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Safety Training
Click on the safety course you desire and the drop down menu has course description, price, dates and a link to register for the class. If you do not see a desired class, please contact Katy Rittle at krittle@abcwpa.org or 412.213.3556 and ask about our Safety on Demand Program.

10 Hr. OSHA COURSE

This course provides the worker with an overview of the safety applications on a construction site and increases awareness and understanding of governmental regulations and there application to the trade practices.  All certificates received are issued directly from the OSHA Training Institute Outreach Program and meet every application to the OSHA requirements currently in place.

$150 For Members / $135 For Members with 3+ Attendees / $200 For Non-members

Date  Time Register
October 5, 2017
October 7, 2017
3pm - 8:00pm
8am - 1:00pm

February 15, 2018
February 17, 2017
3pm - 8:00pm
8am - 1:00pm

May 24, 2017
May 26, 2017
3pm - 8:00pm
8am - 1:00pm

Online Course  



30 Hr. OSHA COURSE

This course is designed to provide an overview of required safety regulations to meet Federal OSHA Standards on all construction sites and for all trades.
Participants receive completion cards from OSHA.
The course covers IN DEPTH personal protective equipment, hand and power tools, material handling, electrical safety, floor and wall openings, scaffolds and ladders, cranes and hoists, and excavation and trenching. Many competent person topics are covered.

$340 per person 
$325 per person for companies with 3+ registrants

$390 Per Non-Member

 Date Time Register
November 3, 4, 17 & 18,
2017
Times to be announced  
February 15, 17, 22, & 24
2018
Please contact chapter
office for times              
 
Online Course    

ADVANCED BLUEPRINT READING

Please check back later for a description of this course. 

Date   Time  Register 
 Call for Class Dates TBD

CPR with AED Training and First Aid

With this training, your employees will learn how to respond to situations that require adult CPR/AED and basic First Aid.  They will learn how to handle medical emergencies, burns, rescue techniques, and how to treat for shock and exposure.

CLICK HERE to download the flyer for more information or contact Katy Rittle at 412.213.3556 or krittle@abcwpa.org.

$40.00/person for all attendees

Date  Time Register
January 18, 2018 2:30pm - 6:30pm
 

***We require a minimum of 10 people to hold this class. If we do not have the minimum number of participants, this call will be rescheduled. 

DOT101 (Department of Transportation

Topics Covered in this course:
  • Hours of Service Records
  • Vehicle Maintenance
  • Motor Vehicle Record Process
  • Driver Qualification Files
  • DOT Required Vehicle Markings
  • Vehicle Inspection Processes & Procedures

Date  Time Register
 October 11, 2014 3:00 9m - 5:00 pm

***We require a minimum of 10 people to hold this class. If we do not have the minimum number of participants, this call will be rescheduled. 



DEFENSIVE DRIVING

The ABC Defensive Driving seminar will provide your employees with valuable information needed to reduce the likelihood of auto accidents.  In addition to general facts such as those noted above, the course will discuss many of the issues faced by drivers on a daily basis.  

 Date Time Register
Call for Class Dates  TBD

PROJECT MANAGEMENT LEADERSHIP SERIES

ABC's Project Management Series will cover many topics over the 6 monthly meetings. New and existing Project Mangers will learn from a seasoned instructor who will follow a time proven curriculum while also bringing in subject matter experts from the construction industry. Sessions will meet in several different locations to diversify the curriculum and introduce Project Mangers to opportunities for growth and development.

Price: $400/registrant

Locations Vary
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
 
November 9, 2016

December 7, 2016

January 11, 2017

February 8, 2017

March 8, 2017

April 5, 2017

 

ICRA CERTIFICATION

Infection Control Risk Assessments (ICRA) are required to evaluate and control construction activity generated dusts to avoid exposure to immune compromised patients. This course provides detailed information unique to the healthcare industry on airborne contaminants common to construction including evaluation and monitoring; employee decontamination; air filtration and other procedures to mitigate risk during construction and maintenance activities. The one-day program includes a comprehensive hands-on session geared to those employees with no previous containment construction experience.

Date  Time  Register 
Call for Class Dates  TBD

RIGGING & SIGNALING

Course Topics:
  • Risk Management and the Basic Rigging Plan
  •  Loads on Rigging and the Rigging Triangle
  • Application of Hardware
  • Inspection of Hardware
  • Application of Slings
  • Inspection of Slings
 

$40.00 for Members / $100.00 for Non-members
 
Date  Time Register
 November 9, 2017 8am - noon   

Outreach Training Program online courses offered in cooperation with the University of South Florida OTIEC