Tradeshow Worker

Hybrid Apprenticeship
Sponsoring Company:
Finishing Trades Institute
Industries
O*Net Code
47-4099.00
Rapids Code
2067HY
Req. Hours
13748
State
DC
Created
Apr 04, 2021
Updated
Apr 04, 2021

Time-Based Skills

4 skill sets | 31 total skills | 13748 total hours
Health and Safety Awareness - 1848 req. hrs
Don (put on), doff (remove), inspect, and maintain the proper PPE that should be worn during hydro blasting/vacuuming including, but not limited to: Head, Face, Eyes, Ears, Hands, Body, Feet, Respiratory
168 hrs
Perform a job analysis for safe working conditions: Attend pre-job safety meetings / Adhere to site specific safety rules and federal regulations / Observe Vessel Entry/Confined Space regulations / Read and interpret MSDS / Establish and maintain a safe working perimeter
168 hrs
Safely demonstrate the proper use and maintenance of tradeshow tools and equipment.
168 hrs
Maintain clean work areas (housekeeping).
168 hrs
Store, handle, and transport tools, equipment and materials properly.
168 hrs
Identify the locations of First Aid and Fire Equipment.
168 hrs
Demonstrate safe work practices for erecting and dismantling scaffolds, including: pre-planning, inspecting scaffold components, load capacity, platform construction, access requirements, and fall protection.
168 hrs
Demonstrate a pre-inspection and the safe operation of an aerial lift.
168 hrs
Describe and demonstrate the proper use of various types of personal fall protection equipment.
168 hrs
Describe and demonstrate the steps of ladder safety, including: selection, inspection, set-up, safe techniques and proper maintenance and storage.
168 hrs
Demonstrate and describe the procedures for personally fitting and adjusting, and mounting and dismounting stilts.
168 hrs
Introduction to the Tradeshow Worker/General Contractor Decorating - 7248 req. hrs
Demonstrate the characteristics of a professional Tradeshow Worker, including: Exhibit suitable appearance and personal hygiene /Exhibit proper attitude and behavior on the job site, including private residences and other occupied buildings / Deal with difficult customers in a professional and courteous manner / Interpret written and verbal instructions / Recognize the importance of cooperation and interaction with related trades on a job site / Demonstrate the ability to follow specific work place protocol and procedures.
600 hrs
Demonstrate proper operation of craft specific tools.
600 hrs
Demonstrate math applications relating to Tradeshow jobs.
600 hrs
Demonstrate the use of floor symbols.
600 hrs
Accurately read a delivery work order and drop sheet, and deliver the correct items to the correct place.
600 hrs
Demonstrate the proper setup and assembly order of all display components, such as pipe and drape, carpet, tables and counters.
600 hrs
Dismantle booth stock and demonstrate proper packing procedures for: Pipes and drapes / Tables and counters / Carpet and showcases / Peg-Board™ and tack board
600 hrs
Demonstrate proper interpretation of work orders and delivery lists.
600 hrs
Demonstrate the use of line tape during floor layout.
600 hrs
Display Preparation, Installation, and Dismantling; Sign Hanging and Rigging - 11448 req. hrs
Demonstrate the proper use of safety equipment when erecting and dismantling displays.
600 hrs
Show the proper selection and use of tools for use on different types of displays.
600 hrs
Demonstrate the proper order of installation for a given display.
600 hrs
Demonstrate the ability to clean and condition all display graphics and displays.
600 hrs
Demonstrate the procedures for dismantling, packing, and storing displays.
600 hrs
Demonstrate floor marking and table skirting.
600 hrs
Demonstrate booth set-up for various display configurations.
600 hrs
Floor Covering, Materials Handling and Installation - 13748 req. hrs
Demonstrate proper placement of carpet and padding.
575 hrs
Demonstrate various methods for installing carpet for a Trade Show.
575 hrs
Demonstrate the proper sequence and method to stretch and tape aisle carpet.
575 hrs
Demonstrate the proper techniques to safely remove and store aisle carpet.
575 hrs

Technical Instruction

Health and Safety Awareness
Recognize the important areas of OSHA in general terms.
# | 32 hrs
Identify the Safety Regulations as they apply to safe work practices in the tradeshow worker trade with emphasis on: Identification of safety hazards (unsafe conditions) / Proper handling of materials, including hazardous / Maintenance and safe operation of tools / PPE
# | 32 hrs
Describe the precautions that must be followed when using flammable liquids and adhesives.
# | 32 hrs
Explain what a Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) is, its purpose and limitation.
# | 32 hrs
Describe the role of employer, supplier, and worker in the education of workers.
# | 32 hrs
Outline emergency procedures and how to obtain assistance for injured workers.
# | 32 hrs
Describe the proper technique (ergonomics) for lifting and transporting tradeshow materials.
# | 32 hrs
Identify safety requirements for erecting and dismantling scaffolds, including: pre-planning, inspecting scaffold components, calculating load capacity, platform construction, access requirements, and fall protection.
# | 32 hrs
Identify the different types of aerial lifts and their related safety rules and precautions.
# | 32 hrs
Describe potential fall hazards in the workplace.
# | 32 hrs
Describe the different types of ladders and the conditions under which they are used.
# | 32 hrs
Given illustrations or verbal clues, distinguish between a proper and improper workplace set-up with regard to hazards, safety equipment and stilt selection.
# | 32 hrs
Introduction to the Tradeshow Worker/General Contractor Decorating
Describe the various jobs of a Tradeshow worker.
# | 96 hrs
Identify and describe the various tools commonly used in the Tradeshow craft.
# | 96 hrs
Define terminology used in the Tradeshow craft.
# | 96 hrs
Describe the steps involved in planning, installing, and dismantling a Tradeshow, including all forms and paperwork.
# | 96 hrs
Identify the major players on a Tradeshow jobsite.
# | 96 hrs
Describe the role of deco in the Tradeshow craft.
# | 96 hrs
Explain the proper procedures for operating, handling and organizing equipment.
# | 96 hrs
Define the responsibility of a trade show worker to “stay on the job until finished”.
# | 96 hrs
Identify symbols on a floor plan and understand their meaning.
# | 96 hrs
Describe the flow and order of work from delivery to pick up.
# | 96 hrs
Describe repairing vs. replacing defective equipment before the show opens with regard to: Time to replace / Effort to replace / Ability to replace
# | 96 hrs
Describe floor marking procedures and how to locate and interpret the marks on a display floor.
# | 96 hrs
Identify the methods and tools used for marking the trade show floor, including reading plans, working in teams, communicating; line tape, 300’ tape, scale ruler, chalking marks.
# | 96 hrs
Describe the proper use of line tape.
# | 96 hrs
Floor Covering, Materials Handling and Installation
Identify the different types of carpet and padding used for trade shows.
# | 80 hrs
Define Visqueen® and when to use it.
# | 80 hrs
Identify and describe the function of all tools and equipment necessary for carpet installation.
# | 80 hrs
Describe placement of carpets and padding.
# | 80 hrs
Describe the methods used in carpet installation, such as heat seaming, double face tape, etc.
# | 80 hrs
Describe proper care/damage avoidance in dealing with phone and computer lines.
# | 80 hrs
Describe carpet layout in various designs, including booth, aisle, inline, and island configurations.
# | 80 hrs