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For more information or to schedule a training course, please contact:

Devin Murray
Engineering Services Manager
Functional Safety Engineer  (TÜV Rheinland, #4274/11, Machinery)


Our current training program is conducted in the Schmersal North American quarters located in Hawthorne, New York, less than an hour from New York City. In an effort to provide our clients with the option to attend multiple training programs with ease we make every effort to schedule varying courses on consecutive days.

Additionally our courses will be offered in various locations throughout the calendar year; a listing of upcoming dates and locations is on our schedule page.* 

We can also tailor the content and duration of sessions to focus specifically on a customer‘s needs for in-house* or online (live) presentation.


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Education Services - tec.nicum Academy

Machine safety can be challenging and complex for both machine builder and end user. As an industry solution provider, Schmersal takes pride in providing the necessary skill sets to our customers in order to make them more fluent in machine safety. For many years our motto has been Turning Workplaces into Safer Places and we welcome the opportunity to help provide the means to achieve this goal. We understand the value of educating our customers with the knowledge and know-how to properly provide a safer working environment. 

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The tec.nicum Online Academy:

  • The tec.nicum online academy is a self-paced learning platform, which features versions of flagship trainings, such as the one-day General Machine Safety course. Additionally, there are self-paced courses on topics of general Industrial Safety, such as lockout/tagout, confined space, Electrical Safety & fall protection. More courses will be added regularly.

    Every course allows for group discussions to dive deeper into any of the topics which have been presented. Once enrolled, you will have unlimited access to all current content & all additional content released thereafter, as well as discounts on selected live trainings.

    Also offered with the enrollment is access to the online forum where you will have the opportunity to communicate with peers & subject matter experts throughout the industry.

    Check out the tec.nicum Online Academy and enroll today:

Training courses offered:

OSHA Outreach Training for General Industry

10-hour or 30-hour course

To help ensure you are more knowledgeable about workplace hazards and your rights, you can attend the 10-hour or 30-hour OSHA Outreach Training Program. This course covers more than just machine safety, and includes fire protection, egress, HAZCOM, PPE, and fall protection, among other topics.  The 10-hour class is intended to provide workers with awareness of common job-related safety and health hazards, while the 30-hour class is more appropriate for supervisors or workers with some safety responsibility. Sessions are taught by a OSHA certified instructor.

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  • Safety Circuits & Wiring

    Safety circuit design basics and hands-on wiring labs.

    Course Flyer (CEU)

  • Risk Assessment 
    Understanding and Conducting

    This two day course helps you understand machine hazards and develops your ability to qualify and quantify them.

    Course Flyer (CEU)
    Preview the course online


  • TÜV Rheinland Functional Safety Training Program

    Official Functional Safety of Machinery training course and exam for the Functional Safety Engineer (TÜV Rheinland) certificate. 

    Course flyer (CEU)