Safety and Education Classes

Training and Education

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.

Online Safety Training

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.

TRAINING & EDUCATION CLASSES

November 2021

Event Details

Time: 08:00 am to 10:00 am
Class Description:

Learn about the new OSHA standard for Covid 19 as it applies to construction.

Cost: $0
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December 2021

Event Details

Time: 08:00 am to 12:00 pm
Class Description:

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.

Cost: $50
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January 2022

Event Details

Time: 08:00 am to 04:30 pm
Class Description:

This training program offers an in-depth review of OSHA regulations related to 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.

Cost: $100
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Event Details

Time: 08:00 am to 04:30 pm
Class Description:

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.

Cost: $100
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Event Details

Time: 08:00 am to 04:30 pm
Class Description:

This training program offers an in-depth review of OSHA regulations related 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.

Cost: $100
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February 2022

Event Details

Time: 08:00 am to 04:30 pm
Class Description:

This training program offers an in-depth review of OSHA regulations related to occupational health hazards and managing occupational health exposures on construction projects. The intent of this training session is to provide information to manage dust mists fumes and other chemicals to effectively to reduce exposures on constructed projects.

Cost: $100
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Event Details

Time: 08:00 am to 04:30 pm
Class Description:

This training focuses on OSHA Process Safety requirements that have the potential of causing catastrophic explosions and releases of toxic and explosive materials as it is related to the construction industry. Participants will learn skills to reduce hazards in construction and to prevent catastrophic disasters caused by explosion and releases of toxic and explosive materials which could cause injuries and fatalities.

Cost: $100
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