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ABC-VA Training Facility - Richmond Office (map)

First Aid, CPR & AED Instructor Training September 23 - 25, 2019 8:30 A.M. - 3:30 P.M. (Each DAy) National Safety Council’s First Aid Institute is an internationally recognized authority on first aid procedures and CPR & AED Instruction. Both programs are recognized by Federal OSHA and Maryland Occupational Safety & Health (MOSH). CPR programs comply with the latest guidelines as outlined by the American Heart Association. When we updated our programs to cover the lat...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Dulles Office (map)

tuesday, September 24, 2019 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. This seminar is designed to help estimators polish their estimating skills and learn the basic skills that are absolutely required to produce successful construction estimates. Learning Objectives: • Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing Estimating Overview •Conceptual Estimating Guidance •General Overview on how estimates come together •Common Scope Misses •General Overview of Systems Who Should A...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Hampton Roads Office (map)

Journeyman Electrician Exam Prep Course 2 NIGHT COURSE: September 24 & 26, 2019 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. (Each Session) Enroll in ABC-VA’s Journeyman Electrician Exam Prep Course and prepare to take the journeyman electrician tradesman licensure exam!  Attendees will review theory, hands-on training with the code, and practice exams. Attendees will learn practical advice including:   •Tips on how to effectively navigate through the NEC. •Quick reference a...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Richmond Office (map)

Gas Fitter Continuing Education: IFGC Update Wednesday, September 25, 2019 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. This course has been approved by the Board for Contractors, Virginia Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation, as meeting the continuing education requirements for licensed gas fitter tradesmen (journeyman and masters), in accordance with the provisions of 18 VAC 50-30-120. . Students are required to bring their own 2015 IFGC book. Investment Members: $65 Non-Mem...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Dulles Office (map)

Crew Leadership Mondays beginning September 30 (5 sessions) 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. each session No matter whether you call them Crew Leaders, Foreman or Field Supervisors, our front-line supervision is critical to the success of a project. Their influence over the profitability of a project cannot be overstated. Today's crew leader not only needs the trade skills required to lead a project, they need the managerial skills to communicate with the client and office as well as the peopl...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Hampton Roads Office (map)

CPR, AED & First Aid Certification Tuesday, October 1, 2019 08:30 A.M. - 12:30 P.M. This class is currently full. Please call (757) 855-8220 to be wait-listed. ABC – Virginia Chapter certifies hundreds of individuals each year in First-Aid and CPR/AED using the American Safety and Health Institute’s training content.  ABC-VA’s primary goal is to create confidence in its students' abilities to handle emergency situations. Our instructors provide clear ex...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Richmond Office (map)

Journeyman Electrician Exam Prep Course 2 NIGHT COURSE: October 1 & 3, 2019 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. (Each Session) Enroll in ABC-VA’s Journeyman Electrician Exam Prep Course and prepare to take the journeyman electrician tradesman licensure exam!  Attendees will review theory, hands-on training with the code, and practice exams. Attendees will learn practical advice including:   •Tips on how to effectively navigate through the NEC. •Quick reference and &...


Heron Ridge Golf Club (map)

Fall Golf Classic Wednesday, October 2, 2019 11:00 A.M. - Check-In 12:30 P.M. - Shotgun Start This event is sold out! Sponsorships still available.     Join ABC Virginia for our annual Fall Golf Classic at Heron Ridge. This year's tournament features a 2 man scramble, dinner, drinks on the course, tee gifts, prizes and more. Come out for great networking and enjoy a full day of golf.   LOCATION Heron Ridge Golf Course 2973 Heron Ridg...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Hampton Roads Office (map)

    PM Development Series: The Design-Build Method Thursday, October 3, 2019 8:00 A.M. - 11:00 A.M.   Session #5 of the 2019 ABC-VA Project Manager Development Series will provide class members training on the Design-Build method from risk allocation and legal perspectives.The evolution of the Design-Build method has resulted in the allocation of risk through contracts.Evaluating risk and understanding the language in Design-Build contracts, either from an O...


Maggiano's (map)

​ ABC-VA Networking Event + Panel Discussion How to Thrive in the Construction Industry (Open to mid and senior level executives) Thursday, October 3, 2019 Networking: 4:00 P.M. - 5:00 P.M. Panel: 5:00 P.M. - 6:30 P.M. Presented by the ABC-VA Management Education and Young Leaders committees. Open to all members.   Please join us as we get to know fellow members during a reception at Maggiano's. After, we'll hear from ABC-VA member panelists. Comprised of firm leade...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Hampton Roads Office (map)

Master Electrician Exam Prep Course 3 NIGHT COURSE: October 21, 23 & 28, 2019 6:00 P.M. - 9:00 p.m. (Each Session) ABC-VA's Master Electrician Tradesman Exam Prep course is designed to prepare attendees to take and pass the master electrician tradesman licensure exam. In this state approved continuing education course attendees will review theory, hands-on training with the NEC code, and practice exams. This seminar will also include information on the current master tradesman...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Dulles Office (map)

CPR, AED & First Aid Certification October 5, 2019 8:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M. ABC – Virginia Chapter certifies hundreds of individuals each year in First-Aid and CPR/AED using the American Safety and Health Institute’s training content.  ABC-VA’s primary goal is to create confidence in its students' abilities to handle emergency situations. Our instructors provide clear explanations of the subject matter in a relaxed environment. Instructors focus on the imp...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Richmond Office (map)

OSHA 3115 Fall Protection October 7 - 10, 2019 8:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M. (Each DAy) This course covers the OSHA Fall Protection Standard for construction and an overview of fall protection methods.  Course topics include principles of fall protection, components and limitations of fall arrest systems, and OSHA Standards and policies regarding fall protection.Students will participate in workshops demonstrating the inspection and use of fall protection equipment, residential constructio...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Hampton Roads Office (map)

Construction Quality Management (CQM) Tuesday, October 8, 2019 7:30 am - 5:00 pm Do you want to become more competitive handling government contracts? Do you want to deliver quality, increase repeat business, and maintain your reputation, all while making a profit? If these things are important to you then enroll in Construction Quality Management (CQM) for Contractors, brought to you by ABC-Virginia, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), and the Naval Facilities Engin...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Dulles Office (map)

OSHA 500 Trainer Course in OSHA Standards for Construction October 8 - 11, 2019 8:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M. (Each DAy) This course is designed for individuals interested in teaching the 10- and 30-hour construction safety and health Outreach Training Program to their employees and other interested groups. Using OSHA Construction Standards as a guide, special emphasis is placed on those topics required in the 10- and 30-hour programs as well as those which are most hazardous. Students are ...


Ballyhoos Virginia Beach (map)

  Young Leaders & HRUHCA: 2019 Pig & Pearl Tuesday, October 8, 2019 4:00 P.M. - 7:00 P.M. PIG • OYSTERS • BEER • RAFFLES • TIKI BAR BAND Join us on October 8th at Ballyhoos in Virginia Beach for the Annual HRUHCA Young Leaders' Pig & Pearl Event! Meet the Young Leaders from HRUHCA and ABC while enjoying delicious roast pig, oysters & beer! We will have live music by the Tiki Bar Band and some awesome raffle prizes! There a...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Richmond Office (map)

Plumbing Master/ Journeyman Prep Course Tuesday, October 8, 2019 5 sessions every Tuesday through Tuesday, November 5th 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. (Each Session) This course is designed to prepare Plumbing technicians to sit for the Virginia journeyman and masters licensing exams. This course is not to explain the IPC, rather, it is to teach individuals how to utilize the IPC to increase success on their licensing test. The instructor will review the sections of the Masters/ Journeyman and tec...


Havana '59 (map)

Membership Mixer at Havana '59 Wednesday, October 9, 2019 5:00 P.M. - 7:00 P.M. Experience the bold flavors of Havana ‘59 with ABC-VA members on October 9th. The string lights, crumbling plaster walls, palm trees, and aroma of cigars take you back in time to enjoy the tantalizing delights of a bygone era in Havana, Cuba. LOCATION Havana '59 16 N 17th Street Richmond, VA 23219 COST $50 per person   SHARE Click here to share this i...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Richmond Office (map)

Plumbing Continuing Education: IPC Update Wednesday, October 16, 2019 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. This course has been approved by the Board for Contractors, Virginia Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation, as meeting the continuing education requirements for licensed plumbing tradesmen (journeyman and masters), in accordance with the provisions of 18 VAC 50-30-120. Students are required to bring their own 2015 IPC book.   Investment Members: $65 Non-Memb...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Richmond Office (map)

HVAC Continuing Education: IMC Update Wednesday, October 9, 2019 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. This course has been approved by the Board for Contractors, Virginia Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation, as meeting the continuing education requirements for licensed HVAC tradesmen (journeyman and masters), in accordance with the provisions of 18 VAC 50-30-120. Students are required to bring their own 2015 IMC book.   Investment Members: $65 Non-Members: ...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Hampton Roads Office (map)

BIM: The Future of Construction Technology - Lunch & Learn Wednesday, October 9, 2019 11:30 A.M. - 1:30 P.M. Building Information Modeling (BIM) is a new age intelligent computer-generated model-based process that offers users the ability to create as well as manage building projects in a more accurate, faster, economical, and organized manner. This course gives the audience an in depth first look into the BIM process including software demonstration with varying levels of detail as...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Hampton Roads Office (map)

Thursday, October 10: 8:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M. Friday, October 11: 8:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M. The ABC Safety Academy is designed to help attendees understand the importance of leadership commitment, cultural transformation and the safety management processes in achieving a world class safety culture. The Safety Academy is different from any other safety training you’ve experienced; it goes beyond the “technical” side of safety and explores the emotional and behavioral componen...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Richmond Office (map)

Fall Protection Train the Trainer October 11, 2019 8:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M. (Each DAy) This course covers the OSHA Fall Protection Standard for construction and an overview of fall protection methods.  Course topics include principles of fall protection, components and limitations of fall arrest systems, and OSHA Standards and policies regarding fall protection.Students will participate in workshops demonstrating the inspection and use of fall protection equipment, residential constru...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Hampton Roads Office (map)

 The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, Dr. Stephen R. Covey Tuesday, October 15 & Wednesday, October 16, 2019 8:30 A.M. - 5:00 P.m. (Both Days) “Stephen R. Covey's book, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People®, has been a top-seller for the simple reason that it ignores trends and pop psychology for proven principles of fairness, integrity, honesty, and human dignity. Celebrating its fifteenth year of helping people solve personal and profe...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Richmond Office (map)

Electrical Continuing Education: 2017 NEC Update Tuesday, October 15, 2019 5:00 - 9:00 p.m. ABC-Virginia is offering the 2017 NEC Update in order to accommodate Continuing Education requirements. The Individual License and Certification Regulations adopted by the Board for Contractors, Virginia Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation, on April 1, 2007 (18 VAC 50-30-120) provide that all individuals renewing a journeyman or masters license after December 1, 2007, shall be r...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Dulles Office (map)

CPR, AED & First Aid Certification October 16, 2019 4:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M. ABC – Virginia Chapter certifies hundreds of individuals each year in First-Aid and CPR/AED using the American Safety and Health Institute’s training content.  ABC-VA’s primary goal is to create confidence in its students' abilities to handle emergency situations. Our instructors provide clear explanations of the subject matter in a relaxed environment. Instructors focus on the imp...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Hampton Roads Office (map)

CPR, AED & First Aid Certification Thursday, October 17, 2019 08:30 A.M. - 12:30 P.M. ABC – Virginia Chapter certifies hundreds of individuals each year in First-Aid and CPR/AED using the American Safety and Health Institute’s training content.  ABC-VA’s primary goal is to create confidence in its students' abilities to handle emergency situations. Our instructors provide clear explanations of the subject matter in a relaxed environment. Instructors focus on the i...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Hampton Roads Office (map)

Electrical Continuing Education: 2014 NEC Update Thursday, October 17, 2019 5:00 P.M. - 9:00 p.m. Description ABC-Virginia is offering the 2014 NEC Update in order to accommodate Continuing Education requirements. The Individual License and Certification Regulations adopted by the Board for Contractors, Virginia Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation, on April 1, 2007 (18 VAC 50-30-120) provide that all individuals renewing a journeyman or masters license after Decemb...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Richmond Office (map)

OSHA 511 Occupational Safety and health standards for general industry October 21 - 24, 2019 8:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M. (Each DAy) This course covers OSHA Standards, policies, and procedures in general industry.  Topics include scope and application of the OSHA General Industry Standards, general industry principles and special emphasis on those areas in general industry which are most hazardous.  Upon course completion students will have the ability to define general industry te...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Hampton Roads Office (map)

OSHA 5410: - Occupational Safety and Health Standards for the Maritime Industry October 21 - 25, 2019 8:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.m. (Each Day) This course is designed for all people working in the Maritime Industry who want to learn more about workplace safety and health recognition. Special emphasis is placed on areas in the Maritime Industry that are the most hazardous, using the OSHA 29 CFR 1915, 1917, and 1918 Standards as a resource. Upon completion of this course, participants will be a...


Neptune's Park (map)

  Young Leaders JT Walk Saturday, October 5, 2019 9:00 A.M. Walk with ABC-VA members on Saturday, October 5th for JT Walk.  Why We Walk Josh Thompson was a fun-loving surfer, husband and father of two when he was first diagnosed with ALS. Ever since, his friends and family have been determined to help him fight back. Twelve years ago, they started the annual JT Walk to raise money and awareness for ALS research. Along the way, they made our cit...


Belle Haven Country Club (map)

ABC-VA Fall Golf Classic Monday, October 21, 2019 Registration: 11:00 A.M. Tee Time: 12:30 P.M. This event is sold out! Join ABC Virginia at the beautiful Belle Haven Country Club for our annual Fall Golf Classic. Establish and build relationships with members new and old while enjoying a full day on the golf course together! •Multiple Winners •Closest to Pin Contests •Longest Drive Contests •Superb Networking •Exceptional Prizes •...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Richmond Office (map)

 The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, Dr. Stephen R. Covey Tuesday, October 22 & Wednesday, October 23, 2019 Class begins 8:00 A.M. both days “Stephen R. Covey's book, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People®, has been a top-seller for the simple reason that it ignores trends and pop psychology for proven principles of fairness, integrity, honesty, and human dignity. Celebrating its fifteenth year of helping people solve personal and profes...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Dulles Office (map)

Project Managers' Academy October 23 - 25, 2019 See Schedule Below This three-day intensive program is geared toward Project Managers who are looking to improve their skills in the day-to-day management of successful construction projects and the leadership of today’s construction team. Students will sharpen their estimating, resource control, contract administration, scheduling, and management skills through case studies and group exercises facilitated by three of our industr...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Richmond Office (map)

Gas Fitter Continuing Education: IFGC Update Wednesday, October 23, 2019 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. This course has been approved by the Board for Contractors, Virginia Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation, as meeting the continuing education requirements for licensed gas fitter tradesmen (journeyman and masters), in accordance with the provisions of 18 VAC 50-30-120. . Students are required to bring their own 2015 IFGC book. Investment Members: $65 Non-Membe...


Chrysler Museum (map)

6th Annual Excellence in Construction Awards Wednesday, October 23, 2019 6:00 P.M. - 9:00 P.M. The Excellence in Construction Awards recognizes and celebrates outstanding projects and individuals from ABC-VA Central Virginia and Hampton Roads members. The awards competition serves to raise the level of construction standards throughout the industry by recognizing the workmanship of those who contribute and by showcasing the results of their dedication. By honoring the...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Hampton Roads Office (map)

BLUEPRINT READING 101 COURSE BEGINS OCTOBER 24, 2019 2:00 P.M. - 5:00 P.M. (EACH SESSION)   Enhance your personal and professional value by enrolling in ABC-VA's Blueprint Reading 101 for the Construction Industry. This comprehensive course is structured for the beginner and covers all phases of a construction project. Participants will discuss the phases of construction including site, landscape, architectural, structural, mechanical, plumbing, and ...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Hampton Roads Office (map)

OSHA 2264: Permit-Required Confined Space Entry October 28 - 30, 2019 8:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M. This course covers the safety and health hazards associated with permit-required confined space entry.  Course topics include recognition of confined space hazards, identification of permit and non-permit required confined spaces, use of instrumentation to evaluate atmospheric hazards, ventilation techniques, development and implementation of a confined space program, proper signage, and tra...


Old Forge Sporting Clays (map)

Monday, October 28, 2019 Morning Session: 9:00 A.M. - 11:30 A.M. Lunch: 11:30 A.M. - 1:00 P.M. Afternoon Session: 1:00 P.M. - 3:30 P.M. Post Event Networking Session: 4:00 P.M. - 5:00 P.M. New this year – Shoot Off at the Wobble! Morning and Afternoon Shoot Off. All shooters will be grouped in teams of four.  If you do not have a foursome, you will be grouped by ABC. You must supply your own gun (limited guns).Ammunition is provided. Shooters must indicate type. Limited ...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Richmond Office (map)

Lunch & Learn: Revenue Recognition presented by meadows urquhart acree & cook, llp wednesday, October 30, 2019 11:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.   NEW ACCOUNTING STANDARDS UPDATE The application of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) can always be a challenge. Never more so when the accounting world’s standard setting body, the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) issues a new Accounting Standards Update (ASU). 2019 sees a significant update to be implement...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Hampton Roads Office (map)

Confined Space Train the Trainer October 31, 2019 8:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M. This Trainer Course in Permit-Required Confined Spaces is recommended for inspectors, auditors, safety and health professionals and those personnel responsible for writing, auditing, or training employees with an active role in permit space entry. This course was developed and designed to educate participants to train about all aspects of 29 CFR 1910.146. Prerequisite: In order to attend this course you must have com...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Hampton Roads Office (map)

SUBMITTAL MANAGEMENT SEMINAR Thursday, October 31, 2019 11:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.   Learn to correctly complete the submittals process ensuring on-time and in budget construction. This seminar will provide information on the responsibilities of suppliers, subcontractors, general contractors, architects, and engineers. Attendees will learn how to create proper submittal packages from start to finish using contract documents as well as learn key details that can save the company time ...


The Omni Homestead Resort (map)

ABC-VA's Annual Strategic Planning Conference November 1 - 2, 2019 Come and have a hand in mapping out ABC-Virginia's future at the beautiful Omni Homestead Resort in Hot Springs, Virginia.We’ll review our strategic plan and discuss issues and areas of effort ABC Virginia needs to focus on in the years ahead. The conference begins on Friday, Nov. 1 at 1:00 pm and the work portion ends Saturday, Nov. 2 around noon. Arrive early or stay an extra day to enjoy the finest of hospital...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Dulles Office (map)

CPR, AED & First Aid Certification November 2, 2019 8:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.m. ABC – Virginia Chapter certifies hundreds of individuals each year in First-Aid and CPR/AED using the American Safety and Health Institute’s training content.  ABC-VA’s primary goal is to create confidence in its students' abilities to handle emergency situations. Our instructors provide clear explanations of the subject matter in a relaxed environment. Instructors focus on the im...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Richmond Office (map)

OSHA 502 - Update for Construction Industry Outreach Trainers November 4 - 6, 2019 8:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M. (Each DAy) This course is designed for Outreach Training Program trainers who have completed OSHA #500 Trainer Course in Occupational Safety and Health Standards for the Construction Industry and are authorized trainers in the OSHA Outreach Training Program.  The course provides an update on OSHA Construction Standards, policies, and regulations.Upon course completion ...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Dulles Office (map)

First Aid, CPR & AED Trainer the Trainer - National Safety Council November 4 - 6, 2019 8:30 A.M. - 3:30 P.M. (Each Session) National Safety Council’s First Aid Institute is an internationally recognized authority on first aid procedures and CPR & AED Instruction. Both programs are recognized by Federal OSHA and Maryland Occupational Safety & Health (MOSH). CPR programs comply with the latest guidelines as outlined by the American Heart Association. When we updated ou...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Richmond Office (map)

CPR, AED & First Aid Certification Monday, November 4, 2019 8:30 A.M. - 12:30 P.M.   ABC – Virginia Chapter certifies hundreds of individuals each year in First-Aid and CPR/AED using the American Safety and Health Institute’s training content.  ABC-VA’s primary goal is to create confidence in its students' abilities to handle emergency situations. Our instructors provide clear explanations of the subject matter in a relaxed environment. Instructors...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Richmond Office (map)

Infection Control Risk Assessment - Certified Healthcare Manager (CCHM) Wednesday, November 6, 2019 8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M. The CICTI Manager Certification Program is intended for Project Management, Superintendents, Estimators and those directly involved with ICRA implementation. This 8-hour course begins by emphasizing the core concepts of Infection Control; what is Infection Control and why should we be concerned. The course then moves into planning, budgeting, design and maintena...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Hampton Roads Office (map)

CPR, AED & First Aid Certification Wednesday, November 6, 2019 08:30 A.M. - 12:30 P.M. ABC – Virginia Chapter certifies hundreds of individuals each year in First-Aid and CPR/AED using the American Safety and Health Institute’s training content.  ABC-VA’s primary goal is to create confidence in its students' abilities to handle emergency situations. Our instructors provide clear explanations of the subject matter in a relaxed environment. Instructors focus on the ...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Richmond Office (map)

HVAC Continuing Education: IMC Update Wednesday, November 6, 2019 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. This course has been approved by the Board for Contractors, Virginia Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation, as meeting the continuing education requirements for licensed HVAC tradesmen (journeyman and masters), in accordance with the provisions of 18 VAC 50-30-120. Students are required to bring their own 2015 IMC book.  Investment Members: $65 Non-Members: $98&n...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Dulles Office (map)

  Construction Quality Management (CQM) Thursday, November 7, 2019 7:30 A.M. - 5:00 p.M.  The Construction Quality Management course offers prospective QC Managers and Administrators the opportunity to satisfy the CQM-C training requirements specified in most USACE and NAVFAC construction contracts. This course must be taken and the final test must be passed by any person aspiring to be the QC Manager/Administrator or alternate. The Contractors Quality Con...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Dulles Office (map)

Lift Truck Train the Trainer Thursday, November 7, 2019 8:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M. This brand new OSHA compliant, comprehensive program covers every aspect of lift truck training and any operator, at every level of experience will benefit from the course. At this time, any person that needs to re-certify must attend a class.  WHAT WILL YOU LEARN? • OSHA Powered Industrial Truck Standard 1910.178 and 1926.602 compliance • How to evaluate operators’ perf...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Dulles Office (map)

OSHA 10-HOUR COURSE  Safety training is a necessity in this industry and knowing OSHA regulations ensures job-site safety and prevents mishaps and OSHA fines. The OSHA 10-Hour Course combines important textual information with relevant, real-life examples from the field and video presentations. Enroll and learn OSHA regulations, and receive your OSHA 10-Hour completion card. The course is limited so please register today to guarantee yourself a spot. KEY TAKEAWAYs -Learn how OSHA reg...


Maggiano's (map)

Update on What's Happening in Virginia Thursday, November 7, 2019 11:30 A.M. - 1:00 P.M. Return to an old favorite of ABC members.  Learn about what's happening in Virginia over a delicious lunch at Maggiano's. Location Maggiano's Little Italy 2001 International Dr, McLean, VA 22102   Cost $63 per person   Sponsorship Opportunities Lunch Sponsor: $500 (Includes 1 ticket and sign displayed with company logo) E-mail Maureen Nan...


Bowl America Short Pump (map)

ANNUAL MEMBER BOWLING TOURNAMENT Thursday, November 7, 2019 5:30 P.M. - 8:00 P.M. Join us for our annual Bowling Tournament at Bowl America Short Pump! Registration & Cancellation Deadline November 1, 2019 Cost $50 per person Location Bowl America, Short Pump 4400 Pouncey Tract Road Glen Allen, VA 23060 Contact Kate Bossard


ABC-VA Training Facility - Richmond Office (map)

   Construction Quality Management (CQM) Monday, November 4, 2019 7:15 A.M. - 5:00 P.M. Do you want to become more competitive handling government contracts? Do you want to deliver quality, increase repeat business, and maintain your reputation, all while making a profit? If these things are important to you then enroll in Construction Quality Management (CQM) for Contractors, brought to you by ABC-Virginia, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), and the Naval Fa...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Dulles Office (map)

  MONDAYS BEGINNING NOVEMBER 11 4:00 P.M. - 7:00 P.M. (EACH SESSION) SEE SCHEDULE BELOW Learn how to find specific information by interpreting elevations, sections and details. The major focus of this course is learning how to move around plans. Participants will learn to establish where to begin their search for elevations, sections and details concerning specific topics. This course is for participants who already have the basic...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Dulles Office (map)

OSHA 30-HOUR COURSE  Safety training is a necessity in this industry and knowing OSHA regulations ensures job-site safety and prevents mishaps and OSHA fines. The OSHA 30-Hour Course combines important textual information with relevant, real-life examples from the field and video presentations. Enroll and learn OSHA regulations, and receive your OSHA 30-Hour completion card. The course is limited so please register today to guarantee yourself a spot. KEY TAKEAWAYS  Learn how OSH...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Hampton Roads Office (map)

Construction Quality Management (CQM) Tuesday, November 12, 2019 7:30 am - 5:00 pm Do you want to become more competitive handling government contracts? Do you want to deliver quality, increase repeat business, and maintain your reputation, all while making a profit? If these things are important to you then enroll in Construction Quality Management (CQM) for Contractors, brought to you by ABC-Virginia, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), and the Naval Facilities Eng...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Richmond Office (map)

HVAC Master / Journeyman Prep Course Tuesday, November 12, 2019 5 sessions every Tuesday through Tuesday, December 10th 5:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M. (Each Session)   This course is designed to prepare HVAC technicians to sit for the Virginia journeyman and masters licensing exams. This course is not to explain the IMC, rather, it is to teach individuals how to utilize the IMC to increase success on their licensing test. The instructor will review the sections of the Masters/ Journeyman ...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Hampton Roads Office (map)

Lunch & Learn: Construction Contractors and Certified Payroll Compliance Wednesday, November 13, 2019 11:30 A.M. - 1:30 P.M. Federal Contractors are often left uncertain about the requirements of prevailing wage laws and failure to comply with the requirements can have consequences for their companies. More times than not, this is simply due to a lack of training and/or being properly informed on Davis Bacon rules and regulations. For many, meeting the reporting requirements as...


The Glass Spot (map)

  Ladies' Night Glass Blowing Joint Event with  Wednesday, November 13, 2019 6:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M. Join the ladies of ABC Virginia and NAWIC for a fun night of glass blowing at The Glass Spot. Get to know fellow members and ladies in the industry while creating beautiful blown glass.     Cost $45 per person Location The Glass Spot 2306 N Lombardy St, Richmond, VA 23220 Contact Kate Bossard


ABC-VA Training Facility - Richmond Office (map)

Plumbing Continuing Education: IPC Update Wednesday, November 13, 2019 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. This course has been approved by the Board for Contractors, Virginia Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation, as meeting the continuing education requirements for licensed plumbing tradesmen (journeyman and masters), in accordance with the provisions of 18 VAC 50-30-120. Students are required to bring their own 2015 IPC book.   Investment Members: $65 Non-Mem...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Hampton Roads Office (map)

November 14, 2019 11:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M. Learning how to successfully close out a project is an essential aspect of this business. Each student will leave with the skills and confidence to create and implement a logical process and an efficient  environment that will promote a complete close-out. This seminar is for administrative employees, superintendents, and project managers of general contractors and specialty contractors.  ...


ABC-VA Training Facility - Dulles Office (map)

EM 385: Construction Safety Hazard Awareness Course for Contractors November 18 - 22, 2019 (5 Sessions) 7:30 A.M. - 4:30 P.M. This 40-hour class is designed specifically for contractors, military, and government employees, doing business with the US Navy, NAVFAC, US Army Corps of Engineers and other government agencies that require EM 385 training. Learn How to Effectively Submit: Accident Prevention Plan (APP): Learn how to properl...


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OSHA 5400: Trainer Course in Occupational Safety and Health Standards for the Maritime Industry November 18 - 21, 2019  8:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.m. This course is designed for personnel interested in teaching the OSHA 10- and 30-Hour Maritime Outreach courses. Special emphasis is placed on those topics that are required in the outreach program as well as on those areas that are the most hazardous. Various instructional approaches and the effective use of visual aids and handouts wil...


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CPR, AED & First Aid Certification Tuesday, November 19, 2019 08:30 A.M. - 12:30 P.M. ABC – Virginia Chapter certifies hundreds of individuals each year in First-Aid and CPR/AED using the American Safety and Health Institute’s training content.  ABC-VA’s primary goal is to create confidence in its students' abilities to handle emergency situations. Our instructors provide clear explanations of the subject matter in a relaxed environment. Instructors focus on the i...


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Electrical Continuing Education: 2017 NEC Update Tuesday, November 19, 2019 5:00 - 9:00 p.m. ABC-Virginia is offering the 2017 NEC Update in order to accommodate Continuing Education requirements. The Individual License and Certification Regulations adopted by the Board for Contractors, Virginia Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation, on April 1, 2007 (18 VAC 50-30-120) provide that all individuals renewing a journeyman or masters license after December 1, 2007, shall be ...


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   The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, Dr. Stephen R. Covey Wednesday, November 20 & Thursday, November 21, 2019 Class Begins 8:00 A.M. (Both Days) “Stephen R. Covey's book, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People®, has been a top-seller for the simple reason that it ignores trends and pop psychology for proven principles of fairness, integrity, honesty, and human dignity. Celebrating its fifteenth year of helping people solve personal a...


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CPR, AED & First Aid Certification November 20, 2019 4:00 P.m. - 8:00 P.m. ABC – Virginia Chapter certifies hundreds of individuals each year in First-Aid and CPR/AED using the American Safety and Health Institute’s training content.  ABC-VA’s primary goal is to create confidence in its students' abilities to handle emergency situations. Our instructors provide clear explanations of the subject matter in a relaxed environment. Instructors focus on the im...


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Gas Fitter Continuing Education: IFGC Update Wednesday, November 20, 2019 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. This course has been approved by the Board for Contractors, Virginia Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation, as meeting the continuing education requirements for licensed gas fitter tradesmen (journeyman and masters), in accordance with the provisions of 18 VAC 50-30-120. . Students are required to bring their own 2015 IFGC book. Investment Members: $65 Non-Memb...


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November 21, 2019 11:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M. Scheduling is a critical portion of any construction project. Using the correct scheduling techniques is crucial for creating and maintaining an accurate construction schedule. Learning the fundamentals of schedules and how to create a schedule, how to read a schedule and how to put a schedule to use will help ensure a successful project. We will touch on the all aspects of scheduling and create a sample schedule for a project in the classroom. S...


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Electrical Continuing Education: 2014 NEC Update Thursday, November 21, 2019 5:00 P.M. - 9:00 p.m. Description ABC-Virginia is offering the 2014 NEC Update in order to accommodate Continuing Education requirements. The Individual License and Certification Regulations adopted by the Board for Contractors, Virginia Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation, on April 1, 2007 (18 VAC 50-30-120) provide that all individuals renewing a journeyman or masters license after Decem...


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Infection Control Risk Assessment - Certified Healthcare Worker (CCHW) Thursday, November 7, 2019 7:00 A.M. - 11:00 A.M. OR 1:00 P.M. - 5:00 P.M. This 4-hour program is intended to train the boots on the ground - where the real risks can be effectively managed or completely ignored. A given project may be managed by the best General Contractor with the most qualified subcontractors; but, it only takes one person to drop the ball and place the entire project's success in jeopard...