Hot Works Safety Program – North Shore

The Hot Work Safety Program is required all across Massachusetts to conduct a number of heat related construction work. The BTEA is proud to be a Hot Works Administrator in partnership with the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)

We are hosting a Hot Works Training Course with Contractor’s Risk Management to help ensure that all of our members have the ability to provide this training to anyone who might need it.

Individuals must fill out the form below and add the registration to their cart and pay $25.00 in order to save a spot in the course.


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CPR/First Aid – South Shore

BTEA is proud to sponsor CPR/First Aid Training for Contractors signatory with our trades.  Participants must attend 2 consecutive night sessions in order to receive certification from Contractors Risk Management (CRM), one of the premier safety training consultants in the country.

Classes are from 4:30 PM to 7:30 PM at the Hyatt Place in Braintree, MA.

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CPR/First Aid – South Shore

BTEA is proud to sponsor CPR/First Aid Training for Contractors signatory with our trades.  Participants must attend 2 consecutive night sessions in order to receive certification from Contractors Risk Management (CRM), one of the premier safety training consultants in the country.

Classes are from 4:30 PM to 7:30 PM at the Hyatt Place in Braintree, MA.

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PFEANE/GEANE & DC #35 Respirator/Fit Testing

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PFEANE/GEANE and District Council #35 will be holding a joint Respirator Training and Quantitative Fit Testing Seminar at the Finishing Trades Institute, 25 Colgate Road, Roslindale, MA.

 

There is limited space available for the two sessions.  

Morning – 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

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Afternoon – 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m

 

Participants must:

  1. Be clean shaven,
  2. have proof of medical clearance or undergo medical testing at the seminar for clearance,
  3. bring their own respirator (which needs to be very clean – new or new like).

 

Please sign up individuals below or contact the Association Office for group registration.

PFEANE/GEANE Respirator/Fit Testing

Individuals can sign up here. For group registrations, contact the Association Office at 781-849-3220.

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ANSI Compliant Supervisor Lift Training (Classroom Only) – POSTPONED

Kindly be advised that the BTEA and MCAP will be hosting a classroom lift training in conjunction with Contractor’s Risk Management (CRM).

During this training, participants will learn how to use a personal fall arrest system, calculate load capacities, understand vehicle limitations and stability, and perform inspections on an aerial boom lift, scissor lift and an aerial platform. Participants will understand the hazards associated with aerial lifts and the safety precautions necessary to avoid injury.

This training will consist of the classroom portion of the lift training which satisfies the new ANSI MEWP standard for supervisors.  Attendees who also act as occupants of these lifts must also complete a hands on portion using the type of lift specific to their needs.  CRM is happy to work with companies that attend this training to complete the hands on exercises as well.  Please contact John Ferrante at jferrante@btea.com to schedule the second portion of training.

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Reasonable Suspicion Training

Modern Assistance Programs (MAP) is one of the premier employee assistance plans for the union trades in New England. Their instructors and clinicians utilize expertise in order to provide comprehensive reasonable suspicion training for supervisors.

The training will be used by the supervisors to determine whether reasonable suspicion exists to intervene with an employee who appears to be actively under the influence. The training includes the physical, behavioral, speech, and performance indicators of probable alcohol misuse and use of controlled substances. Included are several scenarios where the student learns how outside influences can affect a person’s demeanor, examples include but are not limited to; Low sugar reaction for the diabetic, prescription drug and over the counter drugs with interacting on each other.

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New ANSI Lift Standards Training

Wait List Only

Join Eric Stalmon, VP of Safety and Training for the Marr Companies for classroom and hands-on training which satisfies the new ANSI A92.22 lift standards for operators and supervisors.

The new ANSI Standards are effective March 1, 2020 are you ready?

ANSI standards released in late 2018 which were originally to become effective on December 10, 2019 will now be delayed until March 1, 2020.

The changes include renaming Aerial Work Platforms (AWPs) to Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWPs). Rather than being classified by the equipment type, machines are now broken up by Groups, then sub-divided into Types.

In addition, the new standards place greater responsibility on the equipment user regardless of whether they are a large maintenance operation or a small business that rents a scissor lift, boom lift, etc.

ANSI Standard A92.22 requires all MEWP users to develop a risk assessment and site safety plan, which must be shared with everyone on the work site. ANSI Standard A92.94 now requires training for occupants and supervisors of aerial equipment.

The requirements do not have the force of law as enforced by OSHA, but do present a liability issue for contractors who choose not to follow the most up to date safety standards.

Please email Jeanne Tempesta at jtempesta@btea.com to be added to the wait list for this or future lift trainings.

PFEANE/GEANE & DC #35 Respirator/Fit Testing

NEW PG LOGOLogo DC35 IUPAT Logo 2C

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PFEANE/GEANE and District Council #35 will be holding a joint Respirator Training and Quantitative Fit Testing Seminar at the Finishing Trades Institute, 25 Colgate Road, Roslindale, MA.

 

There is limited space available for the two sessions.  

Morning – 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

or

Afternoon – 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m

 

Participants must:

  1. Be clean shaven,
  2. have proof of medical clearance or undergo medical testing at the seminar for clearance,
  3. bring their own respirator (which needs to be very clean – new or new like).

 

Please sign up individuals below or contact the Association Office for group registration.

PFEANE/GEANE Respirator/Fit Testing

Individuals can sign up here. For group registrations, contact the Association Office at 781-849-3220.

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Rigging Awareness & Signaling Training

Kindly be advised that the Building Trades Employers’ Association (BTEA) and the Massachusetts Construction Advancement Program (MCAP) will be holding two quality educational training sessions for their contributing employees to be held on Monday, August 19, 2019 at the AC Marriott Worcester from 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Contractors Risk Management (CRM) a leading safety consultant in New England will provide participants these two 2-hour construction safety courses.  Certification cards will be awarded upon successful completion of these courses.

Rigging Awareness4:00 pm – 6:00 pm will provide participants information on:  Applicable OSHA & ANSI/ASME Regulations and Standards, Special Emphasis on OSHA 1926 Subpart CC for Cranes and Derricks in Construction, Principles of Craning, Safe Operating Practices, Suspended Personnel Platforms, Communications in Lifting Operations, Accident Causes and Preventions.  Light Snacks will be provided!

“Signaling Training” 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm will provide participants information on:  Requirements for OSHA Crane Signaling, ANSI Hand signals, Voice Signaling, OSHA other signaling, Reasons for signaling, Modification of signals, Practical test for signals, Written test on ANSI hand signals. Full dinner will be provided!

 

 You can register using the form below.  Register early as space is limited for both sessions!

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Forklift Training (Classroom Only)

Kindly be advised that the BTEA and MCAP will be hosting a classroom forklift training in conjunction with Contractor’s Risk Management (CRM).

This course is designed to empower the participant with the skills and knowledge to safely and productively operate rough terrain forklifts (within the scope of the construction industry). The “forklifts” used in this training include telehandlers/extended-reach and rough-terrain/straight-mast forklifts.

This training will consist of only the classroom portion of the forklift training.  Each attendee should also complete a hands on portion using the type of forklift specific to their needs.  The repetition of these learned skills will enable the participant to recognize potentially dangerous conditions and avoid accidents. CRM is happy to work with companies that attend this training to complete the hands on exercises as well.   Please contact John Ferrante at jferrante@btea.com to schedule the second portion of training.

 

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