Course Descriptions

Safety Training

Certificate Programs

Professional Development

Online Programs


 

Safety Training

 

Basic First Aid/CPR with AED Training

Be prepared!

  • Recognize life-threatening illness and injuries.
  • Respond to medical emergencies safely.
  • Provide effective care for virtually any kind of medical emergency.
  • Fulfill training requirements for industrial first aid training.
  • Know how to safely use the AED machine you see on the wall.

This course adheres to the current AHA standard and fulfills federal and state regulatory requirements for workplace first aid training. Completion card for CPR and first aid is valid for 2 years.

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Forklift Operator Safety Training

Overton Safety does forklift training in Spokane and the Tri-Cities area. Their forklift training courses offer the opportunity for you to become a Qualified Forklift Operator in just one day. This training course covers:

                                         
  • Hazards – electrical, wind,
  • Laws & regulations for operators,                                         
  • Safe operating practices, and                                         
  • Load charts

At the end of the course you will take a comprehensive (open-book) written exam and can get the hands-on evaluation. Browse their upcoming class schedule through the link above.

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10-Hour OSHA Construction Industry Safety & Health

Our course is intended to provide instruction on the construction industry safety and health standards for construction workers. Topics include scope and application of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) construction standards. Special emphasis is placed on those areas that are the most hazardous in the industry using OSHA standards as a guide. Upon successful course completion, our participants will receive an OSHA outreach construction safety and health 10-hour course completion card and an AGC certificate of completion.

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30-Hour OSHA Construction Industry Safety & Health

This certification course includes in depth material on the main requirements of job site safety for construction sites. This course is recommended for those employees with a higher level of responsibility in safety including foreman and superintendents. Class participants will receive an OSHA 30 Certification Card from the OSHA Training Institute Education Center.

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Hazwoper Training

Hazwoper training offers the knowledge and skills necessary to assist with remedial activities in the event of a hazardous materials incident. Designed for general site workers (such as equipment operators, general laborers, and supervisory personnel) engaged in hazardous substance removal where they are required to wear personal protective equipment. The training is conducted in accordance with 29 CFR 1910.120 and WAC 296-824 and -843. Highlights: Hazardous materials recognition, Basics of toxicology, Employee medical surveillance, Chemical hazards, Respiratory and personal protection, Confined space entry, Spill control engineering and decontamination. The AGC Education Center does not offer this course. Spring Environmental offers the course in Spokane, Washington and it is also available as an online course through OSHAcampus.com

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Professional Development

 

Army Corps Of Engineers Construction Quality Management (CQM)

This course, taught by the Seattle District Corps of Engineers, is required for firms who work with or plan to work with the Army Corps of Engineers. The certificate is good for 5 years. Topics covered will include:

  • What is Construction Quality Management?
  • Quality Management Planning
  • Contractor and Government Responsibilities
  • Quality Management During Construction
  • Control vs. Inspection

Attendees will gain the ability to work effectively with the Corps of Engineers’ construction contracts, the ability to define the function and importance of Contractor Quality Control, the ability to state the contractor’s responsibilities for reviewing contract plans and the ability to discuss contractor and government interrelationships.

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Department Of Ecology Approved Certified Erosion & Sediment Control Lead Training (CESCL)

This 2 day course satisfies the training requirements stated in the Department of Ecology’s Construction Stormwater General Permit for certification as a Certified Erosion and Sediment Control Lead (CESCL) for  the Department of Ecology. The first day will be spent in the classroom. On the second day participants will spend the day in the field doing hands-on exercises including BMP installations. Certification is good for three years and is recognized by the Washington State Department of Transportation. Certification requires class attendance, class participation and a passing exam score.

 

Who Should Attend:

Construction field personnel, contractors, superintendents, foreman, estimators, public works, inspectors and engineer professionals who design stormwater prevention plans. Operators of construction activities which disturb 1 acre or more need to be covered under the Construction Stormwater General Permit. The course does not require previous education or experience.

 

Course Objective:

Proper methods for the prevention of soil erosion and control of sediment using Best Management Practices (BMPs) such as straw mulch, silt fence, ditches, and ponds. Understand the use and proper installation of the different materials and products used for stormwater control, including the ongoing maintenance and inspection process of BMPs to ensure proper containment is being achieved.

 

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Department Of Ecology Approved 8-Hour Certified Erosion & Sediment Control Lead - 

Recertification

This 1 day course satisfies the training requirements stated in the Department of Ecology’s Construction Stormwater General Permit for certification as a Certified Erosion and Sediment Control Lead (CESCL) for  the Department of Ecology. The day will be spent in the classroom. Updates to the Stormwater General Permit and new BMP’s will be discussed. Certification is good for three years and is recognized by the Washington State Department of Transportation.  Certification requires class attendance, class participation and a passing exam score. 

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Upcoming Classes

 

December 02, 2014 8:00 AM • Inland Northwest AGC - Kennewick Office: 3321 W. Kennewick Ave, Ste 110
December 03, 2014 7:30 AM • Inland Northwest AGC ~ Spokane Office
December 04, 2014 7:30 AM • Inland Northwest AGC
December 04, 2014 8:00 AM • Inland Northwest AGC ~ Spokane Office
December 07, 2014 7:30 AM • Dallas, TX


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Contact Information

Danette Larson

(509) 535-0391

dlarson@nwagc.org

 

 

           

 

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