Flagger/First Aid Training- Virtual Classroom Session 6

Date: 4/20/2021 - 4/22/2021 11:59 PM

Location:


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Capacity:

14/15



Overview
Course Description?Flagging is a very important and demanding job whether it be in a work zone, during utility installation or repair, or during an emergency road hazard situation. This course will provide first aid training as required by the Massachusetts Department of Transportation, as well as Flagger Certification which is valid for 2 years.  Contact the Baystate Roads Program for additional information at: admin@umasstransportationcenter.org. ??Who Should Attend?This course is being offered to municipal workers that need to be certified for Flagging in Massachusetts. The First Aid portion of the course must be attended if an existing First Aid Certification is not currently held.
Course Description?Flagging is a very important and demanding job whether it be in a work zone, during utility installation or repair, or during an emergency road hazard situation. This course will provide first aid training as required by the Massachusetts Department of Transportation, as well as Flagger Certification which is valid for 2 years.  Contact the Baystate Roads Program for additional information at: admin@umasstransportationcenter.org. ??Who Should Attend?This course is being offered to municipal workers that need to be certified for Flagging in Massachusetts. The First Aid portion of the course must be attended if an existing First Aid Certification is not currently held.
Course Description?Flagging is a very important and demanding job whether it be in a work zone, during utility installation or repair, or during an emergency road hazard situation. This course will provide first aid training as required by the Massachusetts Department of Transportation, as well as Flagger Certification which is valid for 2 years.  Contact the Baystate Roads Program for additional information at: admin@umasstransportationcenter.org. ??Who Should Attend?This course is being offered to municipal workers that need to be certified for Flagging in Massachusetts. The First Aid portion of the course must be attended if an existing First Aid Certification is not currently held.

Course Description

Flagging is a very important and demanding job whether it be in a work zone, during utility installation or repair, or during an emergency road hazard situation. This blended learning course will provide first aid training as required by the Massachusetts Department of Transportation, as well as Flagger Certification which is valid for 2 years.

Who Should Attend?This course is being offered to municipal workers that need to be certified for Flagging in Massachusetts. The First Aid portion of the course must be attended if an existing First Aid Certification is not currently held.
Who Should Attend?

This course is being offered to municipal workers that need to be certified for Flagging in Massachusetts.

Class size is limited to 15.

Contact Baystate Roads for additional information or technical questions: admin@umasstransportationcenter.org

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Course Outline:

  • Attend the live 4-hr virtual class with instructor Tom Lemon.
    • The first segment of the session will cover first aid; a 2-year certification through the American Red Cross.
    • The second portion will cover the MassDOT approved Roadway Flagger Curriculum. Following, there will be discussion and a Q&A. 
  • After registering for the course you will receive a confirmation email with a link to pre-register for the Zoom virtual class on April 20, 2021 at 8:00AM. The link can also be found online in "Module 1". 
  • After the virtual class (on Zoom), you will complete the final exam. This is the same final exam you would take during the in-person course. You have 1 attempt on this exam and must receive an 80% or higher to receive your Flagger/First Aid certification card. If you do not pass the exam, you will need to retake the course. You must complete the exam by April 22, 2021.
  • Once you have passed the final exam, the instructor will mail your certification card. Please make sure that you have an updated address in your profile when you register for the course.

Virtual Class: register in your confirmation email or in Module 1. If you register in Module 1, there are multiple dates listed; please only sign up for the session on April 20, 2021 at 8 AM. 

Do not complete the Course Evaluation and Final exam until after the virtual class. You must complete the final exam by April 22, 2021.

**Virtual classroom protocol**

  • If people are in the same room to participate, they must be 6' apart and wearing masks.  We have been told to stop a class if we see that these requirements are not followed.
  • Please confirm any groups sharing a screen for the upcoming class. Inform training team member and the class instructor.
  • For certification training, video must be turned on during the course.
  • There will be a Safety Briefing prior to the training to announce these procedures to do our part in stopping the spread of COVID-19.

 

Accommodations for Disabilities: UMTC endeavors to provide an inclusive learning environment for all. If you require special services or arrangements to fully participate in this workshop, please contact the UMass Transportation Center at 413-545-2604 or admin@umasstransportationcenter.org as soon as possible to discuss reasonable accommodations for your access needs.

Registration
Amount

$150.00
Register by 4/20/2021
Private

Register

$75.00
Register by 4/20/2021
Public Sector

Register

If you are having trouble registering, please email admin@umasstransportationcenter.org or call (413) 545-2604 for assistance.

 
Attendees
First Name Affiliation
Paul MA Water Resources Authority (MWRA)
Scott Town of Hinsdale
Henry Town of Dennis
Arthur Town of Dennis
Shelly Town of Leverett
Mike Town of Hinsdale
Andrew City of Salem
Kam Town of Chesterfield
Eddie City of Fitchburg Water
Shawn MA Water Resources Authority (MWRA)
Kevin Town of Dennis
Robert City of Fitchburg
Barton Town of Hinsdale
Daniel Town of Chesterfield
Instructors
  • Thomas Lemon
    Field Coordinator / Instructor at Private Citizen

    Tom Lemon is a Highway Work Zone/Roadway Flagger Instructor with Baystate Roads. Mr. Lemon is also the Lead Instructor of the MassDOT funded Pre-Apprenticeship and Vocational School Training Program and a CPR/First Aid/AED Instructor for the American Red Cross.