Instructors

cite2small-400CITE’s primary instructor, Greg Hoole, started his safety career 1986 working for various construction equipment sales and rental companies. During his career he was involved in business management, accident prevention, investigation & risk management. Greg has 15 years of equipment instructor experience and has been a professional equipment instructor for the last eight years and a First Aid instructor for the last 6. Greg holds an OSHA Safety and Health Specialist certificate for the construction industry and holds a number of OSHA certificates listed below.

  • OSHA 10 & 30 Hour Construction Industry Outreach Instructor
  • OSHA Safety and Health Specialist
  • 2264 Confined Space Certificate
  • 3110 Fall Arrest Systems Certificate
  • 510 Construction Industry Standards
  • 511 General Industry Standards
  • 521 Industrial Hygiene Standards
  • 2225 Respiratory Protection

Professional instructor certificates include:

  • Ives Mobile Equipment certified master instructor for Forklift, Aerial Work Platforms, Boom Manlift & Scissor Lift
  • American Heart Association First Aid, CPR & AED instructor
  • OSHA Outreach Instructor
  • OSHA Construction Industry Specialist
  • OSHA General Industry Specialist

Greg is a member of The American Society of Safety Engineers ASSE and the International Society For Fall Protection

 


 

 

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CITE's lead equipment instructor, Mike Copsey, started his safety career in the early 80's. Over the last 12 years Mike was a primary safety equipment instructor for Star Rentals of Portland. Mike possesses a strong equipment back ground with a great ability to recognize existing and potential job site hazards. Mike holds various equipment safety and instructor certificates including:

  • Powered Industrial Truck Safety Instructor
  • Class 1, 4 & 5 Forklift Instructor
  • Class 3 Forklift Instructor
  • Class 7 Forklift Instructor
  • Aerial Boomlift Instructor
  • Aerial Scissor Lift Instructor
  • AWP Instructor