Tractor Mower Operation & Safety-Lenox

Date: 6/28/2017 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: MassDOT D1 Facility
270 Main Street
Lenox, Massachusetts

Capacity:

16/20


Overview

The Tractor Mower Operation and Safety workshop is a half-day workshop on the best safety practices for industrial mower operator safety. This workshop will include four hours of classroom and hands-on operator training. This class will stress the importance of maintaining equipment and having proper shields installed. Attendees will learn what to wear when operating mowers, the proper way to mount and dismount, and proper techniques for mowing on various terrains.  


Who Should Attend
This course is designed for operators and foremen who cut grass on interstate highways and state and local road networks.

Please see the course brochure for additional information.

This event is accessible to people with disabilities and individuals with limited English proficiency. If you need a reasonable accommodation (such as American Sign Language Interpreters, assistive listening devices, handouts in alternate formats, etc.) and/or language assistance (such as translated documents or an interpreter) to fully participate, please contact Cindy Schaedig at 413-577-2762 or cschaedig@ecs.umass.edu at least 14 days prior to the event.  Such services are provided free of charge.

Registration
Amount

$70.00
Register by 6/28/2017
Private Sector

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$35.00
Register by 6/28/2017
Public Sector

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Attendees
First Name Affiliation
Brenda MassDOT District 1
David MassDOT District 1
Gerald MassDOT District 1
Kent MassDOT District 1
Brian MassDOT District 1
Marvin MassDOT District 1
Donald MassDOT District 1
Glen MassDOT District 1
Dean MassDOT District 1
Gary MassDOT District 1
Tate MassDOT District 1
Alan MassDOT District 1
Charles Town of Huntington
Dave Town of Washington
Geoffrey Town of Longmeadow
Adam Town of Washington
Instructors
  • Bill Eyberse
    at Signal 54 Training

    Bill Eyberse recently retired from the Connecticut Department of Transportation after thirty-six years. During his tenure with CONNDOT, Bill served as an Electrician, Safety Trainer and completed his career as a Supervising Maintenance Planner. Bill has a degree in Fire Science and Administration from Thames Valley State Technical College and a certificate in Occupational Safety and Health from the University of Connecticut. Since 1985 Bill has been a part-time instructor for the Eastern Connecticut Fire School in Willimantic, CT, and since 1987, Fire Marshal for the Town of Franklin. Bill has also taught as an adjunct instructor for the Transportation Technology Centers for UCONN and URI. Signal 54 Training is a recognized Public Training Agency for the National Safety Council.