“Construction is a highly hazardous industry and sufficient knowledge on how to avoid accidents and illnesses while they work, especially in this time of pandemic is essential to workers. We are inviting safety officers with a background in engineering and crane inspectors from small-scale construction companies to join our free online training on crane inspection and rigging safety,” said Occupational Safety and Health Center Executive Director Noel C. Binag, CE.

This advanced two-day training will be held on August 27 and September 3. It features lectures and discussions on the evaluation and safety inspection of cranes and its implements. This aims to help facilitate compliance to the requirement for third party inspection of construction heavy equipment under the DOLE Department Order No. 13-1998.

Pre-requisite to the training is completion of the 40-hour Construction Safety and Health (COSH) Training. Interested parties will be screened through this registration link: https://us06web.zoom.us/…/tZMpdOmvrzMqH9Tm8… A confirmation e-mail will be sent to the qualified participants.

Those who will be accepted in the training must have a laptop or desktop with an internal/external webcam and microphone installed with Spreadsheet and presentation viewing/editing program such as MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, Numbers, Keynote, and others and a stable internet connection with a speed of at least 1Mbps. Access through mobile devices like phones or tablets will not be allowed.

For further inquiries, please visit the OSHC website: www.oshc.dole.gov.ph , official Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/dole.oshc or send an email to: scd.elearning@oshc.dole.gov.ph , and scdtrainings@yahoo.com.ph.

END/DJ Romero