Monday, September 9, 2013

GreenEDU Trainer Spotlight: Long Island Safety Training

Amityville, NY- Long Island Safety Training is a New York-based training center that provides EPA Lead Certification and OSHA training. At GreenEDU, we are excited to work with such a well-rounded, accredited company. Each instructor at Long Island Safety Training has had many years of experience in the field and bring their own perspective and expertise when teaching. They are knowledgable and flexible, able to train larger groups on-site and in English or Spanish if needed. They custom tailor their training programs to meet the unique needs of their students and are proud to support their clients and community by continuously providing expert training.

Students have had only positive remarks about their training programs. Tony C. raved that, "The instructor, Lonny was completely thorough and methodical in his approach. He never rushed anything. I would hope to be lucky enough to have him again."

Timothy E. stated, "Lonny Davis made the class interesting and the time pass quickly by explaining the parts of modules without making them difficult. I would definitely take an additional certification classes especially if Lonny is going to be the instructor." Their authorized instructors strive to help their students to gain insight into EPA and OSHA requirements, allowing for safer, more productive work environments.

Long Island Safety Training currently has multiple upcoming courses with GreenEDU including an EPA Lead Renovators Certification Initial training course as well as an OSHA 10-Hour training course.

Anyone who performs lead 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.The Lead Renovator Certification Initial course is 8 hours in length and includes both EPA-approved lead safety training and certification. Any contractor performing work on pre-1978 homes or child-occupied facilities must employ at least one Certified Renovator who has successfully completed this training. Companies must also be registered as a Lead Safe Certified Firm with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

Additionally, Long Island Safety Training has an upcoming OSHA 10-Hour Construction Industry training course. The OSHA 10-Hour Construction Industry Health & Safety course teaches OSHA regulations and standards as they apply to the construction industry. The course covers practices of identifying, reducing, eliminating and reporting on-site hazards. It also teaches safety awareness and assists workers in recognizing and reducing risks in the workplace. This course is intended to provide an entry level construction worker general awareness on recognizing and preventing hazards on a construction site.

About Long Island Safety Training
Long Island Safety Training instructs classes that provide an initial and basic overview of key OSHA Construction Industry Standards for workers and novice safety professionals, along with EPA Lead Renovators certification trainings for renovation firms. Their educational safety programs are flexible, allowing them to individually tailor their trainings to suit any organization's industry related, site-specific safety needs. They have on-staff, knowledgeable instructors that have years of experience in the industry, and They also offer classes in both English and Spanish.

For more information and course registration, please visit