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EHS Training Course Information
CROWD MANAGER TRAINING
This one hour training program will certify an individual as a Crowd Manager for a three year period. A certified Crowd Manager is required for any event where the assembled capacity exceeds 50 or more people.
NEW EMPLOYEE ORIENTATION
This two hour training program is required for all new employees. Program covers: Incident Reporting, Fire Safety, Hazardous Communication Standard, Ergonomics, and Bloodborne Pathogens. This course is scheduled monthly by Human Resources (ext. 5465).
This is an American Heart Association certified program. First Aid covers:
Responsibility and Liability,
Safety, Universal Precautions,
When to Phone for Help,
How to Phone for Help,
Finding the Problem,
After the Emergency.
First Aid for Bleeding You can See,
Bleeding you Can’t See and Shock,
Head and Spine Injuries,
Bone, Joint, and Muscle Injuries.
Adult/Child Rescue Breathing
Discussion on AED Operations
This is an all day class (8 hours). The class is free to any faculty, staff (including family members) or students. Text books are recommended but not required. Books may be purchased from the College Book Store. A $2.00 certificate fee is charged for those wanting a certification card. Classes are held for new and re-certifying individuals. All classes will be held in Mitchell Green Lounge in McCullough unless noted. The general public is allowed to take the class provided space is available. A fee of $30.00 is charged for First Aid and $20.00 for Adult/childCPR. Checks should be made out to Middlebury College.
* Noted for Infant/child First Aid and CPR. This class is offered only if there is enough interest and covers children from birth to twelve years of age. A separate class would be scheduled for this program.
This program is required for anyone who wishes to rent a College passenger or 15-passenger vehicle. There is no cost for the class but a driving orientation (a 1 hour review on the road) is required for 15-passenger Vans and larger vehicles. One class per semester will be conducted in the evening for the convenience of students. Classes are Scheduled monthly and will cover all vehicles. REMINDER! A valid state license is required to take the class. Individuals wanting a 15-Passenger Van license must have had their license for 3 years.
Towing A Trailer (This requires a class 2 license) You must attend a 2hr classroom workshop and successfully complete a 1hr practical skills test. This program is conducted on a College needs basis. Advace arrangements must be made with the Environmental, Health & Safety Department.
FIRE EXTINGUISHER PRACTICAL TRAINING
Have you ever had to operate a fire extinguisher? Would you know how to in an emergency?
All faculty and staff are invited to attend annual fire extinguisher training on Tuesday July 9, 2013. You will learn to safely and confidently operate a fire extinguisher. If desired, attendees will have an opportunity to use an extinguisher to put out an actual fire using a live-fire training simulator!
Training sessions will be held outside of McCullough. Each session will take approximately 30 minutes. Select from one of the following times:
9:30 AM – 10:00 AM
10:00 AM – 10:30 AM
10:30 AM – 11:00 AM
12:00 PM – 12:30 PM
12:30 PM – 1:00 PM
In the case of inclement weather, a rain date will be announced.
A session will also be scheduled for Breadloaf Campus for all staff (TBD). Snow Bowl staff and those who missed the Main Campus program may also attend.
EMT "J" TERM CLASS 2014
This is a winter term credit class for Middlebury College students. This is a comprehensive program directed toward first and second year pre-medical students but open to others. Students successfully completing this course will be able to take the National Registry EMT Exam. Once licensed you will be joining SERT (Student Emergency Response Team). SERT is affiliated with Middlebury Ambulance and members also serve with Rugby, The Open Door Clinic, and other College and Community events. This program is open primarily to first, second year students. However, we may accept other students if room is available. Students who are already EMTs are welcomed to join SERT.
A fall information meeting will be offered (for the January 2015 course, this info session will be held on September 17th at 6:00 PM in Bi Hall 216). Registration for the class begins in September through mid-October. This class has very limited openings. We take only 20 students per year. Contact EH&S for additional information.
A PE credit will also be awarded for this class.
Two slots are available for the general public on a first come first serve basis.
Environmental, Health & Safety Department
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