District Council 77 – Vulcan Confined Space Classes

courseParticipants in the annual Vulcan Confined Space course, which was held at DC 77’s Atlanta training facility in May, included Local Union 57 members (L to R): Justin Rich, Ryan Sawicki, Steven Bryant, John Dempsey III and John Uptagrafft .

On February 10 and May 29, 2018, Instructors Glenn Wilson and Allen Speck held a two-day Vulcan Confined Space annual course for DC 77’s industrial painters in Birmingham, Alabama, and Atlanta, respectively. The course covers the definitions of confined space, atmospheric and other hazards of confined space, air monitoring, personal protective equipment, entrants’, attendants’ and supervisors’ responsibilities. There were also practical application components in which the members had to demonstrate how to deal with confined space hazards.

Several of DC 77’s industrial painters were in attendance for the annual Vulcan Confined Space course in February at the Local Union 57 facility in Birmingham, Alabama.