When

Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at 2 - 4 PM CDT
-and-
Wednesday, May 12, 2021 at 2 - 4 PM CDT


Where

This is an online event. 
 

 
 

Contact

Carly Carmosino 
Mechanical Contractors Association of Eastern Missouri 
314-571-6600 
carly@mca-emo.com 
 

Aerial Lifts - Booms 

 

*This course runs 2- 4 PM on May 11 & 12.

Boom lifts pose a potential hazard to employees because they are used to elevate employees to a work area above the ground. The hazards of operating an aerial Boom lift include electrocution hazards, fall hazards, tip-over hazards, collision hazards, falling object hazards and fire hazards.  This course will give the attendee the general training required for aerial Boom lifts safety.  Additional training by a qualified person on the model of aerial platform or one having operating characteristics consistent with the one to be used during actual work site operation is required for controls familiarization.

Regulatory Information This course covers topics under OSHA 29 CFR 1926.453 Aerial Lifts, and the referenced ANSI standards.

Instructor Information

Eric Caldwell (Gateway Safety Consulting, LLC) is a safety professional with more than 20 years of experience in occupational safety and health.  He has spent most of his career serving the construction, industrial, and environmental fields.  He is currently a Certified Safety Professional (CSP) and works as a Professional Safety Consultant and President of Gateway Safety Consulting, LLC.  Caldwell is also a professional member of the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE), American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA), and the National Safety Council (NSC).  He is also the designated third-party administrator for the local HBA/ROSSI OSHA Partnership Program.