Training USA, Inc. will be hosting their annual Hurricane Prep & Storm Recovery Conference virtually on Thursday, June 2nd, 2022. Special guest speakers will include representatives from the Department of Transportation, Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Dept., FEMA, Florida Highway Patrol, various City, County & State Emergency Management Specialists and local meteorologists.
This workshop is designed specifically for municipal public works and/or water utility employees, DOT managers and supervisors, road and bridge department workers, and anyone else who is responsible for agency or individual department storm preparedness and who also may be engaged in storm recovery operations including “away” operations while providing mutual aid.
Real life “pre, during and post storm” issues will be reviewed to develop proactive storm preparedness checklists for both facilities and field tasks. Best Practices and lessons learned from other state and local agencies will be shared with attendees.
This event is being provided FREE of charge as a public service to state and local government employees.
To register for this event, interested parties should go to: https://wetrainamerica.com/virtual-online-training/hurricane-conference/.
Or you can call (813) 995-8872 or email [email protected] to request additional information.
Training USA is dedicated to delivering the absolute best in-person and online safety training and certification available for government employees. They train City, County, State, Federal, Public Works, DOT, and Public Utility employees in virtually ANY area where job hazards exist.
According to the company’s National Training Director and Senior Safety Instructor Tony DeCresie, “We are helping our clients to reduce or eliminate job-related accidents and injuries by teaching and inspiring their employees to develop the critical safety habits that will help them to identify safety hazards and follow proper safety procedures EVERY TIME they show up on a job site.”
Training USA’s training programs combine the most thorough classroom and “hands-on” training delivered by professional trainers with real-world experience in the areas that they teach. Their goal is to provide a superior training experience that directly relates to reducing on-the-job accidents and injuries. Their clients rave about the training they provide.
About Training USA, Inc.
Training USA, Inc. provides classroom and “hands-on” safety training for government employees, at a time and location that is most convenient for them, using the actual equipment and working environments that they deal with on a regular basis.
TUSA also offers more than 20 online/virtual safety training and continuing education courses.
Case Studies Include:
University of Virginia’s Transportation Training Academy and the Virginia DOT. Created the Winter Road Maintenance & Snow Operations training program in 2017 that is currently being delivered and used by the University of Virginia’s Transportation Training Academy and for training Virginia DOT employees.
2020 Annual Roadway Management Virtual Conference. Tony DeCresie was tapped as a featured guest speaker and trainer.
University of Virginia and Federal Highway Administration. In 2018 Training USA, Inc was awarded a 2-year contract in partnership with the University of Virginia and the Federal Highway Administration to set up and manage a national Road Scholar Certification Program.
State of Florida. Training USA is an approved provider of continuing education training programs for licensed public utility employees in the state of Florida with over 20 approved course topics.
Additionally, Training USA is currently an approved vendor or has previously been a training provider for such recognizable names as Palm Beach County, Florida, the City of Clearwater, Florida, the Florida Highway Patrol, Florida DOT, Virginia DOT, the University of Virginia, the University of Florida, the City of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, the Federal Highway Administration, the City of Dallas, Texas and Los Angeles County, CA.
About Tony DeCresie
Tony DeCresie brings a very diverse and extensive background spanning numerous industries working with both public and private entities. He is a nationally recognized training manager with several different organizations over the past 25 years. His primary area of focus revolves around public works safety, transportation, highway & road work site safety training and heavy equipment operations safety.
Tony’s dedication to training has led him to become well-versed in a broad spectrum of OSHA and DOT safety training topics. He previously served as a DOT Certified Safety Manager and as the Director of the Road Scholar Certification Program and the Tribal Technical Assistance Program (TTAP) for the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA).
“If you can’t do the job safely – don’t do the job,” says Tony.
“I stopped by the other day just to check in and I didn’t want to leave, really great material. I just wanted to let you know, I always get such amazing feedback from staff after you perform a training. Your method of teaching keeps them focused and absorbs well. Not every trainer has that gift. Thank you.” County Training Director
Additional testimonials can be found on Training USA’s website.
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