Free Machine Guarding Courses

Training for High-Hazard Industry Workers and Employers

NSEC offers 2-6 hours of free machinery and machine guarding training for up to 350 workers and employers. This free opportunity is perfect for youth, minorities, hard-to-reach groups and limited English proficiency workers.

Training topics include the following:

  • Operating stationary equipment
  • Guarding point of operation
  • Amputation prevention
  • Control circuit systems
  • Other general industry machine hazards

Susan Harwood Training Grant Program

This training is brought to you through the Susan Harwood Training Grant, which provides under-served, low-literacy, high-hazard workers and employers with free training on workplace safety and health hazards, responsibilities, and rights. NIU is proud to receive this grant and provide you with these classes.

As part of the grant program, NIU offers two, four, or six hours of machinery and machine guarding training for free.

ONLINE LIVE Stream Classes

  • 4/17/2020 - 2 hour class
  • 4/23/2020 - 2 hour class
  • 4/30/2020 - 2 hour class
Register for an ONLINE Class

NIU DeKalb Classes

  • 8/26/2020 - 4 hour class
  • 9/25/2020 - 6 hour class
Register for a DeKalb Class

NIU Naperville Classes

  • 8/14/2020 - 4 hour class
  • 9/8/2020 - 4 hour class
Register for a Naperville Class

NIU Rockford Classes

  • 8/7/2020 - 4 hour class
  • 9/18/2020 - 4 hour class
Register for a Rockford Class
OSHA Training Institute Education Centers®

Contact Us

National Safety Education Center
148 N. 3rd St
DeKalb, IL 60115
815-753-4203 (fax)

For questions regarding payment for courses, call 800-656-5317

For questions on submitting 10-hour and 30-hour card requests or replacement cards, call 815-753-6904

2020 Course Catalog (PDF)

Request New 10-Hour or 30-Hour Cards

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