Machine Guarding

In Collaboration with 360 Immersive  


This module explains the basic knowledge of machine guarding hazards found on construction sites. This includes hand tools, power tools, saws, point-of-operation
hazards, in-running nip points, belts, shafts, pulleys, and gears.

Learners will discover how to identify these hazards and how to protect themselves from becoming an injury statistic.

An interactive simulation is included to guide learners through a virtual workshop environment allowing them to inspect various types of machinery searching for missing machine guards.

  • Standards: OSHA Standard:
    OSHA Standard: 1910.212, 1926.300 & industry best practices
  • Contact Hours: 20 minutes
  • Accreditation Agency:  Phylmar Academy, a division of The Phylmar Group, Inc.
  • Includes VR/Simulation

Who Will Benefit from This Course?

Supervisors and managers, union and worker health and safety representatives, and anyone who is interested in workplace safety. 

Learning Objectives

By the end of this course, participants should be able to:

  • Identify the main different types of machine guards;
  • Identify types of hazards that can be mitigated with machine guarding;
  • Identify unsafe machine guarding practices;
  • Demonstrate an understanding of safe machine guarding and machine operation practices;
  • Identify parts of machines that require guarding.

Topics Include

  • Employer and Employee Requirements
  • Hazards That Require Machine Guards
  • Different Types of Machine Guards
  • Hazard Controls
  • Damaged or Missing Guards
  • Safety Videos
  • Interactive Experience


  • 1 - 50 seats - $20.99 per seat
  • 51-100 seats - $17.84 per seat
  • 101-250 seats - $15.74 per seat

For additional bulk pricing, bundle pricing and licensing the course for, please contact for additional discounts.

The course certificate of completion acknowledges completion of a specific course; it does not certify the participant to perform any particular work or task.

1-50 seats $20.99

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