Jason Griffin - Construction Association of Michigan
This course is recommended for employees with a responsibility for site safety. It covers OSHA policies, procedures and standards, as well as construction safety and health principles. Topics include the scope and application of the OSHA construction standards including inspections, citations and appeals, as well as employee & employer rights under the Act. Additional topics include Pre-Task Planning, Focus-Four Hazards, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), and construction specific health issues, among others. Upon completion of the course, students receive an OSHA construction safety and health 30-Hour course completion card. (Class meets 4 times)
This course is designed to prepare your accounts receivable administrator with the tools necessary to manage the collections process timely and efficiently. We’ll look at everything from the first call to the day you cash the check. We will also review the court processes, including the collection suit and foreclosure. Why sell if you can’t collect?
Thursday.......................10/26/17..............8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m...........$100 Member/$150 Non Member
Electrocutions continue to be one of the leading causes of fatalities in construction. This program explains and illustrates the primary electrical hazards in and around construction. There will be special emphasis on the importance of recognizing and eliminating hazards in order to avoid shock and/or electrocution in the work place. Also covered in the program will be MIOSHA standards that apply to electrical hazards; what constitutes a fatal amount of current and when overhead lines need to be de-energized. (1 session)
(Please note: If you have been approved for a MTI scholarship, please select the "Scholarship Recipient" option when processing online payment. Or fax or mail your CAMTEC registration form with your portion of the tuition payment so that your discount may be applied appropriately.)
Tony Woodrich, Administrative Controls Management, Inc.
This course contains the building blocks every cost engineer, project engineer, superintendent, or project manager needs to know including hands‑on estimating of a bulletin/change order, overview of contract and changes, formal requirements for change, constructive changes, responsibilities of the owner/contractor, time impact analysis of a change, pricing the change, and hands-on example of a change estimate. Considerable emphasis is placed on defining elements of the cost estimate and the allocation of such elements in a project. Examples and exercises make this seminar meaningful and enjoyable for all participants. Course book is provided.
Brenda Cani - MIOSHA
This program is designed to help employers ensure that their organization complies with MIOSHA recordkeeping requirements as contained in MIOSHA Administrative Rules Part 11, Recording and Reporting of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses. In addition to learning and understanding the "recordability" of work related injuries and illnesses, attendees will actively participate in a group exercise to complete the MIOSHA 300 log. Using this data, participants calculate injury and illness rates and learn how to compare these rates to other companies with North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS). (1 session)
Every job site is required to have someone certified in first aid. Are you in compliance? This course teaches the principles of basic life support for adults. The course details “hands-only” CPR, first aid, choking in adults, signs and symptoms of heart attack and stroke, and treatment for shock. It explains how AEDs work, and why they’re a critical part of emergency cardiac care. Certification is valid for a period of two years. (1 session)
Brenda Cani, MIOSHA-CET Division
Attendees from both the construction and general industry sector will gain an insight of the process and procedures a MIOSHA compliance officer follows while conducting a workplace inspection and how to respond to MIOSHA citations. Topics covered include inspection types, employer/ employee rights and responsibilities, and penalty reduction factors. This program will assist students in preparing for an inspection and students will work through a sample citation. Students will be provided with hands-on exercises to reinforce the principles that are discussed in the course. (1 session)
(Please note: If you have been approved for a MTI scholarship, please fax or mail your CAMTEC registration form with your portion of the tuition payment so that your discount may be applied appropriately.)
Part of CAMTEC's IT Lunch & Learn Series
Organizations of all sizes are faced with evolving IT security threats like Ransomware and Phishing. Business leaders need to be able to demonstrate they are taking the proper steps to help protect their company. Customers, partners, insurance providers and even the government are setting IT security requirements. In this session, VisiCom Services will help business leaders understand why these threats are real and offer ways reduce risk while balancing security, usability, and cost.
Tony Woodrich, Administrative Controls Management, Inc.
REDESIGNED IN 2016! The dynamics of the workplace demand that activity records be maintained on a regular basis. Regardless of whether the work place is a manufacturing environment or construction job site, documentation of daily activity is essential for managing operations and minimizing disputes. This workshop is designed to equip participants with an understanding of the needs for documentation, the appropriate content of project records, and the various forms of project documentation.
Michael Woodhouse, United Consulting Services, LLC
(Prerequisite - Blueprint Reading experience) This course provides an overall knowledge of construction cost estimating from the standpoint of a General Contractor or Construction Manager. It will focus on procedures for basic quantity take-offs and pricing for most construction divisions from Earthwork to Electrical. An overview and demonstration of estimating tools and software will be conducted throughout the class. Review of types of estimates required throughout the construction process. (3 sessions)
Tuesday................... 12/5/17 ..................... 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m....................$120 Member/Non Member
Gerry Weinberg & Associates / Sandler Training
In this training session, you will learn how to attract more prospects to your booth, receive tips on what to do BEFORE and AFTER the trade show, and hear how to increase your sales closing percentage from trade show leads.
Why you should attend? Ask yourself these questions:
If you are the President, Business Owner or Salesperson, you should attend!
CAM has teamed up with the Greater Detroit Chapter of the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) to provide the very best training for construction safety personnel in Michigan. This full-day conference is specifically designed for leaders in safety, regardless of the title on their business card. If you have any questions, please contact Jason Griffin at (248) 972-1141.
THERE ARE TWO STEPS TO REGISTER! In addition to registering below for the conference, be sure to sign up for your individual sessions.
REDESIGNED IN 2016! This course offers best practices for cost management. An explanation is provided as to why cost management on a construction project is different than accounting. Cost reporting is defined, examined, and explained. Methods are explained to forecast cost at job completion, such as earned value. Change control depending on the contract type is examined. Trends and forecasting are also explained.
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