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6 Steps to Create Your Business Plan

5 hours Continuing Education Credits

Do you have a plan for your business? A clearly defined and well-executed plan is the cornerstone of any successful business.

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  • Instructor: Sherry Jordan, Northwest Coaching Group
  • This NEW class meets the 5 Hour Series A requirement.
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Bookkeeping for Contractors

2 hours Continuing Education Credits

For construction business owners looking for an introductory or refresher course in bookkeeping.

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Building Exterior Shell Training (BEST)

3 hours Continuing Education Credits

For contractors and people in the building industry interested in building better, more durable homes

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Building Failures: Moisture Related Issues with Brick & Stone Veneers

2 hours Continuing Education Credits

This class will cover the customer reported failures on homes with brick and/or stone exterior veneer cladding. Attendees will learn how to address issues, recognize primary contributing factors of moisture issues, how issues arise and solutions to remedy/prevent problems for new and existing homes.

  • Instructor: Joe Nagan, Home Building Technology Services
  • WI Department of Safety & Professional Services Approved
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Building Science Fundamentals

3 hours Continuing Education Credits

For contractors and people in the building industry interested in building better, more durable homes.

For contractors and people in the building industry interested in building better, more durable homes.

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Construction Law

2 hours Continuing Education Credits

This informative course on Residential Construction Law covers three construction specific topics including Green Projects.

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  • Instructor: William Joseph, Partner, Dunn Carney Allen Higgins and Tongue LLP

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Contracts, Customers and Change Orders

2 hours Continuing Education Credits

This class will cover new home construction and remodeling issues. It will focus on Home Construction and Remodeling contracts.

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  • Instructor: Robert Procter, J.D., attorney, Axley Brynelson LLP
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Dew Point For Dummies

2 hours Continuing Education Credits

Dew Point For Dummies. Do you understand the behavior of moist air under various temperature and humidity conditions? Psychrometrics can make most people dizzy but Joe will give you a simplified explanation you can use the next time your customer asks, Why is there moisture on my window?

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  • Instructor: Joe Nagan, Home Building Technology Services
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Designing for the Future

2 hours Continuing Education Credits

This presentation will cover the building science essentials of how buildings function in relation to building codes and energy efficiency standards.

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Durability & Water Management

2 hours Continuing Education Credits

This course covers climate specific detailing essentials in constructing durable, long lasting homes.

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The Good, Bad, and Ugly of Home Construction

2 hours Continuing Education Credits

This class looks at photos of homes that have created problems for builders and building inspectors alike.

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  • Instructor: Leroy Stublaski, Architecture Plus LLC
  • Length of Course: Approximately 2 hours
  • WI Department of Safety & Professional Services Approved
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How to Run a Home Building Business

2 hours Continuing Education Credits

Eliminate the trial and error of starting a business.

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  • Instructor: Mark Etrheim, MasterCraft Homes Inc.
  • WI Department of Safety & Professional Services Approved
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HVAC Codes and Efficiency

1 hour Continuing Education Credits

The HVAC Codes and Efficiency course will inform the student of residential code requirements and good building practices which lead to quality energy efficient construction.

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  • Instructor: Howard Asch, Oregon Home Builders Association

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Introduction to QuickBooks

2 hours Continuing Education Credits

For construction business owners looking for information on using QuickBooks for their accounting software.

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IRS Audits are Coming! Are You Ready!

2 hours Continuing Education Credits

For construction business owners looking to understand the IRS and the basics of what is and isn’t allowed under the IRS tax code.

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Mastering Sales and Marketing for Small Business

2 hours Continuing Education Credits

For business owners looking to improve their Sales and Marketing skills.

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  • Instructor: Sherry Jordon, Northwest Coaching Group
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OSHA Jurisdiction and Top 10 Safety Violations

1 hour Continuing Education Credits

Don’t be left unaware! This informative course reviews OSHA’s inspection jurisdiction. Even if you have no employees, some OSHA rules may still apply.

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  • Instructor: David Davidson, Oregon Home Builders Association

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Thermodynamics, Air Sealing, and R-Values

2 hours Continuing Education Credits

For construction contractors, designers, architects, and building officials. This course covers the physics of heat-flow and the effects on the house system when homes are built tighter.

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Understanding Your Surety Bond

1 hour Continuing Education Credits

You will learn everything you need to know about surety bonds including how to save money on your next bond purchase!

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  • Instructor: Corban Enns, Surety Solutions

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Using Social Media to Grow Your Business

1 hour Continuing Education Credits

Go where your customers are! Social Media is the #1 activity on the internet. One out of every 7 minutes spent online is spent on Facebook. If you’re not using Social Media to grow your business, you’re missing out!

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  • Instructor: Tim Fahndrich, Third River Marketing

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