March 2023 Newsletter

Member's Corner:

New Members

Member Anniversaries

Members In Action - A.J. Johns

OSHA Workplace Safety Reminder

Upcoming Events:

Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp Spring Social

Workers' Memorial Day Observance Ceremony

Learning Management System (LMS)

SafeTapp App - Mobile LMS

Class Spotlight:

Intermediate Maintenance of Traffic

Upcoming classes/schedule

2023 Memberships & Benefits

Website Updates

Featured Members:

Indianhead Biomass

RainTree Graphics

St. Johns County Chamber of Commerce

Vortex Companies

Members' Corner

Please welcome our newest members:

Indianhead Biomass

RainTree Graphics

St. Johns County Chamber of Commerce

Vortex Companies

Member Anniversaries

Please join us in congratulating our members on their anniversaries with NEFSC. Thanks to your support, we can continue our mission of serving our communities with educational initiatives in the environmental, health and transportation safety areas. 

49 Years

Haskell Co.

28 Years

ABC Cutting Contractor

25 Years

Adkins Electric

24 Years

Northrop Grumman Corporation

22 Years

Kone Cranes

20 Years

Florida Public Utilities Company

20 Years

Beaches Christian Services Corps.

19 Years

Danis Constuction

14 Years

ThermaServe, Inc

7 Years

D. Armstrong Contracting

4 Years

1 Roof LLC

1 Year

AG Stone

1 Year

fleetwash Inc. DBA Krystal Klean

1 Year

Cenntro Auto

Members in Action

A.J. Johns Inc. to receive the WILLIAM H. FEATHER SAFETY AWARD presented by National Utility Contractors Association (NUCA).

Las Vegas, NV (March 13th, 2023) 

A.J. Johns, Inc, will receive the NUCA Nationals highest Safety Award. The William H. Feather Award for Safety Performance in 2022. Only five companies nationwide are selected to receive this award. This prestigious award was created to honor the contributions of the founding Chairman of NUCA’s Safety Committee, William H. Feather, and to recognize excellent safety commitments demonstrated by other NUCA members.

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January 26, 2023, Department of Labor announces enforcement guidance changes to save lives, target employers who put profit over safety

View this OSHA National News Release

Upcoming Events:

Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp Spring Social

Friday, April 5th, 2023

Pitch Safety, Eliminate Errors, & Catch Compliance with The NEFSC!

First Pitch is at 7:05pm, Doors open at 6:00pm.

Location : 121 Financial Ballpark

301 A Philip Randolph Blvd. Jacksonville, FL 32202

Seats will be in the VyStar Credit Union Shrimp Net section

that overlooks the right-field line.

The area is covered and provides the most scenic view of 121 Financial Ballpark.

All-You-Can-Eat Buffet (6:00-7:30pm)

Picnic Buffet includes: Hamburgers, Hot Dogs, Potato Chips,

Fresh Baked Cookies, Soda and Water

Network with other Industry Professionals!

Grow your business not only through retained earnings

but also through our member networking events!

Purchase Tickets

Workers' Memorial Day Observance Ceremony

Friday, April 28th 2023, 10:00am-11:30am 

The Northeast Florida Safety Council honors the workers who have lost their lives on the job. We acknowledge the suffering experienced by their families and the community. It is the NEFSC’s pledge to help keep the workforce safe while on duty.



1725 Art Museum Dr. Jacksonville, Fl 32207


04/28/23 10:00am - 04/28/23 11:30am US/Eastern
Join us on this national day of remembrance, as we honor these workers and all others who have lost their lives on the job.
I'll Be There!

Learning Management System (LMS)

Effective January 1st, 2023, we have implemented

a new learning management system (LMS).

This new LMS will change the way you schedule your classes!

Key LMS features:

  • Personal Safety Management Portal
  • Set up required class list for employees
  • View progress of completion
  • Keep track of employees assets, certificates, & documents
  • Notification of expiring certificates
  • Request Instructor-led Classes
  • 1000+ Online Classes

The LMS supports you in distributing and recording training materials, has an exam engine, course and orientation builder, an eCommerce store with over 1,000 courses!

You must create an account to register for training classes.

Existing Members will receive an activation code.

Non-Members use code: 101060212

For registration assistance please call or email:

904.399.3119 x147 or 904-314-7531

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SafeTapp App - Mobile LMS

With SafeTapp, you can log into your account using your BIStrainer username and password and download all your training certificates. Once downloaded to the app, your certificates will be available to you offline. SafeTapp also provides the ability to upload historical training records, including copies of your certificates, directly into your account using your mobile device so that these training records will sync with your BIStrainer account.

Class Spotlight:


Fall Protection Competent Person Training

March 8th-10th, 2023

EM 385-1-1 is the Engineer’s Manual released by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. The manual outlines the health and safety standards you must follow when working on military projects.


Our 24-Hour EM 385-1-1 training course instructs you on how to ensure the safest construction site possible. You will learn how to:


Make Site Health and Safety Officers (SSHOs) aware of unsafe worksite conditions Properly prepare site-specific Accident Prevention Plans (APP) Prepare Activity Hazard Analysis (AHA) forms. You will also understand how to conduct site personnel training, create incident response reports, perform jobsite auditing, and initiate hazard communication.


Who Should Take 24-Hour EM 385-1-1 Training? This training was designed for employees and contractors, such as managers, supervisors and team leads, who are working on military projects and need to comply with EM 385-1-1 regulations.


March 2023 Class Schedule

March 6, 2023

American Red Cross - Adult First Aid/CPR/AED/Bloodborne Pathogen


March 7, 2023

Intermediate Maintenance of Traffic Refresher


March 8, 2023

EM-385 Fall Protection Competent Person Training


March 10, 2023

Rigger and Signal Person Training - Qualified


March 13, 2023

NEFSC First Aid/CPR/AED/Bloodborne Pathogen



March 14, 2023

DOT Transportation & Handling of Hazardous Materials HM126


March 15, 2023

Advanced Maintenance of Traffic

March 16, 2023

DOT Transportation & Handling of Hazardous Materials HM126


March 21, 2023

JEA Safety Orientation


March 21, 2023

NCCER - Construction Site Safety Orientation (CSSO)

Classroom Calendar

2023 Memberships & Benefits

New membership structure is effective as of January 1st, 2023.

Existing Premier members will be recognized as Pro members.

(Premier member's benefits will not change until time of renewal 2023)

Existing Partner Members will be recognized as Elite Members.

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For any questions regarding membership contact Megan Ehlers.


Phone: 904.399.3119 ex 147

Cell: 904.314.7531

Website Updates

We recently have updated our website.

Class Spotlight, you now will be able to see the spotlighted class on the home page.

Featured Members will now be displayed on the bottom of the home page.

A calendar tab has been added to our main menu under EHS and our home page. You will be able to view and schedule any of the available public classes.

Request classes that are not yet scheduled through the class calendar. This feature will give the user more control over scheduling classes and will keep track of your training certificates. This can be found on the calendar or the safety training services page.

Membership tiers have been updated and can be now be paid online. A subscription feature has also been added, you can now set up reoccurring membership payments.

An Events page has been added to the main menu. Now you can stay up to date with our upcoming events.

Contact Our EHS Team under the "Contact Us" tab we have added our direct team member's contact information.

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Indianhead Biomass

Biomedical Engineers

2020 County Road 214, Saint Augustine, FL 32084

(904) 342-5511


RainTree Graphics

We have more than 30 years of experience in offset and digital printing, and now you can get large format printing from the same company you count on for quick turns and superior print quality! Contact us for a quote or just to learn about the endless possibilities our offset, digital and large format printing

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St. Johns County Chamber of Commerce

The St. Johns County Chamber of Commerce is the premier business organization in St. Johns County, and we welcome businesses to join us. Our organization is comprised of 1100 members from many different industries and sizes, from manufacturing, real estate, hospitality, and professional services to one-person outfits. Our unified strength allows us to be the leading voice for business.

The St. Johns County Chamber of Commerce delivers continuous value-added service to our members and the community, resulting in a business environment where existing businesses have the opportunity to prosper, and new businesses find it attractive to locate in St. Johns County.

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Vortex Companies

We’re thinking big about how we can help you overcome your water and wastewater infrastructure problems.

Through this single focus, our goal is to deliver products, services, and industry-leading solutions to solve infrastructure problems in a big way — cost-effectively and permanently.

We offer a platform of technologies that enable our customers to think big about tomorrow’s water and sewer infrastructure needs. We have built a highly skilled team of technical sales, operations, engineers, and field personnel to partner with our customers and to ensure well-executed, successful projects.

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