2017 Alabama Chapter Fall PDC
- Alabama PDC
October 18, 2017
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
OHD is the manufacturer of the Quantifit® respirator fit test system, as well as U.S. Distributor for the new doseBadge5 noise dosimeter. The Quantifit® instrument measures face-to-facepiece seal of respirators (masks) worn in the workplace. Using Air as the challenge agent, the accuracy of the Quantifit® ensures that no particles or contaminates will put the mask wearer in danger. The Quantifit® is also the only fit test system approved to use the OSHA REDON protocol allowing for a full test in 3 minutes. The new DoseBadge 5 noise dosimeter combines rugged durability with the latest in personal monitoring. DoseBadge5 offers 4 customizable channels, 1 second data logging, and full remote control of the dosimeter through the dBLink App (Android & iOS). OHD also sells a line of products that measures physical functions that may be affected by the job, to make sure an employee is not in danger. These products include sound level meters, spirometers, vision screeners and post offer testing equipment.
Elk River began manufacturing Fall Protection Products nearly three decades ago with twelve products and a handful of employees producing safe and quality products. Today there are more than 1,600 line items that are shipped globally. Elk River is not just a brand product, device, gadget or gizmo. We are your fall protection partner. We listen to you, our customer, and strive to provide the highest quality products you want and need when you need them. Our R & D team is constantly researching new products and designs to improve comfort, durability and safety of our products. We are not the low cost import you purchase to save a dollar. We are what you reach for when the protection, the comfort and the safety of your team is the number one priority. Our harnesses and lanyards are made in the USA and are trusted by industry leaders worldwide. Backed by our excellent customer service department, we are equipped to discuss any specific applications you may encounter. “Elk River represents quality, tradition, and safety. For nearly 30 years, our focus has been putting our customers and their families first – never sacrificing quality in an effort to preserve margin. The combination of values, quality and expertise allows us to provide the highest level of quality and service. Elk River Means Quality * Safety * Tradition
Venue Phone: 205-719-3220
Venue Website: https://awtc.aidt.eduAddress:
About The Alabama Workforce Training Center
The Alabama Workforce Training Center provides training for the manufacturing and construction industries in the Birmingham and Central Alabama areas. Trainees are existing employees of companies who desire to advance their skills. The ultimate purpose is to provide specific skill training to the employees and to help maintain an adequately trained workforce for the manufacturing and construction industries.
This facility is approximately 56,000 square feet of shop space including several classrooms, conference rooms, and a 300 person auditorium.
The Mission of the AWTC and AIDT is to provide quality workforce development for Alabama’s new and expanding businesses, and to expand the opportunities of its citizens through the jobs these businesses create.
OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE
The AWTC is operated by AIDT in partnership with several entities including the Birmingham Business Alliance, private manufacturing and construction companies, community colleges, The Alabama Technology Network and the State Department of Education.