"From every mountainside, let freedom ring." - Martin Luther King, Jr.

July 2020: What My State Membership $s Have Done For Me Lately 
Progress on the Mayors' Commission on Climate Change Plan

As a result of comments submitted by PHCC of CA and other trade groups, the "needle was moved" on the draft Mayors' Commission on Climate Change Plan, extending implementation dates and including language related to evaluating the cost-benefit of mandating all-electric.

Mandatory Sexual Harassment Training
The Department of Fair Employment and Housing provides free online training courses on preventing sexual harassment and abusive conduct in the workplace.

California law requires all employers of 5 or more employees to provide 1 hour of sexual harassment and abusive conduct prevention training to nonsupervisory employees and 2 hours of sexual harassment and abusive conduct prevention training to supervisors and managers once every two years. The law requires the training to include practical examples of harassment based on gender identity, gender expression, and sexual orientation.

KN 95 Masks Are Still Available from PHCC of California!
There is a limited number of KN 95 masks still available for purchase. For info on availability and pricing, please to contact the office at 916-925-7390 or email us at ContactUs@caphcc.org.

PHCC Los Angeles Training Programs
Starting the week of August 10th (tentative subject to change due to Covid-19 Government requirements)

Advance Your Career Today! Educated and professional workers are in demand in the plumbing and HVAC industries. The program is based on the most current Uniform Codes with the most current amendments to cities and counties.



2020 Scholarship Application Deadline Has Been Extended
Due to the many schools that have been affected by COVID-19, the Scholarship Committee has decided to extend the scholarship deadline to July 15, 2020!

The PHCC-National Auxiliary awards more than $40,000 in scholarships each year, with more than 20 individual scholarships awarded in a typical year.

They have also added some alternative submission requirements. All applications must be postmarked by July 15.

Contractors State License Board - Public Counters Open July 1st

Contractors State License Board - Public Counters Open July 1st
Now open in Sacramento along with field offices in Norwalk, Fresno, San Bernardino, and San Diego

The first-floor public counter at CSLB's headquarters in Sacramento, and field offices in Norwalk, Fresno, San Bernardino, and San Diego, will be open from 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

As a reminder, face coverings will be required to enter all CSLB facilities.

Public counter staff answer questions about licensure and completing applications, accept all documents pertaining to licensure, such as bonds, workers' compensation, and renewals, and handle all cash payments.

Bay Area Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs

Bay Area Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Monthly workshops to introduce contractors to rebate programs

The regional mid-stream heat pump water heater program has kicked off and is providing $1,000 to contractors in Alameda, Marin, Napa, Contra Costa and Solano. When combined with BayREN and other county rebates, these projects can receive $2,000 to $5,200 for installing a heat pump water. San Francisco will be added in Q4 while other Bay Area counties like Sonoma, San Mateo and Santa Clara will be offering similar rebates in the next few months.

• Monday, 7/27 - noon
• Friday, 7/31 - 3 pm

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IAPMO July Webinars
Mark Your Calendars - IAPMO presents its upcoming July Webinars

Infection Control Basics for Tradespeople | July 23 at 1:00pm (CDT)

Basics of Legionella | July 30 at 10:00am (CDT)

Visit our website for a complete list of IAPMO webinars »

July 2020 Webinars - Register Today
Single-day training events are an opportunity to ensure your code knowledge stays up to date.

2018 IRC Essentials | July 9

Inspector Skills | July 21

Basic Code Enforcement | July 22

2018 IBC Means of Egress | July 23

PHCCCONNECT2020 Goes Virtual!
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