General Safety Courses

2 Hour Hazardous Communication Awareness (HAZCOM) / 030
4 Hour Emergency Response Awareness / 031
4 Hour General Hazard Awareness / 032
8 Hour Hazardous Waste Supervisor / 034
Confined Space Entry / 011
Energy Isolation – Lockout / Tag out / 018
Overhead Crane Safety Training / 024
Qualified Rigger / Signal Person / 027
Qualified Rigger Training / 025
Qualified Signal Person / 026
Trenching & Shoring / 060

Qualified Rigger / Signal Person / 027 -- [4/30/19 to 5/1/19]

Course Date

Tue Apr 30, 8:00 AM - Wed May 1, 5:00 PM (AKDT)

Course Location

Palmer Main Campus, 1740 N. Terrilou Ct., Palmer, AK


Qualified Rigger Training / 025 - Training addresses the standard by providing “hands on” instruction to students in the proper use of slings, straps, chokes and wire rope rigging as well as shackles, hooks and clasps. This course also covers the selection of the proper rigging gear to be used and the inspection and replacement process of all types of rigging gear and how to read load charts and the formulas used to determine the “Load Angle Factor (LAF)”, tension factors, load Center of Gravity and D/d ratios “Angle of Choke”. Utilizing a rigging chart, students will learn how to make calculations for proper rigging of a load. Basic safety considerations are also reviewed such as wind speed and weather conditions, ground conditions and fall protection required for rigging operations. The training meets the requirements based on the OSHA 1926.1400 rule.

Qualified Signal Person / 026

This signal person training course focuses on the role and responsibility that signal persons have performing proper hand signals and an understanding voice commands. Signal persons are required to have knowledge of crane operations and an understanding of how a signal affects the crane’s capability and capacity. Rigging fundamentals are also covered with an emphasis on rigging inspection and load handling. Also discussed are how factors such as wind, load and boom deflection, and swing can impact load handling and crane operations. The training meets the requirements based on the OSHA 1926.1400 rule.

Qualified Rigger/Signal Person / 027

Combination of the Qualified Rigger Training-025 and Qualified Signal Person Training-026.

Course Cost


Remote Pilot Exam Study / Part 107 -- Description

Course Date

Wed Jun 19, 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM (AKDT)

Course Location

Anchorage Extension, 3700 Centerpoint Dr. Ste. 102, Anchorage, AK

Program Description

Training includes classroom instruction to prepare the student to take the FAA aeronautical knowledge test required to obtain a Part 107 Remote Pilot Certificate. This certification is required to fly a drone for commercial purposes.


• Applicable regulations relating to small unmanned aircraft system rating privileges, limitations, and flight operation
• Airspace classification and operating requirements, and flight restrictions affecting small unmanned aircraft operation
• Aviation weather sources and effects of weather on small unmanned aircraft performance
• Small unmanned aircraft loading and performance
• Emergency procedures
• Crew resource management
• Radio communication procedures
• Determining the performance of small unmanned aircraft
• Physiological effects of drugs and alcohol
• Aeronautical decision-making and judgment
• Airport operations
• Maintenance and preflight inspection procedures

Certifications or Certificates

Graduates who successfully complete the course have the opportunity to earn the following certifications or certificates:
• K2 Dronotics Certificate of Completion
• FAA Part 107 Remote Pilot Certificate (Pending passing grade on exam. Exam must be paid for and taken with third party)

Format of Program

• 8 Hours
• Online access to instructors and material for study questions

Prerequisites for Enrollment

• 18 years of age or older

Course Cost