• There is NO COST to attend


    • Virtual or in-person 4-hr training at no cost
    • Convenient sessions: You choose date and location


  • Training Topics:

    • Introduction
    • Level 1 Evaluation
    • Workplace Safety Elements and Safety Sanitation
    • Elements of an Infectious Disease Control Program
    • Training Staff and the Role of Management
    • Field Audits, Inspections & Improvements
    • Employer Responsibilities & Liability
    • Employee Rights & Responsibilities
    • Post-Test (Level II)

    Course Objectives:

    This training will inform attendees on prevention, abatement, and mitigation of infectious disease transmission, including COVID-19 in the workplace.

    The training will provide information to employers and employees who need to know the following:

    • The Risk of Disease Transmission and Impact on Businesses
    • Elements of an Infectious Control Plan
    • Workplace Safety and Control
    • OSHA Employee rights and Employer Responsibilities

    So are you prepared for it?
    The Building Industry Association of Hawaii has been awarded a federal Department of Labor grant to provide education and training to address Infectious Disease Transmission and Prevention in the Workplace.

    Infectious diseases, most recently the COVID-19 pandemic, has impacted people around the world. As the industries continue to adapt, ensuring a safe and healthy workplace has never been more essential.  Infectious disease risks can pose a serious problem in the workplace. From the seasonal flu to respiratory illnesses, infectious diseases can spread like wildfire through the workplace in a matter of hours, resulting in widespread worker illness, and in worse-case scenarios, death.

    This training addresses Infectious Disease Transmission and Prevention in the Workplace  through a safety and injury prevention training available to workers and employers in the Asia-Pacific region, specifically in Hawaii, Guam, and Saipan. 

    BIA is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation in its programs. To request accommodation contact Lesley at least 10 days prior to desired training at: 808.457.7100 / 888.479.4322 / info@thehibiz.com

    The material was produced under Susan Harwood Program grant SH-38962-HA2 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 organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.

    Revisions were made to this material under grant number SH-38962-HA2 from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, U.S. Department of Labor. 

  • This training has been made possible with a
    grant from the Department of Labor and
    support from the following organizations:

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