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More than 400 residents have signed up to take advantage of this opportunity which is sponsored by OCWNY, the Oswego County Workforce Development Board, the Oswego County Poverty Reduction Task Force and NY Wired for Education. The Metrix E- Learning System is a great way to teach people the skills that employers are looking for, said Christine Weaver, director of the OCWNY American Job Center. It utilizes the SkillSoft program which offers more than 4,000 courses covering IT and software, project management, human resources, customer service, banking, retail, hospitality, and communication

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This bill would require the Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board (OSHSB) to adopt standards to protect healthcare personnel and patients from noxious airborne contaminantscalled plumegenerated during specified medical procedures. "Plume" is defined in the bill as noxious airborne contaminants generated as by-products of the use of energy-based devices, electrosurgical devices, electrocautery devices or mechanical tools during surgical, diagnostic or therapeutic procedures. If it becomes law, the bill would require the Division of Occupational Safety and Health to convene an advisory c

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Picture taken June 9, 2015. To match Insight GM-SUVS/ REUTERS/Mike Stone Many Minnesota employers say they cant find skilled workers with the right career training. Meanwhile, high schools are cutting career and technical education courses because they cant find qualified teachers. The jobs are there, and were not preparing our kids well enough to get into those jobs because the system has not allowed us to, said Stephen Jones, the superintendent of schools in Little Falls, Minnesota. His district hasnt had to cancel any courses for lack of instructors, but he says smaller First Aid Training

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If the proposed budget cuts occur, agency staffing, projects headed by contractors and several grant programs aimed at state environmental issues likely will be heavily impacted. The proposed budget essentially eliminates the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI), which was authorized for $300 million under the Obama administration but has been reduced to $10 million under Trumps proposed budget. In his confirmation hearings, Pruitt promised to maintain funding for the GLRI, and allegedly was surprised by the president's move to strip it out of EPA's funding request. That deep cut has drawn

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Jones wasnt surprised that so many positions were filled by emergency hires. Schools are working the system to keep their programs running, he said. His rural district northwest of the Twin Cities has had to find solutions when job candidates are scarce. One of our [agriculture] teachers is retiring this year, and were actually having him back part time next year because of our difficulty finding people, he said. The task force report said that Minnesota colleges and universities have been shuttering their CTE teacher preparation programs as enrollment has dropped. Its hard for schools to recruit

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According to Michael Stranieri, SEW-EURODRIVEs Technical Training Manager, the DriveACADEMYtraining courses raise the level of expertise among motor and drive users. By encouraging open discussion and the sharing of ideas, even the most experienced participants can learn and take something away from these courses. The courses cover a wide range of topics, including selection and project planning of SEW gearmotors. Product specific courses are also offered, providing insight into the implementation of some of SEW-EURODRIVEs most popular technologies. Benefits for participants include being able

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"Breakfast with the Inspectors" was organised by The Taranaki Construction Group, which comprises Health and Safety Training Organisations and representatives from the Taranaki construction industry. About 80 members were given an insight into the similarities and differences between a policeman monitoring a speed radar and a safety inspector by Thomas Visagie. "For starters we don't hide behind bushes," he said. "But just as when you go over the speed limit, by accident or not, there can be consequences." READ MORE: People tended to shy away from inspectors when they met but it was interesting

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That demand increases the likelihood something could happen far from help. As Northwestern Michigan College's extended education program coordinator, Bill reached out to Remote Medical International to provide two courses this spring addressing emergency needs of individuals, guides, outdoor educators, park personnel and others venturing to isolated areas. RMI instructors, "professionally trained active medical practitioners," will teach the classes, which involve online, indoor and outdoor training. NMCs two-day Wilderness First Aid course provides an introduction to medical skills in which

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The survey found: Only 12 per cent of Canadians feel very confident that a child in their life could help them if they collapsed. 92 per cent of Canadians believe children should start learning about first aid and how to help people in their community as early as nine years old. 36 per cent of Canadians say they have no one living in their household who is trained in first aid. Four first aid training sessions will be offered in each city, beginning at 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. daily on Saturday, April 29 and Sunday, April 30. The courses will explore prevention and response training, focusing

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Barely three months old at the time, Luna's seizure was thought to have been caused by a urine infection and a fever peak of 40 C. Zoe, who described the incident as 'the worst thing that could ever happen to a parent' had taken a first aid course only five days previously, and was able to stay calm under the pressure. 'If I hadn't had the first aid course I wouldn't have known what to do and would probably have panicked. But then the training kicked in and I knew I needed to stay calm - I put her on the floor in the recovery position and called 999.' Describing the horrible moment the terror

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