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This 40-hour course introduces members to concrete work and covers the following topics; safety and health hazards of concrete work; site preparation; form building and setting; forming systems; estimating concrete quantities; placement and consolidation; and finishing and curing concrete. Participants will gain knowledge and practical experience in the placement and finishing of concrete. *Personal Protective […]
This 8-hour class covers OSHA standards for trenches and excavations. Topics include hazards of working in trenches; soil types; methods of protection; types of protective systems; and trench cave-ins. *Personal Protective Equipment Required.
This 8-hour class is for those members who have taken an MSHA new miner training within the last twelve months. It fulfills the annual refresher training requirement of MSHA. Topics include hazard recognition; electrical and mechanical hazards; silica and airborne hazards; and workplace rights. You must have a current MSHA certification to take this class. *Personal […]
This 24-hour class for new miners covers operations at Part 46 mining facilities and fulfills the MSHA training requirements to work for contractors at these facilities. Topics include hazard recognition; electrical and mechanical hazards; silica and airborne hazards; and workplace rights. Note: this training is not a substitute for site-specific training that your employer is […]
All Local 169 members are invited to the monthly meeting. Learn what your Union is planning and working towards. Show up, show your support, and be an active member in your Union. An involved member is a strong member! Feel the Power! Meetings are at the Union Hall at 570 Reactor Way, Reno, NV 89502 […]
This 4-hour certification course has been approved by the Nevada Department of Transportation and covers procedures for flaggers working on NDOT projects. All flaggers on these projects must have a certification of training in their possession while working. Topics include work zone hazards and safety; state regulations; flagging PPE and equipment; and flagging procedures.
This 8-hour certification class helps non-medical professionals provide assistance in times of crisis.The first part of the class covers best practices for first aid for a wide range of medical conditions. The CPR portion of the class provides methods and practice for treating both adults and children during a cardiac emergency. *Personal Protective Equipment Required.
This 8-hour course is for those who have taken an Asbestos Worker or refresher course within the last two years and satisfies EPA requirements for asbestos refresher training. Topics covered include: health effects of asbestos; medical monitoring and surveillance; worker rights and protections; PPE; site safety; preparing the work area; negative air systems; containment; decontamination; […]
This 8-hour course is for those who have taken an Asbestos Supervisor or refresher course within the last two years. It satisfies EPA requirements for asbestos supervisor refresher training. Topics include: types of asbestos; health effects; medical monitoring and surveillance; legal standards; respiratory protection programs; and record keeping requirements. New regulations and changes in the […]
This 32-hour course covers workplace safety and health hazards and the regulations that protect you on the job site. Many construction contractors are requiring their employees to have an OSHA 30 card. Topics include job site hazard recognition, avoidance, and prevention; the fatal four; PPE; health hazards; stairways and ladders; worker rights; and employer responsibilities.