OSHA and the Impact of the Government Shutdown

With the federal government in it’s third week of the shutdown, manufacturing and construction industries are impacted in a number of ways.  Along with funding issues, many companies must learn how to work with OSHA’s skeleton crew.  Since the shutdown OSHA furloughed roughly 90 percent of its employees.  Howard Mavity, in his blog titled Confusion… Read more »

ADEPT Ready Mix Truck Driver Courses

The National Association of Heavy Equipment Training Services (NAHETS), in partnership with the National Ready Mixed Concrete Association (NRMCA), is pleased to announce the development of  a three-week curriculum to train and certify new ready mix concrete truck drivers.  Studies show that the concrete and ready mix industry faces a shortage of up to 20,000… Read more »

Upcoming Event: NCCCO Crane Operator Certification course, Nov. 11-15, 2013

The National Association of Heavy Equipment Training Services (NAHETS), in partnership with Rent-A-Crane and the Oklahoma College of Construction, will be offering NCCCO Written Exam Prep Course and Certification. The course and exams will be held in Oklahoma City November 11th – 15th.  Practical examinations will be conducted on TLL swing cab and TSS fixed cab… Read more »

Recent and Upcoming NAHETS Events

As an exhibitor at the National Ready Mix Concrete Association’s (NRMCA) ConcreteWorks on September 22-24, the National Association of Heavy Equipment Training Services (NAHETS) had the opportunity to introduce its new line of services targeted at training and certifying new ready mix truck drivers.  With a pending shortage of up to 20,000 qualified ready mix… Read more »

THOMAS HETHMON JOINS ADVISORY BOARD

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                   Media Contact:   Bill Marion August 23, 2013                                                                                      702-222-2362   THOMAS HETHMON JOINS ADVISORY BOARD OF  NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF HEAVY EQUIPMENT TRAINING SERVICES Acclaimed University of Utah Professor of Mining Engineering brings practical and academic experience to occupational training and safety     (LAS VEGAS) –NAHETS, the National Association of… Read more »