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  • Training Tuesday Archives - ICBA - Independent Contractors and Businesses Association of British Columbia
    their project after the contract has been signed The difficulty arising from change orders is determining Read More Training Tuesday Tune Up Your Negotiation Skills July 16 2013 by ICBA Blog Tags construction supervisors training Training Tuesday Posted in Uncategorized No Comments In our professional lives we don t get what we deserve we get what we negotiate Are you finding your customers clients employees or boss or employers increasingly demanding wanting more for less Do you ever feel that you are being taken advantage of Many individuals often fail in negotiation not because they are unable to get an agreement but Read More Training Tuesday Cumulative Impact of Change Orders June 25 2013 by ICBA Blog Tags change orders construction productivity Training Tuesday Posted in Uncategorized No Comments Frequently change orders cause a significant disruption to a construction project The disruptions cause changes in the planned schedule and increase costs through rework and decreased labor efficiency for the contractor Productivity and profit will suffer from this loss in labor efficiency Owners have the right to initiate changes on their project after the contract has been signed The difficulty Read More Training Tuesday Successful Interviewing Workshop June 11 2013 by ICBA Blog Tags construction kamloops supervisors training Training Tuesday Posted in Uncategorized No Comments To be successful in hiring the best qualified employees who also fit your organization s culture you need to approach the interview as a process That s why ICBA is putting on a half day workshop that will help owners and managers tap into the key skills that will help them build their teams with the right hires Training Tuesday Helping Foremen Succeed June 4 2013 by ICBA Blog Tags construction supervisors training Training Tuesday Posted in Uncategorized No Comments Many great tradespeople take a foreman position and fail Not for lack of skills or drive but simply for lack of guidance on how to be a great foreman That s why ICBA is criss crossing the province with its one day course for foremen to get a handle on the fundamentals of field leadership organization crew morale efficiency and productivity Training Tuesday Building Better Foremen May 21 2013 by ICBA Blog Tags construction leadership peak performance Training Tuesday Posted in Uncategorized No Comments Many great tradespeople take a foreman position and fail Not for lack of skills or drive but simply for lack of guidance on how to be a great foreman That s why ICBA is bringing its one day course to Victoria on June 6 so foremen can get a handle on the fundamentals of field leadership organization crew morale efficiency and productivity Training Tuesday Hazard Recognition and Control May 7 2013 by ICBA Blog Tags supervisors talent training Training Tuesday Posted in Uncategorized No Comments ICBA s Hazard Recognition and Control session is designed to provide participants the required knowledge to understand the principle of hazard recognition and control as well as the methods used to ensure hazards are identified and adequately

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  • Training Tuesday - Get to know the 2012 Building Code - ICBA - Independent Contractors and Businesses Association of British Columbia
    changes The instructors are Jarrett Hutchinson and Zachary May Jarrett Hutchinson is the Manager of Building Policy and Code Development for the Province of British Columbia He has actively worked with the development interpretation application and enforcement of codes and standards at municipal provincial and national levels In addition to being a LEED AP he holds a designation as a Canadian Registered Building Official Zachary May is a Codes Administrator with the Building and Safety Standards Branch in the Office of Housing and Construction Standards He has a background in residential design and construction and more recently has worked with the branch to provide Building Code education to groups throughout the province Monday March 4 2013 Accent Inn Burnaby 3777 Henning Drive Burnaby BC V5C 6N5 Other courses coming up soon Tender Law Procurement in the Construction Industry This session will provide a refresher and update on the current state of the law of procurement tendering in BC The tender process will be examined with an emphasis on how to make the best choices and minimize legal risks in the tender process and avoid costly situations for all parties Hazard Recognition and Control This session is designed to provide participants the required knowledge to understand the principle of hazard recognition and control as well as the methods used to ensure hazards are identified and adequately addressed in the workplace ICBA offers a wide range of courses You can check out the complete course offerings here Post navigation Return to yesterday makes bad labour policy Heart of union argument is utterly incorrect Leave a Reply Cancel reply You must be logged in to post a comment Menu ICBA Independent News Media Publications Links Search for Recent Posts 3 Myths About Pipeline Projects In B C The Trans Mountain Expansion Project is

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  • Training Tuesday - Solid Facts on Concrete - ICBA - Independent Contractors and Businesses Association of British Columbia
    implications to the contractor Part 2 Concrete Construction Conventional construction Constructability and limitations Specialty construction systems Post tensioning bubble deck Tremie concrete construction Shotcrete construction RCC construction for industrial pavements Specialty underground construction systems The instructor Andy Vizer P Eng LEED AP is currently the Director of Engineering with the Cement Association of Canada located in the Western Canada Regional office in Vancouver Over the years Mr Vizer presented numerous technical seminars and workshops including APEGBC SEABC the Canadian Society of Civil Engineering conferences the CSC and other conferences For more information and the registration form for the Monday March 11 2013 session in Burnaby click here Other courses coming up soon The new 2012 BC Building Code What it means for Construction ICBA is please to present an overview of recent changes to the 2012 BC Building Code and its effect on the construction industry in cooperation with the Building and Safety Standards Branch Tender Law Procurement in the Construction Industry This session will provide a refresher and update on the current state of the law of procurement tendering in BC The tender process will be examined with an emphasis on how to make the best choices and minimize legal risks in the tender process and avoid costly situations for all parties ICBA offers a wide range of courses You can check out the complete course offerings here Post navigation Public pay premium hurts construction ICBA raises issue of jobs at risk Leave a Reply Cancel reply You must be logged in to post a comment Menu ICBA Independent News Media Publications Links Search for Recent Posts 3 Myths About Pipeline Projects In B C The Trans Mountain Expansion Project is a winning proposition for Canada ICBA tells National Energy Board 5 Reasons the Kinder Morgan expansion project is

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  • concrete Archives - ICBA - Independent Contractors and Businesses Association of British Columbia
    s ahead and what can help Read More Menu ICBA Independent News Media Publications Links Search for Recent Posts 3 Myths About Pipeline Projects In B C The Trans Mountain Expansion Project is a winning proposition for Canada ICBA tells National Energy Board 5 Reasons the Kinder Morgan expansion project is good for BC and BC families B C pipeline decision sends chill through industry Getting to yes It s where British Columbians want to be LATEST NEWS NEWS Group of B C businesses contractors create pro pipeline petition and social media campaign NEWS Trans Mountain Expansion Project is a winning proposition for Canada GROWING THE ECONOMY Responsible development creates thriving communities and a stronger BC Join us in bringing projects to Yes UPCOMING TRAINING COURSES Burnaby Bluebeam Revu 2015 Basics Feb 10 2016 View all upcoming courses WATCH ICBA s latest videos Build your business with the ICBA ADVANTAGE View the history of ICBA in our new ICBA40 anniversary videos The Independent Contractors and Businesses Association of British Columbia 1975 2016 JOIN US JOIN OUR MAILING LIST TO RECEIVE UPDATES ON MAJOR PROJECTS ISSUES IMPACTING THE INDUSTRY AND UPCOMING TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES FIRST NAME LAST NAME EMAIL CITY POSTAL CODE

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  • Training Tuesday - Supervisors Bootcamp - ICBA - Independent Contractors and Businesses Association of British Columbia
    for those working for companies with an established and functioning safety management system Participants will be given a leadership tool kit comprised of the simplest but most effective leadership concepts from which they can effectively build and develop their own leadership style specific to themselves and their environment They will also take self assessment questionnaires and take part in exercises based on the actual crews they lead Participants will leave the session with their baselines established reference materials and course content and specific yet practical leadership goals set for them to work towards February 26 2013 in Victoria March 26 2013 in Burnaby April 11 2013 in Kelowna April 25 2013 in Prince George May 9 2013 in Cranbrook May 30 2013 in Terrace Other courses coming up soon Blueprint and Specification Reading This course introduces the proper reading and interpretation of drawings and specifications within the construction industry Cement and Concrete Understanding the materials you work with The seminar aims to help all those involved in the design and use of concrete to become more knowledgeable and to realise the full potential of concrete After attending this seminar participants will have a better understanding of concrete materials behaviours and properties The new 2012 BC Building Code What it means for Construction ICBA is pleased to present an overview of recent changes to the 2012 BC Building Code and its effect on the construction industry in cooperation with the Building and Safety Standards Branch ICBA offers a wide range of courses You can check out the complete course offerings here Post navigation B C needs to protect infrastructure investments Federal infrastructure focus good news Leave a Reply Cancel reply You must be logged in to post a comment Menu ICBA Independent News Media Publications Links Search for Recent Posts 3

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  • leadership Archives - ICBA - Independent Contractors and Businesses Association of British Columbia
    everyone needs more of Time If time is money how much is lost to the bottom line simply because hard working employees don t have the time When working on a project timing is essential If you get behind on one part of the project the entire thing can be set back hours or even days Training Tuesday Supervisors Bootcamp February 5 2013 by ICBA Blog Tags blueprints courses leadership supervisors Training Tuesday Posted in Uncategorized No Comments ICBA s BC Construction Training Centre is dedicated to connecting members and the rest of the construction industry with the training they need for their employees and their companies to get ahead Every Tuesday is Training Tuesday on the ICBA Independent Blog and each week we ll highlight an exciting new course coming up Check in for what s ahead and what can help Read More Menu ICBA Independent News Media Publications Links Search for Recent Posts 3 Myths About Pipeline Projects In B C The Trans Mountain Expansion Project is a winning proposition for Canada ICBA tells National Energy Board 5 Reasons the Kinder Morgan expansion project is good for BC and BC families B C pipeline decision sends chill through industry Getting to yes It s where British Columbians want to be LATEST NEWS NEWS Group of B C businesses contractors create pro pipeline petition and social media campaign NEWS Trans Mountain Expansion Project is a winning proposition for Canada GROWING THE ECONOMY Responsible development creates thriving communities and a stronger BC Join us in bringing projects to Yes UPCOMING TRAINING COURSES Burnaby Bluebeam Revu 2015 Basics Feb 10 2016 View all upcoming courses WATCH ICBA s latest videos Build your business with the ICBA ADVANTAGE View the history of ICBA in our new ICBA40 anniversary videos The Independent Contractors

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  • supervisors Archives - ICBA - Independent Contractors and Businesses Association of British Columbia
    Not for lack of skills or drive but simply for lack of guidance on how to be a great foreman That s why ICBA is criss crossing the province with its one day course for foremen to get a handle on the fundamentals of field leadership organization crew morale efficiency and productivity Training Tuesday Hazard Recognition and Control May 7 2013 by ICBA Blog Tags supervisors talent training Training Tuesday Posted in Uncategorized No Comments ICBA s Hazard Recognition and Control session is designed to provide participants the required knowledge to understand the principle of hazard recognition and control as well as the methods used to ensure hazards are identified and adequately addressed in the workplace At the end of the sessions participants will have an understanding of the requirements for identifying hazards the tools required to Read More Training Tuesday Supervisors Bootcamp February 5 2013 by ICBA Blog Tags blueprints courses leadership supervisors Training Tuesday Posted in Uncategorized No Comments ICBA s BC Construction Training Centre is dedicated to connecting members and the rest of the construction industry with the training they need for their employees and their companies to get ahead Every Tuesday is Training Tuesday on the ICBA Independent Blog and each week we ll highlight an exciting new course coming up Check in for what s ahead and what can help Read More Menu ICBA Independent News Media Publications Links Search for Recent Posts 3 Myths About Pipeline Projects In B C The Trans Mountain Expansion Project is a winning proposition for Canada ICBA tells National Energy Board 5 Reasons the Kinder Morgan expansion project is good for BC and BC families B C pipeline decision sends chill through industry Getting to yes It s where British Columbians want to be LATEST NEWS NEWS Group of

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  • Training Tuesday - Peak Performance - ICBA - Independent Contractors and Businesses Association of British Columbia
    asset This proven powerful and practical learning experience is absolutely essential for all supervisors and managers who are striving to bring the best out of their people How much untapped potential energy commitment and creativity currently exists within your organization team or department What would it mean to your culture and bottom line if you could learn to unleash just 10 more of the human potential What Leading People to Peak Performance When Thursday February 7 Friday February 8 2013 Breakfast and Lunch provided Where Accent Inn Burnaby 3777 Henning Drive Burnaby BC V5C 6N5 How to Register Download the form here Other upcoming courses Blueprint and Specification Reading This course introduces the proper reading and interpretation of drawings and specifications within the construction industry Estimating The purpose of this course is to teach individuals basic estimating and bidding skills ICBA offers a wide range of courses You can check out the complete course offerings here Post navigation Higher public pay means smaller cheques for taxpayers B C needs to protect infrastructure investments Leave a Reply Cancel reply You must be logged in to post a comment Menu ICBA Independent News Media Publications Links Search for Recent Posts 3 Myths About Pipeline Projects In B C The Trans Mountain Expansion Project is a winning proposition for Canada ICBA tells National Energy Board 5 Reasons the Kinder Morgan expansion project is good for BC and BC families B C pipeline decision sends chill through industry Getting to yes It s where British Columbians want to be LATEST NEWS NEWS Group of B C businesses contractors create pro pipeline petition and social media campaign NEWS Trans Mountain Expansion Project is a winning proposition for Canada GROWING THE ECONOMY Responsible development creates thriving communities and a stronger BC Join us in bringing projects

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