CLASSES & EVENTS

With over 300 classes and events every year, you have more opportunities to grow your business, network, and skills.

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MBAKS Education

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From first aid to fall prevention and more, we help you stay in compliance and make employee safety a priority. Brush up on best practices, new or revised codes you need to know, and how to successfully navigate impactful regulations that affect your bottom line.

Give yourself the professional edge you need to get—and stay—ahead. We offer a range of courses to help you manage your business, including financial and risk management, contracts, and sales and marketing strategies.

Community partner, ANEW, works with us to provide classes that address respect, inclusion, safety, and equity in the construction trades. Learn more about the RISE Up program.

Unfortunately, the frequency of mental health issues is increasing within the construction industry. A 2020 study found that 83% of construction workers have experienced a mental health issue. We are partnering with local organizations to help our members navigate this tough but important topic.

We’ve partnered with Built Green to provide both MBAKS and Built Green members with various opportunities to learn more about green building efforts. Whether you are just starting to learn or a seasoned green employer, we have educational opportunities for you.

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We’ve expanded our online class offerings and webinar library, which are always available on our YouTube page. We also offer classes in Spanish. Contact education@mbaks.com to learn more about additional educational opportunities and class accommodations.

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Upcoming Classes and Seminars

Tuesday
Feb 7

First Aid/CPR - 2 SPOTS LEFT!

Make employee safety a priority with this potentially life-saving training.
Tuesday
Feb 14

Low-Hanging Fruit: Practical Material Swap-Outs for Low-Carbon Construction

Learn practical steps to reduce embodied carbon in the homes you build, how to compare materials using BEAM, and ways to earn credits towards Built Green certification.
Wednesday
Feb 15

EPA Lead Paint RRP Certification Class

Disturbing lead paint on a pre-1978 home? Become a certified renovator and keep your company in compliance.
Wednesday
Mar 1
Tuesday
Mar 7

First Aid/CPR

Make employee safety a priority with this potentially life-saving training.
Tuesday
Apr 4

First Aid/CPR

Make employee safety a priority with this potentially life-saving training.

Contact Us

Need help registering for a course? Don’t see a class you want or need? Contact our education team, 425.460.8219, for any and all education questions.

Course Proposals

If you're an individual instructor with an idea for a course or a company that offers construction industry education programs, we'd love to hear from you! Submit your proposal with this brief form and our education team will follow up.

 


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