What's Up Wednesday

October 11, 2017
Tickets  $75 per person (Late Registration cost)
HBASC 2018 Board of Directors 
Nomination Deadline October 25, 2017
HBASC Trades N' Training Program

T he Home Builders Association of Southwest Colorado brings 
NAHB's Home Builders Institute ~ Pre-Apprentice Certification Training (PACT) Program to Durango and Bayfield High Schools as 
HBASC Trades N' Training 
 
The curriculum integrates contextual, work-based learning with vocational and academic skills training in the classroom. These include employability and life skills, career development, and on-the-job training. Trades N' Training graduates learn the skills needed to be successful from their first day on the job.
 
This program is a uniquely effective training tool that offers students a range of stackable credentials leading to employment and successful careers in the building industry. Students obtain the OSHA10 credential demonstrating knowledge of basic safety rules established by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).
 
We still need your help! 
Internships/Funding/In-kind contributions 
& other opportunities abound! 
Youth Investment Committee members will be reaching out. 

Please contact the HBASC office (970 - 382-0082)
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Education Opportunity
SCCC Construction Skills Training
September 18 to October 6 (Mancos)
October 16-31 (Durango)

Southwest Colorado Community College is pleased to announce a grant-sponsored Construction Skills Training beginning in September on the Mancos campus and October on the Durango campus (The Commons). 
 
This program features:  
Industry-Recognized Credentials:    OSHA 10 hour Construction Safety,  CDOT Flagger Certification, and  AHA CPR/First Aid
Industry Relevant Training Topics:    Workplace Skills and Communication,  Construction Math and Measurement,  Construction Blueprint Reading, and  Introduction to Hand Tools and Power Tools
Short Term Concentrated Delivery:    Mancos Campus - 3 weeks or  Durango Campus - 2 ½ weeks  
Employability Assistance:    Workplace Equipment - Provided at the conclusion of the training
Requirements:    COSI Registration,  Must attend all training sessions to receive equipment (unless noted),   CDOT Flagger training - must be 18 and have valid ID
        
  Limited to 12 participants per group - next series in early Spring 
 
Information Sessions:
          Scheduled in both Mancos and Durango locations, 
please refer to the flyers and calendars below:
           Mancos Flyer   and Calendar
          Durango Flyer and Calendar
          COSI Registration Form


For any questions:
Call Nancy Zimmer @ 970-564-6230 or email nancy.zimmer@publocc.edu
Upcoming HBASC Meeting Schedule:

October 12 @ 5:15  - Board of Directors Meeting @ HBASC Office
October 25 @ 8:00 11th Annual Economic Summit  @ Sky Ute Casino, Ignacio
October 25 @ 3:00 Membership Meeting @ HBASC Office
HBASC 2017 Special Events:
October 13 ~ 5:30 - Parade of Homes Awards Gala ~ DoubleTree
November 9 ~ 5:30 - November Member Meeting ~ Strater
December 14 ~ 5:30 - December Christmas Party Meeting ~ Strater
"Every man owes part of his time and money to the business or industry in which he is engaged.  No man has a moral right to withhold his support from an organization that is striving to improve conditions within his sphere."  
-Theodore Roosevelt 26th President of the United States.
 
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