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    Name: Disaster Response & Preparedness Training - Kauai
    Date: February 25, 2019
    Time: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM HST
    Registration: Sorry, public registration for this event has been closed.
    Event Description:

    Instructor:  Tracy Lawson - (Lawson & Associates)

    The Disaster Response and Preparedness Training Program focuses on helping first responders, employers, employees, workers, contractors and volunteers who may have limited safety training and/or experience to identify, evaluate and control the health and safety hazards that may be present during rescue and remediation phases during disaster recovery.

    This program is designed to increase and improve knowledge, skills and access to valuable resources and establish planning processes to help prevent injury and illness during disaster recovery operations.


    The program addresses the multitude of safety and health concerns that may be present in the unstable environment of recovery work sites.  During the Disaster Response and Preparedness Training Program, participants will gain the knowledge and basic skills to:

    1.    Disaster Preparation & Work Planning
    2.    Understand the incident Response process
    3.    Worker protection during high hazard and/or unique emergency operations.

    This material was produced under grant number SH-05074-SHB & SH-05076-SHB from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, U.S... Department of Labor.  It does not necessarily reflect the views or policies of the U.S... Department of Labor, nor does mention of trade names, commercial products, or organization imply endorsement by the U.S.. Government.

    Kauai Community College
    3-1901 Kaumuali'i Highway, Room OCET 105
    Lihue, HI  96766
    Date/Time Information:
    February 25, 2019
    8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    Contact Information:
    Barbara Nishikawa (808) 629-7505
    There is NO COST to attend.  Space is limited.
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