Snow and Ice Operations for Front Line Employees

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While all are welcome to attend regardless of their position with a DPW, Snow and Ice Operations for Front Line Employees is designed for plow operators and those who are directly involved in snow removal.

 

This course will teach planning for winter weather and cover:

  • The proper use of salt and liquid anti-icers and the environmental impacts.
  • Pre wetting and pre-treating
  • Anti-icing vs. De-icing.
  • The use of sand and it’s environmental impact.
  • Equipment calibration, usage specification and technology.
  • Snow and ice policy for public review. 
  • Cost benefit analysis of salt vs. sand


 


Credit Hours

1
Road Scholar Credits

0.6
Continuing Education Credits (CEUs)

0
TCH

6
Road Scholar Hours


Select A Session

Date Session Name Location  
9/27/2022 7:30:00 AM Snow and Ice Operations for Front Line Employees-Pittsfield Pittsfield Tavern at the A View Session
9/29/2022 7:30:00 AM Snow and Ice Operations for Front Line Employees-Acton Acton Police Dept. 2nd Floor training room View Session
10/12/2022 7:30:00 AM Snow and Ice Operations for Front Line Employees-Sudbury Sudbury Public Safety View Session
10/27/2022 7:30:00 AM Snow and Ice Operations for Front Line Employees-Yarmouth Yarmouth Public Works View Session
11/9/2022 7:30:00 AM Snow and Ice Operations for Front Line Employees-Newton Newton Fire Headquarters View Session