How to get training completed during COVID

February 5, 2021

We are currently offering several methods to complete training including onsite courses, open enrollment courses, and webinar courses.

  • Onsite Training held at your location available for Operator, End User, and/or Train the Trainer
    • Onsite training is available for all programs.
    • Private classes for your employees.
    • Regular class minimums will still apply.
    • Location must be adhering to the most recent CDC COVID guidelines (ex: mandatory masks and social distancing).
    • Temperatures are taken and logged prior to the start of each class.
    • Our main office in Hillsboro, OR can accommodate a private class for up to 6 students.
  • Open Enrollment Training available for Operator, End User, and/or Train the Trainer (for select programs)
    • Even though open enrollment training dates and locations are currently limited, available seats are filling up fast so please make sure to register well in advance.
    • We continue to hold open enrollment classes for selected programs (Forklift, MEWP, Rigging & Signaling, Fall Protection, and Crane Operator Evaluator) at our main office in Hillsboro, OR. This location has larger training rooms and we have taken steps to bring in equipment and increase the frequency to attempt to accommodate client needs. Please refer to our website for details for scheduled open enrollment classes at our Hillsboro location.
    • Rigging & Signaling for Cranes open enrollment classes are available in Hillsboro (OR), Tukwila (WA), Spokane (WA), and Kennewick (WA).
    • National Certification open enrollment classes are available in Tigard (OR), Tukwila (WA), Spokane (WA), and Kennewick (WA).
    • Many of our hosting partner locations we typically utilize cannot accommodate the social distancing requirements so training at those locations will be postponed until further notice. Please refer to our website for details on which open enrollment classes and locations are affected.

  • Webinars available for End User and/or Train the Trainer (for select programs)
    • Webinars are lead by a live-instructor (not pre-recorded).
    • We use Microsoft Teams for the webinars and they do not require any downloads or user accounts to attend (there is a browser-based option).
    • Client Specific Webinars:  We are offering client-specific webinars for selected training programs. Please contact our client manager for further information on this option.
    • Open Enrollment Webinars:  Sign your employee(s) up for an open enrollment Train the Trainer webinar for Forklift, MEWP, Rigging & Signaling for Cranes, or Overhead Crane. Includes a trainer kit shipped directly to each student (more details can be found in the class descriptions on our webinar calendar).

  • Trainer Kits and Materials
    • We can immediately ship trainer materials to employers to provide their own internal training for all our programs with the exception of the National Certification Preparatory Programs. Please refer to our website bookstore for details.