Class 2 and 4G Hoisting CEU - Becket

Date: 8/30/2017 7:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Location: Becket Town Hall, Berkshire Room
557 Main St.
Becket, Massachusetts

Capacity:

19/30


Overview

Mandatory License Information Required

ATTENTION: All currently licensed individuals must provide their Massachusetts Hoisting License number and a valid email address during the registration process. (Individuals taking the class for test preparation will still be able to register.)

Course Description

This course will provide the required CEUs for any Class 2 and Class 4G Hoisting License. Topics covered are all MGLs and CMRs as required by the Department of Public Safety as well as operational guides for hoisting machinery. Although this is a CEU class, it is also an excellent way to prepare for the Massachusetts hoisting exam.

Target Audience

Municipal workers who operate Class 2 and Class 4G hoisting machinery and are required to fulfill the continuing education requirements to renew the Hoisting Machinery License.

This workshop is open to municipal employees only.  

Please note: Class begins at 7:30 AM

Agenda:
7:30-8:30 Update on any changes to the Massachusetts Hoisting Regulation 520 CMR 6.00.
8:30-9:30 Questions and answer time, get all your Hoisting related questions answered.
9:30-9:45 Break.
9:45-10:30 Discussion about equipment inspection.
10:30-11:00 Hands on inspection of available equipment.
11:00-11:30 Inspection review.
11:30-12:30 Equipment specific information and training

Please see course flyer 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.

Attendees
First Name Affiliation
Austin OJT Student
Roger Town of Southampton
Christopher Town of Becket
Rich Town of Monterey
Brad Town of Blandford
Gary Town of Huntington
Charles Town of Huntington
Kevin Town of Monterey
Robert Town of Huntington
Bud Town of Dalton
Randall Town of Southampton
Eric Town of Southampton
Bryan Town of Ashfield
Michael Town of Southampton
Tom Town of Ashfield
Vincent Town of Longmeadow
Lyman Town of Monterey
Shawn Town of Monterey
Kenneth Town of Huntington
Instructors
  • Michael Smith
    Technical Training Specialist at UMTC UMass Amherst

    Michael Smith is the Baystate Roads Technical Training Specialist. He was a Highway Superintendent for 20 years where he developed and implemented modern road maintenance techniques. Mike was responsible for day to day operations and long range planning for the municipality. Before retiring in 2015, Mike was also a firefighter for 34 years. He is a lifelong resident of Heath, Massachusetts, whose teaching style includes a healthy portion of humor and student interaction. Mike can be reached at: mdsmith@umass.edu.