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Upcoming Education

November 2014


DateCourseLocationDisciplineCredits
33 Ways to Achieve a Continuous Rigid Insulation Air Barrier System to Increase ProfitsOnlineMasonry Products1
5Ordering and Installing Smarter with BIMOnlineGeneral1
12Masonry Inspection & TestingOnlineCodes & Standards1.5
14Job Site SchedulingPhoenix, AZQuality Assurance Best Practices3
14Masonry RoboticsPhoenix, AZGeneral1.5
14Masonry Wall Bracing SeminarPhoenix, AZSafety4
14Productivity with Mobile DevicesPhoenix, AZGeneral1.5
14Silica UpdatePhoenix, AZSafety1.5
19Same-Sex HarassmentOnlineEthics & Business Practices1
21Overview of Masonry Special Inspection, Codes and Standards (NCMCA Mod 7)Greensboro, NCCodes & Standards6
26Building Information Modeling for Masonry (BIM-M): November 2014 UpdateOnlineGeneral1

December 2014


DateCourseLocationDisciplineCredits
3Methods of Improving Stone Masonry Cavity Wall ConstructionOnlineMasonry Products1
10Efflorescence Causes and SolutionsOnlineGeneral1
17Masonry Repair and Restoration TechniquesOnlineMasonry Products3

February 2015


DateCourseLocationDisciplineCredits
1-2Masonry Foreman Development CourseLas Vegas, NVEthics & Business Practices16
2Construction Boot Camp for Field Leaders—Four Corners of Field Leadership ExcellenceLas Vegas , NVEthics & Business Practices8
2Employee Problems—Not on My WatchLas Vegas , NVEthics & Business Practices1.5
2Essential Parts to a Successful Estimating SystemLas Vegas, NVBidding Practices3
2Field Issues in Residential Brick Veneer: How to Avoid Common ProblemsLas Vegas, NVMasonry Products1.5
2From the Field to the Bid Room—How to Compete with Large Scale ProjectsLas Vegas , NVBidding Practices1.5
2Human Resources for MasonsLas Vegas, NVQuality Assurance Best Practices2
2Job Site SchedulingLas Vegas, NVQuality Assurance Best Practices3
2Leadership and Management: Be Successful by Knowing the DifferenceLas Vegas , NVEthics & Business Practices1.5
2Masonry Engineering 101: Designing Reinforced MasonryLas Vegas , NVCodes & Standards1.5
2Masonry Repair and Resoration Techniques for Historic BuildingsLas Vegas , NVMasonry Products1.5
2OSHA's Top 10 Citations and How to Avoid ThemLas Vegas , NVSafety1.5
2Quality Assurance for MasonryLas Vegas, NVQuality Assurance Best Practices2
2The Keys to Successful NegotiationLas Vegas , NVEthics & Business Practices1.5
2Train-the-Trainer: Aerial and Scissor Lifts Las Vegas, NVSafety4
2Train-the-Trainer: Construction ForkliftsLas Vegas , NVSafety4
2Winning Communication Skills that Produce ResultsLas Vegas , NVEthics & Business Practices1.5
2-3Advanced Masonry EstimatingLas Vegas, NVBidding Practices16
2-3OSHA 10-Hour Construction Safety for Concrete/Masonry ConstructionLas Vegas , NVSafety10
3Change Orders & Claims—Winning the Battles Without Losing the WarLas Vegas, NVEthics & Business Practices1.5
3Construction Boot Camp for Foreman & Supervisors—Becoming a Strategic Thinker & PlannerLas Vegas , NVEthics & Business Practices8
3Control Workers Compensation Cost Now!Las Vegas , NVSafety1.5
3Estimate Accurate Job Costs—Know Your Labor, Equipment, Overhead & ProfitLas Vegas, NVBidding Practices1.5
3How to Build & Grow a Construction Company That Always Makes a Profit!Las Vegas, NVEthics & Business Practices3
3How to Increase Profitability by Creating Simple, Effective SystemsLas Vegas , NVEthics & Business Practices1.5
3Masonry Cleaning: Update on New Materials and MethodsLas Vegas , NVMasonry Products1.5
3Networking Round Table DiscussionsLas Vegas, NVEthics & Business Practices3
3The Not-So-Secret Sauce: 9 Essentials of Business SuccessLas Vegas, NVEthics & Business Practices3
3Time Management Tips and Techniques for Maximum EffectivenessLas Vegas, NVEthics & Business Practices1.5
3Train-the-Trainer: Pendant Overhead CraneLas Vegas , NVSafety4
3Train-the-Trainer: Rigging and SignalingLas Vegas , NVSafety4
3Troubleshooting Masonry Cracks and MovementLas Vegas , NVMasonry Products3
4Alternate Fall Protection Safety Plans for Residential Foundations Las Vegas , NVSafety1.5
4Cash Flow Management and Getting PaidLas Vegas, NVEthics & Business Practices3
4Change Orders & Claims—Winning the Battles Without Losing the WarLas Vegas, NVEthics & Business Practices1.5
4Construction Boot Camp for Project Leaders—Field and Project Management Systems that WorkLas Vegas, NVEthics & Business Practices8
4Construction Boot Camp for Project Leaders—Field and Project Management Systems that WorkLas Vegas , NVEthics & Business Practices8
4Find, Hire and Retain Self-Motivated WorkersLas Vegas , NVEthics & Business Practices1.5
4How to Prepare for the Affordable Care Act plus Other Fun Stuff to Worry AboutLas Vegas , NVEthics & Business Practices1.5
4Increasing Job Site Productivity—A Fifteen-Point ProgramLas Vegas , NVEthics & Business Practices3
4Jobsite Responsibilities During Concrete Placement per ASME B30.27Las Vegas , NVMasonry Products1.5
4Marketing Research 101 for ContractorsLas Vegas , NVEthics & Business Practices1.5
4Preventing and Handling EfflorescenceLas Vegas , NVGeneral3
5Building Quality Weather-Resistant MasonryLas Vegas , NVMasonry Products3
5Estimating is from Venus; Financials are from MarsLas Vegas, NVBidding Practices1.5
5Evaluate and Improve Your Project Estimating, Scheduling, and Control SystemsLas Vegas , NVBidding Practices1.5
5How to Build a Strategic Plan for your Small to Mid-sized BusinessLas Vegas, NVEthics & Business Practices3
5How to Establish Teamwork on Every Crew and JobLas Vegas , NVEthics & Business Practices1.5
5Immigration Reform and I-9 Compliance for the Construction EmployerLas Vegas , NVEthics & Business Practices1.5
5LEAN Construction Principles: How to Integrate Clean, Simple and Profitable ToolsLas Vegas, NVEthics & Business Practices3
5Masonry Wall Bracing Seminar (Hands-on)Las Vegas, NVSafety3
5Preventative Maintenance, Problem Diagnosis and Repair of Modern MasonryLas Vegas , NVMasonry Products1.5
5Scaffold Plank Identification & Inspection ProcessesLas Vegas , NVSafety1.5
625 Down-and-Dirty Ways to Increase Profits Las Vegas, NVEthics & Business Practices3
6Leadership: One Size Does NOT Fit AllLas Vegas, NVEthics & Business Practices1.5

March 2015


DateCourseLocationDisciplineCredits
11How to Keep the Money You Earn by Implementing Internal ControlsOnlineEthics & Business Practices1

On Demand Programs


Course Discipline Credits Available Until
Brick: Efflorescence, Stains, and Cleaning Masonry Products 1.5 --
Brick: Veneer Wall Systems Masonry Products 1.5 --
Brick: Properties, Shapes and Sizes Masonry Products 3 --
Forensic Engineering Case Studies - Is Your Building Project In Danger? Codes & Standards 1 Thursday, November 6, 2014
Background Check Pitfalls Ethics & Business Practices 1 Thursday, November 13, 2014
Preventing Color Problems, Bidding Jobs Profitably for Color Issues & Getting An Exact Match for Masonry Masonry Products 1 Thursday, November 20, 2014
Why Cloud, Why Now? Building Business Wherever You Go Ethics & Business Practices 1 Thursday, December 4, 2014
Condensation in the Building Envelope Masonry Products 1 Tuesday, December 9, 2014
25 Ways to Increase Profits Ethics & Business Practices 1 Thursday, December 11, 2014
Restoration of Old Brick Buildings General 1 Thursday, December 18, 2014
How to Prepare a Professional Masonry Submittal Package Ethics & Business Practices 1 Thursday, February 26, 2015
Building Information Modeling for Masonry (BIM-M): A First Year Retrospective Bidding Practices 1 Thursday, March 5, 2015
Basics of Prevailing Wage and the Davis-Bacon Act Ethics & Business Practices 1 Thursday, March 12, 2015
MCAA Safety Forum - Inspections Safety 1 Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Understanding Masonry Masonry Products 1 Thursday, March 19, 2015
The New Rules of Relationship Marketing Ethics & Business Practices 1 Thursday, March 26, 2015
Why Buildings Leak Codes & Standards 1.5 Thursday, April 2, 2015
Effective Marketing Strategies Ethics & Business Practices 1 Thursday, April 9, 2015
Overcoming the Tyranny of Electronic Communication Ethics & Business Practices 1 Thursday, April 16, 2015
MCAA Safety Forum - Silica Update Safety 1 Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Turning Your Project Managers into Business Managers Ethics & Business Practices 1 Thursday, April 23, 2015
Basic Masonry Estimating Seminar Bidding Practices 6 Thursday, April 30, 2015
How to Talk to Elected Officials General 1 Tuesday, May 5, 2015
Commercial Masonry Problems and Solutions Codes & Standards 1 Thursday, May 7, 2015
MCAA Safety Forum - Recent Trends in OSHA: Are You Ready for the 2014 Construction Season? Safety 1 Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Reducing Labor Costs, Bid Costs and Employee Benefit Costs on Government Work Ethics & Business Practices 1 Thursday, May 14, 2015
Effective Communication and the Four Styles Ethics & Business Practices 1 Thursday, May 21, 2015
The Magic of Marketing Ethics & Business Practices 1 Thursday, May 28, 2015
Tips for a Well-Maintained Building: Walls Codes & Standards 1 Thursday, June 4, 2015
Legal and Illegal Payroll Deductions Ethics & Business Practices 1 Thursday, June 11, 2015
What Contractors Need To Know About Silica Safety 1 Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Developing the Next Generation of Leaders Ethics & Business Practices 1 Thursday, June 18, 2015
Made to Stick - How To Choose The Right Sealants For Your Masonry Project Masonry Products 1 Tuesday, June 23, 2015
FLSA I Ethics & Business Practices 1 Thursday, July 2, 2015
Social Media for Mason Contractors Ethics & Business Practices 1 Thursday, July 9, 2015
Today's Masonry Wall: A Synergy Between Systems Masonry Products 1 Tuesday, July 14, 2015
Compliance on Prevailing Wage and Davis-Bacon Ethics & Business Practices 1 Thursday, July 16, 2015
Understanding Labor Cost, Productivity and Efficiency Bidding Practices 1 Thursday, July 23, 2015
Reed Construction Data Introduction Bidding Practices 0.5 Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Building Information Modeling for Masonry: Opportunities for BIM in Mason Contracting General 1 Thursday, July 30, 2015
Full Contact Project Management Ethics & Business Practices 1 Thursday, August 6, 2015
Special Inspections - What Does it Mean and When is it Required? Codes & Standards 1 Thursday, August 13, 2015
Speak Up!/Listen Up! for Construction Safety 0.25 Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Lightweight Block: The Sustainable Wall System Masonry Products 1 Thursday, August 20, 2015
OFCCP Compliance Ethics & Business Practices 1 Thursday, August 27, 2015
Building Information Modeling for Masonry (BIM-M): Implementing the Masonry Unit Database Bidding Practices 1 Saturday, August 29, 2015
An Introduction to LEED and Masonry Construction General 1 Thursday, September 3, 2015
Introduction to Green Building and the International Green Construction Code Codes & Standards 1 Thursday, September 10, 2015
Creating a Culture of Safety through Effective Leadership Safety 1 Wednesday, September 16, 2015
Inbound Marketing Ethics & Business Practices 1 Thursday, September 17, 2015
QA/QC Requirements for Masonry Construction Codes & Standards 1 Thursday, September 24, 2015
Understanding Masonry Codes and Standards Codes & Standards 3 Thursday, October 1, 2015
Harassment and Discrimination Basics Ethics & Business Practices 1 Thursday, October 8, 2015
Construction Market Data Introduction Bidding Practices 0.5 Tuesday, October 13, 2015
FLSA II Ethics & Business Practices 1 Thursday, October 15, 2015
Methods for Leading and Managing a Multilingual Workforce Safety 1 Wednesday, October 21, 2015
Masonry Wall Bracing Seminar Safety 4 Thursday, October 22, 2015
7 Reasons to Install a Continuous Air Barrier and Insulation System Masonry Products 1 Tuesday, October 27, 2015
Weather Resistive Barriers and Underlayments Codes & Standards 1 Thursday, October 29, 2015

Online Programs


Date Course Location Discipline Credits
Basic Safety Orientation Online Safety 1
Bloodborne Pathogens Online Safety 1
Brick: Efflorescence, Stains, and Cleaning Online Masonry Products 1.5
Brick: Properties, Shapes and Sizes Online Masonry Products 3
Brick: Veneer Wall Systems Online Masonry Products 1.5
Cal-OSHA: Excavations Online Safety 1
Certified Environmental Specialist Boot Camp Online General 24
Chemical Hazards (MSHA) Online Safety 1
Concrete and Masonry Construction Online Safety 1
Confined Space Entry Online Safety 8
Confined Spaces Online Safety 1
Confined Spaces and Permit Required Confined Space Online Safety 1
Cranes and Rigging Online Safety 1
Drug and Alcohol Abuse in the Workplace Online Safety 1
Electrical Safety Online Safety 1
Electrical Safety for General Industry Online Safety 1
Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA) Online Safety 3
Emergency Procedures (MSHA) Online Safety 1
Environmental Hazards (MSHA) Online Safety 1
Equipment Hazards (MSHA) Online Safety 1
Ergonomics for Non-Office Workers Online Safety 1
Ergonomics for Office Workers Online Safety 1
Escape Respirators and SCSRs (MSHA) Online Safety 1
Excavation Safety Online Safety 1
Fall Arrest Systems Online Safety 24
Fall Protection Online Safety 1
Family Business Succession Online Ethics & Business Practices 1
Fire Safety Online Safety 1
First Aid for Common Injuries (MSHA) Online Safety 1
First Aid for Emergencies (MSHA) Online Safety 1
First Steps in All First Aid Situations (MSHA) Online Safety 1
General Physical Characteristics of Surface Mines (MSHA) Online Safety 1
General Safety & Health Provisions Online Safety 1
GHS and OSHA Hazardous Communication Online Safety 0.5
Green Associate Exam Prep Online General 4
Green Building: Building Commissioning Online General 1
Green Building: Building Energy Use Online General 2
Green Building: Construction Administration Online General 1
Green Building: Indoor Environment Online General 1
Green Building: Material and Product Selection Online General 1
Green Building: Operations & Maintenance Online General 1
Green Building: Water Management Online General 1
Green Infrastructure - Construction Practices Online General 1
Green Infrastructure - Landscape Best Practices Online General 3
Green Infrastructure - Pavement Best Practices Online General 3
Green Infrastructure - Stormwater Management Best Practices Online General 3
Green Infrastructure - Streetscape Online General 2
Green Infrastructure - Utilities Best Practices Online General 1
Hand & Power Tools Online Safety 1
Hazard Communication Online Safety 1
Hazard Overview (MSHA) Online Safety 1
Hazardous Materials Online Safety 1
Hazardous Substances and Industrial Hygiene Online Safety 1
Hazards of Asbestos in the Workplace Online Safety 1
Hazwoper 24 Hour Course Online Safety 24
Hazwoper 40 Hour Course Online Safety 40
Hazwoper 8 Hour Annual Refresher Course Online Safety 8
Hazwoper 8 Hour Annual Refresher Course (with Blood Borne Pathogens Module) Online Safety 8
Identifying Your Hazardous Wastes Online Safety 4
Immigration: A Practical Guide to Minimizing Your Risks and Maximizing Your Benefits Online Ethics & Business Practices 1
Industrial Hygiene Online Safety 1
Introduction to OSHA and the OSHA Act Online Safety 1
ISO 14000 Online General 1
Line of Authority (MSHA) Online Safety 0.25
Lockout/Tagout Online Safety 1
Machinery and Machine Guarding Online Safety 1
Maintaining and Repairing Equipment (MSHA) Online Safety 0.25
Managing Electronic Communication Online Ethics & Business Practices 2
Masonry Cavity Wall Design Online Masonry Products 1.5
Materials Handling Online Safety 1
Materials Handling and Storage for General Industry Online Safety 1
Motor Vehicles Online Safety 1
Occupational Health & Environmental Controls Online Safety 1
OHSAS 18001 Online Safety 1
OSHA - HAZWOPER Online Safety 1
OSHA Focus Four Online Safety 4
OSHA's Electrical Standards Online Safety 24
Personal Protective Equipment Online Safety 1
Personal Protective Equipment for General Industry Online Safety 1
Personal Response to Trauma Online Safety 1
Physical Hazards (MSHA) Online Safety 0.25
Preventing Accidents (MSHA) Online Safety 0.25
Process Safety Management Online Safety 1
Process Safety Management of Highly Hazardous Materials Online Safety 1
Professional Response to Trauma Online Safety 1
RCRA 8 Hour Refresher Online General 8
RCRA 8 Hour Refresher - CA Online General 8
RCRA in Day to Day Operations Online General 2
RCRA: What the Law Requires Online General 4
Recordkeeping and Reporting Online Safety 1
Resource Conservation Recovery Act (RCRA): What the Law Requires Online General 4
Respirators (MSHA) Online Safety 0.5
Rights and Legal Responsibilities of Miners (MSHA) Online Safety 0.25
Safety and Health Programs Online Safety 1
Scaffolding Safety Online Safety 1
Sit-Down Forklift Online Safety 1.5
Site Rules and Hazard Reporting (MSHA) Online Safety 0.25
Spanish - Concrete and Masonry Online Safety 1
Spanish - Cranes and Rigging Online Safety 1
Spanish - Electrical Safety Online Safety 1
Spanish - Excavations Online Safety 1
Spanish - Fall Protection Online Safety 1
Spanish - Fire Protection Online Safety 1
Spanish - General Safety & Health Provisions Online Safety 1
Spanish - Hand and Power Tools Online Safety 1
Spanish - Introduction to OSHA and OSHA Act Online Safety 1
Spanish - Scaffolding Online Safety 1
Spanish - Stairways and Ladders Online Safety 1
Spill Prevention and Release Reporting Online General 1.5
Spill Prevention Control & Countermeasure Online Safety 2
Stairways and Ladders Online Safety 1
Stormwater Management During Construction Online General 8
Surface Mine Development, Operations, and Reclamation (MSHA) Online Safety 0.25
Surface Miner Training Online Safety 8
The Clean Air Act Online General 2
Typical Surface Mining Equipment (MSHA) Online Safety 0.25
Using Personal Protective Equipment (MSHA) Online Safety 0.25
Walking and Working Surfaces Online Safety 1
Welding and Cutting Online Safety 1
Welding, Cutting and Brazing for General Industry Online Safety 1
Working Around Equipment (MSHA) Online Safety 0.25
Working at Night (MSHA) Online Safety 0.5
Working in a Confined Space (MSHA) Online Safety 0.25
Working on or Near Water (MSHA) Online Safety 0.5
Working with Chemicals (MSHA) Online Safety 0.25
Working with Electricity (MSHA) Online Safety 0.25
Working with Explosives (MSHA) Online Safety 0.75
Workplace Violence Online Safety 1