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LEADERSHIP AND WINTER PREPAREDNESS/SNOW AND ICE CONFERENCE: “The Basics of Snow & Ice”
September 23, 2019 @ 11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
One event on September 26, 2019 at 7:30 AM
South Suburban College is presenting a Leadership and Winter Preparedness/Snow and Ice Conference designed for public works directors, supervisors and operators as well as commercial snow removal contractors from September 23-26, 2019.
The conference will be offered in six sessions, some at SSC’s South Holland campus and others at the college’s Oak Forest Center. Cost of the workshops range from $30-$70 per person. New chloride regulations require training as part of compliance.
Included will be workshops on winter operations for operators and commercial snow plowing contractors that will cover safety, sensible salting, new chloride regulations, techniques and changes. Other workshops are designed for leaders (directors and supervisors), covering winter operations, ethics, effective communications, professional development plans, succession planning, emergency management and the future of public works.
The workshop schedule for public works operators “THE BASICS OF SNOW & ICE” is as follows:
- Monday, September 23, from 11:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m.,
- Thursday, September 26 from 7:45-11:15 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
The workshop schedule for leadership personnel “WINTER OPERATIONS AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT TRAINING” is as follows:
- Tuesday, September 24, from 7:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.,
- Wednesday, September 25 from 7:30-11:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
The Conference is sponsored in part by Baxter & Woodman Consulting Engineers and SNI Solutions. For more information, please email Nancy Burrows at NBurrows@ssc.edu.