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(Virtual) Industrial Robot Safety and Risk Assessment

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Schedule
  • Class Start Date: October 5, 2022
  • Class End Date: October 5, 2022
  • Meeting Days: Wednesday
  • Start Time: 8:00 AM Eastern Time
  • End Time: 4:30 PM Eastern Time

Course Description
This course covers industrial robots, robot systems and related OSHA and Robotic Industries Association (RIA) Standards. Guidance is provided on the hazards associated with industrial robots and robot systems and the elements of effective robot system safety.
 
Course topics include types and classifications of industrial robots, robot components, programming, hazard recognition and control including control of hazardous energy sources (lockout/tagout), and risk assessments. Program highlights include a risk assessment practical exercise including scenario-based risk assessments.

Course Objectives
Upon successful course completion, participants will be able to recognize the types and classifications of industrial robots, explain common robot components, identify common robot and robot system hazards, explain investigation guidelines for evaluating robot and robot system hazards, and complete a robotic risk assessment.

Who Should Attend
  • Engineers (especially controls and mechanical engineers)
  • Safety managers, coordinators and trainers
  • Risk assessment officers
  • Plant level managers
  • Plant level workers (weld techs, automation techs, weld cell operators, press operators etc.

Course Materials and Required Software Applications
Participants will need to attend the course from either a home or office on a computer or laptop. Participants will need to have a stable Internet connection, and use either Chrome, Firefox or Safari as their browser for compatibility with Canvas.

Minimum contact hours: 6.5

Class Details

1 Session(s)
Weekly - Wed

Location
Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

Instructor
George Haddad 

 

Notice

Please read:  The virtual course will consist of a live-online Zoom session, as well as pre and post session activities in Canvas, our online learning management system. Participants will need to attend the course from either a home or office on a computer or laptop equipped with a Webcam and Microphone. You must attend 100% of all Zoom sessions and complete all required online course assignments in order to receive an electronic certificate of completion and CEUs. Students will need to keep their Video On throughout the class to confirm attendance and participation in the course. Attending the course on an I-Phone, tablet or iPad is not allowed. You will need to have a stable Internet connection, and use either Chrome, Firefox or Safari as your browser for compatibility with Canvas. Use of multiple devices, taking photos or recording any part of the training sessions is not allowed. Participants will need to attend a short orientation session prior to the start of the course. During this time, we’ll ensure that your laptop or computer, webcam and audio are functioning properly. We’ll also introduce you to Canvas and explain how to navigate and find all required training materials and coursework assignments. Please contact Debra Johnson at djohn144@emich.edu for available orientation dates and times.

Course Fee (USD): 

$295.00


Registration Closes On
Thursday, October 6, 2022 @ 5:00 PM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
10/12/2022 - 10/12/2022 Weekly - Wed 08:00 AM - 04:30 PM Zoom/Canvas, Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)  Map George Haddad