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More funding, charter schools part of AGC’s plan to thwart construction’s skilled worker shortage

More funding, charter schools part of AGC’s plan...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 14, 2014

During an event at the Washburn Institute of Technology in Topeka, Kansas, the Associated General Contractors of America unveiled its plan to ...

Construction skills boot camp in St. Louis to shut down due to lack of funding

Construction skills boot camp in St. Louis to shut down...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 28, 2014

After 14 years of equipping unemployed minorities with the skills necessary for a job in the construction industry, the Construction ...

Indiana Gov. Pence wants to “make career and vocational education a priority in every high school”

Indiana Gov. Pence wants to “make career and...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 31, 2013

The state of Indiana spends $100 million each year on on vocational education in its high schools. However, only a ...

Terex AWP offers Genie Lift Pro online operating training program in Spanish

Terex AWP offers Genie Lift Pro online operating...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Oct 22, 2013

Terex Aerial Work Platforms (AWP) has launched a Spanish version of its Genie Lift Pro aerial work platform training program. The ...

Case, Washburn Tech team up for training program

Case, Washburn Tech team up for training program

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Sep 05, 2013

Case Construction Equipment and Case dealer The Victor L. Phillips Company (VLP) are sponsoring a new construction equipment/diesel technology training ...

Terex AWP to launch online telehandler training this year

Terex AWP to launch online telehandler training this...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 07, 2013

Terex Aerial Work Platforms plans to launch an online operator training program for telehandlers by the end of this year, ...

FMCSA awards nearly $1 million in grants to train veterans for transportation careers

FMCSA awards nearly $1 million in grants to train...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jul 08, 2013

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) last week announced that nearly $1 million in new ...

Minnesota construction training program for women has 90% job placement rate

Minnesota construction training program for women has...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 26, 2013

Facing big projects like the St. Croix Crossing bridge, the Central Corridor Light Rail and a new football stadium for the ...

Minnesota program trains women for construction projects

Minnesota program trains women for construction...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jun 25, 2013

A program at Summit Academy OIC is training women to work construction projects like the St. Croix Crossing bridge and ...

European neighbors look to Germany’s vocational training system in order to combat high youth unemployment rates

European neighbors look to Germany’s vocational...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 04, 2013

As of late, Germany has been receiving a lot of attention and praise for its dual-education system. A system the ...

OSHA to hold safety stand-down on heat-related illnesses on Southeast jobsites tomorrow, June 4

OSHA to hold safety stand-down on heat-related...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 03, 2013

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has announced that tomorrow, Tuesday June 4, it will hold one-hour safety stand downs ...

Any telescoping service truck crane with lifting capacity within 2,000 to 14,000 pounds falls within the rules of the OSHA 1926 Subpart CC.

You may already be in violation of OSHA’s new...

Posted by Tom Jackson on May 21, 2013

Editors note: Last week OSHA proposed to delay service truck crane operator certification from November 1014 to November 2017. We ...

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