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Blue Ridge Community College
Flat Rock, NC
April 10-12, 2018

Registration: April 10, 2018 at 12:00 pm

 

REGISTER HERE

 

The 2018 EHSI Safety Leadership Conference will be an excellent opportunity for Campus Safety Directors, Maintenance Supervisors and Senior Maintenance Personnel to learn more about best practices in the Health and Safety Field. We have arranged for speakers to present on a wide variety of topics this year and know that there will be subjects that are interesting to all who attend.

 

danger high voltageAgenda highlights include:

  • OSHA Ladder Standard Updates presented by NC OSHA
  • Fire evacuation drill strategies for Community Colleges
  • Table Top exercise for Emergency Response Demonstration
  • ARC Flash and PPE
  • Health and Safety for community colleges policy implementation
  • Safety Leadership
     

For our after hours activity this year, we will be taking a short trip to Henderson County's own Sierra Nevada Brewery on April 11th. We will take part in a tour of the facility conducted by their Health and Safety Manager followed by dinner in the Taproom. There is no cost for the tour but dinner, drinks, and gratuity will be the responsibility of each individual.

  Seats may be reserved online with this form.

Registration begins at noon on April 10 in the Blue Ridge Conference Hall,
TEDC, at Blue Ridge Community College
.

 

Henderson County courthouseHotel Information: 

We have blocked rooms in the following Hendersonville Hotels for Tuesday and Wednesday nights: 

  • Holiday Inn Express and Suites reservations may be made by calling (828) 698-8899. King or Queen rooms are blocked at the rate of $111.75 (includes tax). Block expires on 4/1/18 when unreserved rooms will be released. Individuals are responsible for all charges and cancellation is 24 hours prior to arrival to avoid any charges. Check in is 3pm and check out 11am. Full hot complimentary breakfast. Mention EHSI when you call.

Holiday Inn Express Website

  • Mountain Inn and Suites reservations may be made by calling (828) 692-7772. King suites are blocked at the rate of $121.81/night  (includes tax). Queen rooms are blocked at the rate of $110.63/night (includes tax). Block expires on 3/28/18 when unreserved rooms will be released. Individuals are responsible for all charges and cancellation is 24 hours prior to arrive to avoid charges. Check in is 3pm and check out 11pm. Hot complimentary breakfast. Mention EHSI when you call.

Mountain Inn and Suites Website

 

Directions & Map to Blue Ridge Community College

Blue Ridge Community College Address:

180 West Campus Drive
Flat Rock, NC  28731-4774
Phone: (828) 694-1700
 

Technology Education and Development Center Address:

49 East Campus Drive
Flat Rock, NC

DIRECTIONS to Blue Ridge Conference Hall

Blue Ridge Community College Henderson County Campus Map:

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DIRECTIONS & MAP to Blue Ridge Conference Hall

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If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Anne Smith at (828) 694-1767 or email her at ehsi@blueridge.edu.

 

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The mission of the Environmental Health and Safety Institute is to assist the NC community colleges in their pursuit of safe and healthy workplaces. EHSI currently provides safety training, inspections and air quality testing.

 

For more information:

Contact Us

Anne Smith
(828) 694-1767
ehsi@blueridge.edu