Mr. Durkee has completed all requirements for certification as a Construction Health and Safety Technician (CHST).
Online PR News – 05-January-2013 – Newburyport, MA – Mr. Durkee has completed all requirements for certification as a Construction Health and Safety Technician (CHST). This highly respected certification is awarded to individuals who meet the experience and/or education requirements to include passing a four hour examination. The examination covers safety and health inspections, general safety training, safety health record keeping, hazard communication compliance, safety analysis and planning, accident investigations, program management and administration, OSHA and other inspections.
The Construction Health and Safety Technician provides an important supporting effort at the job site level to aid in the protection of workers, the public, property and the environment. The CHST functions with specifically designed and managed programs aimed at compliance with the safety principles and federal, state and local regulations. A CHST must recertify every five years to maintain this certification.
The Construction Health and Safety Technician (CHST) certification program is operated by the Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP). Established in 1969, BCSP has nationally recognized credentials in the safety, health and environment accredited professional and para-professional certifications. The Board of Certified Safety Professionals is located in Champaign, Illinois.
Durkee is currently employed by Zampell Refractories where he has been an employee for 25 years. Zampell is a merit shop service organization that is chiefly involved with the engineering and construction of refractories and insulation within the industrial sector. It is a family-owned business that was established in 1966 and continues to grow due to its core value of quality craftsmanship. Zampell has branch offices in Massachusetts (headquarters), Maine, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Florida, and Texas. For more information on the Zampell family of companies please visit their website at www.zampell.com or by phone at 1-877-ZAMPELL.