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Electricians Tradesmen Licence Renewal Class

This three-hour course covers new definitions, code changes, general requirements, impact on the job, general use and special equipment. Electricians obtaining or renewing licenses are now required by the Virginia Board of Contractors to complete this continuing education training as part of the licensing process.


Plumbers Tradesmen License Renewal Class

Class Day/Date(s): Thursday, May 24, 2018

This three-hour course for plumbers covers new definitions, code changes, general requirements, impact on the job, general use and special equipment. Journeymen and Master Plumbers obtaining or renewing licenses are now required by the Virginia Board of Contractors to complete this continuing education as part of the licensing process.


Gas Fitters Tradesmen License Renewal Class

The one hour class for Gas Fitters is intended for Journeymen and Master Gas Fitters, Liquefied Petroleum Gas Fitters, and Natural Gas Fitters. Gas Fitters obtaining or renewing licenses are now required by the Virginia Board of Contractors to complete continuing education as part of the licensing process. The course covers new definitions, code changes, general requirements, impact on the job, general use and special equipment.


HVAC Tradesmen License Renewal Class

This three-hour course covers new definitions, code changes, general requirements, impact on the job, general use and special equipment. HVAC mechanics obtaining or renewing licenses are now required by the Virginia Board of Contractors to complete this continuing education training as part of the licensing process.

Additional Information

For more details of about the requirements for continuing education go to the Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation.


OSHA 10 General

The OSHA 10 Hour training course for general industry is intended to provide students with an overview of the basic health and safety hazards present in the workplace. The OSHA 10 hour general industry training course also provides students with an overview of how the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) operates. There are no prerequisites required to take the 10-hour general industry course


OSHA 30 General

The Online OSHA 30-hour General Industry Course offered on our website is the training course you need if you work in most types of manufacturing (durable and non-durable goods, food, pharmaceutical . . .) facilities, logistics and warehousing operations, medical or dental fields, oil and gas production, chemical plants, biotech, and in most service industries. And trainees completing our online OSHA 30-hour general industry course receive the same exact OSHA wallet card that is issued for the live OSHA 30-hour general industry training class! There are no prerequisites required to take the online OSHA 30-hour general industry training course


OSHA 10 Construction

OSHA 10 hour construction training course is intended to provide construction workers with a basic knowledge of the most common safety and health hazards found on many construction sites. The OSHA 10 hour construction training course also provides students with an overview of how the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) operates. There are no prerequisites required to take the 10-hour construction course.


OSHA 30 Construction

The OSHA 30 hour training course for construction standards is designed to help foremen, supervisors, superintendents, competent persons, safety staff, safety committee members, and others with responsibility for workplace safety get up to speed on the basic OSHA health and safety regulations affecting construction workplaces. The OSHA 30 hour construction training course also provides students with an overview of how the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) functions. There are no prerequisites required to take the OSHA 30-hour construction course.  The OSHA 30 hour construction training course is available in two formats; employer sponsored on-site classes, and online.


Forklift Training

This certification training course applies to anyone who will operate a sit-down Powered Industrial Truck (commonly known as forklifts). This course will cover all training information required by OSHA. Upon successful completion of the course and testing, the candidate will receive a training manual and wallet size permit valid in Virginia.


Introduction to Drones

Are you interested in the wide world of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), better known as Drones, but have no idea where to start? Then this is the class for you! Introduction to Drones will take you through the basics from FAA regulations to hands on readiness. You will leave this class with hands on experience through various flying exercises and course races. *Must be 16 years old

 

Course offerings, dates and times, and locations are subject to change without notice. For up-to-date information, please call the Workforce Solutions office (434) – 797 – 8573 or visit us online at Danville.edu. Financial Aid funds, Grants, Scholarships are limited, and availability of the reduced tuitions costs are contingent upon the allocation and availability of state funds for the program. For information on our cancellation and refund policies, visit our cancellation and refund policies page.