Lakeshore Technical College to Offer New Machine Guarding Seminar





Machinery and equipment in the workplace is full of various kinds of moving parts. Moving parts create workplace hazards and potential machinery-related injuries. Understanding the various types, purposes, and legal requirements for machine safeguarding can help you protect workers from preventable injuries.

Lakeshore Technical College is offering a Machine Guarding seminar to help protect employees from preventable injuries. The seminar will be held on Monday, August 28 from 8 a.m. – noon at Plymouth High School.

This seminar will highlight OSHA's requirements for machine guarding, as found in 29 CFR 1910 Subpart O, Machinery and Machine Guarding.  During the seminar, a thorough explanation and discussion of current general industry compliance practices will address industry specific components.

The fee for the class is $149 and the class number is 63828. To register by phone with credit card, call 1.888.GO TO LTC (1.888.468.6582) Ext. 1366. For questions or detailed information, visit or call Ruth Semph at 920.693.1167, or e-mail at

About Lakeshore Technical College

Each year more than 10,000 people enroll in courses at Lakeshore Technical College. They rely on LTC for job preparation, to earn a degree, upgrade a specialized skill, train as an apprentice, or seek a high school equivalency. LTC faculty and staff meet students where they are in life and help them get one step closer to achieving their goals.<.p>

LTC, a nationally recognized technical college, was recently named a top 10 Bellwether Award finalist. The college was also ranked the #17 trade school in the nation by Forbes, the #3 two-year college in the nation for adult learners by Washington Monthly, #9 in the nation for two-year college educational outcomes by, and a top-150 two-year college for the fourth consecutive time by the Aspen Institute.

Close to 1,000 students graduate from LTC each year, and LTC’s associate degree graduates earn a median salary of $46,800 per year. In addition to the Cleveland campus, LTC serves students in Manitowoc and Sheboygan, and offers classes at four additional sites throughout the district. Visit LTC at

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