Conference Workshop Schedule
Monday – June 19th 2023
VPP Application Workshop ($225 per Attendee w/ lunch provided) 8:00am – 4:00pm
The VPP Application Workshop® provides hands on experience in VPP application development. You will be guided through the VPP application process. Hear from industry leaders at VPP work-sites on what it takes to develop a complete and successful application. You will learn step-by-step how to put together the major components of an application and how to properly write an application by reviewing samples from applications submitted by VPP Star work-sites.
Sustaining Star Quality Workshop ($175 per Attendee w/ lunch included) 8:00am – 2:00pm
Once your site has achieved VPP Star status, where do you go from there? This workshop focuses on “continuous improvement,” providing information on what OSHA is looking for in the VPP re-approval, how other VPP work-sites are maintaining the level of commitment, how to make the most of your annual evaluation and what evaluation criteria are used to measure management leadership and commitment.
CPR/AED/First Aid Refresher Training Certification ($25 per Attendee) 12:00pm – 4:00pm
This American Heart Association CPR/AED/First Aid course covers how to recognize and treat adult emergencies prior to EMS arrival, how to determine when and how to administer basic first aid, learn to provide chest compressions and breaths, and effectively use an AED (automated external defibrillator.) The course also includes a 1:1 student-mannequin ratio allowing for personalized instruction and feedback for every student. Participants will leave with an American Heart Association 2 year certification card provided by a Cintas First Aid & Safety AHA Certified instructor. REMINDER – Deadline for CPR/AED/First Aid Class Registration is Monday June 12th.
Cornhole Tournament & Scholarship Fund with Pizza ($75 per Attendee w/ pizza dinner included) Time – TBD
Did you know as a VPPPA full site member and employee of a VPP site, you or your child, grandchild or step child is eligible to win a scholarship? 2023 Scholarship Info Link To help fund this scholarship awarded every year, there is a fundraising event held at this annual conference. Since the cornhole tournament last year was such a hit, we’re bringing it back again this year! This is also a great opportunity to meet and network with other business and safety professionals attending the conference. Pre-pay during registration or upon arrival.
Small Group Workshop Sessions Include:
Monday June 19th, 2023
Sustaining Star Quality Workshop
CPR/AED/First Aid Refresher Class
Tuesday June 20th, 2023
Speak Up, Listen Up, Follow Up: Psychological Safety In The Workplace
Walking Working Surfaces, Keeping Your Workers On Their Feet
Maneuvering Through Change
Wednesday June 21st, 2023
Upgrading Your Meetings
The Annual Self Evaluation – What is OSHA Looking For?
Revised NIOSH Lifting Equation Workshop and Updated Outcome Metrics
Static Electricity in Hazardous Areas
Fact or Fiction, Myths and Misconceptions Surrounding Flame Resistant/Arc Rated Clothing
Leaving a Safety Legacy
10 Incremental Ideas to Take Your Safety Culture to The Next Level
Increasing Employee Involvement
Thursday June 22nd, 2023
OSHA 10 Hour Class
Friday June 23rd, 2023
OSHA 10 Hour Class