MACHINE GUARDING ONLINE COURSE OVERVIEW
Machine guarding is a worker’s first line of defense against injuries caused by machine operation. Each machine must have adequate safeguards to protect operators from the hazards created by moving machine parts and from any sparks, chips, splashes, etc. that are created during operation.
This course is designed to help learners understand the hazards and potential injuries associated with operating machinery. It will also cover how they can protect themselves by using safeguards and following proper operating instructions in order to reduce their risk of injury, and what they should do in the event of an emergency.
MACHINE GUARDING ONLINE COURSE TOPICS
After completing this course, learners will be able to:
- Identify the dangers associated with machine operation.
- Recognize how to reduce the risk of injury by using safeguards and following proper operating instructions.
- Explain how to respond to injuries or accidents that involve machine operation.
Machine Guarding Online covers the following topics:
- Dangers of Working with Machines.
- Protect Yourself
- Use Safeguards
- Follow Operating Instructions
- In the Event of an Emergency
MACHINE GUARDING ONLINE COURSE DURATION:
Approximately 30 minutes
MACHINE GUARDING ONLINE TEST:
Testing conducted in this online Compressed Gas Cylinder course is designed to reinforce the information presented. A mark of 80% must be achieved in order to receive a certificate of completion. Participants are able to repeat the course twice if the pass mark is not achieved.
MACHINE GUARDING ONLINE CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION:
Upon successful completion of this online course, a certificate of completion will be available to download and print.
This course was created using standards that will allow playback on most internet capable devices with standard web browsing capabilities including Apple’s iTouch, iPad, and iPhone, as well as most other smart phones and tablets including those with Android and Windows operating systems.