Monday, August 26, 2013

GreenEDU Trainer Spotlight: Crosswall Training

Crosswall Training is an EPA Lead RRP Training provider that offers courses nationwide. All of their instructors are certified, successful contractors who have built, worked, and managed companies. They help their students integrate safe work practices into their professional lives and seek to truly educate their students on the hazards they may face. Students do not simply become certified, but also become well informed, effective workers who fully understand the renovations they are performing. Crosswall Training provides hands-on training to give students a real sense of what working with hazards is like and are open to answering any questions students may have about the field.

With more than two decades of experience in the construction and disaster restoration industry, Steve Hoff is intimately familiar with the challenges confronting contractors every day. He has guided his companies through start-up, rapid regional and national expansion and their eventual sale. Steve is known for has real-world, "boots-on-the-ground" teaching, consulting and management style of straight forward, easily implemented solutions that cut through the fear, hype and emotions surrounding starting, growing and managing your business in today's economic climate.

GreenEDU students have given Steve Hoff 100% positive feedback. GreenEDU student Guy L stated, "I appreciated the real world examples that Steve used in his presentation. Also, the material was taught so that I could remember the important aspects of lead paint remodeling." And Jed. P described him as "very informative, and knowlegdable. Steve was able to help with pointers for my application in apartments." James E. stated, "Steve was very informative and made the class very interesting. I was impressed."

Crosswall Training currently has 10 upcoming courses with GreenEDU in several locations. They offer EPA Lead Renovators Certification Initial training.

Anyone who performs renovations, repairs, or painting in pre-1978 housing or child-occupied facilities must be EPA Lead Safe Certified. Individuals and firms that are not certified could face fines of up to $37,500 per day. Crosswall Training offers this course in a variety of locations on multiple dates. They offer EPA Lead Renovators Certification Initial training in:

  • Burlingame, CA
  • Spokane Valley, WA
  • SeaTac, WA
  • Portland, OR
  • Nashville, TN
  • Lakewood, CO

This course is required by the EPA for anyone performing work with lead in pre-1978 homes or facilities. The Lead Renovator Certification Initial course is 8 hours in length and includes both EPA-approved lead safety training and certification. Any contractor performing qualifying work must employ at least one Certified Renovator who has successfully completed this training, in addition to being registered as a Lead Safe Certified Firm with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The course concludes with a 25 question EPA-certification exam.

About Crosswall Training

At Crosswall Training, we are passionate about helping our clients' businesses grow and about providing the best training possible. We offer Lead Renovator training in 8 different states throughout the United States, and all of our instructors are successful contractors who have built and managed successful, multimillion dollar companies. As a company rich with professional expertise, we are confident that no other training organization builds the level of marketing and management mastery into the Lead Renovators class as we do.

To register for a course with Crosswall Training, visit their page