Northwest Independent Contractors Association

Providing training and tools for contractors on topics too expensive, daunting, or overwhelming to take on themselves.


Learn more about Accident Prevention Plans, Fall Protection, and Hazard Communication.


Register for upcoming certified lead renovator (RRP), safety classes, and other events.


NICA was funding for a 2019 Safety and Health Investments Projects grant on ladder safety.



Kris Alberti - Director

Kris Alberti has 15 years experience as a safety professional for construction companies, State and County Agencies, and Fire Departments. She has helped train thousands of contractors in Washington State and has helped influence the safety culture State-wide.


Dale Yerabek - Lead Instructor

Dale Yerabek has 10 years experience as a safety professional and trainer for hundreds of construction companies across Washington State. Dale teaches Certified Lead Renovator, OSHA 10, L&I Safety Day, Fall Protection, Excavation and Trenching and other safety programs.