Saturday - $50 - Additional attendees only $25
Friday Reception and AWC Golf is Free - but you need to register.
(Click here for Picnic Home Page).
Double your networking opportunities - stay a
night or two at Olympia Resort.
3 co-located safety courses,
Thursday and Friday
Each course has its own registration page
Thursday and Friday (July
20 & 21)
Rope Access & RDS Authorized User Training
Classroom & hands on training by Jeff Scott of Safety Green - for
authorized users of ropes, harnesses, helmets, descenders, grabs, lanyards and more.
Held at a nearby rope training facility.
Course Info & Syllabus Here
Friday, July 21
IWCA Safety & Training
8am - 4pm - lunch provided
Classic IWCA course taught by Jack Evans. (Updated for
OSHA's new WWS rule.) Both classroom
training and hands-on instruction of boom-lift safety, ladder safety and
self-rescue techniques. Thousands have attended this class.
All participants will have the opportunity for one-on-one instruction.
Open registration - discount for IWCA members.
Info & Registration @ IWCA
Friday, July 21
JRC Residential Rooftop Safety Course
9am - 4pm - lunch provided
For OSHA compliance. Covers fall hazards associated with
ladder, transfer from ladder to roof, and on the roof.
How to recognize, deal with hazards, document and execute a written Safety
Written test & certificate. Rebate - upon completion, the registration fee
can be applied to JRC purchases
Course info & Open Registration @ Eventbrite
Friday Free Events
4:00 pm Friday
Don Chute Memorial Golf Outing
Sponsored by AWC Magazine
At Paganica Golf - just west of Olympia.
Free - 9 holes, cart, plus reception at Olympia.
7 - 11 PM
Reception ( & Picnic retirement party for Gary Mauer)
For all Picnic attendees, golfers, safety students - area window cleaners
& your guests!
Crickets Lounge -
martini bar off the hotel
lobby - across from the front desk.
An early start on networking - door prize all
Beer & soft drinks sponsored - cash bar
- Picnic Day!
9:00 AM -
Tucker Pole Conference Room
Illinois room - get
directions @ front desk
Picnic Morning Session
Before we get started, we introduce ourselves
A chance to tell everyone what you're looking to discuss.
Meet/greet sponsors who are doing equipment demos.
Invite others to check out your work truck.
Real. Simple. Science.
Tempered glass quality:
Wait 10 years hoping to see if scientists understand your questions?
Or get your own results in minutes to practical questions you can test
Wet scrape or dry?
If a tempered glass surface sounds defective - is that the roller side?
Is Chinese tempered glass worse than American?
Plus a stunning demo of how
scratches look worse hours AFTER you inspect. (Learned at GPD 13 in
Presented by Gary Mauer.
Outdoor demos begin
Waterfed poles and systems by Tucker &
Truck Show and Tell
Attendees and sponsors can show their
vehicle setups and trailered equipment. Park along the hotel's back
driveway - opposite the hotel.
(Please don't park in spots reserved for major Picnic sponsors, or in
the hotel fire lane.)
(In memory of the late David Ashley, who never
lost this game.)
Saturday afternoon & evening
On your own.
Check with other attendees.
6:30 - 9 PM Racing at Slinger Speedway - See Gary Mauer