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On-site Safety Representatives Sarah Pike and Donovan Tilk have completed the requirements for national certification as a Safety Trained Supervisor Construction (STSC). The Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP) awards this certification to individuals who meet the rigorous experience and education requirements, including passing a comprehensive examination. The examination covers the body of knowledge supervisors must have to carry-out their safety-related supervisory responsibilities and includes subjects such as hazard recognition and analysis, personal protective equipment, regulatory compliance and incident investigations.

The STSC certification is accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies. Those who earn the STSC Certification are recognized as having met demanding, peer-established competency requirements in supervision. A STSC must recertify every five years to maintain this certification.

The STSC 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 BCSP is located in Champaign, Illinois.

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Andrew DeClue, IT Assistant, recently completed the A+ Certification, which demonstrates proficiency with computer hardware and operating systems. Andrew was required to demonstrate his knowledge by passing an examination on several IT related topics, as well as installing and configuring multiple types of operating systems. The exam also addresses security, the fundamentals of cloud computing, and operational procedures.

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Eugene Besand, Corporate Safety Director for Robinson Construction, has completed all requirements for the Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP) Construction Health and Safety Technician (CHST) Certification. This highly respected certification is awarded by BCSP to individuals who meet eligibility criteria and experience in the safety, health, and environmental (SH&E) discipline, and have passed an examination.

Safety issues have become more complex and today’s safety professional must continually be better qualified. BCSP credential holders are among the most highly trained, educated, and experienced individuals in the safety field. Having achieved a BCSP certification shows that the individual has mastered the core competency required for professional safety practice. BCSP’s Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Turnbeaugh, CSP, CET, comments that “It is critical to maintain competent individuals within the SH&E industry because of the impact they have on the safety of workers and the public.” A certificant must re-certify every five years to maintain a certification.
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Hanna Moldenhauer, Employee Benefits Coordinator for Robinson Construction Company, has completed the HRcertification.com Cafeteria Plan Training & Certification Program and earned the Certified Cafeteria Plan Administrator designation.

Upon completion of the program, Moldenhauer was required to pass an examination to earn the Certified Cafeteria Plan Administrator designation, which demonstrates that she is properly trained and up to date on the complex issues involved with administration of the Section 125 Cafeteria Plan. According to HRcertification.com, Section 125 Cafeteria Plans are one of the most-used benefits offered by employers in the United States, yet they are often among the hardest to design and administer because of the numerous design and reimbursement options and the complexity of handling reimbursement requests.

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Since 1994, HRcertification.com has provided training and certification programs for HR Professionals. They provide seminars, webinars, and online training & certification programs for FMLA, ADA, COBRA, Payroll, Cafeteria Plans, Retirement Plans, and other regulatory areas with federally mandated compliance requirements. Used by thousands of companies, large and small, their courses are written by industry experts and reviewed by Instructional Designers.
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Jonathan Winston, Senior Estimator for Robinson Construction Company, has earned the Certified Estimating Professional (CEP) designation from AACE International. This prominent designation recognizes Winston’s knowledge and experience in the construction industry.

According to the AACE, a CEP is a professional with vital expertise to contribute to the economic evaluation of potential projects by supporting the development of budgets, project resource requirements, and value engineering. By applying the estimating body of knowledge, the CEP estimates costs of a determined scope in order to advise management on project funding decisions.

AACE offers independent, accredited certifications to experienced and qualified professionals. AACE certificate holders have demonstrated their knowledge and experiences by successfully passing a rigorous examination process. Winston joins an elite group of over 3,000 AACE certified professionals and is one of only 246 individuals worldwide listed in AACE’s certified directory as having the CEP designation.

About AACE International
Since 1956, AACE International has been the leading-edge professional society for project managers, cost estimators, cost engineers, schedulers, and project controls specialists. AACE is the largest organization serving the entire spectrum of project management professionals. AACE is industry independent, and has members in 80 countries. AACE International: The Authority for Total Cost Management. For additional information on AACE International, please visit www.aacei.org or contact AACE International Headquarters at +1.304.2968444.
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Robinson Construction Company is pleased to announce that Mark Taylor, Project Manager, has earned the designation of Project Management Professional (PMP) from the Project Management Institute (PMI). The PMP designation demonstrates experience, education, and competency in project management and is a globally recognized standard for the project management profession.

To be eligible for the PMP certification, Mark had to meet the PMI's education and experience requirements, agree to adhere to a code of professional conduct, and pass an examination that is designed to assess one's expertise in applying the knowledge, skills, tools, and methods that are used in project management. Mark must now follow the PMI's Continuing Certification Requirements Program to maintain his PMP status.
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Jerod Kaufman, Project Development for Robinson Construction Company, recently graduated from the Leadership South Central Kentucky (Leadership SCKY) program sponsored by the Bowling Green Area Chamber of Commerce. Seventeen qualified candidates completed the program.

Leadership SCKY develops and educates current, promising and future leaders throughout a 10-county region. The program facilitates communication and lifelong, peer-to-peer networking among leaders within the regional community to foster region-wide economic development and community progress by serving as a catalyst for problem solving and collaboration. Seventeen individuals were chosen through a competitive selection process to participate in Leadership SCKY. During the sessions, the class studied regional strengths and challenges through lectures, discussions, tours and role-playing activities. The program began in August 2013 and ended in July 2014.

Additionally, Kaufman was chosen to participate in the 2014-2015 Leadership Hopkinsville-Christian County program through the Christian County Chamber of Commerce. The mission of the Leadership Hopkinsville-Christian County program is to systematically inform, challenge and educate the participants regarding opportunities and needs within the community. Through education, the participant will foster an awareness of the dynamics of the social and economic challenges facing our community and help to create a dialogue and rapport amongst the participants and existing community leaders.

Participation in Leadership Hopkinsville-Christian County is a competitive process open to people living or working in Christian County. It is an honor to be chosen for Leadership and program graduates are expected to remain involved in Hopkinsville-Christian County for at least the near future.

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Safety Director Eugene Besand and On-site Safety Representative Michael Remley have completed the requirements for national certification as a Safety Trained Supervisor (STS). The Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP) awards this certification to individuals who meet the rigorous experience and education requirements, including passing a comprehensive examination. The examination covers the body of knowledge supervisors must have to carry-out their safety-related supervisory responsibilities and includes subjects such as hazard recognition and analysis, personal protective equipment, regulatory compliance and incident investigations.

The STS certification is accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies. Those who earn the STS Certification are recognized as having met demanding, peer-established competency requirements in supervision. A STS must recertify every five years to maintain this certification.

The STS 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 BCSP is located in Champaign, Illinois.

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Five Robinson Construction Company employees recently attended the Nucor Building System Training Seminar in Terrell, Texas. Estimators Willy Oldham and Ryan Huitt, project manager Adam Wachter, and superintendents Jeff Moldenhauer and Mike Schremp attended the four day seminar where they received instruction and training on new software, steel erection, and standing seam roof installation. All five have earned the Nucor Qualified Installer designation, which qualifies them to purchase, install, and inspect products and services offered by Nucor.

Nucor Building Systems is a leading manufacturer of metal building systems for the industrial, commercial, warehouse, community, and agricultural markets. Robinson Construction Company has been a Nucor builder for more than 10 years.

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