Tag Archives: Training

Training during these COVID times

What happened this year to students, teachers and parents and companies? Was your doors closed for business for a period of time? Did your training schedule have to be cancelled? Did you have to move around some schedules to prevent … Continue reading

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Qualified or Certified? This is the question?

Whow, again today I spent so much time talking about qualification and certification. As part of my introduction to OSHA for all students no matter what course you are taking through CCTI, Inc., I speak about definitions, who is OSHA, … Continue reading

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OSHA General Industry 30 Hr. Course

Introducing the newest members of the OSHA 30 Hour General Industry Course. These students represent the National Park Service. Employees traveled from all over our parks to attend the 30 hour course in Morehead City, North Carolina. There was even … Continue reading

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Mobile & Overhead Crane Inspection

OSHA requires us to inspect our mobile cranes once a year. This is the opportunity to ensure that your company vehicle is compliant with not only OSHA standards as a mobile crane, but with the DOT for traveling on the … Continue reading

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Carry Deck Mobile Crane Training

Congratulations to all the employees who attended the Carry Deck Mobile Crane Training. Many of the students comments as they completed the training were “they did not realized how much you had to know to be a crane operator.” Mobile … Continue reading

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Wire rope sling not too good

How much can a sling take before it yields, breaks and eventually drops the load? No one really knows until it happens. Inspect your slings, use them correctly and most of all do not overload them to failure. Picture of … Continue reading

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NCCCO Restructure Policy

The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) is announcing the following: 1-Written Exam Retake Policy. NCCCO will be implementing an Exam Retake Policy effective October 1, 2019. This policy will require any candidate failing an NCCCO written exam … Continue reading

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Fixed Cab Boom Truck Training

When you call on a company to help you with your roof, do you know if they are qualified or certified to operate that Boom Truck Fixed Cab? If that is part of your criteria for hiring the right Roofing … Continue reading

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Rigging in the Dirt and Rocks

RIGGING LEVEL 1 Had the opportunity to work with an unique group of individuals that provide us with Aggregate and Agricultural Products. They are Wakestone and the location in Knightdale, North Carolina showed their rigging, sling inspection and hardware use … Continue reading

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Evaluation by Employer

February 7, 2019 MEMORANDUM FOR: REGIONAL ADMINISTRATORS AND STATE PLAN DESIGNEES THROUGH: KURT A. PETERMEYER Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary FROM: SCOTT C. KETCHAM, Acting Director Directorate of Construction (DOC) SUBJECT:Temporary Enforcement Policy for Crane Operator Evaluation Requirements The Cranes and Derricks in Construction: Operator Qualifications final … Continue reading

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