Alexander Paul Institute of Hair Design continues to monitor the COVID-19 pandemic and its effects and threats to campus and the campus community.
Alexander Paul Institute has set up this page to provide students with Health & Safety information as well as other developments.
Our current school policy outlining internal procedures, precautions, safety measures and policies related to Coronavirus can be found here:
Students and Staff must submit the Non-Health Care Worker Symtom Screening Checklist between 7:30 am and 8:30 am every scheduled day.
Health & Safety
Alexander Paul Institute of Hair Design urges students to remain vigilant in following the guidelines of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), NC Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS), and the Pitt County Public Health Department.
Links to guidance by those agencies are below, and should be followed.
- CDC: Prevent Getting Sick
- CDC: What to Do If You Are Sick
- CDC: How to Protect Yourself & Others
- CDC: Social Distancing, Quarantine, and Isolation
- CDC: General COVID-19 Information
- NCDHHS: Covid-19 Guidance
- Pitt County: Health Department COVID-19 Information & Guidance
- CDC: How to Safely Wear and Take Off a Cloth Face Mask
- CDC: Use of Cloth Face Coverings
- CDC: Cloth Face Covering FAQ
- NC: Phase 2 General FAQ
- NC: Guidance for Salons in Phase 2
- NCDHHS: Cloth Face Mask FAQ
- EPA Disinfectant List N
What Can You Do? (These are abbreviated tips, please read the links for more detailed info)
- Stay Informed and Aware - Review and check back with national, state, and local advice such as the info in the links above. Follow their guidance.
- Practice Good Hygiene and Sanitation - Wash your hands frequently, sanitize surfaces with disinfectant, avoid touching surfaces touched by others, don't share drinks, vapes, etc, cough into your elbow, don't touch your face.
- Follow Social Distancing Rules - Avoid gatherings of 10 or more people, only run errands or expose yourself to others when necessary, maintain a distance of at least 6 feet between you and others.
- Wear a Mask in Public - Wear a mask in public when possible. The CDC has issued guidance in the links above on homemade masks.
- Report Symptoms & Possible Sickness - Contact your medical professional if you feel you have symptoms. Follow their advice about in person visits. You can also seek information from the local health department and the Campus Director or administration of the school.