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Blueprint Reading 102 8/13 NV

Blueprint Reading 102 8/13 NV

BLUEPRINT READING 102
Begins Tuesday, August 13, 2024  |  4:00PM – 7:00PM
This course is designed to advance those with the fundamental skills and theories from the basic blueprint reading class (Blueprint 101) that is essential for print reading experience in heavy commercial construction. The textbook and actual project drawings used for this course present and reinforce the concepts of elements commonly found on prints of large structures.

The topics to be covered in these sessions include, but are not limited to, the following:
• Working Drawings and Drawing Concepts
• Types of Construction
• Specifications
• Sitework
• Structural Steel Construction
• Reinforced Concrete Construction
• Mechanical and Electrical Systems
• Finish Construction
• Trade Competency Tests and Review Questions

SCHEDULE
Eight-Day Program:
August 13, 20, 27
September 3, 10, 17, 24
October 1
4:00PM-7:00PM

COST
Member – $370
Non-Member – $540
Includes textbooks and blueprints

SUBSTITUTION/CANCELLATION POLICY
Substitutions are welcome at any time if the originally registered individual can no longer attend. Please note that a reservation constitutes a financial commitment unless cancellations are made 48 hours in advance.

Questions?
Contact Shaye Currie

Crew Leadership 2/8 NV

Crew Leadership 2/8 NV

CREW LEADERSHIP
Begins Thursday, February 8, 2024  |  4:00PM – 7:00PM
Embark on a journey to redefine the landscape of construction leadership! Whether you refer to them as crew leaders, foremen, or field supervisors, their role is the heartbeat of project success. Join us for an immersive experience that transcends traditional training, shaping front-line supervisors into strategic project maestros.

What to Expect:

  • Leadership Alchemy: Refine leadership skills that go beyond the ordinary.
  • Communication Wizardry: Master the art of effective communication, both within the team and with clients.
  • Motivation Mastery: Ignite motivation that fuels exceptional project outcomes.
  • Safety as a Culture: Immerse yourself in safety regulations and learn how crew leaders can champion safety on-site.
  • Cost Control Magic: Demystify cost estimating, budgeting, and resource control for optimized project success.
  • Project Maestro Toolkit: Equip yourself with problem-solving prowess and decision-making finesse.

Learning Objectives:
• Leadership Skills
• Communications
• Motivation
• Team Building
• Problem Solving and Decision Making
• Safety Regulations
• Crew Leader Involvement in Safety
• Promoting Safety
• Project Control and Delivery Systems
• Cost Estimating and Budgeting
• Planning Process and Resources
• Scheduling
• Cost Control
• Resource Control
• Production and Productivity

SCHEDULE
Five-session Course
February 8, 15, 22, 29 & March 7, 2024 (Thursdays)
4:00PM – 7:00PM

LOCATION
ABC-VA Northern Virginia Training Facility
42680 Trade West Drive, Dulles, VA 20166

COST
Members: $300
Non-Members: $450

SUBSTITUTION/CANCELLATION POLICY
Substitutions are welcome at any time if the originally registered individual(s) can no longer attend. Please note: a reservation constitutes a financial commitment unless cancellations are made 48 hours before the training.

Questions?
Contact Shaye Currie

Crew Leadership 2/1 CV

Crew Leadership 2/1 CV

CREW LEADERSHIP
Begins Thursday, February 1, 2024  |  5:00PM – 8:00PM
Embark on a journey to redefine the landscape of construction leadership! Whether you refer to them as crew leaders, foremen, or field supervisors, their role is the heartbeat of project success. Join us for an immersive experience that transcends traditional training, shaping front-line supervisors into strategic project maestros.

What to Expect:

  • Leadership Alchemy: Refine leadership skills that go beyond the ordinary.
  • Communication Wizardry: Master the art of effective communication, both within the team and with clients.
  • Motivation Mastery: Ignite motivation that fuels exceptional project outcomes.
  • Safety as a Culture: Immerse yourself in safety regulations and learn how crew leaders can champion safety on-site.
  • Cost Control Magic: Demystify cost estimating, budgeting, and resource control for optimized project success.
  • Project Maestro Toolkit: Equip yourself with problem-solving prowess and decision-making finesse.

Learning Objectives:
• Leadership Skills
• Communications
• Motivation
• Team Building
• Problem Solving and Decision Making
• Safety Regulations
• Crew Leader Involvement in Safety
• Promoting Safety
• Project Control and Delivery Systems
• Cost Estimating and Budgeting
• Planning Process and Resources
• Scheduling
• Cost Control
• Resource Control
• Production and Productivity

SCHEDULE
Five-session Course
February 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29, 2024 (Thursdays)
5:00PM – 8:00PM

LOCATION
ABC-VA Central Virginia Training Facility
1600 East Parham Road, Richmond, VA 23228

COST
Members: $300
Non-Members: $450

SUBSTITUTION/CANCELLATION POLICY
Substitutions are welcome at any time if the originally registered individual(s) can no longer attend. Please note: a reservation constitutes a financial commitment unless cancellations are made 48 hours before the training.

Questions?
Contact Kristen Altermatt

Blueprint Reading 101 10/15 NV

Blueprint Reading 101 10/15 NV

BLUEPRINT READING 101
Begins Tuesday, October 15, 2024  |  4:00PM – 7:00PM

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 electrical.

All employees in the construction industry can benefit from this course.  Knowing and understanding the blueprint language is a highly marketable skill and will make anyone an invaluable resource to their company.

SCHEDULE
Eight-Day Program:
October 15, 22, 29
November 5, 12, 19
December 3, 10
4:00PM-7:00PM

COST
Member – $370
Non-Member – $540
Includes textbooks and blueprints

SUBSTITUTION/CANCELLATION POLICY
Substitutions are welcome at any time if the originally registered individual can no longer attend. Please note that a reservation constitutes a financial commitment unless cancellations are made 48 hours in advance.

Questions?
Contact Shaye Currie