a reasonable accommodation for a disability is needed. Events, activities and facilities of the University of South Florida are available without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, disability, age, or Vietnam veteran status as provided by law and in accordance with the University’s respect for personal dignity.

Cancellation Policy:

A cancellation fee equal to 25% will be assessed. Cancellation notification must be in writing (fax or email are acceptable) and received (not postmarked) 10 business days prior to the start date of the course. If the notice of cancellation is received 10 or more business days prior to the course start date, you may choose to send a substitute student or transfer to another course without penalty. If you choose to transfer to another course, you must take the course within six months of the original course date. After six months, the funds will be forfeited. You may only transfer your registration one time with approval. A $12 fee may be assessed.

If you must cancel your registration less than 10 business days prior to the course start date, you may choose to substitute a person. However, no transfers or refunds are available during this time period.

If you register for a course during the 10-day window prior to the start date and you must cancel your registration, you may choose to substitute a person. No transfer or refunds are available during this time period.

Registration fees are assessed in accordance with USF OTI Education Center cancellation rules. All fees are subject to change without prior notice. The USF OTI Education Center will make every effort to advertise any such changes if they occur.

Updated 2018 Dec 11-11:12