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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September 5, 2017

Excavator Program

Overview:
Learn about excavator responsibilities under PA Act 287, as amended. 
Location:
VFW Bloomsburg
1258 Millville Road
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
United States
Schedule:
The program is from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM. Check in starts at 7:00 AM. Breakfast served from 7:00 AM to 8:00 AM.
Contact:
Telephone:  412-464-7136 Email:  contact@pa1call.org   Website:  www.paonecall.org/EVENTS   #PA811Events 
September 14, 2017

2017 Southwestern PA Safety Day

Overview:
The conference provides a forum for Pennsylvania stakeholders to learn about safe digging. The conference begins at 7:00 am and ends around 2:00 pm with a keynote presentation before lunch. There are numerous educational sessions throughout the day promoting the protection of critical underground infrastructures. Presentations and demonstrations on safe digging procedures will be offered concurrent to the sessions. Water and Wastewater operators can earn up to two (2) DEP credits. Pennsylvania 811 and its sponsors will provide a complimentary lunch for attendees. Audience: excavators, designers, project owners, facility owners, locators, public officials, emergency responders, and other excavation professionals.
Location:
Monroeville Convention Center
209 Mall Blvd
Monroeville, PA 15146
United States
September 14, 2017

2017 Southwestern PA Safety Day Conference & Exposition

Overview:
The conference provides a forum for Pennsylvania stakeholders to learn about safe digging. There are numerous educational sessions throughout the day promoting the protection of critical underground infrastructures. Presentations and demonstrations on safe digging procedures will be offered concurrent to the sessions. Water and wastewater operators can earn up to two (2) DEP credits. Pennsylvania 811 and its sponsors will provide a complimentary lunch for all attendees. Audience: excavators, designers, project owners, facility owners, locators, public officials, emergency responders, and other excavation professionals. 
Location:
Monroeville Convention Center
209 Mall Blvd.
Monroeville, PA 15146
United States
Schedule:
The conference begins at 7:00 am and ends around 2:00 pm with a keynote presentation before lunch.
Contact:
Telephone:  412-464-7136 Email:  contact@pa1call.org Website:  www.paonecall.org/EVENTS #PASafetyDay17 
October 3, 2017

Excavator Program

Overview:
Learn about excavator responsibilities under PA Act 287, as amended. 
Location:
Standing Stone VFW
520 Penn Street
Huntingdon, PA 16652
United States
Schedule:
The program is from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM. Check in starts at 7:00 AM. Breakfast served from 7:00 AM to 8:00 AM.
Contact:
Telephone:  412-464-7136 Email:  contact@pa1call.org   Website:  www.paonecall.org/EVENTS   #PA811Events 
October 4, 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:
Clarion Hotel at Exton
815 N Pottstown Pike
Exton, PA 19341
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