Pandemic/ COVID-19 Preparedness and Response Supervisor (GS060)

Class Description

PREREQUISITE:        COVID-19 Preparedness Qualification

The member workshop's primary purpose is to increase the health and safety awareness for construction workers who are impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. This will also give members tools to assist in preparing and responding to pandemics. The training gives members the knowledge and skills needed to prepare and respond by anticipating, identifying, analyzing, and controlling safety and health hazards during a pandemic or other crisis.
By the end of the course, the member should be able to:
  • Explain how current and past pandemics impact workplaces, communities, countries, and the world.
  • Describe common general guidelines and best practices for job sites.
  • Apply hazard identification and assessment tools and processes to the job sites.
  • Apply hazard prevention and controls strategies to protect workers on job sites.

Equipment Required

Members attending training must provide their own safety shoes, safety goggles, gloves, ear protection and hard hats. Failure to provide your own safety equipment may result in your being dropped from a particular training session.

Attendance Requirements

Attendance at the first training session is mandatory. 100% attendance is required for all courses that issue Certificates or Qualifications and Apprentice mandatory training. Please be on time! Late arrivals (and early departures) are disruptive to instructors and participants. Poor attendance / disruptive behavior will result in your being dropped from a particular training session.

Cancellation Policy

To maximize the effectiveness of our training sessions, we limit the number of attendees. If you are registered for a specific training and need to cancel, please notify us five (5) business days before the start of scheduled training. Failure to notify us of cancellation may result in your being denied registration for future training. We reserve the right to cancel any course - with five (5) business days’ notice - for which there is an insufficient number of registered attendees. Registrants may then enroll in the next available offering of the course, or cancel the registration.

Scheduled Classes