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October 27 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Hyatt Place Downtown Milwaukee, 800 W. Juneau Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53233 United States
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Qualified Crane Signalperson Training

OSHA requires you to meet new requirements under the New Crane Standard for Construction Operations – Subpart CC.  Effective in November of 2010, anyone performing crane signals on a construction site has to be “qualified”.  If your employees fit into this category, they must: be competent in the application of the types of signals used, have a basic understanding of crane operations and the limitations, know and understand the new crane standard as it applies to signaling, and demonstrate all…

November 1 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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STP 5: Improving Productivity and Managing Project Costs

Class nights are: November 1, 3, 8 & 10, 2021 This course covers understanding how project estimates are compiled, how to compare actual project costs with those estimated and how to control costs to meet the estimate. This course also details how productivity is measured, how the supervisor plays a major role in increasing jobsite productivity and how a small increase in productivity can have a significant impact on the time and cost of a project. Unit 5 explores: Construction…

November 2 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Hyatt Place Downtown Milwaukee, 800 W. Juneau Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53233 United States
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Crane Rigging Training

Cost plus materials. In addition to qualified signalpersons and certified operators, the new OSHA crane standard requires employees who perform rigging operations to be “qualified”.  This course has been developed by the Crosby Group to assist employers in qualifying their personnel as qualified riggers as required in the new crane standards.  The standard also requires an experience component which is not provided in this course.  Note: This course is four hours in length.  To receive a card verifying their attendance…

November 16 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Hyatt Place Downtown Milwaukee, 800 W. Juneau Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53233 United States
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Mobile Elevated Work Platforms (MEWP)

Mobile elevated work platforms, also known as aerial lifts or MEWPs, are popular on a variety of job sites.  The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) defines a mobile elevated work platform as "a machine/device intended for moving persons, tools and material to working positions," and consisting of a work platform with controls and an extending structure mounted on a mobile chassis.  ANSI updated their A92 standards with new safe use, training and design requirements for MEWPs.  If your company uses…

November 17 @ 4:30 pm - November 18 @ 7:30 pm
AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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Basic First Aid/CPR/AED Training

Dates: November 17 & 18, 2021 Must attend both nights Medic First Aid, CPR, and AED training is designed specifically for the occupational first aid provider.  This extremely valuable program will help employers comply with OSHA and other federal and state regulatory requirements for training employees on how to respond and care for medical emergencies at work.  Two-year certification cards are issued upon completion of this course. To register please contact Kim Jalalian at kjalalian@agc-gm.org  

November 30 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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OSHA 10-Hour for Construction

Dates: November 30 & December 2, 7, 9, 2021 Must attend all four nights. Need your OSHA 10-Hour training card to get on the job?  You’ve come to the right place!  This 10-hour construction safety course was developed by the US Department of Labor to provide construction workers, supervisors, and other personnel responsible for construction activities with an awareness of construction safety and health concerns in the construction industry.  All attendees will become familiar with reading and using the OSHA…

December 6 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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STP 1: Leadership and Motivation

Class nights are: December 6, 8, 13 & 15, 2021 Must attend three of the four nights. This course will describe the value of effective supervision of workers and improve the construction supervisor’s ability to lead and motivate others. Unit 1 Explores: The dollars and sense of people in construction, the role of the construction supervisor, helping people perform better, motivating others, leading others, positive feedback, training and orienting crew members, teams and team building, and leadership skills in action.

December 16 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Hyatt Place Downtown Milwaukee, 800 W. Juneau Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53233 United States
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Foundations for Safety Leadership (FSL)

Everyone, from the company owner to the experienced foreman and new trainee/apprentice, needs to own safety and be a safety leader.  The Foundations for Safety Leadership (FSL) course is designed to introduce construction workers, particularly those with supervisory responsibilities such as foremen, to safety leadership principles and give them the skills to be a safety leader who can help create and sustain safe and productive jobsites.

December 20 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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The Economics of Safety

Today’s challenging economic climate is not the time to back off on safety, but instead to charge ahead with communicating the importance of an accident-free workplace.  Establishing safety objectives and defining responsibilities has never been as critical as it is today.  Holding people accountable for their actions and evaluating their performance can have a big impact on the bottom line.  At one organization, the average cost of a shoulder injury was $50,000, a back injury was $35,000, a knee injury…