Local & Industry Events

The CGA local and industry event calendar includes local damage prevention events as well as industry events being held throughout the country.  These events and promotional opportunities are submitted by CGA members or member organizations.  Search by state to view upcoming events near you!

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March 28, 2017

Dig Safely New York's Western NY Region Excavator Safety Seminar

Overview:
For the 11th consecutive year, Dig Safely New York, Inc. will again be hosting the 2017 Excavator Safety Seminars. These are FREE premier underground prevention training sessions. We at Dig Safely New York remain committed to offering impactful, compelling educational sessions that can bring you new insights on how to approach safety related to underground facilities. For more information, visit http://www.digsafelynewyork.com/excavator-safety-seminars.
Location:
5820 South Park Ave
The Events Center on the Fairgrounds
Hamburg, NY 14075
United States
Schedule:
Seminar Agenda 7:15 a.m. – 7:45 a.m.                       Registration 8:00 a.m. – 8:10 a.m.                     Introductions 8:10 a.m. – 9:10 a.m.                      Dig Safely New York, Inc. Presentation 9:10 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.                   Utility Awareness (Utility Sponsors) 10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.                  Break 10:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.                   Keynote Speaker: Brad Gardner - Helping Hand Safety Presentation 11:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.                  Morning Recap 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.                  Lunch 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.                   Excavator Jeopardy 2:00 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.                    Closing and Raffle
Contact:
Aimee Milks Marketing/Public Relations Manager Dig Safely New York, Inc. ammilks@digsafelynewyork.com 315-437-7394
March 28, 2017

Locator Program

Overview:
The program objectives explain the definitions and terminology used in the PA Act 287 of 1974, as amended, a description of a correct notification, an explanation of marking underground lines with the American Public Works Association (APWA) color code standards, and an illustration of how to respond through the Karl Automated Response to Locates (KARL) system. The program is approved under the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (PA DEP) water and wastewater operators-training program for 3 contact hours. Those attendees who are licensed water and wastewater operators and are in their 3-year license cycle are eligible for continuing education contact hours. Program designed for member facility owners, locators and municipalities.   
Location:
Sheraton Bucks County
400 Oxford Valley Rd.
Langhorne, PA 19047
United States
Schedule:
Event is from 08:30 to 11:30AM. Please feel free to check in as early as 8:00 AM. Lunch will be served at 12:00 PM.
Contact:
Telephone:  412-464-7136 Email:  contact@pa1call.org Website:  www.paonecall.org/EVENTS #PA811Events 
March 29, 2017

Dig Safely New York's UCC Region Excavator Safety Seminar

Overview:
For the 11th consecutive year, Dig Safely New York, Inc. will again be hosting the 2017 Excavator Safety Seminars. These are FREE premier underground prevention training sessions. We at Dig Safely New York remain committed to offering impactful, compelling educational sessions that can bring you new insights on how to approach safety related to underground facilities. For more information, visit http://www.digsafelynewyork.com/excavator-safety-seminars.
Location:
748 Phillips Rd
Pinnacle Athletic Campus
Victor, NY 14564
United States
Schedule:
Seminar Agenda 7:15 a.m. – 7:45 a.m.                       Registration 8:00 a.m. – 8:10 a.m.                     Introductions 8:10 a.m. – 9:10 a.m.                      Dig Safely New York, Inc. Presentation 9:10 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.                   Utility Awareness (Utility Sponsors) 10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.                  Break 10:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.                   Keynote Speaker: Brad Gardner - Helping Hand Safety Presentation 11:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.                  Morning Recap 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.                  Lunch 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.                   Excavator Jeopardy 2:00 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.                    Closing and Raffle
Contact:
Aimee Milks Marketing/Public Relations Manager Dig Safely New York, Inc. ammilks@digsafelynewyork.com 315-437-7394
March 29, 2017

Locator Program

Overview:
The program objectives explain the definitions and terminology used in the PA Act 287 of 1974, as amended, a description of a correct notification, an explanation of marking underground lines with the American Public Works Association (APWA) color code standards, and an illustration of how to respond through the Karl Automated Response to Locates (KARL) system. The program is approved under the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (PA DEP) water and wastewater operators-training program for 3 contact hours. Those attendees who are licensed water and wastewater operators and are in their 3-year license cycle are eligible for continuing education contact hours. Program designed for member facility owners, locators and municipalities.   
Location:
IBEW Abel Hall
200 Gibson St.
Steelton, PA 17113
United States
Schedule:
Event is from 08:30 to 11:30AM. Please feel free to check in as early as 8:00 AM. Lunch will be served at 12:00 PM.
Contact:
Telephone:  412-464-7136 Email:  contact@pa1call.org Website:  www.paonecall.org/EVENTS #PA811Events 
March 30, 2017

Dig Safely New York's Southern Tier Region Excavator Safety Seminar

Overview:
For the 11th consecutive year, Dig Safely New York, Inc. will again be hosting the 2017 Excavator Safety Seminars. These are FREE premier underground prevention training sessions. We at Dig Safely New York remain committed to offering impactful, compelling educational sessions that can bring you new insights on how to approach safety related to underground facilities. For more information, visit http://www.digsafelynewyork.com/excavator-safety-seminars.
Location:
Boat Launch Rd
Watkins Glen Community Center
Watkins Glen, NY 14891
United States
Schedule:
Seminar Agenda 7:15 a.m. – 7:45 a.m.                       Registration 8:00 a.m. – 8:10 a.m.                     Introductions 8:10 a.m. – 9:10 a.m.                      Dig Safely New York, Inc. Presentation 9:10 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.                   Utility Awareness (Utility Sponsors) 10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.                  Break 10:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.                   Keynote Speaker: Brad Gardner - Helping Hand Safety Presentation 11:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.                  Morning Recap 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.                  Lunch 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.                   Excavator Jeopardy 2:00 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.                    Closing and Raffle
Contact:
Aimee Milks Marketing/Public Relations Manager Dig Safely New York, Inc. ammilks@digsafelynewyork.com 315-437-7394