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Safety Training

Safety training seminars are available at the Norris Sales location or, for your convenience, at your site with 6 or more attendees. Many of the classes can be combined to increase efficiency or meet regulatory concerns. Pricing can be discounted based upon the size of the group in attendance.

Dave Orloff

Dave Orloff has over 40 years of instructional development experience, as well as an extensive industrial craft background. His areas of proficiency include Industrial Forklifts, Aerial Work Platforms, Scissor Lifts, Rough Terrain Forklifts, Skid Steer Loaders, Backhoes, Fall Protection, Trenching & Shoring, Confined Space, Scaffold Building/Inspection, Lockout/Tagout, Respirator Fit Testing-Qualitative, and First Aid/CPR.

Certifications

  • OSHA Outreach Trainer – General Industry - 1999
  • Human Performance Improvement Certification, American Society of Training and Development (ASTD) - 2000
  • Endorsed as a Certified Utility Safety Administrator (CUSA) National Safety Council -2000
  • American Management Association (AMA) programs: Business Writing Skills; Public Speaking and Presentations; Negotiation Skills, Non-Verbal Skills; Consulting Skills; Forklift Safety Regulations 1994-2000
  • American Computer Educators Microsoft Office training programs -1996-1999
  • Performance Consulting Training- Jim Robinson - 1999
  • Instructional Technology courses - 1986-1994
  • MSA: Distributor Training Program - 2001
  • JLG Industries Inc. Train the Trainer Program, Aerial Lift Equipment & Rough Terrain Forklifts- 2006
  • Coyne First Aid Inc. Instructor Trainer Program for First Aid, CPR & AED Training - Nov. 2009

Safety Seminars

Aerial Boom / Scissor Lift Safety & Operation

Seminar is based on regulatory guidelines and includes both classroom work and hands on activities. Videos are used to reinforce the importance of safety. The hands-on activities include a review of the "Operator's Safety Manual", including walk-around inspection, functional checks and safe equipment operation. Proper use of applicable fall protection is included. Accident reports are integrated to stress the need for safety during all activities with this equipment. All attendees receive handouts and a laminated wallet card upon successful completion.

Backhoe Safety & Operation

Seminar includes a review of the safety manual from the Equipment Manufacturers Institute, the Operators' Manual, safe operation video & OSHA accident reports. Program includes both a walk-around inspection and hands-on portion. A written exam is administered and reviewed. All attendees receive laminated wallet cards upon successful completion.

Confined Space

Seminar focuses on Permit Required Confined Space entry, responsibilities of attendants, entrants, supervisors and rescue operations. Attendees receive training on gas meters, rescue systems, fall protection and more. The program includes classroom work and hands-on application. A written exam is administered and reviewed. All attendees receive handouts and a laminated wallet card upon successful completion.

Fall Protection

Seminar reviews applicable OSHA regulations. Attendees will learn to identify fall hazards, determine fall protection needs IAW the regulation, determine fall calculations, properly select, wear, inspect, clean and maintain fall protection equipment. A written exam is administered and reviewed. All attendees receive handouts and a laminated wallet card upon successful completion.

First Aid / CPR Initial Course (Yearly Re-Certification)

Call Dave Orloff for course description and details. Adult - Level I Program, includes use of AED's and realistic manikins. CPR requires a yearly re-qualification and First Aid requires re-qualification every 3 years.

Industrial Forklift Safety & Operation

The goal of this program is to prevent accidents, injuries and fatalities caused by the improper or unsafe use of forklifts. Regulatory guidelines including accident reports, statistics and video are reviewed. The program includes classroom work and hands-on application, where the attendees perform a pre-operational inspection and operate the equipment in a safe, professional manner, in accordance with industry standards. All attendees receive handouts and a laminated wallet card upon successful completion. Re-qualification is due every 3 years.

Rough Terrain Forklift Safety & Operation

Seminar instructs participants on the regulatory guidelines to become a safe and professional operator of this equipment. A review of pertinent information from the "Operator's Manual" is conducted. The seminar consists of video review, classroom work and hands-on application where the attendees conduct a pre-operation inspection and operate the equipment in a safe manner in accordance with industry standards. A written exam is administered and reviewed. All attendees receive handouts and a laminated wallet card upon successful completion. Re-qualification is due every 3 years.

Scaffold User & Erector

Seminar will train attendees to recognize job hazards before they become statistics. Seminar based on regulatory guidelines and includes review of accident reports & video. A written exam is administered and reviewed. All attendees receive handouts and a laminated wallet card upon successful completion.

Skid Steer Loader Safety

Seminar will include a review of the applicable safety manuals, safe operation video, as well as information from the OSHA website, including safety bulletins & accident reports. A walk-around inspection and safe operation in accordance with industry standards are included. A written exam is administered and reviewed. All attendees receive handouts and a laminated wallet card upon successful completion.

Trenching & Shoring

Seminar will provide training on all types of trench safety including sloping, benching, trench boxes and hydraulic shores. OSHA standards will be discussed in depth, including soil types, use of ladders, and other safety equipment & requirements. A written exam is administered and reviewed. All attendees receive handouts and a laminated wallet card upon successful completion.

All seminars are available at our facility or on-site for your team.
Reservations will be invoiced upon receipt.

We require 48 hours notification for cancelation. Cancelation credits will be applied to future seminar classes. Seminars are available at your site with 6 or more attendees. Many of the classes can be combined to increase efficiency or meet regulatory concerns. Pricing can be discounted based upon the size of the group in attendance.

Call us at (610) 279-5777 for more details or information. Reservations can be made via e-mail to daveo@norrissales.com or fax (610) 279-7973.

For more information contact the Training Department.