INTERNATIONAL INDEPENDENT SHOWMEN'S ASSOCIATION
2024 TRADE SHOW: February 13 - 16
Seminars & Classes

Various presenters will be presenting daily workshops on topics that effect the industry on a daily basis.  These workshops are available to all attendees at the IISF Super Trade Show & Extravaganza.  The workshops will include audio/video presentations, handouts as well as round table discussions of some of the challenges affecting every aspect of the carnival business.



Tuesday, February 13, 2024

11:00am - 3:00pm
Become Certified in the ServSafe Program

This is a required exam for ALL food service vendors in ALL states including some local / city requirements.

Cost: $175 per person (includes class materials, study guides, & test)
Class size is limited to 25 people

Location: IISA office - upstairs boardroom

Pre-registration and payment is required. To register, call Teresa Rimes at 813-677-9377 or email teresa@gibtownshowmensclub.com.





Wednesday, February 14, 2024


11:00am - 3:00pm
Become Certified in the ServSafe Program

This is a required exam for ALL food service vendors in ALL states including some local / city requirements.

Cost: $175 per person (includes class materials, study guides, & test)
Class size is limited to 25 people

Location: IISA office - upstairs boardroom

Pre-registration and payment is required. To register, call Teresa Rimes at 813-677-9377 or email teresa@gibtownshowmensclub.com.



1:30pm - 4:30pm
H-2B PRESENTATION & DISCUSSION

JKJ Workforce Agency and the Small Business Workforce Alliance will be conducting an educational and empowerment seminar.

Happy Days are Here Again!!
Covering Supplemental Visas & P-4 Visas.

Presenters will be James Judkins and Leon Sequiera.

We will discuss the new filing strategies with the release of the supplemental visas.

We will discuss how we got to this position.

What could happen to make it continue or kill it in the near future.

  • What is the P-4?
  • How did we get to the brink of a new visa category for the Mobile Entertainment Business.
  • What are the next steps in the process?
  • Audits, and how the DOL WHD is working to put all of us out of business!!
"I guarantee that this is a session that is going to be extremely interesting and open peoples eyes and minds," said James K. Judkins.


Location: Carousel Pavilion


Contact Info:
James K. Judkins, President
E-mail:  carnival.workforce@gmail.com 
Cell Phone: 510-815-6936
Office: 956-440-8720




Thursday, February 15th, 2024


11:00am - 3:00pm
Become Certified in the ServSafe Program

This is a required exam for ALL food service vendors in ALL states including some local / city requirements.

Cost: $175 per person (includes class materials, study guides, & test)
Class size is limited to 25 people

Location: IISA office - upstairs boardroom

Pre-registration and payment is required. To register, call Teresa Rimes at 813-677-9377 or email teresa@gibtownshowmensclub.com.


2:30pm
Showmen's League of America St. Louis Meeting

Meeting, Memorial & Social



Friday, February 16th, 2024


11:00am - 3:00pm
Become Certified in the ServSafe Program

This is a required exam for ALL food service vendors in ALL states including some local / city requirements.

Cost: $175 per person (includes class materials, study guides, & test)
Class size is limited to 25 people

Location: IISA office - upstairs boardroom

Pre-registration and payment is required. To register, call Teresa Rimes at 813-677-9377 or email teresa@gibtownshowmensclub.com.



1:30pm - 3:30pm
Industrial Truck / Forklift Training

Class includes handbook, certificate & permit card **(for on-site equipment only).

Class size is limited to 25 people

1:30 - 2:30pm: DVD Preview and Manual Review
2:30 - 3:30pm: On-Site Outdoor Training

Sponsored by: MAH Consulting - Sharon Hupalo
Cost: $40 per person
Registration: A sign-up sheet is posted in the trade show office.


ALL ON-SITE GROUND SAFETY INSPECTIONS PROVIDED BY:
Worldwide Safety Group, Avery Wheelock


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Office: 813.677.3590

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