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  FREE Professional Development: John Wood Community College Will Pay Your Bill!  
  Jennifer Waters  10/4/2021 7:00:00 AM  
     
 

*Sent to all IL Ag Teachers on behalf of Justin Lewis, John Wood Community College. If you have questions or would like to register, please contact Justin at jlewis@jwcc.edu

Through the Growing Agriscience Teacher Grant, John Wood Community College is happy to offer Illinois Ag Teachers the opportunity to complete the following courses for professional development hours at no cost!

 

Leading From the Front

Thursday, October 7
8 AM – 12 PM

Instructor: Rich Ellerman
Cost: $85*
Location: JWCC Workforce Development Center, 4220 Kochs Lane, Room W112
CRN: 35237

This course focuses on personal development practices and leadership growth. Attendees learn how to identify the value and practices of personal goal setting and evaluation of their leadership. Additionally, they learn to be motivational and create an environment of teamwork. Much class time is spent on discussion and relatable practices to reinforce learning of leadership concepts and actual leadership situations.

 

Leading to Create Other Leaders

Thursday, November 4
8 AM – 12 PM

Instructor: Rich Ellerman
Cost: $85*
Location: JWCC Workforce Development Center, 4220 Kochs Lane, Room W112
CRN: 35238

This course focuses on the practical aspects of delegating and setting accountability in other leaders and encourages leadership growth. Attendees learn how to have relatable development conversations and set responsibilities by engaging in “Ownership Mindset.” Much class time is spent on discussion, relatable practices, and role play to reinforce continued learning of leadership concepts and review of actual leadership situations.

 

30-Hour General Industry

Wednesdays, October 6 – 27
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Instructor: Bradley Gibbons
Cost: $539 (lunch included)
Location: JWCC Workforce Development Center, 4220 Kochs Lane, Room W112
CRN: 35223

OSHA 30 Hour General Industry Training course is a comprehensive safety program designed for anyone involved in general industry. This course offers the resources and tools to create or enhance an effective safety and health management system, a review of the OSHA Act, and highlights the General Industry Safety and Health Standards. Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive an OSHA 30-Hour General Industry completion card. The course will be taught by an OSHA Outreach Authorized Trainer.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the OSHA Act, the functions and resources of OSHA
  • Become aware of the OSHA inspection priorities and describe the inspection process
  • Know the rights and responsibilities of employers and employees under the OSH Act
  • Learn the major hazards associated with general industry work and how to avoid, protect or control them.


10-Hour General Industry

November 10 and 11 (2 days)
8:00 AM – 1:30 PM

Instructor: Bradley Gibbons
Cost: $195
Location: JWCC Workforce Development Center, 4220 Kochs Lane, Room W117
CRN: 35227

This course is intended to provide entry level general industry workers information about how to identify, abate, avoid and prevent job related hazards on a job site. This course offers the resources and tools to create or enhance an effective safety and health management system, a review of the OSHA Act, and highlights of many key General Industry Safety and Health Standards. Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive an OSHA 10-Hour General Industry completion card. The course will be taught by an OSHA Authorized Trainer.


10-Hour Construction Industry

Future Dates TBA (2 days)
8:00 AM – 1:30 PM

Instructor: Bradley Gibbons
Cost: $195
Location: JWCC Workforce Development Center, 4220 Kochs Lane, Room W117

This course is designed for construction workers, foremen, job supervisors and anyone involved in the construction industry. OSHA recommends the 10-Hour Construction Industry training program as an orientation to occupational safety and health for workers covered by OSHA 29 CFR 1926. Workers must receive additional training, when required by OSHA standards, on the specific hazards of the job. Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive an OSHA 10-Hour General Industry completion card. The course will be taught by an OSHA Authorized Trainer.



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Jennifer Waters
Facilitating Coordination in Ag Education (FCAE)
Phone: 217-827-0633 Cell: 217-827-0633
Email: jwaters@ilaged.org
Address: 211 IL-125, Pleasant Plains, IL 62677
 
     
 
 
     
     
 
 
     
     
 
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