InfoComm 2023


Building Your Worker Safety Toolkit

Jun 15, 2023
Education Session
CTS: .5
CTS-I: .5
Business and Project Management Live Events
Whether you are a new worker trying to break into the live events industry, a seasoned technician with years of professional experience, or an instructor training the next generation of live event technicians, having a sturdy foundation in workplace safety and health can help further your career goals and protect you and your colleagues on the job. In this presentation, representatives from the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE) will teach you how to “Build Your Worker Safety Toolkit” by reviewing three essential trainings that all live event professionals, regardless of craft, should complete: CPR/AED Certification, Mental Health First Aid, and OSHA Outreach training.
Learning Objectives
  • Learn about three basic safety and health trainings available to all workers regardless of professional experience or skill level.
  • Understand the importance of building your safety skillset to advance your career in the live events industry.
  • Identify entertainment industry-specific resources offered through the Behind the Scenes Foundation’s Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Initiativ
Hannah D'Amico, International Education Representative - IATSE
Ben Hague

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