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.  

SCHEDULE:

February 28 – March 3, 2022
8:30 am to 4:30 pm | Monday–Wednesday
8:30 am to 2:30 pm | Thursday

Please note, all attendees will be required to follow safety protocols as instructed to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

Location

University of Alaska Anchorage - Gordon Hartlieb Hall
3300 Seawolf Dr
Anchorage, AK 99508
United States

Directions and Accommodations

Access to Gordon Hartlieb Hall (GHH) is restricted, so someone will meet you at the locked door to let you in. The entrance door is inset and somewhat hidden on the west side of the building between GHH and the welding building. Please call Lynda Kreps at (907) 786-6421 if you need assistance.

PARKING: 
The UAA parking lots require daily paid metered parking and allow for in and out privileges. Payment can also be made using the Passport Parking app on your phone.

DIRECTIONS - PDF map to UAA GHH

 

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