WVU Industrial Extension Events

To learn more about upcoming WVU Industrial Extension and WVMEP events, open enrollment classes, and workshops, you can browse our e-store, or review the current events below.
10 Hour General Industry Training Event
October 18-19, 2017 | Martinsburg, WV

Location:
Holiday Inn Martinsburg
301 Foxcroft Ave.
Martinsburg, WV 25401

Time:
9:00am – 3:30pm

Cost:
$300.00/person

Registration Deadline:
October 8, 2017

Questions?
John Frazer
304.303.3110
[email protected]

“…ideal for anyone with safety and health responsibilities and for worker safety and health awareness”

About the Presenter:
John A. Frazer, Ph.D., CSP Industrial Extension Engineer-WVU
John Frazer is an OSHA-authorized outreach trainer and has nearly 20 years of safety and health experience at WVU-IE. He has provided industrial hygiene and safety consulting to small and mid-sized manufacturing firms throughout West Virginia by helping them identify hazards, design and implement hazard controls, and discuss the feasibility of such controls to eliminate or reduce occupational exposures in the workplace.

About the Seminar:
This seminar is intended to arm attendees with the information, knowledge, and skills needed to recognize, evaluate, and control a wide spectrum of occupational safety hazards. The training covers a variety of general industry safety and health hazards which a worker may encounter and is based on OSHA’s top ten most frequently cited standards. This training will emphasize hazard identification, avoidance, control and prevention, not OSHA specific standards. Topics to be covered include:

– OSHA and 1910 Regulations
– Hazard Communication (GHS)
– Walking and Working Surfaces
– Personal Protective Equipment
– Fire and Means of Egress
– Noise & Hearing Conservation
– Respiratory Protection and more…

Environmental Compliance and Permitting for Air, Water, & Waste in the State of West Virginia
October 26, 2017 | Huntington, WV

Location:
Huntington Area Development Council (HADCO)
916 5th Ave., Suite 400
Huntington, WV 25701
304-525-1161

Time:
9:00am – 3:30pm

Cost:
$199.00/person

Registration Deadline:
October 23, 2017

Questions?
Michelle Kyker
304.290-8463
[email protected]

What DEP regulations and permits are required for your organization?
Would your company be ready if the DEP showed up at your facility?
Do the new Above Ground Storage Tank rules apply to your facility?
What is required in a Stormwater Pollution Prevention and Ground Water Protection Plans?

About the Seminar:
This one day course is designed to inform and guide participants to a better understanding of the required permits by the WVDEP and EPA for West Virginia businesses and manufacturers in air, water, and waste.

Upon completion of this class you should have a clear understanding of the appropriate regulations applicable to your facility, understand the permit process, develop and implement a compliant SWPPP/GPP, SPCC plan, and/or a Spill Prevention Response Plans, (SPRP), in your facility.

If your facility already has a Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plan/Ground Water Protection Plan, or Spill Pollution Control and Countermeasures plan participants will have a clear understanding of the requirements and possible violations when plans are not properly maintained.

About the Presenter:
Dr. Terry L. Polen
This 6 hour seminar is being conducted in coordination with WVU-Industrial Extension and the WVDEP with Dr. Terry L. Polen, DM, PE, QEP, Ombudsman from the WVDEP.  Some of the topics Dr. Polen will cover :

– Required Permits
-Spill Pollution Control and Countermeasures (SPCC)
-Regulations for Used Oil
-Hazardous and Solid Waste
-Oil & Gas Permitting
-Toxic Release Inventories
-Developing Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plans (SWPPP) & Groundwater Protection Plans (GPP)
-Above Ground Storage Tanks (AST) rules

What Every Supervisor Should Know About Safety & Health
November 14, 2017 | Wheeling, WV

Location:
Cabela’s
One Cabela Drive
Wheeling, WV 26059

Time:
9:00am – 12:00pm

Cost:
$125.00/person

Registration Deadline:
November 4, 2017

Questions?
John Frazer
304.303.3110
[email protected]

“…ideal for anyone with safety and health responsibilities and for worker safety and health awareness”

About the Presenter:
John A. Frazer, Ph.D., CSP Industrial Extension Engineer-WVU
John Frazer is an OSHA-authorized outreach trainer and has nearly 20 years of safety and health experience at WVU-IE. He has provided industrial hygiene and safety consulting to small and mid-sized manufacturing firms throughout West Virginia by helping them identify hazards, design and implement hazard controls, and discuss the feasibility of such controls to eliminate or reduce occupational exposures in the workplace.

About the Seminar
This seminar is intended to arm attendees with the information, knowledge, and skills needed to recognize, evaluate, and control a wide spectrum of occupational safety hazards. The training covers a variety of general industry safety and health hazards which a worker may encounter and is based on OSHA’s top ten most frequently cited standards. This training will emphasize hazard identification, avoidance, control and prevention, not OSHA specific standards. Topics to be covered include:

– OSHA and 1910 Regulations
– Hazard Communication (GHS)
– Walking and Working Surfaces
– Personal Protective Equipment
– Fire and Means of Egress
– Noise & Hearing Conservation
– Respiratory Protection and more…

Environmental Compliance and Permitting for Air, Water, & Waste in the State of West Virginia

December 7, 2017 | Bridgeport, WV

Location:
Justice Federal Credit Union
180 White Oaks Blvd. Bridgeport, WV 25701

Time:
9:00am – 3:30pm

Cost:
$199.00/person

Registration Deadline:
December 4, 2017

Questions?
Michelle Kyker
304.290-8463
[email protected]

What DEP regulations and permits are required for your organization?
Would your company be ready if the DEP showed up at your facility?
Do the new Above Ground Storage Tank rules apply to your facility?
What is required in a Stormwater Pollution Prevention and Ground Water Protection Plans?

About the Seminar:
This one day course is designed to inform and guide participants to a better understanding of the required permits by the WVDEP and EPA for West Virginia businesses and manufacturers in air, water, and waste.

Upon completion of this class you should have a clear understanding of the appropriate regulations applicable to your facility, understand the permit process, develop and implement a compliant SWPPP/GPP, SPCC plan, and/or a Spill Prevention Response Plans, (SPRP), in your facility.

If your facility already has a Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plan/Ground Water Protection Plan, or Spill Pollution Control and Countermeasures plan participants will have a clear understanding of the requirements and possible violations when plans are not properly maintained.

About the Presenter:
Dr. Terry L. Polen
This 6 hour seminar is being conducted in coordination with WVU-Industrial Extension and the WVDEP with Dr. Terry L. Polen, DM, PE, QEP, Ombudsman from the WVDEP.  Some of the topics Dr. Polen will cover :

– Required Permits
-Spill Pollution Control and Countermeasures (SPCC)
-Regulations for Used Oil
-Hazardous and Solid Waste
-Oil & Gas Permitting
-Toxic Release Inventories
-Developing Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plans (SWPPP) & Groundwater Protection Plans (GPP)
-Above Ground Storage Tanks (AST) rules

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