Alliance Safety Council cuts ribbon at W. Edenborne Pkwy.

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen

The Alliance Safety Council held a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Thursday, December 3, 2014, announcing the opening of their location at 1205 W. Edenborne Pkwy., Gonzales, LA 70737.

The Alliance Safety Council is a 55-year-old nonprofit, member-driven association providing online and instructor-led safety training, technology-based solutions and related services. Alliance supports 300+ industrial facilities in the region and trains 150,000+ students annually from every state in the nation as well as internationally for more than 1,300 contractor companies. Alliance has three regional locations: Baton Rouge, Gonzales and Addis; as well as authorized training providers throughout the U.S. Alliance is also an OSHA Training Institute Education Center, one of only 27 in the country, providing OSHA authorized courses.  The Gonzales Training Center hours are Monday – Friday 6:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. and every 3rd Saturday of each month 6:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.  Baton Rouge Training Center hours are Monday – Friday 6:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. and every 2nd Saturday of each month – 6:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Addis Training Center hours are Monday – Friday 7 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. and every 4th Saturday of each month 7:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Attending the ribbon cutting for The Alliance Safety Council were: Board Member John Daly, Board Member Keith Sliman, Board Member Lisa Almazan, Chairman of the Board Jan Lass, Kathy Trahan, Board Member Pat Cuntz, Team Leader Joelle McGehee, Senior Vice President Bill Dufrene, City of Gonzales Mayor Barney Arceneaux, Ascension Parish Public Information Officer Lester Kenyon, Louisiana State Representative Ed Price, Ascension Chamber of Commerce President/CEO Sherrie Despino, Chamber Ambassadors and Chamber Members.

If you would like more information on The Alliance Safety Council please call (225) 766-0955, email or visit  For more information on the Ascension Chamber of Commerce, please visit, e-mail or call (225) 647-7487.