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Certified Skills Upgrade Classes
Solano Employment Connection sponsors short training events that provide a certificate upon completion. Seating is limited.
Please register online (no more than 30 days before the class). Click here to go to our online event calendar and select the event for which you wish to register. The instructions on how to register are also on that webpage.
Confined Space Training - This class has been cancelled until further notice, sorry for the inconvenience.
8 Hour Hazwoper Refresher Course-OSHA requires the worker, that already has a Hazwoper certification, to take this yearly refresher course for workers on hazardous waste sites. The free course includes classroom learning, realistic hands-on activities and certifies the worker to do hazardous waste work for 12 months. The next class is February17, 2016, and there will be others for 2016 program year.
40 Hour Hazwoper-The Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) is a certificated class for anyone who is interested in employment that includes working with hazardous substances, including hazardous waste. Please be advised that you must bring to the first day of class a medical release dated within 60 days of the class, stating that you are fit to attend this class or have a DOT Physical card or a note from your personal doctor. Each year classes are held in April and October. See flyer for exact dates.
DOT Practical - Dept. of Transportation requires this course for all workers involved in the transportation of hazardous materials. Hazardous materials training for truck drivers and workers who perform loading, unloading, shipping and receiving duties. This certificate adds value to resumes of any loading/unloading or warehouse job. The DOT Practical Ports is an equivalent training. We plan to offer these classes in March, June, September and December of 2016.
OSHA-10 Construction - covers OSHA standards, electrical safety, fall protection and other topics, chosen to match the training needs and job tasks of the workers attending the course. Upon successful completion of this course, each worker receives an "OSHA 10-Hour Card" that certifies that the worker has completed this course. The next class is set for February 8 & 9, 2016, HAS BEEN POSTPONED, new date TBD.
Forklift New time!- The purpose of this training is to become an OSHA certified powered industrial truck (forklift truck) operator with the knowledge and skills to operate a lift truck in a safe and professional manner. There is a $65 cost for this class , please read flyer for more information. This class normally occurs every second Friday of the month. Next class is scheduled to begin on February 12, 2016. From 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM in Vallejo Adult School - Regional Education Center 436 Del Sur St. Vallejo, CA off Magazine Street. No registration needed.