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: Sunday, September 17th & Monday, September 18th, 2017
TIME: 8AM - 4PM each day
LOCATION: Detroit, MI
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.
Joe Aldridge is a Professor of Theatre at the University of Nevada Las Vegas where he is the Director of the Entertainment Engineering and Design program, a member of IATSE Local 720, and is a Past President of the United States Institute for Theatre Technology (USITT). Joe is a member of the IATSE Crafts Advancement Program and has been an OSHA Outreach Trainer since 2011.
Kent H. Jorgensen, Chairman of the IATSE Safety Committee, has been involved with safety, training, and standards writing for 20 years as a representative of IATSE Local 80. As a trainer, he regularly teaches OSHA 10 Hour Outreach, Entertainment Rigging, Fall Arrest for Entertainment Workers, and High Angle Rescue to mention a few. Kent is a member of the IATSE Crafts Advancement Program and has been an OSHA Outreach Trainer since 2011.
If you are interested in this training, submit a calendared course application for the OSHA 10/General Entertainment Safety © training in Detroit, MI 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.