UPCOMING SAFETY TRAINING COURSES
Safety and the environment rank among the most important issues in the construction industry today. Here's a list of the many Safety Training programs offered by the AGC of Wisconsin
2017 OSHA Training Courses
OSHA 10-Hour Course (4 classes)
This course is designed for entry-level construction workers. This course provides information about worker rights, employer responsibilities, how to file a complaint, and provides basic awareness training on the recognition, avoidance, abatement, and prevention of workplace hazards.
OSHA 30-Hour Course (2 Classes)
This course provides training for workers and employers on the recognition, avoidance, prevention and abatement of safety and health hazards in construction industry. This program also provides information regarding workers’ rights, employer responsibilities, and how to file a complaint. This course is more appropriate for supervisors or workers with some safety responsibility.
Fall Protection (2 classes)
This course covers OSHA Fall Protection Standards for Construction and provides an overview of fall protection methods. Course topics include principles of fall protection, components and limitations of fall arrest systems, and OSHA Standards and policies regarding fall protection.
Scaffold (2 classes)
This course presents occupational safety and health standards that apply to various types of scaffolding, such as: tube and coupler, suspended, rolling scaffolds, and aerial lifts. This course focuses on training requirements for employees, inspection criteria and hazard recognition.
NUCA Trenching and Excavation CP (2 classes)
This course covers OSHA Standards related to excavation and trenching. Topics include practical soil mechanics and its relationship to the stability of shored and un-shored slopes. Introduction to various types of shoring, soil Classification, and protective systems will be emphasized.
NUCA Confined Space CP (2 classes)
This course covers the safety and health hazards associated with permit-required confined space entry. Course topics include recognition of confined space hazards, identification of permit and non-permit required confined spaces, proper signage, and training requirements.
Rigging & Signal Person Training
Review of the rigging and signalperson safety requirements that are a part of the OSHA Crane Standard 1926.400 regulatory requirements.
NCCCO Prep Class
Fast paced workshop with 8 modules: Rules & Regulations, Site Review & Setup, Operations, Conditions that Affect Operations, Basic Rigging & Wire Rope, Maintenance & Inspections, Load Charts, and Crane Types.
NCCCO Written Exam
Various core and specialty exams offered.
Focus Four Harzards Training
Falls, Electrocutions, Struck-by's and Caught-in's. OSHA standard and Industry Best Practices to abate the Focus Four Hazards.
2017 Specialty Courses
2017 Regional Safety Days (4 programs)
Construction safety and health is vital for the success of the industry. Join industry peers for a full day of safety training that prepares your employees for the challenges they will face on the jobsite in 2016 and beyond.
6 hours of professionally led safety training provided at three (3) locations across the state.
Construction Health and Safety Technician (CHST) Examination Review (1 class)
This course focuses on the elements of the Construction Health and Safety Technician (CHST) examination. A review of the four examination domains, risk management, workplace auditing, training, and mathematics, prepares participants for the CHST examination.
1st Aid/CPR/AED (3 classes)
A 6 hour course designed for construction professionals. The course covers Adult, Child one-rescuer CPR AED, as well as a new focused emphasis on team work with the Adult, Child, two person rescue. Topics also include Rescue Breathing and Foreign Body Airway Obstruction. 1st aid training will also be provided.
Cost includes: Student Textbook, Written and Practical Exams, and Course Completion Certificate.