The Construction Advancement Foundation is Northwest Indiana’s leading institution on developing and promoting educational programs that expand and strengthen the safety, quality, productivity, and professionalism of the construction industry. Our state-of-the-art facility has over 10,000 square feet of classroom and training space dedicated to advancing the skills and knowledge of the men and women who work in construction. Courses offered through the Construction Advancement Foundation constantly evolve as new technologies and relevant topics emerge within the industry. Taught by some of the industry’s most knowledgeable instructors, we offer professional development and continuing education courses for professionals in every facet of construction including apprentices, journeymen, field supervision, project managers, estimators, administrative support staff, and executive management.
The CAF has partnered with ClickSafety! ClickSafety is an online training service that is authorized to deliver OSHA 10 cards, OSHA 30 hour cards, and other online training. There is a cost for this service but the CAF has discounted pricing for contributing contractors. To take advantage of the discounted training, click on the Icon below and create an account to get started.
Time: Jun 9th, 2020 | 8:00 am to 12:15 pm
Learn the Hazards of Crystalline Silica Exposures:
- OSHA Silica Standard
- Medical Surveillance
- Workplace Tasks & Exposures
- Specified Exposures Controls: Table 1
- Alternative Exposures Control Methods
- Emergency Controls
- Work Practice Controls
- Competent Person Requirements
- Exposure Control Plan
- Protect Employees
To attend this class online, please click on this link: https://cafnwin.wiziqxt.com/learner/course/103273
To attend this class in person, please call 219-764-2883 to register and please read the COVID-19 Policy on the class flyer.
Call to Register: 219-764-2883
Time: Jun 16th, 2020 | 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Learn the Hazards of Crystalline Silica Exposures.
Call to Register: 219-764-2883
Time: Jun 25th, 2020 | 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
This training program provides an introduction to OSHA administrative requirements processes and procedures. Participants will learn about proactive safety management systems to improve to improve organizational safety culture.
Time: Jul 10th, 2020 | 8:00 am to 12:00 pm
Medic First Aid will be providing a First Aid / CPR certification class. The courses are sponsored by the Safety & Health Committee of the Construction Advancement Foundation.
Time: Jul 16th, 2020 | 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
This training program is designed to develop skills in assessing job site hazards so that participants can anticipate risk and plan to manage risks. The program also provides training of accident investigations and the implementation of root cause analysis.
Time: Jul 30th, 2020 | 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
This training program offers an in-depth review of OSHA regulations relating to hazard of falling from elevated work areas. More fatalities occur from employees falling than form any other occupational exposure in the construction industry.
Time: Aug 27th, 2020 | 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
This training program offers an in-depth review of OSHA regulations relating to of trenching and excavation. Among other hazards discussed the program focuses on preventing cave-in hazards that could result in fatalities. The training also focuses on soils classification and protective measure to prevent worker injuries and fatalities.
Time: Sep 3rd, 2020 | 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
This training program offers an in-depth review of OSHA regulations relating to electrical safety. The class also includes a discussion of the NFPA requirements for arc flash and arc blast hazards. The intent of the class is to provide information that the participant can use to manage or prevent electrical hazards.
Time: Sep 24th, 2020 | 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
This training program offers an in-depth review of OSHA regulations relating to hazard of entering confined space such at tanks, sewers and other spaces in industry and on construction sites. The class is intended to identify hazards and compliance solutions to the hazards associated with confined space entry in the construction industry.