Education

How to Get on the Road to Profitability

Filed in Business Management, Education by on April 27, 2017 0 Comments
How to Get on the Road to Profitability

Managing your building or remodeling business’ finances is much more than financial tracking. You have to be able to answer several specific questions, many of which will be covered in an upcoming business accounting webinar.

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Meet our Master Instructors

Filed in Education, Leadership, Membership by on April 27, 2017 0 Comments
Meet our Master Instructors

NAHB has named 12 longtime educators as Master Instructors for the courses that builders, remodelers and their trade partners take to earn NAHB designations or to improve their business management and building science skills.

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How Increased Regulations Could Impact Modular Construction

Filed in Codes and Regulations, Education, Events by on April 25, 2017 0 Comments
How Increased Regulations Could Impact Modular Construction

Labor shortages and scheduling challenges continue to leave many home builders searching for solutions. Those who want to save time and money could benefit from learning about systems building techniques. An upcoming webcast hosted by NAHB’s Building Systems Councils will examine the effects of the escalating amount of regulatory fees.

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Dallas BA Hosts High School Future Builders

Filed in Construction Industry, Education by on April 20, 2017 0 Comments
Dallas BA Hosts High School Future Builders

Dozens of construction trades students from a local high school came out to attend a successful visit of a jobsite last week.

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Hundreds of Students Flock to Interactive Construction Expo

Filed in Education, Labor, Safety and Health by on April 14, 2017 1 Comment
Hundreds of Students Flock to Interactive Construction Expo

The HBA of Greater Springfield went with the hands-on approach to spark the interests of area high schoolers and inspire them to explore career opportunities in construction. The “Build My Future” event drew the attendance of more than 900 high school students from across the region.

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HVAC System Design for Builders: What You Need to Know

Filed in Codes and Regulations, Education, Home Building by on April 11, 2017 4 Comments
HVAC System Design for Builders: What You Need to Know

The combination of highly efficient HVAC systems and tight duct systems and envelopes can create an unintended consequence if you aren’t sure how the two work together.

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Estimating and Scheduling: Today’s the Deadline

Filed in Business Management, Education by on April 3, 2017 0 Comments

Registration closes today for the “live online” course Estimating and Scheduling for Profitable Business Operations, designed to help you better execute two critical tasks to project preparation: estimating costs and creating the schedule to complete the project. From 1-3 p.m. ET over three consecutive Tuesdays: tomorrow, April 4, and then April 11 and 18, this course offers you the best and latest industry knowledge right from your home or office.

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Scholarships Support New Generation of Construction Management Faculty

Scholarships Support New Generation of Construction Management Faculty

The American Council for Construction Education provides two annual scholarships to support students who are interested in pursuing teaching opportunities in the field.

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Meet Angela Harris, MIRM

Meet Angela Harris, MIRM

Throughout National Designation Month, NAHB has shined a spotlight on some of its successful graduates. Before we call it a wrap, we’d like to introduce you to one more of our accomplished designees: Angela Harris, MIRM, president and principal creative director of TRIO Environments in Denver.

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Meet Kristin Han, HCCP

Filed in Education, Multifamily by on March 29, 2017 1 Comment
Meet Kristin Han, HCCP

March is National Designation Month, and NAHB is shining a spotlight on some of its successful graduates, like Kristin Han, HCCP, vice president of compliance for WNC Inc. in Irvine, Calif.

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