January 27 – January 28, 2022
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cedar Rapids Convention Complex
350 First Avenue NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52401
We have a room block reserved at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cedar Rapids Convention Complex for January 27, 2022 through January 28, 2022. Booking your room is simple, just select “Book a Room” to receive your group’s preferred rate.
Certification training is available for field employees for Mobile Elevated Work Platforms (MEWP) or aerial lifts. This training session will provide certification for operation of this type of equipment on job sites. This course will provide the appropriate training to ensure the safety of our employees as well as the certification to meet job site requirements.
Each trainee will need to bring their personal harness (in good working condition) for use during the training. Training to begin at the same time as the programming on Friday, lunch will be included in the cost.
Cost for the training will be $150/office and $200/field per person and can be paid by selecting the programming option in the Paypal button above.
Imperial Safety Solutions Mobile Elevating Work Platform-MEWP Training
January 28, 2022
At the end of the training participants should be able to:
- Define different MEWP lifts.
- Describe the main components of a MEWP.
- Perform a pre-operational inspection on a lift.
- Describe the steps needed to ensure a safe work zone.
- Demonstrate safe operating procedures on:
- Group A Type 3 Lift (Scissor Lift)
- Group B Type 3 Lift (Articulating Boom Lift)
- Materials required:
- PFAS Full body harness able to pass inspection
- Hard Hat
- Works Shoes
Thursday, January 27
Live music to begin after the board meeting by Beau Timmerman Music.
Friday, January 28
General Membership Meeting
8:00am – 1:00pm
Vendor Table Top Trade Show Displays in Concourse
Presentation by Stephen Phillips
Stephen M. Phillips is a senior partner at the firm Hendrick Phillips Salzman & Siegel. Mr. Phillips’ practice focuses on legal issues pertaining to the construction industry and particularly the commercial roofing industry. He has gained national recognition concerning legal issues affecting the roofing industry. For over 35 years, he has been representing parties in commercial roofing matters. For the past 30 years, he has served as general counsel to the National Roofing Contractors Association and was one of the founders and also serves as counsel to the National Roofing Legal Resource Center, based in Chicago, Illinois. Full Bio >
10:15am – Break
Presentation by Greg Hayne
Greg Hayne is owner of the Hayne Coaching Group. Greg helps roofing contractors find and implement better, smarter, more innovative ways to work. His proven “Creating Great Service” training, support and implementation program helps commercial roofers grow their service departments. His “ESE Peer Groups” bring non-competing commercial roofers together multiple times a year to share best practices, solve common problems and tip the competitive landscape in their favor in a big way! Finally, “Climbing Into Commercial for Residential Roofers” is specifically designed to help residential roofing contractors make the transition to commercial roofing work by equipping them to avoid the mistakes that many do make when attempting the transition. Full Bio >
12:00pm – Lunch
Presentation by Mark Graham
Mark S. Graham holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Architectural Engineering from the Milwaukee School of Engineering. In 1984, he began his career in the roofing industry when he joined F.J.A. Christiansen Roofing Co. Inc. in Milwaukee as an estimator and project manager. In 1986, he joined Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates Inc., in Northbrook, Ill., as a project engineer specializing in the investigation, design and repair of roof and waterproofing systems. Full Bio >