Safety Training

The following list of safety related services are available to our members.  These services are either directly provided by the AGC Safety Director, facilitated by the Safety Director in conjunction with an outside instructor, or conducted in a 'team teaching' environment with other organizations and instructors.  All of the training subjects listed in the "Safety and Health" training section can be conducted at a member's office, jobsite, or other designated location.

Please note that the summer months are a busy time for our members therefore, we do not offer set training classes.  If you have training needs for the summer months, please contact our office 605-336-9338.

Consultation Services

Hazardous Material Review & Inventory Job Safety Analysis Development
Liaison with Regulatory Agencies OSHA-style Walk-Through Evaluations
Safety Awareness Training  


Operator Training

Crane Operator Training and Certification Electrical Power Tools
Fire extinguisher Operations Equipment Transportation and Tie Down
Forklift - Rough Terrain and General Industry Skid Steer Loader


Safety & Health Training

Back Injury Prevention Blood Borne Pathogens Awareness
Confined Space Entry and Operations Chemical Awareness
Construction OSHA 10-hour Course Construction OSHA 30-hour Course
Crane Rigging Awareness & Certification Crane Signal Person Awareness & Certification
Electrical Safety Emergency Action & Evaluation
Equipment Transportation and Tie-Down Excavation & Trenching
Fall Protection Fire Extinguisher Application
Fire Safety and Awareness First Aid & CPR
Hazard Communications / Right to Know Hearing Awareness and Conservation
Job Hazard Analysis Ladder and Stairway
Lead Awareness Lock-Out Tag-Out
Material Handling Personal Protective Equipment
Respiratory Protection and Fit Test Safety Orientation
Scaffolding Silica Awareness


The Safety Director can review the member's written safety, health & environmental programs and make recommendations for revision and/or new topics to be added.

Written Safety Program Reviews & Development

Aerial Work Platform Asbestos Awareness
Back Injury Awareness and Prevention Blood Borne Pathogens Awareness
Chemical Awareness Confined Space
Concrete Work Cranes
Demolition Disciplinary Action
DOT Transportation Requirements Drug & Alcohol Awareness and Monitoring
Electrical Emergency Action and/or Evacuation Plan
Employee Safety Orientation Equipment Transportation & Tie Down
Excavation & Trenching Fall Protection
Fire Extinguisher Operations Fire Protection and Prevention
Fist Aid and CPR Forklift Operations
Hand and Power Tools Hazard Communication & Right-to-Know
Hearing Awareness & Conservation Incident Investigation
Job Hazard Analysis Lead Awareness
Lock-Out  Tag-Out Material Storage & Handling
OSHA Recordkeeping Respiratory Protection
Scaffolding Silica Awareness
Sling & Rigging Operations Stairway & Ladders
Steel Erection Storm Water Run-Off & Erosion Control
Third Party Protection Tool Box Safety Training
Traffic Regulator Welding & Cutting
What To Do When OSHA Comes Workers Compensation & Return to Work
Workplace Violence Awareness  


Customized Individual Member's Services

We have access to a wealth of resources available to assist our members in developing specialized safety services through the AGC of America, other AGC chapters, and a variety of Safety Directors, managers and consultants located throughout the United States.  These services may include developing or coordinating the development of specialized safety, health and environmental training programs, arranging consultation, on-site engineering and/or design and medical services.

AGC's Supervisory Training Program (STP)

AGC’s Supervisory Training Program (STP) is a construction-specific training curriculum developed, updated, and field-tested by and for contractors. Supervisory skill - or the lack of it - directly affects every company's bottom line. Each day, decisions made by every foreman and superintendent are crucial to the success or failure of every construction project. You make your money in the field, and STP can help you improve your organization's bottom line. More...

AGC's Project Manager Development Program (PMDP)

AGC’s Project Manager Development Program (PMDP) is a construction-specific training curriculum developed, updated, and field-tested by and for contractors. The five-course program covers the essentials of project management for emerging project managers and provides a solid foundation for long-term career development. More...

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