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Press Releases
Dec 17
2018

The International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) has announced a ground-breaking agreement with member firm United Rentals, Inc, owner of the largest powered access rental fleet in the world. Following extensive evaluation, United Rentals is now able to deliver IPAF Certified mobile elevated work platform (MEWP), also known as AWP, operator training delivered through its United Academy blended learning platform. Read More

 

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Press Releases
May 01
2017
United Rentals and ITI Customers to Benefit from United Academy Partnership

United Rentals, Inc., the largest equipment rental company in the world, and Industrial Training International, a leader in innovative safety training solutions, have announced a reciprocal agreement under which customers of the two companies will have access to a world-class curriculum of shared training resources through United Academy®  Read More

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Press Releases
Nov 16
2016
Trends in Education and Training

It’s hard to go anywhere these days without seeing people with smartphones – and safety professionals have noticed this, too. So will safety training of the future involve a touch screen? Read More

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Press Releases
Oct
2016
United Rentals Launches United Academy® Online Training Center

It’s hard to go anywhere these days without seeing people with smartphones – and safety professionals have noticed this, too. So will safety training of the future involve a touch screen?

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Press Releases
Oct 01
2016
Lift and Access Reviews Innovative Training Program from United Rentals

Readers of Lift and Access, including aerial lift owners and operators, will discover a monumental shift in training with the new United Academy from United Rentals. Read More

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Industry News
Oct
2016
United Academy’s New Platform for Training Redefines eLearning

One of the most challenging issues facing the lifting and access industry today is the limited availability of comprehensive and standardized operator training that keeps pace with safety requirements and adds value to the business and individual worker.  Read More

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Industry News
Jul
2016
2016 Training Survey

How much does your organization spend on worker safety training? Few would argue that an effective training program is essential to workplace safety. Details, however, are more difficult to pinpoint. How much should an organization spend on training? How should that training be presented? To help clarify some of these questions, we turned to you, the safety professional. Read More

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Awards
Oct
2016
CSSE 2016 Outstanding Achievement Award

The CSSE's Recognition of Excellence awards program provides the opportunity to recognize and celebrate excellence in health and safety, whether it is for a special project, an outstanding achievement or a lifelong commitment to the betterment of the health and safety profession at the chapter, regional and national levels. United Academy has won the CSSE 2016 Outstanding Achievement Award, Edmonton Chapter