Education

Builders’ Show Early-Bird Deadline Extended

Builders’ Show Early-Bird Deadline Extended

If you still haven’t registered for our industry’s premier event — the 2018 NAHB International Builders’ Show® — you’re in luck: but just for seven more days.

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Equip Homes for the Future with These IBS Pre-show Classes

Equip Homes for the Future with These IBS Pre-show Classes

Take NAHB’s Certified Aging-in-Place Specialist (CAPS) pre-show courses Jan. 6-8 at the 2018 NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS) in Orlando and receive free entry into the IBS expo.

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Boost Your Residential Marketing Skills with this MIRM Course

Boost Your Residential Marketing Skills with this MIRM Course

From research and analysis to help you determine where and what to build, to making sure you are reaching the intended buyer, two NAHB courses in residential marketing will give your business a boost.

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Protect Your Business: Construction Contracts & Law Live Online

Filed in Education, Legal by on October 26, 2017 0 Comments
Protect Your Business: Construction Contracts & Law Live Online

If your home building or remodeling business is too small to hire full-time legal staff, you may also be finding it difficult to devote the time needed to get a grip on the legal documents that are part and parcel of a business no matter what the size. That’s why NAHB offers Construction Contracts & Law Live Online, taught in live webinar format over three consecutive Tuesdays, Nov. 7, 14 and 21.

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Systems-built Leaders Gather for National Summit

Filed in Councils & Committees, Education by on October 25, 2017 0 Comments
Systems-built Leaders Gather for National Summit

Hosted by NAHB’s Building Systems Councils (BSC), this year’s conference in Hershey, Pa., was the highest attended BSC event since the great recession.

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Texas Builders Break Ground on Trade School

Texas Builders Break Ground on Trade School

An Oct. 5 groundbreaking ceremony for the Howard College-San Angelo Construction Trades Center of Excellence was also a day to celebrate expanded career choices for Texas high school graduates – and a new generation of skilled construction workers.

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Rising Prices, Limited Labor Handcuff Housing Inventory

Rising Prices, Limited Labor Handcuff Housing Inventory

Industry experts, including NAHB Chief Economist Robert Dietz, will illustrate housing trends and the market outlook during an upcoming webinar, “Residential Construction: Homeownership, Supply & Headwinds,” on Wednesday, Nov. 1 at 2 p.m. ET.

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Norbord Gives HBI $1M to Train Local Workforces

Filed in Education, Labor, Safety and Health by on October 13, 2017 0 Comments
Norbord Gives HBI $1M to Train Local Workforces

HBI, the workforce development arm of NAHB, just got an important assist as it gears up to help prepare the local workforce for reconstruction in Texas and Florida hard-hit by hurricanes Harvey and Irma.

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Make a Living Building Homes

Filed in Construction Industry, Education, Student Chapters by on October 11, 2017 0 Comments
Make a Living Building Homes

October is Careers in Construction Month and a great opportunity to focus on the pipeline of skilled workers to the home building industry.

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Business-Boosting Education is Virtually Everywhere

Filed in Councils & Committees, Education by on October 11, 2017 0 Comments
Business-Boosting Education is Virtually Everywhere

Last month alone, NAHB councils hosted several virtual presentations on a variety of subjects that impact their members’ bottom line.

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