Safety Course

Ready Mixed Concrete Safety Course

October 18 – 20, 2022 | Charlotte, NC

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NOTE: Please login and register as the person who is attending the event. You should NOT register another individual under your personal profile. Each registrant must log in and register separately.

Logging in is easy if your company is a member of NRMCA or you receive emails from NRMCA. Your login name is your full email address and your password is: concrete.

If you need to set up a profile for a registrant, please contact NRMCA Membership or 703.706.4800.

Course Location & Travel Information:
Carolinas Ready Mixed Concrete Association (CRMCA)
1805 J.N. Pease Place
Charlotte, NC 28262

Parking: Available onsite.

Hotel & Travel Information: NRMCA has NOT contracted a block of rooms for this event but suggest the hotels below:

  • SpringHill Suites by Marriott, Charlotte University Research Park
    8700 Research Drive
    Charlotte, NC 28262
    (704) 503-4800
  • Home2Suites by Hilton, Charlotte University Research Park
    625 McCullough Drive
    Charlotte, NC 28262
    (704) 659-5100

Closest Airport: Charlotte-Douglass International Airport (CLT) is the closest airport and is about 15 miles/17 minutes from the CRMCA offices.

Return flights should NOT be made before 3 PM on October 20, 2022.

Transportation: 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.

Cancellation Policy: Full cancellation refunds, less a $100 administration fee, will be extended until October 26, 2022. All cancellations after October 26 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 to [email protected]

 

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

COURSE OUTLINE

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.

COURSE BENEFITS:

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

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

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

 

IMPORTANT COVID-19 INFORMATION & WAIVER REQUEST:
All registrants will be asked to sign a NRMCA “COVID-19 Safety Acknowledgement Liability Waiver and Release of Claims”. This waiver will be sent to registrants via email prior to the course taking place.

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