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NEW Digital Marketing Master Course
(5 credits)

Oregon builder and contractor education courses for social media and online marketing.

To gain a better understanding of digital marketing in the key areas of effective website design, online reputation management, social media marketing, paid advertising, and email marketing.

There are 5 classes which make up this master course.

  • Effective Contractor Website Design
  • Online Reputation Management
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Paid Digital Advertising
  • Email Marketing
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2017 Residential and Energy Code Updates
(5 credits)

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This is a 5 CE Credit class for your CCB License. This course covers both 2017 Building Code updates as well as the 2017 Energy Code updates.

This Package covers:

  • 2017 Oregon Residential Key Code Changes
  • 2017 Oregon Energy Code Changes
  • Current HVAC Codes and Efficiency Issues
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2017 Residential and Energy Code Updates
(8 credits)

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This is an 8 CE Credit class for your CCB License. This course covers both 2017 Building Code updates as well as the 2017 Energy Code updates. It also provides help solving Energy Code problems, current HVAC Codes and Efficiency, Home Performance Scores as well as information on Construction Law.

This Package covers:

  • 2017 Building Code Updates
  • 2017 Energy Code Updates
  • Solving Energy Code Problems
  • Current HVAC Codes and Efficiency Issues
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6 Steps to Create Your Business Plan (5 credits)

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Do you have a plan for your business? A clearly defined and well-executed plan is the cornerstone of any successful business. Without it, you’re flying blind. Instructor Sherry Jordon will walk you through a step-by-step process to create your own plan, customized to your business. You will evaluate and assess your strengths and opportunities; set benchmarks and targets; develop strategies; and create a step by step action plan that you can start working on today!

  • Instructor: Sherry Jordan, Northwest Coaching Group
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Package 1 Oregon Construction Code (5 credits)

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This online course provides an in-depth review of several sections of the Oregon Residential Specialty Code. These sections include Chapter 11 Requirements for Energy Efficiency; Appendix F Radon Mitigation; and Section R703 Exterior Wall Envelope requirements. The course is based on details of the code, providing illustrations of compliant building methods and the reason for the code. 

This Package covers up-to-date information in four topic areas:

  • Making Sense of the Energy Code
  • Solving Energy Code Problems
  • Radon Mitigation – Appendix F
  • Moisture Management – Wall Envelope Requirement
  • * You will also need the 3 Business Law course, available only from the CCB.
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Package 2 Building Business Basics (5 credits)

oregon contractor ce classes online. CCB credits. Created by Oregon Home Builders Association

This Package, plus the Business courses*, provides all the credits you will need to renew your license. It consists of a sequence of videos making it easy to complete your CCB education requirements online.

This Package covers up-to-date information in four topic areas:

  • Construction Law
  • Surety Fundamentals
  • Common OSHA Violations
  • Growing your Business Through Social Media
  • * You will also need the 3 Business Law course, available only from the CCB.
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Package 3 Building Science (8 credits)

Oregon contractor education courses / Home builder classes for CE Credits. Created by Oregon Home Builders Association

For contractors who have had their license for less than 6 years.This Package satisfies the requirement for all 8 hours of continuing education electives for contractors who have held a CCB license for less than 6 years. Easy to access, easy to watch and packed with the latest techniques in building science.

This Package includes classes on:

  • Designing for the Future
  • Durability and Water Management
  • Thermodynamics
  • Building Fundamentals
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Building Science Fundamentals

3 Hours Credit

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

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Complying with OSHA Safety Meeting/Committee Requirements

1 Hour Credit

This course will teach you how to comply with Oregon-OSHA’s Safety Committees and Safety Meetings rule. It will also provide you with resources to use in meeting the requirements of the rule.

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Construction Law

2 Hours Credit

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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Designing for the Future

2 Hours Credit

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 Credit

For construction contractors, designers, architects, and building officials. This course covers climate specific detailing essentials in constructing durable, long lasting homes. Flashing, moisture dynamics, current products and practices will all be outlined and detailed.

  • Instructor: Mark LaLiberte

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Effective Contractor Website Design (NEW)

1 Hour Credit

In today’s digital world, having an effective website is a must if you want to grow your business. Learn why you should have a website for your contracting business, current trends in the industry, and what to do next with specific best practices and recommendations.

  • Instructor: Tim Fahndrich, Third River Marketing

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Email Marketing (NEW)

1 Hour Credit

We’ve all heard the term, the “fortune is in the follow-up”. During this class, you’ll learn more about email marketing and why you should consider it for your business, current email marketing trends and consumer behavior, as well as specific recommendations on how to either get started or improve your existing email marketing campaigns.

  • Instructor: Tim Fahndrich, Third River Marketing

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Energy Code Compliance

1 Hour Credit

This course covers the energy code and highlights areas that most often require correction. It uses interviews with building inspectors and plan reviewers to describe from the code official’s point of view what parts of the code need better attention. It offers insights from inspectors on how to receive approvals and what to do when compliance is impractical.

  • Instructor: Howard Asch

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Home Energy Performance Scores

1 Hour Credit

This presentation discusses how home builders will use new Oregon regulations for Home Performance Scores to sell energy efficient houses and how buyers will use them to select their new homes. You will understand why scores are regulated, how scores are created, ways to improve a score, and how to use scores to set your construction apart from the rest.

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HVAC Codes and Efficiency

1 Hour Credit

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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Making Sense of the Energy Code

2 Hours Credit

This course provides a review of the Oregon Residential Specialty Code Chapter 11 requirements for energy efficiency.

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Mastering Sales and Marketing for Small Business

2 Hours Credit

This course is an exercise in identifying the most effective ways to market your company, products and services and even yourself.

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  • Instructor: Sherry Jordan, Northwest Coaching Group

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Moisture Management: Complying with the Exterior Wall Envelope Requirements

2 Hours Credit

This course explains the changes to the Oregon Residential Specialty Code R703.1 and the new requirements for constructing an enhanced drainage plane. The course reviews building practices that comply with the revised code language.

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Online Reputation Management (NEW)

1 Hour Credit

In today’s marketplace, many consumers make buying decisions based solely on online reviews. Learn why online reviews matter and how they impact the buyer’s journey, current trends and consumer behavior, and what to do next with specific best practices that will help you stand out in the market.

  • Instructor: Tim Fahndrich, Third River Marketing

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Oregon Construction Liens

1 Hour Credit

This online course provides an in-depth review of construction liens in Oregon.

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  • Instructor: Van White; Lawyer at Samuels Yoelin Kantor LLP

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2017 Oregon Energy Code Changes

1 Hour Credit

This is a 1 Credit Course. The goal of this course is to familiarize contractors with changes to Chapter 11, Energy Efficiency, that will affect them in the transition to the 2017 Oregon Residential Structures Code.

  • Instructor: Howard Asch

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2017 Oregon Residential Key Code Changes

1 Hour Credit

This is a 1 credit course. The goal of this course is to familiarize contractors with the code changes most likely to affect them in the transition to the 2017 Oregon Residential Structures Code and related plumbing, mechanical and electrical requirements.

  • Instructor: Howard Asch

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OSHA Jurisdiction and Top 10 Safety Violations

1 Hour Credit

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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Paid Digital Advertising (NEW)

1 Hour Credit

As digital marketing and social media continue to rapidly change, sites like Google and Facebook are increasingly pushing the need to “pay-to-play” to reach your target audience. During this class, you’ll learn more about current trends in digital advertising, why you may need to consider it for your business, and what to do next with specific best practices and recommendations.

  • Instructor: Tim Fahndrich, Third River Marketing

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Radon and the Code

1 Hour Credit

This course provides an in depth review of the requirements for radon resistant construction as detailed in the Oregon Residential Specialty Code appendix F.

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    Social Media Marketing (Updated)

    1 Hour Credit

    Social media has massively impacted the way we communicate with each other. During this class, you’ll gain a better understanding social media marketing and how it all starts with great content, current trends and consumer behavior that are affecting your business right now, and specific best practices and recommendations to help you grow your business with social media.

    • Instructor: Tim Fahndrich, Third River Marketing

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    Thermodynamics, Air Sealing, and R-Values

    2 Hours Credit

    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 Credit

    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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    REFRESHER: EPA Approved ONLINE Refresher Course

    EPA Approved ONLINE Refresher Course

    Online Refresher Course

    This is an EPA approved Lead Renovator RRP REFRESHER course. In order to take this course, you must have already taken a Lead Renovator RRP INITIAL Course. The course must be completed prior to your expiration date on your current certificate.

    • Your refresher certification will be good for 3 years from completion.
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    INITIAL: Lead Safe Renovation, Repair & Painting (RRP)

    5 Credits Course

    For anyone who does work for compensation on homes or child occupied facilities built prior to 1978. Under new EPA rules, contractors performing work that disturbs paint in homes built prior to 1978 must be certified in lead safe work practices. This course meets part of the requirement for EPA Lead Paint Renovator training.

    This online course is part of the 8 Hour Initial Course. It is not the Refresher course. See panel to the left for Refresher Course.

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    Building Exterior Shell Training (BEST)

    3 Hours Core Credit

    This course is only for licenses with renewal dates prior to 2014. For contractors and people in the building industry interested in building better, more durable homes.

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    Moisture Management: Complying with the Exterior Wall Envelope Requirements

    2 Hours Core Codes Credit

    This course explains the changes to the Oregon Residential Specialty Code R703.1 and the new requirements for constructing an enhanced drainage plane. The course reviews building practices that comply with the revised code language.

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