Welcome to the Hawaii Island Contractors Association Safety Tab. The HICA has a safety program that offers training at discounted rates for all members. The program is managed by a committee of 5 people, and together in conjunction with the JMDecker group offer certification/Training classes as listed below. All classes will need to be scheduled via the JMDecker group website or by contacting the HICA office at (808) 935-1316. If there are any specific training you need that is not listed, please inquire.

Current cost (2019)

$50 for contractor members

$75 for associate members




Brian Ninomoto (Hawaii Sheetmetal & Mechanical) –Current Chairperson
Tom Rafiphy (T&T Electric) 
Lacey Toledo (HPM Building Supply)
Richard Rego (Glenwood Ranch Service)
James Decker (JMDecker Group)

Training subjects include:

Electrical Safety
First Aid/CPR
Fall Protection
Ladder Safety & Scaffolds
Lockout Tagout
Confined Space
Incident Investigation
Silica in Construction 
Forklift operator certification