Competent Person Training

The Competent Person is arguably one of the most underused safety personnel on any given job site.  Yet it is one of the most referenced responsibilities in construction regulations and many employers don’t realize that one is required on every job site.  OSHA defines a competent person as “one who is capable of identifying existing […]

40 Hour #3

I truly like eTraining, and how this course is self-paced, especially for an individual like myself, currently deployed in Afghanistan.  I feel it’s a decent price for all the knowledge you receive, in addition to the included downloadable manual.  I appreciate it greatly!

Excavation Competent Person #3

The course was well prepared and very comprehensive.  I was able to grasp the concepts, technologies, and overall requirements to ensure the protection of personnel and property in any trenching operation.  Well thought out and very informative.

Online Training Continues to Improve

Two University of Illinois professors talk about the benefits of online learning and how studies are under way to continue improving the E-Learning experience for students. “Almost all the growth in higher education has to do with online learning.  There is now 6 million students in higher education taking at least one online course and […]

EPA Updating Underground Storage Tank Rules

The rule is only in the proposal stage right now, but the EPA looks to be adding to it’s 1988 underground storage tank technical, financial responsibility, and state program approval regulations. From the EPAs proposal: Proposed changes include:  Adding secondary containment requirements for new and replaced tanks and piping; adding operator training requirements; adding periodic […]