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May 2015
$225

Hazard Communication (train the trainer)

May 27, 2015 @ 8:30 am - 2:30 pm

This one day course is designed to teach participants how to provide Hazard Communication training. At the completion of this course the participant should be able to return to their workplace and provide this training to other employees which is required annually for all New York State public sector employees who may be exposed to chemical products as part of their job, e.g. DPW and Highway workers, fire fighters, medical facility personnel, custodians and technicians. The program will review OSHA's…

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June 2015
$175

Workplace Violence- Section 27-b State Labor Law (train the trainer)

June 17, 2015 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

This one half day program is designed to provide training to public employers on the requirements of the law, how to conduct workplace risk evaluations, how to complete a policy and what training requirements exist. Each participant will receive a model policy that can be completed in order to bring them into compliance. Note: NYS Labor law Section 27-b requires public employers to perform a workplace evaluation or risk evaluation at each worksite and to develop and implement programs to…

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August 2015

CANCELLED: Work Zone and Flagger Training

August 26, 2015 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
NY 12206 United States + Google Map

THIS TRAINING HAS BEEN CANCELLED   This 3 hour training program will highlight the New York State Department of Transportation and Federal MUTCD (Manual of Uniform Traffic Control Devices) basic work zone requirements as they relate to New York and Federal requirements, covering Maintenance and Protection of Traffic (M&PT), Devices and Placement, and the NYS DOT required work zone flagger procedures as required per the NYS Department of Transportation specification 619-3.02(L)(1). Please be aware that school personnel directing traffic should…

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September 2015
$225

Emergency Management Planning (train the trainer)

September 15, 2015 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

This one day course is intended to provide attendees with information on the requirements for organizational emergency management/action plans and includes a review of the applicable OSHA standard; plan components; and approaches to employee training and conducting emergency drills. Additionally, response actions for specific types of emergencies will be discussed, as well as incident command and public information. All places of employment are required to have an emergency action plan and all public sector employees need annual training on the…

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$225

Safety and Health Management

September 29, 2015 @ 8:30 am - 2:30 pm

This one day course will focus on effective strategies to manage organizations safety and health programs. Topics will include: Costs of illnesses and injuries How to measure safety performance OSHA Regulations and Inspection Process How to start and manage an Employee Safety and Health Committee How to conduct Accident Investigations Recordkeeping requirements associated with OSHA regulations and Safety and Health Programs

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October 2015
Free

The Business Aspects of Safety

October 7, 2015 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Holiday Inn Express Albany Skyline, 8 Empire Drive.
Rensselaer, NY 12144 United States
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Many small businesses don’t have the resources available for safety training. This fact increases the likelihood that workers will suffer injuries and illnesses on the job. In an effort to support business in the Capital Region, the Northeastern New York Safety & Health Council, Inc. is excited to offer this three (3) day FREE training program funded by the New York State Hazard Abatement Board. The courses are geared toward new supervisors and managers and designed to help these businesses…

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$225

Conducting Workplace Safety Audits

October 14, 2015 @ 8:30 am - 2:30 pm

This one day course is designed to provide attendees with the necessary tools and knowledge to conduct audits of their workplace and identify safety and health hazards. A checklist covering many basic OSHA compliance requirements will be provided. Topics will include: How to conduct an audit How to document results Following-up on findings

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$175

Personal Protective Equipment

October 20, 2015 @ 12:30 am - 3:30 pm

This 3-hour course is designed to provide attendees with information regarding the selection, maintenance, and use of PPE in the workplace. Hazards exist in every workplace, in many different forms. This course will provide information on how to identify these workplace hazards. OSHA 29 CFR 1910.132 requires that employers shall assess each workplace to determine what hazards may be present. In addition, OSHA requires employers to provide training to each employee who must use PPE. The training must cover: situations…

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$175

Rigging Equipment Use and Inspection

October 20, 2015 @ 8:30 am - 11:30 am

Participants in this one half day course will learn how to use and inspect all types of rigging equipment including ropes, hooks, chains and slings, as well as learn about basic hoisting safety. There will be discussion of sling ratings and calculations, and the forces involved in materials handling. This program is appropriate for maintenance mechanics and other employees responsible for using rigging and other materials handing equipment.

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November 2015
$175

Accident Investigation

November 18, 2015 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm

This half day course will teach you how to properly and effectively investigate accidents. After completion of this course, you will be able to determine the cause of an accident, what corrective actions to take to prevent future accidents, as well as how to properly document an investigation.

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December 2015
$175

Permit Required Confined Space Entry

December 10, 2015 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

This half day course is intended to provide confined space entrants, attendants, supervisors, and program administrators with information on the hazards of, and the requirements for, identification of and entry into confined spaces. Topics will include: the requirements of OSHA 29CFR 1910.146; written programs and entry permits; hazard recognition; confined space assessment techniques and rescue provisions. There are often misconceptions about who this regulation applies to. If you have pits, vaults, tanks, storm drains, septic cleanouts, boilers, machinery enclosures, or…

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February 2016
$225

Safety and Health Management

February 2, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 2:30 pm

This one day course will focus on effective strategies to manage organizations safety and health programs. Topics will include: Costs of illnesses and injuries How to measure safety performance OSHA Regulations and Inspection Process How to start and manage an Employee Safety and Health Committee How to conduct Accident Investigations Recordkeeping requirements associated with OSHA regulations and Safety and Health Programs

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Free

The Business Aspects of Safety

February 15, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Holiday Inn Express Albany Skyline, 8 Empire Drive.
Rensselaer, NY 12144 United States
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Many small businesses don’t have the resources available for safety training. This fact increases the likelihood that workers will suffer injuries and illnesses on the job. In an effort to support business in the Capital Region, the Northeastern New York Safety & Health Council, Inc. is excited to offer this three (3) day FREE training program funded by the New York State Hazard Abatement Board. The courses are geared toward new supervisors and managers and designed to help these businesses…

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Free

Safety and Health Management for Supervisors

February 17, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Holiday Inn Express Albany Skyline, 8 Empire Drive.
Rensselaer, NY 12144 United States
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Many small businesses don’t have the resources available for safety training. This fact increases the likelihood that workers will suffer injuries and illnesses on the job. In an effort to support business in the Capital Region, the Northeastern New York Safety & Health Council, Inc. is excited to offer this three (3) day FREE training program funded by the New York State Hazard Abatement Board. The courses are geared toward new supervisors and managers and designed to help these businesses…

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Free

Hazard Recognition and Controls for Supervisors

February 18, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Holiday Inn Express Albany Skyline, 8 Empire Drive.
Rensselaer, NY 12144 United States
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Many small businesses don’t have the resources available for safety training. This fact increases the likelihood that workers will suffer injuries and illnesses on the job. In an effort to support business in the Capital Region, the Northeastern New York Safety & Health Council, Inc. is excited to offer this three (3) day FREE training program funded by the New York State Hazard Abatement Board. The courses are geared toward new supervisors and managers and designed to help these businesses…

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March 2016
$175

Office Ergonomics

March 3, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

This program will provide awareness and education for attendees on reducing hazards in the office environment, and improving comfort and productivity. Topics will include slips, trips, and falls; back safety, and guidance on setting up and ergonomically friendly office environment. This program is suitable for employees who work in office environments, managers and supervisors, and individuals with safety and health responsibilities.

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$175

Permit Required Confined Space Entry Workshop

March 30, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Bolton Landing, NY United States + Google Map

This workshop is intended to provide confined space entrants, attendants, supervisors, and program administrators with information on the hazards of, and the requirements for, identification of and entry into confined spaces. As part of this workshop attendees will enter a confined space to become familiar with the equipment and the process. Topics will include: The requirements of OSHA 29 CFR 1910.116 Written programs and entry permits Hazard recognition Confined space assessment techniques Rescue provisions There are often misconceptions about who this…

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April 2016
Free

The Business Aspects of Safety

April 12, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Holiday Inn Express Albany Skyline, 8 Empire Drive.
Rensselaer, NY 12144 United States
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Many small businesses don’t have the resources available for safety training. This fact increases the likelihood that workers will suffer injuries and illnesses on the job. In an effort to support business in the Capital Region, the Northeastern New York Safety & Health Council, Inc. is excited to offer this three (3) day FREE training program funded by the New York State Hazard Abatement Board. The courses are geared toward new supervisors and managers and designed to help these businesses…

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Free

Safety and Health Management for Supervisors

April 13, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Holiday Inn Express Albany Skyline, 8 Empire Drive.
Rensselaer, NY 12144 United States
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Many small businesses don’t have the resources available for safety training. This fact increases the likelihood that workers will suffer injuries and illnesses on the job. In an effort to support business in the Capital Region, the Northeastern New York Safety & Health Council, Inc. is excited to offer this three (3) day FREE training program funded by the New York State Hazard Abatement Board. The courses are geared toward new supervisors and managers and designed to help these businesses…

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Free

Hazard Recognition and Controls for Supervisors

April 14, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Holiday Inn Express Albany Skyline, 8 Empire Drive.
Rensselaer, NY 12144 United States
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Many small businesses don’t have the resources available for safety training. This fact increases the likelihood that workers will suffer injuries and illnesses on the job. In an effort to support business in the Capital Region, the Northeastern New York Safety & Health Council, Inc. is excited to offer this three (3) day FREE training program funded by the New York State Hazard Abatement Board. The courses are geared toward new supervisors and managers and designed to help these businesses…

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$225

Trenching and Excavation

April 19, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 2:30 pm

This one day course will focus on OSHA standards and on the safety aspects of excavation and trenching and is designed to assist students in accessing and recognizing hazards during trenching and excavation procedures. Who should attend: Competent persons Supervisors Safety Officers Operators and employees who perform trenching and excavation work The course will be divided into five sections including: Excavation hazards Soil types and mechanics Protective mechanisms Other site hazards Regulations, roles, and responsibilities  

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May 2016
Free

The Business Aspects of Safety

May 9, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Holiday Inn Express Albany Skyline, 8 Empire Drive.
Rensselaer, NY 12144 United States
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Many small businesses don’t have the resources available for safety training. This fact increases the likelihood that workers will suffer injuries and illnesses on the job. In an effort to support business in the Capital Region, the Northeastern New York Safety & Health Council, Inc. is excited to offer this three (3) day FREE training program funded by the New York State Hazard Abatement Board. The courses are geared toward new supervisors and managers and designed to help these businesses…

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Free

Safety and Health Management for Supervisors

May 10, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Holiday Inn Express Albany Skyline, 8 Empire Drive.
Rensselaer, NY 12144 United States
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Many small businesses don’t have the resources available for safety training. This fact increases the likelihood that workers will suffer injuries and illnesses on the job. In an effort to support business in the Capital Region, the Northeastern New York Safety & Health Council, Inc. is excited to offer this three (3) day FREE training program funded by the New York State Hazard Abatement Board. The courses are geared toward new supervisors and managers and designed to help these businesses…

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Free

Hazard Recognition and Controls for Supervisors

May 12, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Holiday Inn Express Albany Skyline, 8 Empire Drive.
Rensselaer, NY 12144 United States
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Many small businesses don’t have the resources available for safety training. This fact increases the likelihood that workers will suffer injuries and illnesses on the job. In an effort to support business in the Capital Region, the Northeastern New York Safety & Health Council, Inc. is excited to offer this three (3) day FREE training program funded by the New York State Hazard Abatement Board. The courses are geared toward new supervisors and managers and designed to help these businesses…

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June 2016
$225

Hazard Communication (train the trainer)

June 2, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 2:30 pm

This one day course is designed to teach participants how to provide Hazard Communication training. At the completion of this course the participant should be able to return to their workplace and provide this training to other employees which is required annually for all New York State public sector employees who may be exposed to chemical products as part of their job, e.g. DPW and Highway workers, fire fighters, medical facility personnel, custodians and technicians. The program will review OSHA's…

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Free

The Business Aspects of Safety

June 6, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Holiday Inn Express Albany Skyline, 8 Empire Drive.
Rensselaer, NY 12144 United States
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Many small businesses don’t have the resources available for safety training. This fact increases the likelihood that workers will suffer injuries and illnesses on the job. In an effort to support business in the Capital Region, the Northeastern New York Safety & Health Council, Inc. is excited to offer this three (3) day FREE training program funded by the New York State Hazard Abatement Board. The courses are geared toward new supervisors and managers and designed to help these businesses…

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Free

Safety and Health Management for Supervisors

June 7, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Holiday Inn Express Albany Skyline, 8 Empire Drive.
Rensselaer, NY 12144 United States
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Many small businesses don’t have the resources available for safety training. This fact increases the likelihood that workers will suffer injuries and illnesses on the job. In an effort to support business in the Capital Region, the Northeastern New York Safety & Health Council, Inc. is excited to offer this three (3) day FREE training program funded by the New York State Hazard Abatement Board. The courses are geared toward new supervisors and managers and designed to help these businesses…

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$225

Conducting Workplace Safety Audits

June 9, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 2:30 pm

This one day course is designed to provide attendees with the necessary tools and knowledge to conduct audits of their workplace and identify safety and health hazards. A checklist covering many basic OSHA compliance requirements will be provided. Topics will include: How to conduct an audit How to document results Following-up on findings

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Free

Hazard Recognition and Controls for Supervisors

June 9, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Holiday Inn Express Albany Skyline, 8 Empire Drive.
Rensselaer, NY 12144 United States
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Many small businesses don’t have the resources available for safety training. This fact increases the likelihood that workers will suffer injuries and illnesses on the job. In an effort to support business in the Capital Region, the Northeastern New York Safety & Health Council, Inc. is excited to offer this three (3) day FREE training program funded by the New York State Hazard Abatement Board. The courses are geared toward new supervisors and managers and designed to help these businesses…

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August 2016
$350

NFPA 70E & OSHA Workshop – 1 Day Training August 15, 2016

August 15, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Holiday Inn Express Albany Skyline, 8 Empire Drive.
Rensselaer, NY 12144 United States
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August 15th, 8:00AM-4:30PM Location: Northeast New York Safety and Health Council 45 Colvin Ave Albany, NY 12206   Tuition: $350.00 – Lunch is included   Intended Audience: This course is intended for individuals who face a risk of electrical hazards and need to understand the electrical hazards present in their work environment; however, this course is also designed for those who need to answer questions on the direction of current safety programs and how to incorporate new requirements into their…

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$750

New York State Department of Labor Mold Assessor Initial Training Course

August 22, 2016 @ 8:30 am - August 25, 2016 @ 4:30 pm
Holiday Inn Express Albany Skyline, 8 Empire Drive.
Rensselaer, NY 12144 United States
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This 32 hour course will provide the required training for professionals who will perform mold inspections and design mold remediation plans. Under New York State Law it is unlawful for any contractor to engage in mold assessment, or to advertise or hold themselves out as a mold assessment contractor unless such contractor has a valid mold assessment license issued by the New York State Commissioner of Labor.   This training program is approved by, and meets the requirements, of the…

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September 2016
$225

Emergency Management Planning (train the trainer)

September 23, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

This one day course is intended to provide attendees with information on the requirements for organizational emergency management/action plans and includes a review of the applicable OSHA standard; plan components; and approaches to employee training and conducting emergency drills. Additionally, response actions for specific types of emergencies will be discussed, as well as incident command and public information. All places of employment are required to have an emergency action plan and all public sector employees need annual training on the…

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October 2016
$175

Reasonable Suspicion Training for Drugs and Alcohol

October 18, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Holiday Inn Express Albany Skyline, 8 Empire Drive.
Rensselaer, NY 12144 United States
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Department of Transportation Regulations Part 382.603 require that all persons designated to supervise operators of commercial motor vehicles who hold Commercial Driver’s Licenses, receive at least two hours of training on Alcohol Misuse and Controlled Substance use. Supervisors should use this training to determine whether reasonable suspicion exists to require a driver to submit for testing. In addition, this workshop may also be valuable to any managers, administrators or professionals of an organization that has implemented a workplace drug and…

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$175

Accident Investigation

October 19, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm

This half day course will teach you how to properly and effectively investigate accidents. After completion of this course, you will be able to determine: The cause of an accident What corrective actions to take to prevent future accidents How to properly document an investigation

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$350

NFPA 70E & OSHA Workshop – 1 Day Training October 24, 2016

October 24, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Holiday Inn Express Albany Skyline, 8 Empire Drive.
Rensselaer, NY 12144 United States
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August 15th, 8:00AM-4:30PM Location: Northeast New York Safety and Health Council 45 Colvin Ave Albany, NY 12206   Tuition: $350.00 – Lunch is included   Intended Audience: This course is intended for individuals who face a risk of electrical hazards and need to understand the electrical hazards present in their work environment; however, this course is also designed for those who need to answer questions on the direction of current safety programs and how to incorporate new requirements into their…

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$175

Personal Protective Equipment

October 25, 2016 @ 12:30 am - 3:30 pm

This 3-hour course is designed to provide attendees with information regarding the selection, maintenance, and use of PPE in the workplace. Hazards exist in every workplace, in many different forms. This course will provide information on how to identify these workplace hazards. OSHA 29 CFR 1910.132 requires that employers shall assess each workplace to determine what hazards may be present. In addition, OSHA requires employers to provide training to each employee who must use PPE. The training must cover: situations…

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$175

Rigging Equipment Use and Inspection

October 25, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 11:30 am

Participants in this one half day course will learn how to use and inspect all types of rigging equipment including ropes, hooks, chains and slings, as well as learn about basic hoisting safety. There will be discussion of sling ratings and calculations, and the forces involved in materials handling. This program is appropriate for maintenance mechanics and other employees responsible for using rigging and other materials handing equipment.

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November 2016
$175

Permit Required Confined Space Entry

November 15, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

This half day course is intended to provide confined space entrants, attendants, supervisors, and program administrators with information on the hazards of, and the requirements for, identification of and entry into confined spaces. Topics will include: the requirements of OSHA 29CFR 1910.146; written programs and entry permits; hazard recognition; confined space assessment techniques and rescue provisions. Topics will include: The requirements of OSHA 29 CFR 1910.116 Written programs and entry permits Hazard recognition Confined space assessment techniques Rescue provisions There…

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December 2016
$175

Lockout/Tagout (LOTO)

December 6, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm

OSHA created the Lockout/Tagout (LOTO) standard to cover the servicing and maintenance of machines and equipment that could potentially cause injury to employees.  Lockout/Tagout (LOTO) refers to specific practices and procedures to safeguard employees from unexpected energization or start-up of machinery and equipment, or the release of hazardous energy during service of maintenance activities.   This course is designed to meet all of the OSHA requirements for Lockout Tagout training per OHSA 29 CFR 1910.147.  Attendees will learn terminology, how…

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$175

Electrical Safety

December 6, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

This course will introduce participants to the basic concepts of electrical safety.  Topics will include: Electrical terminology Fundamentals of electricity Electrical hazards Safe work practices Energy control Applicable OSHA regulations

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June 2017
$175

NYS Department of Labor Mold Refresher Training

June 12, 2017 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Holiday Inn Express Albany Skyline, 8 Empire Drive.
Rensselaer, NY 12144 United States
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To register, please call (518) 860-1758 or email team@theneedhamgroup.com New York State Department of Labor Mold Refresher Training Course Presented by: Needham Risk Management Resource Group, LLC June 12, 2017 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Location: Northeastern New York Safety & Health Council 45 Colvin Avenue Albany, NY 12206 This 4 hour course will provide the required training for professionals who require refresher training as a mold assessor, mold remediation contractor, or mold abatement worker. Under New York State Law…

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May 2018

Reasonable Suspicion Training for Drugs and Alcohol

May 16, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Holiday Inn Express Albany Skyline, 8 Empire Drive.
Rensselaer, NY 12144 United States
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Date: Wednesday, May 16, 2018 Time: 9:00am-Noon Location: Holiday Inn Express Albany Skyline, Hudson Room 8 Empire Drive Rensselaer, NY 12144 Cost: $175 per attendee. We will reserve a space using a credit card or Purchase Order #. Purchase Orders will be invoiced after the program. All attendees will receive a certificate of attendance. Instructor: Michael Needham, CSP, RES, CFPS, CET To register, please call (518) 860-1758 or email: team@theneedhamgroup.com RSVP by Friday, May 11, 2018. Department of Transportation Regulations…

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October 2019
$175

NYS Department of Labor Mold Refresher Training-October 2019-Albany Area

October 17 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Holiday Inn Express Albany Skyline, 8 Empire Drive.
Rensselaer, NY 12144 United States
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To register, please call (518) 860-1758 or email team@theneedhamgroup.com New York State Department of Labor Mold Refresher Training Course Presented by: Needham Risk Management Resource Group, LLC October 17 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Location: 8 Empire Drive, East Greenbush, NY 12061 This 4 hour course will provide the required training for professionals who require refresher training as a mold assessor, mold remediation contractor, or mold abatement worker. Under New York State Law it is unlawful for any contractor to…

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