May
20
8:30 am08:30

Heartsaver CPR AED in Atlanta, GA | Local 479

Heartsaver® CPR AED is a video-based, instructor-led course that teaches adult and child CPR and AED use, infant CPR, and how to relieve choking in adults, children, and infants. This course teaches skills with the AHA’s research-proven practice-while-watching technique, which allows instructors to observe the students, provide feedback, and guide the students’ learning of skills.

This course is for anyone with limited or no medical training who needs a course completion card in CPR and AED use to meet job, regulatory, or other requirements.

DATES: May 20, 2017

LOCATION: Atlanta, GA

INSTRUCTORS: Bennon Prine, Kevin Amick

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Supported Course Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 479 for more information.

May
20
May 21

Train the Trainer: Master Class for Course Development in Kansas City, MO

The TTF is excited to announce an expansion to our Train the Trainer Program. We have developed a train the trainer workshop for those graduates of the TTF Train the Trainer: Teaching Techniques course with Dr. Johnson. This two-day, intensive workshop is intended for individuals who have conducted at least four craft skills or safety training classes for their local since attending the Train the Trainer: Teaching Techniques course.

Workshop participants will come to class with a concrete lesson they want to newly develop or further develop and work with Dr. Johnson and in small groups on their lesson plans. Participants must meet the course requirements and be nominated/selected by their locals to attend. Potential participants will need to submit course outlines for the course they plan to develop along with the application materials.

DATES: Saturday, May 20th & Sunday, May 21st, 2017

TIME: 8AM - 6PM each day

LOCATION: Kansas City, MO

COST: The Training Trust Fund is paying for the cost of three nights of room and taxes at the hotel where the training is held. Breakfast and lunch will also be provided by the TTF on days that class is in session. As with other courses, the TTF cannot pay for the cost of travel, meals outside of the ones provided, other incidentals, or per diem costs.

Local officers with questions about the Master Class should contact Director, Liz Campos.

May
20
8:00 am08:00

Hazard Communication in Albuquerque, NM | Local 480

This course explains what defines a chemical as hazardous to health & safety, what makes a toxic chemical more likely to cause harm to human health, how toxic chemicals affect the body, characteristics of a chemical that can make it hazardous to human health and safety, basic concepts of hazard communications, ventilation, and worker right to information. This course also reviews Global Harmonization Systems.

DATE: May 20, 2017

LOCATION: Albuquerque, NM

INSTRUCTORS: Tobi Ives & Paul Baca

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Supported Course Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 480 for more information.

May
20
May 21

OSHA 10/General Entertainment Safety © in New York, NY

This two day training covers OSHA policies, procedures, and standards, as well as general industry safety and health principles. Topics include scope and application of the OSHA general industry standards as related to the Entertainment Industry. Special emphasis is placed on those areas that are the most hazardous, using OSHA standards as a guide.

DATES: Saturday, May 20th & Sunday, May 21st, 2017

TIME: 8AM - 4PM each day

LOCATION: New York, NY

COST: The two day workshop itself is free of charge for participants. The IATSE Training Trust Fund cannot, however, cover the costs for travel, lodging, meals, or per diems associated with travel or participation in this workshop.

INSTRUCTORS:

Alan M. Rowe is the Chairman of the IATSE Crafts Advancement Program as well as the President and Safety & Training Director for IATSE Local 728, Studio Lighting Technicians in Burbank, CA. Alan serves as the Co-Chair for the ETCP Entertainment Electrical Certifications, sits on the ESTA Technical Standards Council, is a member of the Motion Picture/Television Industry Wide Safety Committee, and represents the IATSE on Code Making Panel 15 of the National Electrical Code. Alan holds degrees from the North Carolina School of the Arts (BFA) and the California Institute of the Arts (MFA).

Beverly Miller has been a scenic artist for over 40 years, served as business rep for Film and TV for 14 years, has served as President of USA 829 since 1996, is Co-Chairman on the Advisory Board for Mount Sinai Selikoff Center for Occupational and Environmental Medicine, and is on the IATSE Training Trust Fund Board of Trustees.

Click here to download an application.

If you are interested in this training, submit a calendared course application for the OSHA 10/General Entertainment Safety © training in New York, NY to the IATSE Training Trust Fund. We will notify you once we have reviewed your application, determined eligibility, and have a space for you in the training.

Please be advised that only individuals who've submitted an application and have received a confirmation letter will be admitted to the course. Walk-ins will not be accepted.

May
18
May 19

OSHA 10/General Entertainment Safety © in Ft. Lauderdale, FL | Local 477

This two day training covers OSHA policies, procedures, and standards, as well as general industry safety and health principles. Topics include scope and application of the OSHA general industry standards as related to the Entertainment Industry. Special emphasis is placed on those areas that are the most hazardous, using OSHA standards as a guide.

DATES: May 18 & 19, 2017

TIME: 8AM - 4PM each day

LOCATION: Ft. Lauderdale, FL

INSTRUCTOR: Fred Moyse, OSHA Outreach Trainer

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Supported Course Program. If you are interested in this training, email Local 477 for more information.

May
16
May 17

OSHA 10/General Entertainment Safety © in Lansing, MI | Local 274

This two day training covers OSHA policies, procedures, and standards, as well as general industry safety and health principles. Topics include scope and application of the OSHA general industry standards as related to the Entertainment Industry. Special emphasis is placed on those areas that are the most hazardous, using OSHA standards as a guide.

DATES: May 16 & 17, 2017

TIME: 8AM - 4PM each day

LOCATION: Lansing, MI

INSTRUCTOR: Bill McCord, OSHA Outreach Trainer

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Supported Course Program. If you are interested in this training, email Local 274 for more information.

May
15
May 16

OSHA 10 in Burbank, CA | Local 33

This course covers an introduction to OSHA and focuses on falls, electrocutions, struck by, and caught in or in between, cranes, excavations, PPE, material handling, scaffolds, stairways & ladders, and hand & power tools.

DATEs: May 15 & 16, 2017

LOCATION: Burbank, CA

INSTRUCTOR: Gabriel Ramos, Industrial Compliance Services

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Supported Course Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 33 for more information.

May
13
3:30 pm15:30

Skylight Balloon Tech 2 in Atlanta, GA | Local 479

The technician course will cover the basics of safe, effective light balloon operation. Topics covered will include assembly, inflation, operation, deflation, and disassembly of Tungsten, HMI, Hybrid, Sodium Vapor, and Metal Halide lighting balloons. Also, we will cover the basic shapes of the balloons, the safe handling of compressed gasses, and the physics involved in operating a floating light source.

DATE: May 13, 2017

LOCATION: Atlanta, GA

INSTRUCTORS: Marc Shearer, Skylight GA

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Supported Course Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 479 for more information.

May
1
May 3

Entertainment Electrics in Austin, TX | Local 205

Course covers electrical skills, power distribution systems, and control systems.

DATES: May 1-3, 2017

LOCATION: Austin, TX

INSTRUCTORS: Richard Cadena, ETCP Certified Entertainment Electrician, ETCP Recognized Trainer

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Supported Course Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 205 for more information.

Apr
29
11:00 am11:00

Aerial Work Platform Operator in Atlanta, GA | Local 479

Course includes in-classroom and hands-on training in AWP operation:

  • Responsibilities as a user and operator
  • Conducting a pre-start inspection
  • Conducting a work-space inspection
  • Various types of equipment
  • Preventing accidents and identifying hazards in operation

DATE: April 29, 2017

LOCATION: Atlanta, GA

INSTRUCTORS: Greg Welborn and Joe Parham, Subelt Rentals

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Supported Course Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 479 for more information.

Apr
29
Apr 30

OSHA 10/General Entertainment Safety © in Spokane, WA | Local 488

This two day training covers OSHA policies, procedures, and standards, as well as general industry safety and health principles. Topics include scope and application of the OSHA general industry standards as related to the Entertainment Industry. Special emphasis is placed on those areas that are the most hazardous, using OSHA standards as a guide.

DATES: April 29 & 30, 2017

LOCATION: Spokane, WA

INSTRUCTOR: Rickey Lepinski, OSHA Outreach Trainer

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Supported Course Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 488 for more information.

Apr
28
11:00 am11:00

Fiber Optic Basics in Chicago, IL | Local 762

Training consists of an overview of the theory of Fiber Optic Light Transmission, troubleshooting cable with meters, basic maintenance, and special cleaning tools specific to fiber cable and panels.

DATE: April 28, 2017

LOCATION: Chicago, IL

INSTRUCTOR: Jesse Madison, Certified Fiber Technician

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Supported Course Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 762 for more information.

Apr
26
11:00 am11:00

Aerial Work Platform Operator in Atlanta, GA | Local 479

Course includes in-classroom and hands-on training in AWP operation:

  • Responsibilities as a user and operator
  • Conducting a pre-start inspection
  • Conducting a work-space inspection
  • Various types of equipment
  • Preventing accidents and identifying hazards in operation

DATE: April 26, 2017

LOCATION: Atlanta, GA

INSTRUCTORS: Greg Welborn and Joe Parham, Subelt Rentals

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Supported Course Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 479 for more information.

Apr
25
11:00 am11:00

Forklift Operator in Kennesaw, GA | Local 479

Course includes in-classroom and hands-on training in forklift operation:

  • Responsibilities as a user and operator
  • Conducting a pre-start inspection
  • Conducting a work-space inspection
  • Various types of equipment
  • Preventing accidents and identifying hazards in operation

DATES: April 25, 2017

LOCATION: Kennesaw, GA

INSTRUCTORS: Greg Welborn and Joe Parham, Subelt Rentals

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Supported Course Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 479 for more information.

Apr
22
1:00 pm13:00

Forklift Certification in Burbank, CA | Local 33

This class focuses on safe forklift operating knowledge and practice with a focus on:

  • Regulations
  • Consequences of actions
  • OSHA Rules
  • Forklift Types
  • Inspections
  • Worksite Evaluation
  • Engineering Principles
  • Capacities/Load Center
  • Operation/Driving: Seat Belt/ROPS, Controls, Stability Triangle: Pivoting, Tail Swing
  • Pedestrian Hazards
  • Refueling/Charging
  • Shutdown
  • Parking: Hands On Evaluation

DATE: April 22, 2017 at 1pm

LOCATION: Burbank, CA

INSTRUCTORS: Gabriel Ramos, Industrial Compliance Services

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Supported Course Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 33 for more information.

Apr
22
1:00 pm13:00

Aerial Lift/Boomlift/Scissorlift Certification in Burbank, CA | Local 33

This class focuses on safe AWP operating knowledge and practice with a focus on:

  • Regulations
  • Consequences of actions
  • OSHA Rules
  • Lift Types
  • Inspections
  • Worksite Evaluation
  • Engineering Principles
  • Capacities
  • Fall Protection: Fall Restraint & Fall Arrest, Rescues
  • Operation/Driving: Controls & Stability
  • Overhead Hazards
  • Refueling/Charging
  • Shutdown
  • Parking: Hands On Evaluation

DATE: April 22, 2017 at 1pm

LOCATION: Burbank, CA

INSTRUCTORS: Gabriel Ramos, Industrial Compliance Services

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Supported Course Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 33 for more information.

Apr
22
11:00 am11:00

Aerial Work Platform Operator in Atlanta, GA | Local 479

Course includes in-classroom and hands-on training in AWP operation:

  • Responsibilities as a user and operator
  • Conducting a pre-start inspection
  • Conducting a work-space inspection
  • Various types of equipment
  • Preventing accidents and identifying hazards in operation

DATE: April 22, 2017

LOCATION: Atlanta, GA

INSTRUCTORS: Greg Welborn and Joe Parham, Subelt Rentals

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Supported Course Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 479 for more information.

Apr
22
9:00 am09:00

Forklift Certification in Burbank, CA | Local 33

This class focuses on safe forklift operating knowledge and practice with a focus on:

  • Regulations
  • Consequences of actions
  • OSHA Rules
  • Forklift Types
  • Inspections
  • Worksite Evaluation
  • Engineering Principles
  • Capacities/Load Center
  • Operation/Driving: Seat Belt/ROPS, Controls, Stability Triangle: Pivoting, Tail Swing
  • Pedestrian Hazards
  • Refueling/Charging
  • Shutdown
  • Parking: Hands On Evaluation

DATE: April 22, 2017 at 9am

LOCATION: Burbank, CA

INSTRUCTORS: Gabriel Ramos, Industrial Compliance Services

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Supported Course Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 33 for more information.

Apr
22
9:00 am09:00

Aerial Lift/Boomlift/Scissorlift Certification in Burbank, CA | Local 33

This class focuses on safe AWP operating knowledge and practice with a focus on:

  • Regulations
  • Consequences of actions
  • OSHA Rules
  • Lift Types
  • Inspections
  • Worksite Evaluation
  • Engineering Principles
  • Capacities
  • Fall Protection: Fall Restraint & Fall Arrest, Rescues
  • Operation/Driving: Controls & Stability
  • Overhead Hazards
  • Refueling/Charging
  • Shutdown
  • Parking: Hands On Evaluation

DATE: April 22, 2017 at 9am

LOCATION: Burbank, CA

INSTRUCTORS: Gabriel Ramos, Industrial Compliance Services

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Supported Course Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 33 for more information.

Apr
19
11:00 am11:00

Aerial Work Platform Operator in Atlanta, GA | Local 479

Course includes in-classroom and hands-on training in AWP operation:

  • Responsibilities as a user and operator
  • Conducting a pre-start inspection
  • Conducting a work-space inspection
  • Various types of equipment
  • Preventing accidents and identifying hazards in operation

DATE: April 19, 2017

LOCATION: Atlanta, GA

INSTRUCTORS: Greg Welborn and Joe Parham, Subelt Rentals

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Supported Course Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 479 for more information.

Apr
17
11:00 am11:00

Aerial Work Platform Operator in Kennesaw, GA | Local 479

Course includes in-classroom and hands-on training in AWP operation:

  • Responsibilities as a user and operator
  • Conducting a pre-start inspection
  • Conducting a work-space inspection
  • Various types of equipment
  • Preventing accidents and identifying hazards in operation

DATE: April 17, 2017

LOCATION: Atlanta, GA

INSTRUCTORS: Greg Welborn and Joe Parham, Subelt Rentals

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Supported Course Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 479 for more information.

Apr
12
11:00 am11:00

Aerial Work Platform Operator in Atlanta, GA | Local 479

Course includes in-classroom and hands-on training in AWP operation:

  • Responsibilities as a user and operator
  • Conducting a pre-start inspection
  • Conducting a work-space inspection
  • Various types of equipment
  • Preventing accidents and identifying hazards in operation

DATE: April 12, 2017

LOCATION: Atlanta, GA

INSTRUCTORS: Greg Welborn and Joe Parham, Subelt Rentals

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Supported Course Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 479 for more information.

Apr
11
10:30 am10:30

Forklift Operator in Kennesaw, GA | Local 479

Course includes in-classroom and hands-on training in forklift operation:

  • Responsibilities as a user and operator
  • Conducting a pre-start inspection
  • Conducting a work-space inspection
  • Various types of equipment
  • Preventing accidents and identifying hazards in operation

DATES: April 11, 2017

LOCATION: Kennesaw, GA

INSTRUCTORS: Greg Welborn and Joe Parham, Subelt Rentals

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Supported Course Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 479 for more information.

Apr
8
Apr 9

Train the Trainer: Teaching Techniques and Presentation Skills in San Francisco, CA

The TTF Train the Trainer: Teaching Techniques and Presentation Skills session is designed to take IATSE workers who are experts in their craft who are or will be training at their local and teaches them education and training techniques to improve their presentation and sharpen their skills as teachers.

The two-day training covers effective teaching techniques, learning styles, training design, and lesson planning for new safety and skills trainers while providing new training techniques to existing trainers. This is a training with something for everyone that is accessible and applicable to all crafts and trainers - new and experienced - with ample time for practice. It is a rigorous, information-packed, and rewarding two days where participants have the opportunity to learn, work, and network with new and existing IATSE worker-trainers from around the US and Canada.

Local unions are invited to nominate up to three IATSE workers from their local to attend our two-day, customized Train the Trainer workshop. Your nominees should be IATSE workers who already are safety or skills trainers for your local or individuals who will become new safety or skills trainers for the local. Click here for more information.

DATES: Saturday, April 8th & Sunday, April 9th, 2017

TIME: 8AM - 6PM each day

LOCATION: San Francisco, CA

INSTRUCTOR: Dr. Mark Johnson, BSBA, MS Technical Education, Ed.S Industrial Education, Ed.D

COST: The two day workshop itself is free of charge for participants. The IATSE Training Trust Fund cannot, however, cover the costs for travel, lodging*, meals, or per diems associated with travel or participation in this workshop.

Click here to download the application.

Please be advised that only individuals who've been nominated by their local and have received a confirmation letter will be admitted to the course. Walk-ins will not be accepted.

*Limited hotel subsidies may be available to qualifying locals. Click here for further details and an application.

Mar
29
8:30 am08:30

Aerial Work Platform Operator in Atlanta, GA | Local 479

Course includes in-classroom and hands-on training in AWP operation:

  • Responsibilities as a user and operator
  • Conducting a pre-start inspection
  • Conducting a work-space inspection
  • Various types of equipment
  • Preventing accidents and identifying hazards in operation

DATE: March 29, 2017

LOCATION: Atlanta, GA

INSTRUCTORS: Greg Welborn and Joe Parham, Subelt Rentals

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Supported Course Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 479 for more information.

Mar
28
9:30 am09:30

Forklift Operator in Kennesaw, GA | Local 479

Course includes in-classroom and hands-on training in forklift operation:

  • Responsibilities as a user and operator
  • Conducting a pre-start inspection
  • Conducting a work-space inspection
  • Various types of equipment
  • Preventing accidents and identifying hazards in operation

DATES: March 28, 2017

LOCATION: Kennesaw, GA

INSTRUCTORS: Greg Welborn and Joe Parham, Subelt Rentals

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Supported Course Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 479 for more information.

Mar
28
Mar 29

OSHA 10/General Entertainment Safety © in Baltimore, MD | Local 487

This two day training covers OSHA policies, procedures, and standards, as well as general industry safety and health principles. Topics include scope and application of the OSHA general industry standards as related to the Entertainment Industry. Special emphasis is placed on those areas that are the most hazardous, using OSHA standards as a guide.

DATES: March 28th & 29th, 2017

TIME: 8AM - 4PM each day

LOCATION: Baltimore, MD

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Supported Course Program. If you are interested in this training, download the application by clicking here and email Local 487 for more information.

Mar
27
12:00 pm12:00

Hearsaver CPR-AED in Atlanta, GA | Local 479

Heartsaver® CPR AED is a video-based, instructor-led course that teaches adult and child CPR and AED use, infant CPR, and how to relieve choking in adults, children, and infants. This course teaches skills with the AHA’s research-proven practice-while-watching technique, which allows instructors to observe the students, provide feedback, and guide the students’ learning of skills.

This course is for anyone with limited or no medical training who needs a course completion card in CPR and AED use to meet job, regulatory, or other requirements.

DATES: March 25, 2017

LOCATION: Atlanta, GA

INSTRUCTORS: Bennon Prine, Kevin Amick

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Supported Course Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 479 for more information.

Mar
25
Mar 26

Aerial Work Platform Certified Operator in Woburn, MA | Local 481

This two-day course, part of our “Safety Starts Before the Engine” series enables members to become a trained and certified operator of aerial and scissor lifts. It is led by Local 481 members and JLG Certified Trainers Phil Reilly and Eric Komar. A Local 481 AWP Certified Operator certificate has become an important hiring credential with productions. During this class members take part in classroom activities that teach safe operation and understanding of laws, listen to presentations, a Genie video, regulations and liability involved in operating AWPs and take a written test that they must pass. Afternoons are devoted to hands-on sessions that include up to 60 minutes of supervised “stick time” that each participant must successfully pass. Successful completion of this class enables members to earn an I.D card and provide certification to OSHA, ANSI and manufacturers’ standards.  

The classroom section focuses on:

  • OSHA safety regulations and ANSI Standards
  • Tip over prevention and weight factor issues
  • Understanding range of motion when operating boom lifts
  • Avoiding collisions
  • Assessing wind speed and its implications on safe operation
  • Pre inspection and work site hazard inspection

DATES: Saturday, March 25th and Sunday, March 26th, 2017

LOCATION: Woburn, MA

INSTRUCTORS: Phil Reilly and Eric Komar

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Supported Course Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 481 for more information.

Mar
25
Mar 26

OSHA 10/General Entertainment Safety © in Seattle, WA | Local 488

This two day training covers OSHA policies, procedures, and standards, as well as general industry safety and health principles. Topics include scope and application of the OSHA general industry standards as related to the Entertainment Industry. Special emphasis is placed on those areas that are the most hazardous, using OSHA standards as a guide.

DATES: March 25 & 26, 2017

LOCATION: Seattle, WA

INSTRUCTOR: Rickey Lepinski, OSHA Outreach Trainer

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Supported Course Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 488 for more information.