Kokosing’s Safety Education Program is second-to-none in the construction industry. Our program ensures that safety processes are introduced to our employees – and continually reinforced throughout their career with Kokosing. The formula to our success has been providing our employees with hands-on training that demonstrates the exact steps needed to keep themselves and their co-workers safe on the jobsite. We pride ourselves in offering the best-of-the-best training to our people – our most valuable asset.
Our core training includes:
- New Hire Orientation
- 30-hour OSHA
- Foreman Supervisory Training
- Front Line Managers Training
- Fall Protection
- First Aid/CPR
Safety Education is properly planned, scheduled and tracked for all employees relative to their role and responsibilities. Kokosing has an extensive course catalogue and training plan to ensure all employees have the appropriate safety training for their work.
Kokosing provides many courses that specialize on specific work components. A few include:
Saws Train-the-Trainer Course
This course covers information on the safe use, operation and maintenance of all types of hand-held cut-off saws, ring saws, and chain saws. Classroom lecture and practical sessions provide the participants with the proper safety training information, hands-on basic maintenance, as well as experience in operation of each type of saw. This class certifies each participant to train employees to operate these saws.
Crane Safety Course
This 3-day course consists of classroom discussion of the OSHA, ASME, and ANSI standards for mobile cranes as well as industry-wide standard operating procedures. The participants will also perform exercises in determining crane capacities using actual crane charts and real life situations. This course provides participants with the correct company procedures; and manufacturer, government, and industry best practices to more efficiently and safely operate cranes on jobsites.
Rigging Safety Course