Seminars

Upcoming Professional Development Seminars

The Business and Community Development division of Blackhawk Technical College offers a wide array of cost-effective workshops and seminars designed to give working adults and professionals relevant skills for today's workplace.  Whether you are an individual looking to build your skills or an employer looking to provide a few employees with training opportunities, these workshops are designed to meet your needs.  Join us for these interactive and useful workshops. 

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For more information, contact Kathleen Clothier at (608) 757- 7701 or by e-mail at: businessdevelopment@blackhawk.edu

Professional Development Seminars Spring 2017 Booklet

 

Spring 2017 Seminars

 

Seminar

Site

Day

Date

Time

Cost

Course Number

Forklift Operator Safety Training
Central

T

7/18

8-4 pm

$200

13414




FORKLIFT OPERATOR SAFETY

This 8 hour course is designed to provide present or future powered industrial truck operators the instruction and knowledge they need to get into compliance with OSHA standard 29CFR1910.178.  The training includes forklift capacity, stability, center of gravity, vehicle inspections, refueling, pedestrian traffic and hands on driving exercise for competency in safe driving practices.  To pass the safety training, participants must demonstrate driving proficiencies.  Passing participants receive a workplace hazard and equipment checklist for those interested in becoming fully certified by their present or future employer.  Pre-registration required one week prior to the start of the course.  Materials provided. Please note that this course requires students to sign the ACKNOWLEDGEMENT OF RISKS/ACCEPTANCE OF RESPONSIBILITY AGREEMENT AND RELEASE form prior to engaging in course activities.