ABC of the Carolinas - "The Construction Association of Choice"

  ABC Carolinas responds to  PLA survey


The Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) of the Carolinas has issued a Union Watch Alert in response to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) survey soliciting comments on the potential use of a government-mandated project labor agreement (PLA) within the Wilmington District and surrounding area under the NC/VA General Construction MATOC.

"ABC is leading the fight against government-mandated project labor agreements in federal contracting. PLAs reduce competition, increase costs, and impede the economy and efficiency of government contracting" said Chris Bullard, director of government affairs for ABC.

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  Last Chance to Register for the Construction Conference
  NCCER Instructor Certification Training Program
NCCER's Instructor Certification Training Program (ICTP)  is one step in helping build a stronger skilled workforce for the future. By preparing craft instructors to deliver needed training, the ICTP is a small part of the larger construction workforce development system. The ICTP is designed to prepare craft instructors for their place in the classroom using NCCER Curricula. This ICTP course will cover the following modules:
  • Introduction to NCCER and the Workforce Development System
  • How Learning Occurs
  • Communication for Learning
  • Leadership and Group Dynamics
  • Administration and Classroom Management
  • Navigating NCCER Learning Resources
  • Teaching Strategies
  • Instructional Aids
  • Evaluation Techniques
  • Performance Review Resources
 
Class will be held from
8am-5pm on August 15th, 2017
and 8am-12pm on August 16th, 2017
ABC Carolinas - Triangle Office
1000 Investment Blvd
Apex, NC 27502
For more information, contact:
Director of Apprenticeship
Jeff Morris
P: 704-367-1331
  ABC's Construction Backlog Indicator Rebounds in 2017


Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) today reported that its Construction Backlog Indicator (CBI) rose to 9 months during the first quarter of 2017, up 8.1 percent from the fourth quarter of 2016. CBI is up by 0.4 months, or 4 percent, on a year-over-year basis.

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  Design-Build Institute Networking Event
ABC Calendar


Events

 

8/02 - Construction Conference

8/17 - DBIA Southeast Social

8/28 - Triangle "Prime Time"

 

 

Classes
 
8/15 - NCCER ICTP


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EIC Phase 1
Due 7/31

Contact Information 

Charlotte Office:
610 Minuet Lane
Charlotte, NC 28217
p: 704.367.1331
f: 704.367.1380
 
Triangle Office :
821 Perry Road
Apex, NC 27502
p: 919.267.6428
f: 919.267.6546

Columbia Office:
701 Gervais Street, Ste 150-414
Columbia, SC 29201
p: 803.904.0764



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Contact Brandon Saxon
(704) 367-1331
saxon@abccarolinas.org