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
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
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.

Apr
22
Apr 23

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 22 & 23, 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.


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.

Mar
22
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 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.

Mar
21
8:30 am08:30

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: March 21, 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
18
12:00 pm12:00

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

DATES: March 18th, 2017

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.

Mar
18
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

DATES: March 18th, 2017

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.

Mar
18
8:00 am08:00

Skid Steer Compact Hoisting Operator Certification in Woburn, MA | Local 481

Skid Steer equipment is often used on productions and depending on the attachments (forks or a bucket), are used as forklifts or front end loaders. These small vehicles are both powerful and agile and can present numerous safety challenges when being utilized on sets or locations. Course components include classroom workbook, viewing a video, visual inspection, function test, and supervised, individual hands-on practical. 

Over a 12-hour span, the classroom portion will be held indoors, followed by individual, supervised practical sessions which take place outdoors, at a nearby site. Local 481 Trainers are Phil Reilly and Eric Komar. After participating in the course, participants are able to:

  • Discuss how weight distribution affects skid-steer loader steering and stability.
  • Explain the difference between Tipping Load and Rated Operating Capacity.
  • Have an understanding of the hydrostatic transmission, and that the loader will react the moment that the steering levers are moved.
  • Explain why maintenance is so important for safe, efficient, and productive operation.
  • Identify the controls and their functions.
  • Identify the loader's safety features and explain their importance.
  • Explain the steps of safe entry and exit.
  • Explain how to change attachments (forks).
  • Know the fundamentals of safe maneuvering, traveling, and working with the attachment.

DATE: Saturday, March 18th, 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
18
Mar 19

Elevated Work Platforms in Clackamas, OR | Local 488

This course consists of one day of EWP industry specific theory and theory evaluation, site inspection, and equipment inspections. At the end of day 1, students will get to choose a block of time for day 2 to do practical, hands-on training and evaluation.

Day 2 hands-on training involves working one-on-one with a trainer on the equipment in an intensive review and training session. Training includes the operation of Articulating Work Platforms (Z-boom), Scissor Lifts, and Self Propelled Man Lifts.

DATES: March 18 & 19, 2017

LOCATION: Clackamas, OR

INSTRUCTOR: Rickey Lepinski

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.

Mar
17
8:00 am08:00

Elevated Work Platforms in Davie, FL | Local 477

This 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 17, 2017

LOCATION: Davie, FL

INSTRUCTOR: Gus Vallejo, SunbeltRentals

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

Mar
16
8:00 am08:00

Fork Lift Safety Training in Davie, FL | Local 477

This 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 18, 2017

LOCATION: Davie, FL

INSTRUCTOR: Gus Vallejo, SunbeltRentals

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

Mar
15
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 15, 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
15
Mar 16

OSHA 10/General Entertainment Safety © in Atlanta, GA | Local 927

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 15 & 16, 2017

LOCATION: Atlanta, GA

INSTRUCTORS: Ed Hotchkiss, and Kevin Amick, OSHA Outreach Instructors

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Supported Course Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 927 for more information.

Mar
14
8:00 am08:00

Fiber Optic Basics in Spokane, WA | Local 793

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: March 14, 2017

LOCATION: Spokane, WA

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 793 for more information.

Mar
11
9:00 am09:00

Gun Awareness for General Crew in Woburn, MA | Local 481

This seminar will be led by Larry Zanoff, one of the managers of the Weapons Department for Independent Studio Services, and is designed to be a general awareness class for members from all crafts. It will focus on on-set safety when prop guns are present. The purpose is to help members be aware of the protocols and help maintain a safe, informed set when guns are being utilized. This is not a "how-to" class on handling guns.

Larry is an experienced, dynamic teacher who has worked in the industry for many years. He will utilize presentation, discussion, and demonstration to cover:

  • Background on prop weapons used on set
  • On-set professionalism and proper etiquette when weapons are on set
  • Safety rules, regulations, and protocols
  • Legalities, licenses, and permits
  • Types of blanks, different loads of blanks, and their appropriate use
  • Weapons types and their correct use

DATE: March 11, 2017

LOCATION: Canton, MA

INSTRUCTOR: Larry Zanoff, Independent Studio Services

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
9
Mar 10

OSHA 10/General Entertainment Safety © in Minneapolis, MN | Local 13

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: Thursday, March 9th & Friday, March 10th, 2017

TIME: 8AM - 4PM each day

LOCATION: Minneapolis, MN

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Supported Course Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 13 for more information.

Mar
8
8:00 am08:00

Forklift Operation Certification in York, PA | Local 200

Training consists of a combination of lecture, practical training, and evaluation of the operator's performance in the workplace.

DATE: March 8, 2017

LOCATION: York, PA

INSTRUCTOR: Matt Verdi, Eastern Lift Truck Company

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Supported Course Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 200 for more information.

Mar
6
Mar 7

OSHA 10/General Entertainment Safety © in St. Louis, MO | USITT

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: Monday, March 6th, 2017 1pm - 6pm & Tuesday, March 7th, 2017 10am - 6pm

LOCATION: St. Louis, MO

INSTRUCTORS: Joe Aldridge, Eddie Raymond, Alan Rowe, Kent Jorgensen

This course is being presented at the USITT 57th Annual Annual Conference & Stage Expo. For more information and to register for the class please click here.

Mar
4
8:30 am08:30

Arial 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 4, 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
4
Mar 5

OSHA 10/General Entertainment Safety in Portland, OR | 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 4 & 5, 2017

LOCATION: Portland, OR

INSTRUCTORS: 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.

Feb
28
Mar 2

Lighting Control, Networks, and Lighting Console Programming in Houston, TX | Local 484

Join ETCP Recognized Trainer Richard Cadena for all of the courses in the Entertainment Electrics Series covering the essential skills of the entertainment electrician and technician. Each class is designed for adult learners and is presented in an intimate setting where questions are encouraged.

Practical applications include: Setting up, testing, and troubleshooting DMX, RDM, Wireless DMX, Art-Net, sACN, MIDI Show Control, and programming lighting consoles.

DATES: February 28 - March 2, 2017

LOCATION: Houston TX

INSTRUCTOR: Richard Cadena

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Supported Course Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 484 for more information.

Feb
25
Feb 26

OSHA 10/General Entertainment Safety in Atlanta, GA | Local 479

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: February 25 & 26, 2017

LOCATION: Atlanta, GA

INSTRUCTORS: Edward Hotchkiss and Anthony Gonzales, OSHA Outreach Trainers

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.

Feb
18
10:00 am10:00

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: Saturday, February 18, 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.

Feb
18
9:00 am09:00

HazCom and OSHA Regulations in New York, NY | Local USA 829

This class will address the need for on production and off production crew members to be able to identify or question hazardous conditions on the work site in an appropriate manner so that work can proceed safely. participants will survey the laws that apply to shops, locations, and work sites. participants will also discuss characteristics of substances that workers are exposed to, how they enter the body, and the degrees to which these toxins have an effect, how to identity them, avoid them, and how to deal with them. 

DATE: Saturday, February 18th, 2017, 9am - 4:30pm

LOCATION: New York, NY

INSTRUCTOR: Monona Rossol, M.S., M.F.A., Industrial Hygienest

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Supported Course Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local USA 829 for more information.

Feb
18
Feb 19

SyncOnSet in Pittsburgh, PA | Local 489

SyncOnSet, together with Local 489, invites you to a training opportunity in Pittsburgh! Learn how to create productions, break down scripts, and much more from our experienced instructor. This training is open to all levels of experience.

Participants will be given an in-depth lesson and demonstration of SyncOnSet. Follow along and create your own sample production on your laptop for your script breakdown. Practice adding changes, tracking your inventory, taking continuity photos and notes on your mobile device, and building a budget to track against. 

DATES: February 18 & 19, 2017

LOCATION: Pittsburgh, PA

INSTRUCTORS: Sarah Mayo, SyncOnSet

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Supported Course Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 489 for more information.

Feb
17
9:00 am09:00

Construction 104 Set Building in Atlanta, GA | Local 479

In this course, the participants will bring all skills together that they have learned in all previous classes. We will be adding skills over the course of two days. This will be run as if they were working building a set with instruction to demonstrate the skills they have learned. We will be adding tongue and groove decking for the floor to attach the set walls to. There will be a stair case addition as well as ceiling flats to top it off. All of these extra steps are crucial to set building. Each participant will have to demonstrate the skills in a safe and proper fashion.

DATES: February 16 & 17, 2017

LOCATION: Atlanta, GA

INSTRUCTORS: Michael Bailey, Sean Millerick, Terry Moody

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.

Feb
16
Feb 17

Wardrobe 101 in Pittsburgh, PA | Local 489

MPTV introductory wardrobe training in continuity, etiquette, and set skills.

  • Background preparation and prefits
    • Basic familiarity with how a costume shop on a movie or television show is set up and run with an overview of fittings, period film background set-up, organization, and stock
  • Background holding and set-up
    • Background check-in and wrap: skins and casting
    • Basic tools and etiquette for a costumer on set
  • Paperwork
    • Timecards and time books
    • Call sheets
  • On-set Continuity
    • Photography
    • Writing up
    • Charting

DATES: February 16 & 17, 2017

LOCATION: Pittsburgh, PA

INSTRUCTORS: Martha Smith, Local 764

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Supported Course Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 489 for more information.

Feb
16
Feb 17

OSHA 10/General Entertainment Safety in Orlando, 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: February 16 & 17, 2017

LOCATION: Orlando, FL

INSTRUCTOR: Fred Moyse

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

Feb
14
Feb 16

Forklift Train-the-Trainer in Pittsburgh, PA | Local 489

This action packed, two day course provides trainers with practical experience. Trainers leave with confidence; ready to return home and instructor operators, pedestrians, and management on improving forklift safety. Class features:

  • Two full days of training that will both educate and inspire trainers
  • Trainers learn how to identify, prioritize, and correct forklift hazards
  • On-site forklift and pedestrian safety audit with trainers

DATES: February 14 - 16, 2017

LOCATION: Pittsburgh, PA

INSTRUCTORS: Tom Taylor, Forklift Training Systems

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Supported Course Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 489 for more information.