Oct
17
Tue
First Aid & CPR Training – Spanish @ American Contractors Org.
Oct 17 @ 9:00 am – 2:30 pm

First Aid & CPR Training – English & Spanish
This OSHA Compliant First Aid & CPR (AHA training material) training is a classroom, video-based, instructor-led course which teaches adult CPR and AED use, as well as how to relieve choking on an adult.

This course teaches skills with research-proven Practice-While-Watching (PWW) technique, which allows instructors to observe the students, provide feedback and guide the students’ learning of skills.
Upon successful CPR & First Aid course completion you will receive a professional, full-color wall certificate and a conveniently sized wallet card to accompany you at all times.

Oct
19
Thu
RRP Initial Certification – Spanish @ American Contractors Org.
Oct 19 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

This class completes 8 electives or Series B courses.

After completion you will be an EPA RRP Certified Renovator, approved to work on homes built before 1978.

American Contractors Organization is partnered with EnviroEd, LLC, an Oregon and EPA accredited training provider, to provide the RRP training.

**Please note pre-registration is required.**

Effective April 22, 2010, anyone who performs renovations, repairs, or painting in pre-1978 housing or child-occupied facilities must be EPA Lead Safe Certified. Individuals and firms that are not certified could face fines of up to $37,500 per day.
This new EPA law applies if your project disturbs:

More than 6 square feet of interior painted surface AND/OR
More than 20 square feet of exterior painted surface

This Lead Renovator Certification Initial course is 8 hours in length and includes both EPA-approved lead safety training and certification. Any contractor performing qualifying work must employ at least one Certified Renovator who has successfully completed this training, in addition to being registered as a Lead Safe Certified Firm with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The course concludes with a 25 question EPA-certification exam.

Oct
25
Wed
Understanding Workman’s Compensation – English @ American Contractors Org.
Oct 25 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

This Live Course is approved for 5 credit hours in CCB continuing education Series A.

**Please note pre-registration is required.**

This course is a live course with a PowerPoint presentation, instructor led that will teach business owners about what the requirements of Workman’s Compensation (WC) and General Liability (GL). The course is designed towards the construction industry as that area seems to have the most problems.
Upon completion, students should have an understanding of their WC and GL policies, they will also know how to read a basic payroll register and how to fill out self-audits. They will also know who and what a subcontractor is and know what the requirements for them are.

Course Objectives:
Enable the insured to have a good understanding of how the insurance works and that they can calculate what their exposure should be; before the audit takes place. Allow the insured to know when changes need to be made and if needed make changes to their payroll so that they can stay on top of their cost involved.

Requirements:
-Live Class – Student must have means of transportation to classroom facility (facility is ADA compliant).
-Student must bring valid, government issued, photo ID
-Course instructor will be available by in person between 10:00am and 5:00pm PST on the day of class.
-We will assist you with any questions regarding course content.

Oct
26
Thu
RRP Initial Certification – English @ American Contractors Org.
Oct 26 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

This class completes 8 electives or Series B courses.

After completion you will be an EPA RRP Certified Renovator, approved to work on homes built before 1978.

American Contractors Organization is partnered with EnviroEd, LLC, an Oregon and EPA accredited training provider, to provide the RRP training.

**Please note pre-registration is required.**

Effective April 22, 2010, anyone who performs renovations, repairs, or painting in pre-1978 housing or child-occupied facilities must be EPA Lead Safe Certified. Individuals and firms that are not certified could face fines of up to $37,500 per day.
This new EPA law applies if your project disturbs:

More than 6 square feet of interior painted surface AND/OR
More than 20 square feet of exterior painted surface

This Lead Renovator Certification Initial course is 8 hours in length and includes both EPA-approved lead safety training and certification. Any contractor performing qualifying work must employ at least one Certified Renovator who has successfully completed this training, in addition to being registered as a Lead Safe Certified Firm with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The course concludes with a 25 question EPA-certification exam.

Oct
27
Fri
Fall Protection Live Class (English) @ American Contractors Org.
Oct 27 @ 8:30 am – 2:00 pm

OSHA Requires All Contractors To Have A Written Fall Protection Plan In Place!
Customized to Your State – Personalized to Your Company

Fall Plan includes: (50) “Hazard Analysis Worksheets” (Site Specific) that will help you assess each job and determine if a Job Specific Plan needs to be implemented. Having a site specific plan is OSHA mandated code section 1926.502(k)

By OSHA Standards, Who is a Competent Person?

OSHA defines a Competent Person as someone who is a designated person with sufficient experience and/or knowledge to recognize fall hazards, correct unsafe conditions, and who has the authority to shut down the worksite until any hazards are corrected. The competent person should be the most knowledgeable person, in this case about fall protection, on the job site.

This Fall Protection Course

…will teach you and your responsible parties how to maintain compliance at each job site, in accordance with
OSHA Guidelines when working 6ft. or greater above ground.

Nov
2
Thu
RRP Refresher – Spanish @ American Contractors Org.
Nov 2 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm

This course is intended for individuals who have previously completed the 8-hour RRP Lead Renovator Initial Certification Class & Workshop. This 4-hour course is required to renew your individual certification.

This course is delivered by an experienced and certified instructor, and will provide you with all of the information necessary to successfully and safely perform RRP work in the field. Topics that will be covered include:

Regulations
Testing for Lead-Based Paint
Review of Set-up practices
Review of Prohibited Practices, PPE and Dust Control
Cleaning activities and Checking your work
Recordkeeping
Training of non-certified Renovators

This certification can be completed at any time prior to the expiration of your initial certification.

Students are required to bring their certificate of completion from the Initial RRP training course. If the student doesn’t have their certificate, they can request a copy from their trainer (if the student doesn’t know who their trainer was, they can contact OHA to look it up at 971-673-0440 or lead.program@state.or.us)

Attendees must be present for all portions of the training and late arrivals will not be admitted. Missed classes are subject to a rescheduling fee and future class availability.

Register now to secure your seat in the next available class.

Nov
9
Thu
RRP Initial Certification – Spanish @ American Contractors Org.
Nov 9 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

This class completes 8 electives or Series B courses.

After completion you will be an EPA RRP Certified Renovator, approved to work on homes built before 1978.

American Contractors Organization is partnered with EnviroEd, LLC, an Oregon and EPA accredited training provider, to provide the RRP training.

**Please note pre-registration is required.**

Effective April 22, 2010, anyone who performs renovations, repairs, or painting in pre-1978 housing or child-occupied facilities must be EPA Lead Safe Certified. Individuals and firms that are not certified could face fines of up to $37,500 per day.
This new EPA law applies if your project disturbs:

More than 6 square feet of interior painted surface AND/OR
More than 20 square feet of exterior painted surface

This Lead Renovator Certification Initial course is 8 hours in length and includes both EPA-approved lead safety training and certification. Any contractor performing qualifying work must employ at least one Certified Renovator who has successfully completed this training, in addition to being registered as a Lead Safe Certified Firm with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The course concludes with a 25 question EPA-certification exam.

Nov
10
Fri
RRP Refresher – English @ American Contractors Org.
Nov 10 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm

This course is intended for individuals who have previously completed the 8-hour RRP Lead Renovator Initial Certification Class & Workshop. This 4-hour course is required to renew your individual certification.

This course is delivered by an experienced and certified instructor, and will provide you with all of the information necessary to successfully and safely perform RRP work in the field. Topics that will be covered include:

Regulations
Testing for Lead-Based Paint
Review of Set-up practices
Review of Prohibited Practices, PPE and Dust Control
Cleaning activities and Checking your work
Recordkeeping
Training of non-certified Renovators

This certification can be completed at any time prior to the expiration of your initial certification.

Students are required to bring their certificate of completion from the Initial RRP training course. If the student doesn’t have their certificate, they can request a copy from their trainer (if the student doesn’t know who their trainer was, they can contact OHA to look it up at 971-673-0440 or lead.program@state.or.us)

Attendees must be present for all portions of the training and late arrivals will not be admitted. Missed classes are subject to a rescheduling fee and future class availability.

Register now to secure your seat in the next available class.

Nov
28
Tue
First Aid & CPR Training – Spanish @ American Contractors Org.
Nov 28 @ 9:00 am – 2:30 pm

First Aid & CPR Training – English & Spanish
This OSHA Compliant First Aid & CPR (AHA training material) training is a classroom, video-based, instructor-led course which teaches adult CPR and AED use, as well as how to relieve choking on an adult.

This course teaches skills with research-proven Practice-While-Watching (PWW) technique, which allows instructors to observe the students, provide feedback and guide the students’ learning of skills.
Upon successful CPR & First Aid course completion you will receive a professional, full-color wall certificate and a conveniently sized wallet card to accompany you at all times.

Nov
29
Wed
Understanding Workman’s Compensation – English @ American Contractors Org.
Nov 29 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

This Live Course is approved for 5 credit hours in CCB continuing education Series A.

**Please note pre-registration is required.**

This course is a live course with a PowerPoint presentation, instructor led that will teach business owners about what the requirements of Workman’s Compensation (WC) and General Liability (GL). The course is designed towards the construction industry as that area seems to have the most problems.
Upon completion, students should have an understanding of their WC and GL policies, they will also know how to read a basic payroll register and how to fill out self-audits. They will also know who and what a subcontractor is and know what the requirements for them are.

Course Objectives:
Enable the insured to have a good understanding of how the insurance works and that they can calculate what their exposure should be; before the audit takes place. Allow the insured to know when changes need to be made and if needed make changes to their payroll so that they can stay on top of their cost involved.

Requirements:
-Live Class – Student must have means of transportation to classroom facility (facility is ADA compliant).
-Student must bring valid, government issued, photo ID
-Course instructor will be available by in person between 10:00am and 5:00pm PST on the day of class.
-We will assist you with any questions regarding course content.

Nov
30
Thu
RRP Initial Certification – English @ American Contractors Org.
Nov 30 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

This class completes 8 electives or Series B courses.

After completion you will be an EPA RRP Certified Renovator, approved to work on homes built before 1978.

American Contractors Organization is partnered with EnviroEd, LLC, an Oregon and EPA accredited training provider, to provide the RRP training.

**Please note pre-registration is required.**

Effective April 22, 2010, anyone who performs renovations, repairs, or painting in pre-1978 housing or child-occupied facilities must be EPA Lead Safe Certified. Individuals and firms that are not certified could face fines of up to $37,500 per day.
This new EPA law applies if your project disturbs:

More than 6 square feet of interior painted surface AND/OR
More than 20 square feet of exterior painted surface

This Lead Renovator Certification Initial course is 8 hours in length and includes both EPA-approved lead safety training and certification. Any contractor performing qualifying work must employ at least one Certified Renovator who has successfully completed this training, in addition to being registered as a Lead Safe Certified Firm with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The course concludes with a 25 question EPA-certification exam.

Dec
1
Fri
Fall Protection Live Class (English) @ American Contractors Org.
Dec 1 @ 8:30 am – 2:00 pm

OSHA Requires All Contractors To Have A Written Fall Protection Plan In Place!
Customized to Your State – Personalized to Your Company

Fall Plan includes: (50) “Hazard Analysis Worksheets” (Site Specific) that will help you assess each job and determine if a Job Specific Plan needs to be implemented. Having a site specific plan is OSHA mandated code section 1926.502(k)

By OSHA Standards, Who is a Competent Person?

OSHA defines a Competent Person as someone who is a designated person with sufficient experience and/or knowledge to recognize fall hazards, correct unsafe conditions, and who has the authority to shut down the worksite until any hazards are corrected. The competent person should be the most knowledgeable person, in this case about fall protection, on the job site.

This Fall Protection Course

…will teach you and your responsible parties how to maintain compliance at each job site, in accordance with
OSHA Guidelines when working 6ft. or greater above ground.

Dec
7
Thu
RRP Initial Certification – Spanish @ American Contractors Org.
Dec 7 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

This class completes 8 electives or Series B courses.

After completion you will be an EPA RRP Certified Renovator, approved to work on homes built before 1978.

American Contractors Organization is partnered with EnviroEd, LLC, an Oregon and EPA accredited training provider, to provide the RRP training.

**Please note pre-registration is required.**

Effective April 22, 2010, anyone who performs renovations, repairs, or painting in pre-1978 housing or child-occupied facilities must be EPA Lead Safe Certified. Individuals and firms that are not certified could face fines of up to $37,500 per day.
This new EPA law applies if your project disturbs:

More than 6 square feet of interior painted surface AND/OR
More than 20 square feet of exterior painted surface

This Lead Renovator Certification Initial course is 8 hours in length and includes both EPA-approved lead safety training and certification. Any contractor performing qualifying work must employ at least one Certified Renovator who has successfully completed this training, in addition to being registered as a Lead Safe Certified Firm with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The course concludes with a 25 question EPA-certification exam.

Dec
8
Fri
RRP Refresher – Spanish @ American Contractors Org.
Dec 8 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm

This course is intended for individuals who have previously completed the 8-hour RRP Lead Renovator Initial Certification Class & Workshop. This 4-hour course is required to renew your individual certification.

This course is delivered by an experienced and certified instructor, and will provide you with all of the information necessary to successfully and safely perform RRP work in the field. Topics that will be covered include:

Regulations
Testing for Lead-Based Paint
Review of Set-up practices
Review of Prohibited Practices, PPE and Dust Control
Cleaning activities and Checking your work
Recordkeeping
Training of non-certified Renovators

This certification can be completed at any time prior to the expiration of your initial certification.

Students are required to bring their certificate of completion from the Initial RRP training course. If the student doesn’t have their certificate, they can request a copy from their trainer (if the student doesn’t know who their trainer was, they can contact OHA to look it up at 971-673-0440 or lead.program@state.or.us)

Attendees must be present for all portions of the training and late arrivals will not be admitted. Missed classes are subject to a rescheduling fee and future class availability.

Register now to secure your seat in the next available class.

Dec
14
Thu
RRP Initial Certification – English @ American Contractors Org.
Dec 14 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

This class completes 8 electives or Series B courses.

After completion you will be an EPA RRP Certified Renovator, approved to work on homes built before 1978.

American Contractors Organization is partnered with EnviroEd, LLC, an Oregon and EPA accredited training provider, to provide the RRP training.

**Please note pre-registration is required.**

Effective April 22, 2010, anyone who performs renovations, repairs, or painting in pre-1978 housing or child-occupied facilities must be EPA Lead Safe Certified. Individuals and firms that are not certified could face fines of up to $37,500 per day.
This new EPA law applies if your project disturbs:

More than 6 square feet of interior painted surface AND/OR
More than 20 square feet of exterior painted surface

This Lead Renovator Certification Initial course is 8 hours in length and includes both EPA-approved lead safety training and certification. Any contractor performing qualifying work must employ at least one Certified Renovator who has successfully completed this training, in addition to being registered as a Lead Safe Certified Firm with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The course concludes with a 25 question EPA-certification exam.

Dec
15
Fri
RRP Refresher – English @ American Contractors Org.
Dec 15 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm

This course is intended for individuals who have previously completed the 8-hour RRP Lead Renovator Initial Certification Class & Workshop. This 4-hour course is required to renew your individual certification.

This course is delivered by an experienced and certified instructor, and will provide you with all of the information necessary to successfully and safely perform RRP work in the field. Topics that will be covered include:

Regulations
Testing for Lead-Based Paint
Review of Set-up practices
Review of Prohibited Practices, PPE and Dust Control
Cleaning activities and Checking your work
Recordkeeping
Training of non-certified Renovators

This certification can be completed at any time prior to the expiration of your initial certification.

Students are required to bring their certificate of completion from the Initial RRP training course. If the student doesn’t have their certificate, they can request a copy from their trainer (if the student doesn’t know who their trainer was, they can contact OHA to look it up at 971-673-0440 or lead.program@state.or.us)

Attendees must be present for all portions of the training and late arrivals will not be admitted. Missed classes are subject to a rescheduling fee and future class availability.

Register now to secure your seat in the next available class.