VRCA – Construction Industry Ethics

Vancouver Regional Construction Association 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver

Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Construction Industry Ethics By maintaining high ethical standards, and being consistent in our practices, we thrive both personally and professionally. This course will help you navigate the ethical gray areas you face every day. Date: February 16, 2021 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Location: VRCA Office, 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $399…  Read more

VRCA – Construction Law

Vancouver Regional Construction Association 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver

Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Construction Law In this course, participants will develop an understanding of contract law as it relates to construction and introduces the various CCDC/CCA and other contracts used within the industry. Participants will also learn how the Builders Lien Act works and other legal means to resolve construction disputes and avoid…  Read more

VRCA – Project Accounting & Cost Control

Vancouver Regional Construction Association 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver

Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Project Accounting & Cost Control Participants will learn how to design and read various construction financial reports and improve the financial systems of their construction company. Date: March 10, 2021 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Location: VRCA Office, 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver Cost: $399 (Members) / $499 (Non-members) Learning…  Read more

VRCA – Change Order Management

Vancouver Regional Construction Association 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver

Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Change Order Management Changes are an inevitable part of the construction process but if not managed well, change orders can cause unnecessary project disruptions and lead to cost increases and schedule delays. This course will provide participants with best practices for successfully navigating this complex project management challenge. Date: March…  Read more

VRCA – Supervisory & Management Skills

Vancouver Regional Construction Association 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver

Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Supervisory & Management Skills This course will enhance your ability to build a collaborative team culture, improve morale, and effectively communicate with people on their job sites. Participants will learn about leadership, motivational theory and application, improving group and individual performance, psychographic testing, time and stress management, staff training, substance…  Read more

VRCA – Electrical Blueprint Reading

Vancouver Regional Construction Association 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver

Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Electrical Blueprint Reading Participants will learn how to read a set of electrical construction blueprints, drawing specifications and general notes. Using various samples of electrical blueprints, participants will gain experience and practical knowledge for their day-to-day work on construction projects. Date: April 8, 2021 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.…  Read more

VRCA – Construction Business Management

Vancouver Regional Construction Association 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver

Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Construction Business Management Learn how to improve the management and business systems in your construction company. This course will cover all areas of a construction business including strategic planning, business planning, marketing, operations, HR management, financial reporting, bonding and insurance and risk management. Date: April 12-13, 2021 Time: 8:30 a.m. -…  Read more

VRCA – Negotiation & Conflict Management Skills

Vancouver Regional Construction Association 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver

Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Negotiation & Conflict Management Skills Participants will improve their skills in communication and negotiation. Participants will learn skills to enhance their ability to de-escalate conflict, listen effectively, build mutual respect with others in a construction context, and negotiate effectively. Date: April 12, 2021 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Location: VRCA…  Read more

VRCA – Introduction to Construction Blueprint Reading

Vancouver Regional Construction Association 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver

Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Introduction to Construction Blueprint Reading This course takes participants through the stages of blueprint reading, including dimensions, elevation, drawing, specifications and schedules. Using both residential and commercial samples of blueprints, participants will gain experience and practical knowledge for their day-to-day work in construction companies. Date: May 5, 2021 Time: 8:30…  Read more

VRCA – Communication Skills for Construction

Vancouver Regional Construction Association 3636 East 4th Avenue, Vancouver

Vancouver Regional Construction Association - Communication Skills for Construction Great communication is essential for construction leaders. In this course, participants will learn how to improve their listening, speaking and writing skills. Participants will leave with a better understanding of how to communicate goals and strategies effectively, as well as lead collaborative decision making. Date: May 10-11,…  Read more