When -
Tuesday, October 24, 2023 at 8:00 AM CT

Thursday, October 26, 2023 at 5:00 PM CT


This will be live,
IN-PERSON SEMINAR and simulcast live via GoToMeeting WEBINAR.


Weldcoa's Innovation Ctr. & Online via GoToMeeting 

Weldcoa is at:
338 E. Sullivan Rd
Aurora, IL 60505 


Tom Badstubner 
AsteRisk, LLC 



2023 GAWDA Professional Compliance Webinar and Seminar 

October 24, 25 & 26, 2023

Come join us to get the latest certified DOT Function Specific Training, FDA Food/Drug CGMP and critical OSHA Training.

Register today! 

Tuesday AM – (8:00 AM - 5:00 PM CT): Tom Badstubner / Andre Marte /Ryan Combest
DA Drug/Food/Bev Gas CGMP Training

Current Good Manufacturing Practice Training (Train the trainer) for:
  • Proposed New Medical Gas Regulations
  • Recent regulatory and audit initiatives
  • Food Gases (21 CFR 117)
  • Drug Gases (21 CFR 211)
  • Data Integrity for Cylinder Filling Plants
  • Food Safety Plan (FSP) and FSP Builder Template 
  • CGA/ISBT Guidelines for Carbon Dioxide Filling
  • Hazard Analysis and Risk-Based Preventive Controls (HARPC) and Supply-Chain Program
    - Exemptions and alternatives
    - Sample procedures/templates

Wednesday – (8:00 AM - 5:00 PM): Marilyn Dempsey
OSHA/DHS Training

Components of a Safety Program for a Compressed Gas Distributor

  • What is a Corporate Safety Policy
  • Company Policies and Procedures - who writes them, who approves them and how to effectively communicate them to employees
  • Hazard Communication Program (and GHS requirements)
  • Facility Emergency Response plan components
  • Job Hazard Analysis and SOPs
  • Training requirements
  • OSHA record keeping responsibilities

Attendees of this program will understand the requirements of a Safety Program and leave with a checklist of documents and training to develop.


Thursday (8:00 AM - 5:00 PM CT): Mike Dodd
DOT Training

  • HP Cylinder / Liquid Container / Carbon Dioxide Cylinder Filling 
    There will be a test and certification for the filling class good for 3 years 
  • Question and answer period on any DOT issues