Alaska 16 Hour Package #1


This package contains two 8-hour courses and fulfills all state requirements.

  • Staying Alive: Construction Safety
  • Drones in Construction and Successful Site Design
  • Free Video on How to Market Your Company on Social Media!


Package Contents

Staying Alive: Construction Safety

Course Description

This video training course outlines the most important work-related hazards found on a construction site. Instructor Steve St. Laurent provides years of experience in the safety field, sharing his knowledge in a fun and entertaining way. This course explores typical hazards found on the site, the reasons behind careless behavior, and the ramifications of poor training and lack of safety programs. The goal is to provide “safety nuggets” that will inspire viewers to practice safety first, in a way that will prevent injuries at work and at home.


  • Top Five Hazards in Residential Construction
  • The Traps We Choose
  • Three Reasons We Commit Unsafe Acts
  • Background of OSHA
  • Outreach
  • Initiative Enforcement
  • General Duty Clause

Personal Protective Equipment

  • Types
  • Employer Responsibilities
  • Head Protection
  • Face and Eye Protection
  • Hearing Protection
  • Tool Guarding
  • Foot Protection
  • Hand Protection
  • Body Protection
  • Hierarchy of Controls

10 Best Practices

  • Tool-Box Talks
  • Reporting
  • Communication
  • Inspections
  • Mind Set
  • Respect

Fall Protection

  • Typcial Fall Protection Systems
  • Guardrails
  • Safety Nets
  • Floor Holes
  • Wall Openings Stairs, Ramps, Runways, and Walkways
  • Personal Fall Arrest Systems


  • Steve’s 8 Rules
  • Step Ladders
  • Working on Ladders
  • Power Lines
  • Damaged Ladders
  • Training


  • Risk
  • Overhead Power Lines
  • Exposure
  • Lock Out/Tag Out
  • GFCIs
  • How Does Electricity Hurt You?
  • Prevention


  • Common Unsafe Conditions
  • Competent Person
  • Construction
  • Planking/Platforms
  • Guardrails
  • Types of Scaffolds

Hazard Communication

  • HazCom Program
  • Global Harmonization System
  • Pictograms
  • Labels
  • Signal Words
  • Secondary Containers

Tool Safety

  • Hand Tool Hazards
  • PPE
  • Power Tool Hazards
  • Electric Cords
  • Guarding
  • Pneumatic Tools
  • Liquid Fuel Tools
  • Powder Actuated Tools

Materials Handling

  • Potential Hazards
  • Safety Measures
  • Powered Industrial Truck Safety
  • Training and Education
  • Resources

Drones in Construction
and Successful Site Design

8HR Online CE

Course Description

Drones are the new tool companies are raving about for their marketing and personal use. There are many potential uses for drones in the construction industry, but there are rules and regulations set in place that currently don’t allow them. So why should you care? Stay up to date with technology and ahead of the competition. This course is designed to familiarize business owners with the practical use of drone technology.

While land developers are seeking to maximize their land use and minimize their development costs, governmental regulations are applying pressures on budgets that can kill a project.  Architects are being relied upon to steer site decisions and engineering professionals in order to produce cost-effective and functional designs that meet the myriad of growing municipal requirements. The following topics will be discussed:

After completing this course, participants will be able to:

  • Become knowledgeable about available technology and proper use of drones.
  • Learn the basics of aerial survey and mapping.
  • Explain the FAA application process for an FAA 333 Exemption.
  • Understand the process of securing the appropriate information that will help to develop a scope, schedule, and budget.
  • Be able to develop a building program, including site selection, utilization, and wayfinding.


Overview (20 Minutes)

1. Introduction

2. Types

3. Overhead Imagery

Types of Drones (25 Minutes)

1. Large Platform

2. Most Popular

3. First Person View

4. Considerations

Federal Rules and Regulations (15 Minutes)

1. Drone Act

2. FAA 333 Exemption

3. Minimum Requirements

4. FAA Recommendations

Costs (20 Minutes)

1. More FAA Recommendations

2. How Drones can Help

3. Realistic Costs of Drones

Industry Uses (20 Minutes)

1. Agriculture

2. Utility

3. GIS

4.  Construction

5. Excavation

6. Pros and Cons

Surveying and Mapping (25 Minutes)

1. New Technology

2. Real Estate

3. Architects

4. Construction

5. Surveying

6. Placement of Materials

7. Site Access

Measuring and Scanning (15 Minutes)

1. Measuring Stockpiles

2. Roof Inspections

3. Thermal/Infra-red

Marketing and Advertising (15 Minutes)

1. Real Estate

2. Resort and Hotel

3. Banners

4. Brand Awareness

Security (25 Minutes)

1. FCC Rules on Jamming

2. Airport and Port Security

3. Event Protection

4. Prisons

5. Infrastructure

6. Heat/Thermal/Infra-Red


Securing Information – 20 minutes

1.  Pre-Design: Scope, Terms, Responsibilities, Permits

2.  Securing Information: Services, Surveys, Contaminants, Authorities, Fees

Programming and Site Evaluation – 20 minutes

1.  Programming: Basics

2.  Site Evaluation: Utilities, Site Constraints

Site Selection, Utilization and Wayfinding – 20 minutes

1.  Site Selection: Restrictions, Storm Water, Landscaping, Parking

2. Wayfinding

Laying Out the Design – 20 minutes

1.  Layout: Fire Lanes, Traffic, Space Considerations

2.  Examples

Site Standards – 20 minutes

1.  Accessibility

2.  Site Lighting

3.  HVAC

4.  Grading

5.  Pavement

6.  LEED

Utility Coordination – 20 minutes

1.  Water Service

2.  Sanitary

3.  Storm Water Management

4.  Franchise Utilities

5.  Examples

Preparing a Site Plan – 45 minutes

1.  Video

Documents and Contract Administration – 20 minutes

1.  Documentation: Drawings, Lighting, Paving, Utilities, Landscaping, GPS

2.  Construction Administration

3.  Conclusion

Chapter Quiz

Course instructors will be available by email or telephone between 8am and 5pm Eastern Standard Time. They will assist you with questions regarding course content.

If you have any questions, please call us at 1-800-727-7104 or send an email to Email responses will usually be returned promptly, but guaranteed within one business day.

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