Safety Course

Ready Mixed Concrete Safety Course

October 11 – 13, 2023 | Centennial, CO | SOLD OUT

This course is SOLD OUT. To be added to the waitlist and/or to receive information on the next course offering once it becomes available, please send your request to meetings dept.


Course Location: Colorado Ready Mixed Concrete Association (CRMCA), 6880 S Yosemite Ct., Centennial, CO 80112

Course Location Parking: Available on-site at CRMCA offices.

Hotel Room Block: NRMCA has NOT secured a room block for this event but recommends the following hotels nearby:

  • Residence Inn by Marriott Denver Tech Center, 6565 Yosemite, Greenwood Village (0.66 miles)
  • Hyatt House Denver Tech Center, 9280 E. Costilla, Englewood (1.26 miles)
  • Sheraton Denver Tech Center Hotel, 7007 S. Clinton, Greenwood Village (1.27 miles)
  • Embassy Suites by Hilton Denver Tech Center, 10250 East Costilla Ave., Centennial (1.6 Miles)
  • Courtyard by Marriott Denver Tech Center, 6565 S. Boston, Greenwood Village (1.19 miles)
  • Comfort Suites Denver Tech Center, 7374 S. Clinton, Greenwood Village (1.75 miles)

The closest airport is the Denver International Airport (DIA), located approximately 30 miles/45 minutes (without traffic) from CRMCA.

Please check with your hotel of choice to see if shuttle service is available. Transportation to/from the course location will NOT be provided by NRMCA and is the responsibility of the registrant. To schedule SuperShuttle or shared ride transportation, please contact SuperShuttle directly at 1-800-258-3826.

Dress Code: 
Business casual.

Cancellation Policy: 
Full cancellation refunds, less a $125 administration fee, will be extended until Tuesday, September 19, 2023. All cancellations after Tuesday, September 19, 2023, will not be refunded. Fee cancellations cannot be transferred to a future class. Substitutions can be made at any time with no penalty.  Registration cancellations must be made in writing.


REGISTRATION: NRMCA Members, $950 | Non-Members, $1,350

This course for the ready mixed concrete industry teaches its participants about OSHA SAFETY compliance. It begins with why safety is so important and details the reasons why an effective safety program actually saves money through loss prevention and control. Participants learn about electrical safety, machine guarding, fall protection, hazard communication, confined spaces, personal protective equipment, fire fighting and evacuation, chute handling, fleet safety, pre-trip inspection and more.

Do you know all the details concerning your company’s responsibilities when it comes to OSHA regulations and filing OSHA forms? If not… attend this great session, which includes two & 1/2 days of learning about safety in the ready mixed concrete industry, including actual hands on experience participating in a plant safety audit. This promises to be a learning experience you can take back to your work and your home.

Course Schedule:
Wednesday – Thursday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Friday (Exam Time): 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
Please note: Lunch will be provided on days 1 and 2.


Day 1:

  • Welcoming Remarks
  • Introduction to OSHA
  • Safety and Health Programs
  • Break
  • Electrical Exercise
  • Backing Accident Prevention
  • Lunch
  • Walking and Working Surfaces
  • Hazard Communication
  • DOT, Driver Issues, Hours of Service Rules, CSA
  • Material Handling
  • Day 1 Review

Day 2:

  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Welding and Cutting, Repair Shop Safety Exercise
  • Roll Over Prevention
  • Means of Egress and Fire Protection, Emergency Plans
  • Pump Safety, Railroad Crossing, Three Points of Contact
  • Machine Guarding
  • Lock Out/Tag Out and Confined Space
  • Front End Loader Safety
  • Discussion of Field Exercise
  • Day 2 Review

Day 3:

  • Travel to Plant
  • Audit Preparation and Compliance Audit
  • Return Trip and Report Preparation
  • Audit Presentation and Closing Remarks
  • Final Exam

Class ends promptly at noon. Schedule subject to change.


  • Reduction of company liability in regard to safety
  • Reduction of Workers Compensation Insurance
  • Improved Morale
  • Structured learning environment
  • Learn from safety experts


This course is intended for concrete industry professionals such as Safety Directors and Specialists, General Managers, Vice-Presidents, Plant Managers and Environmental Professionals.