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OSHA Cranes & Derricks Qualified Rigger Training January 03, 2018

The course encompasses both formal lecture and hands-on exercises to assist the students in the proper selection and use of lifting devices, as well as the various types of hitches and configurations to prevent unintentional load displacement. Students will be given practical and tabletop exercises consisting of load calculations, component selection, and proper component use to demonstrate their application of the information learned. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics most recent data, 42% of the fatalities associated with crane use were a result of employees being struck by falling objects, primarily from the loads transported. This course is designed to discuss the use, care, maintenance, and inspection of various below-the-hook lifting devices, including alloy-chain slings, wire-rope slings, nylon and synthetic web slings, clevis, eyebolts, hooks, hoist rings and wedge sockets. Students who successfully complete the course will receive a course completion certificate. Instruction is free of charge, made possible by a grant from The NYS DOL Occupational Safety & Health T & E Program. However, there is a $17.00 per person fee for lunch, beverages, snacks, and a course completion card. Location: STBA 65 East Main Street Falconer, NY For info call: (716) 665-4026 To download the reservation form, click on the pdf icon above.

 
Time: 8:30 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.
Location: 65 East Main Street Falconer NY 14733
Admission: $17.00
Email: info@stba.com

OSHA Cranes & Derricks Qualififed Signal Person January 04, 2018

This course will assist with compliance of the new OSHA Cranes and Derricks Standard. Statistics show that 25% of all crane fatalities are a result of contact with overhead electrical power lines. Of these fatalities, those at greatest risk are workers on foot, touching or guiding loads or cables. This course is designed for those individuals who will signal crane operators during lifting operations and ensure they are qualified. Individuals who complete this course will know and understand the type of signals used including radio signals and standard methods for hand signals; gain competence in the application of the type of signals used; acquire a basic understanding of equipment operation and limitations, including Crane dynamics involved in swinging and stopping loads and boom deflection from hoisting loads; know and understand the relevant requirements of OSHA Parts 1926.1419 through 1926.1422 and Part 1926.1428. Participants will be required to demonstrate their understanding of these requirements through both a written and practical examination. Students who successfully complete the course and pass both examinations will receive a course completion card stating which types of signaling they are qualified in. Date: Thursday, January 4, 2018 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM Cost: Instruction is free of charge, made possible by a grant from The NYS DOL Occupational Safety & Health T & E Program . However there is a $7.00 per person fee for beverages, snacks and course completion card. Location: STBA 65 East Main Street Falconer, NY For info call: (716) 665-4026 To download the reservation form, click on the pdf icon above.
 
Time: 8:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Location: 65 East Main Street Falconer NY 14733
Admission: $7.00
Email: info@stba.com

Flagger Safety & Traffic Control January 04, 2018

Work on the New York roadways is one of the most hazardous of all construction occupations. This course is designed to discuss the hazards associated with worker exposure to vehicular traffic and temporary traffic control and give students the opportunity to practice flagging methods in a controlled environment. Upon completion of this course, students will be able to recognize the need to use specified equipment when performing flagging responsibilities, correctly execute the stop/proceed/slow directions, set up a flagger station to maximize their own safety, the safety of their crew and passing motorists as well as perform emergency flagging. Date: Wednesday, January 4, 2018 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM Cost: Instruction is free of charge, made possible by a grant from The NYS DOL Occupational Safety & Health T & E Program However, there is a $5.00 per person fee for beverages, snacks and course completion card. Location: 65 East Main Street Jamestown, NY For info call: (716) 665-4026 To download the reservation form, click on the pdf icon above.
 
Time: 1:00 P.M. - 5:00 P.M.
Location: 65 East Main Street Falconer NY 14733
Admission: $5.00
Email: info@stba.com