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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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
Oct 4

First Aid/CPR

Will you or your coworkers know what to do in case of a medical emergency?

Wednesday
Oct 5

Construction Contracts and Lien Law

Structure contracts to minimize problems with customers or other contractors. Plus: how to prepare, record, and foreclose liens.
Wednesday
Oct 5

RISE Up: Coded Language Training

The Rise Up campaign’s “Coded Language at the Worksite” training contains information that will allow supervisors and/or managers to define coded language, discuss its impacts, and determine how to challenge it.
Thursday
Oct 6

Professional Women in Building Conference

Be inspired to look beyond the glass ceiling. Presented by Cyneburg Services Inc.
Thursday
Oct 6

Getting Your GRIP on Claims, Comp, and Safety

Do you want strategies and tools to help you motivate your employees to keep safety at the top of their minds or know what to do when there is an injury? Then these meetings are for you!
Thursday
Oct 6

GRIP Education - Mentoring for Safety: Coaching vs. Discipline

Mentoring, coaching, and discipline are powerful tools when used appropriately. This class will walk managers, supervisors, and leaders through the differences between the three.

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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