GOSA Operation Workshops

**ADVANCE DISCOUNT PRICING IN EFFECT NOW UNTIL OCTOBER 31, 2019**

DESIGNED FOR:  Concessionaires, Game Operators, and Midway Personnel

 

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Tentative Curriculum & Schedule

Day 1 Seminar Room One

9 a.m. Person in Charge (PIC) Food Safety Education. Certificate upon completion.Free for GOSA members. $25 for non-members.
12 noon LUNCH
1:15 p.m. TBD
2:30 ASTM Update on corrosion and more
3:45 NEC Mobile Electric Code for Carnivals, Festivals, Fairs

Seminar Room Two

8:30 a.m. DOT Regulations Update
9:45 Violent Extremism: Preparation, and midway response protocol presented by the FBI, Department of Special Events.
11:00 Fall restraint procedures & safety harness rules for the amusement industry
12 noon LUNCH
1:15 p.m. Game Rountable – Working together to overcome headwinds in the game industry
2:30 Safe Forklift operation – hands-on 2 hour workshop. Certificate upon completion
3:45 TBD

Day 2
Seminar Room One

9 a.m. Person in Charge (PIC) Food Safety Education. Certificate upon completion Free for GOSA members. $25 for non-members
12 noon LUNCH
1:15 p.m. Succession planning for amusement businesses. Whether passing along or selling preparation is key
2:30 Keeping your trailer from going up in flames – hoods and grease maintenance & fire extinguisher protocol
3:45 Inflatable workshop presented by the Ohio Inflatable Industry Association

Seminar Room Two

8:30 a.m. OSHA Regulations – 2020 Update
9:45 Use of cameras for security and assist managing your business on the midway
11:00 Midway Security preparation presented by the Homeland Security
12 noon LUNCH
1:15 p.m. Alternate payment systems for the midway. Presenting solutions from Square, First Data and others
2:30 Inflatable workshop presented by the Ohio Inflatable Industry Association
3:45 TBD

10 a.m. Each day – Behind the scenes tour of Kalahari Water Park.  Registration required (18 people per tour).

Note: Training content and times may be subject to change.  Content is currently being developed by experts and professionals from the Greater Ohio Showmen’s Association.