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Joseph Kuzar

Assistant Technical Director, Instructor & Consultant

Joe joined Industrial Training International (ITI) in 2012. He comes to ITI from Vancouver, Washington and has over 18 years in the construction industry with experience in gas/oil field operations, and civil, commercial, and transportation construction with a large emphasis on crane operations. Joe holds several certifications including, but not limited to, Mobile Crane Operator - Fixed Cab Hydraulic, Swing Cab Hydraulic, Lattice Boom Mobile and Crawler, Mobile Crane Inspection, and Signal Person & Rigger-Advanced.

Joe’s background includes Safety Management and Mobile Crane Operator and Practical Examiner. His experience also expands into Lift Planning, Crane & Rigging Audits and Accident Investigation. 

Joe is passionate about the crane and rigging industry and has served for the past 5 years as a volunteer on the ASME P30 Lift Planning Main Committee, participating with 20 others in development of a lift planning guideline.

Professional Associations/ Certifications

  • Association of Crane & Rigging Professionals (ACRP), Member; Board of Directors
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), Member
  • ASME P30 Lift Planning Main Committee, Member
  • Certified Lift Director (NCCCO)
  • Certified Mobile and Overhead Crane Operator and Practical Examiner (NCCCO)
  • Certified Signalperson-Rigger Level I & Level II and Practical Examiner (NCCCO) 
  • Certified Mobile Crane Inspector (ITI)
  • Certified Forklift and Aerial Lift Operator and Inspector (ITI)
  • OHSA Construction Safety and Health
  • Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) Part 48 New Miner Trained