|Summary of Employment Requirements for California Agricultural Employers: The tabbed, 3-ring binder summarizes the most generally applicable laws and regulations pertaining to agricultural employers. Contains over 125 pages.
|Summary of Employment Requirements . . ..#412.E.BOK - $49.00/book
Supervisor Training for Farm Labor Contractors: This manual covers laws and regulations relating to worker safety, terms and conditions of employment, as well as other important subjects. Appropriate for complying with California Labor Code §1695, which requires farm labor contractors to train their supervisors in certain laws and regulations. Includes regulations overview, training program, exam, forms, and handouts.
|English and Spanish Manual . . . #633.B.MNL - $39/manual
Wage and Benefit Survey: Complete tabulation of wages and benefits by job classification and county conducted annually by FELS.
|Wage and Benefit Survey . . ..#406.E.BOK
Wage and Benefit Survey . . ..#406.E.BOK - $19.00/PDF
Distributed by email only - No hard copy mailed.
HUMAN RESOURCES VIDEOS
Supervisor's Responsibility under the ALRA
Violence and Sexual Harassment in the Workplace
|Supervisor's Responsibility under the ALRA: A FELS-produced video that explains to supervisors what their responsibilities are-- to the company and under the Agricultural Labor Relations Act- when a union attempts to organize employees. The video also explains the supervisor's role as management, the company's no-union position, effective labor relations techniques, and what supervisors could do to make unionization unnecessary. (23 Min.) (Click here to preview video)
English and Spanish - DVD version . . . ..#307.B.DVD - $75/DVD
Violence and Sexual Harassment in the Workplace: This two-part video first explains management's duties regarding violence and sexual harassment in the workplace, then explains to employees how to identify potential violent situations and minimize problems as well as sexual harassment and proper procedures to follow. (31 Min.) (Click here to preview video)
|English and Spanish #924.B.DVD - $75/DVD
SPANISH LANGUAGE AIDS
Spanish Translation Service
Spanish for the California Farmer
|Spanish Translation Service: Have your English text translated into Spanish. FELS translators are Mexican-Americans who understand the nuances of agricultural words and phrases. Call for details.
|English Text Translated into Spanish . . . # - $45/double-spaced page
Spanish for the California Farmer: Written to give growers a basic introduction to the Spanish language, this book explains basic Spanish grammar as well as agricultural vocabulary and slang. 72 pages.
|English and Spanish Book . . .#504.B.BOK - $19/book
Personnel Audit and Employee Handbook Service
Subscription to Farm Employers Labor Service
Train-the-Trainer for Pesticide Safety Training of Field Workers and Pesticide Handlers
Personnel Audit and Employee Handbook Service: After a day-long review of your company's personnel procedures, a FELS representative will help you develop your company employee handbook. Fee includes a FELS Laminated Poster Set and sample employment forms. Click here for Personnel Audit Checklist . One day Audit. Call for details.
Safety Training: Our FELS consultants are available to help employers develop Haz Com, Respiratory and Injury Illness Prevention Programs. They are bilingual (English and Spanish) and experienced in conducting employee safety and supervisor training programs.FELS safety training covers:
- Pesticide Training (WPS)
- Respiratory Protection
- Hazard Communication
- First Aid/CPR
- Violence & Sexual Harassment in the Workplace
- Supervisor's responsibilities
- Back Injury Prevention
- Tractor and Ag Equipment
- Forklift Operator
- Safety Pesticide-Field and Handler
- Harvest Safety
- And much more
Call for details.
Subscription to Farm Employers Labor Service: Annual subscription to FELS includes informative monthly newsletter, access to FELS Employer Hotline, Group Legal Services Plan, 20% discount on FELS forms and supplies, and discounts on other FELS services. For more information......
Supervisor Training: Employers are becoming aware of the important role their supervisors play in the company's success. Since the supervisor directly affects employee attitudes, a poor supervisor can quickly cause many problems. Likewise, a supervisor with sharpened skills can be an invaluable asset. FELS supervisor training covers:
- Giving instructions
- Disciplinary techniques
- Dealing with the difficult employee
- Conducting interviews
- Setting a good example
- Safety issues
- Record keeping
- Motivating employees
- Body language and how it might conflict with a verbal message
- Job performance evaluation
- Improving communications
- Injury and Illness Prevention
- Job instruction training
- Safety Train-the-Trainer
Call for details.
Train-the-Trainer for Pesticide Safety Training of Field Workers and Pesticide Handlers: A comprehensive training course for trainers of field workers and pesticide handlers about pesticide safety. DPR approved. Program includes a review of the pesticide safety regulation, tips on training people, trainer course material and sample exam.
English and Spanish. # Call for dates and cost.