Total hours approved CET: 6.5 hrs. CAT: 4.5 hrs. Safety: 2.5 hrs. (Max credit: 9.0 hrs.)
IL* - State of Illinois OSFM approved courses for a max of 6 hours.
PA* - State of Pennsylvania DLI approved for elevator inspector.
Continuing Education
Monday, March 27
9:30am - 10:30am Advancements in Microprocessor Technology
Jeff Yeager, Motion Control Engineering
10:30am - 12:00pm What Do Employers Have to Do NOW? New Employement Laws
Karen Hopkins, The Hopkins Group
10:45am - 11:45am Elevator Emergency Code Refresher
Brandon Mandy, Man-D-Tec Inc.
        AR, IL*, MD, MS, PA*, VA, WV
Tuesday, March 28
8:30am - 10:00am Optimizing Best Rope & Roping System Performance
Martin Rhiner, Brugg Lifting
      AR, IL*, MD, MS, PA*, VA, WV
8:30am - 10:00am Lead, Follow or Get Out (of the Way)
Larry Hart, CEO Tribe
10:15am - 11:15am Rope Hydraulic Applications, Installations & Maintenance Techniques/Solutions for Hot Oil Jobs Tom Hausenbauer, MEI Total Elevator Solution ✔         AR, IL*, MD, MS, PA*, VA, WV
10:30am - 11:30am Emerging Online Trends for Aging-in-Place & Residential Mobility Companies
Todd Bairstow, Keyword Connects & Pablo Mejia, Google
1:00pm - 2:00pm NAEC Safety Committee Panel
Ray Downs, Steve Wurth, David Smarte, Patrick McBride
1:00pm - 3:00pm Strategies to Maximize Wealth & Protect Assets
Joanna Larsen, ASAP
2:15pm - 3:15pm Rack & Pinion Elevators – Education & Code
Kevin Harrison, McDonough Elevators
 ✔          AR, IL*, MD, MS, PA*, VA, WV
Wednesday, March 29
8:00am - 11:30am Track 1 – Roundtable discussion  
Elevator Traveling Cable + Compensation Cable Installation
Ray Miller, Draka Elevator Products
 ✔  ✔        AR, IL*, MD, MS, PA*, VA, WV
SHealthiest & Safest Elevator Pit Environment
Barry L Robbins-Capuano, W2W777 Operations LLC
     ✔      AR, IL*, MD, MS, PA*, VA
Private Residential Elevator Code Changes 2017
Craig Jones, County Home Elevator
 ✔  ✔        AR, IL*, MD, MS, PA*, VA, WV
8:00am - 11:30am Track 2 – Roundtable discussion  
NAEC New Hire Safety Orientation Document
David Smarte, Delaware Elevator
Business System Conversions - Best Practices, Lessons Learned & ROI Expectations
Jonathan Taub, Fieldboss
Roundtable Discussion on Home Elevators
James Boydston, Handi-Lift
NAEC's Vertical Transportation Management Program
Richard & Kas Kennedy, Kencor Elevator
1:00pm - 2:00pm American Red Cross First Aid Course
Mike Ryan, Certified Instructor
     ✔      AR, IL*, MD, MS, PA*, VA