March 2017
Important Reminder to TCA Members
In an effort to keep you updated on TCA membership products and services we are asking that you please contact us if you have any staffing changes so that we can keep your company information current - this is the best way for you and your colleagues to find out what's happening at TCA!
TCA's 150th Anniversary Celebration

 
Contact  Jason Pelligra for more details.

Upcoming Events - Mark your Calendars

 


March 23, 2017 - Richmond Hill Office (70 Leek Crescent)
Contact:  Nazak Ghobadi  416-499-4000 ext. 4106

Building a Better Business Construction Marketing Workshop
April, 2017
Contact:  Vishawn Thompson  416-499-4000 ext. 4189

TCA Members Day
May 10 2017 - Richmond Hill Office (70 Leek Crescent)
Contact:  Nazak Ghobadi  416-499-4000 ext. 4106

May 18 2017 - Angus Glen Golf Club
Contact:  Jason Pelligra  416-499-4000 ext. 4104

YCL Boat Cruise
June 22, 2017 - Habourfront Toronto
Contact:  Vishawn Thompson  416-499-4000 ext. 4189

TCA's 150th Anniversary Celebration
September 7, 2017 - Steam Whistle Breweries
Contact:  Jason Pelligra  416-499-4000 ext. 4104

TCA's Annual Golf Tournament - SAVE THE DATE!

 

For more details contact Jason Pelligra.

TCA's 23rd Annual Members Day - REGISTER NOW!


     

Members' day offers you a unique opportunity to showcase your company's product(s)/ service(s) right here at TCA, network with key decision makers, grow your business  and most importantly raise awareness on what your company has to offer. 

Join us for a fun filled day ending in an outdoor BBQ.

Indoor or outdoor display booths are available for FREE! 
(Outdoor display booths fully booked)

When:  Wednesday May 10, 2017

Time: 8:00am - 2:00pm

Location: TCA Office, 70 Leek Crescent, Richmond Hill 

To Register today or for more information please contact:
Nazak Ghobadi  l 416-499-4000 Ext. 4106

**please note registration on a first come first serve basis and is only required for those companies wishing to exhibit**

YCL - Get Your Pong On 2017 Recap

The YCL 2nd Annual Get Your Pong On networking event was a huge success! The event took place at one of Toronto's most popular Ping Pong Venue, SPiN Toronto on Thursday, March 9, 2017. It was well attended with over two hundred like-minded participants representing various backgrounds in the construction industry. A good time was had by all!

Click on image to view the YCL Get Your Pong On Recap Video.

 
    

HUGE THANK YOU TO OUR AMAZING SPONSORS!

  










 
 
 




CSC BuildingExpo - Formerly No Frills Tradeshow

 

Thank you for visiting us at the CSC BuildingExpo Trade-show. It was a pleasure to meet you all, giving us the opportunity to share and exchange information about our products and services.

Congratulations to our lucky draw winner Roger Ali  from Lafarge Canada Inc. / Franceschini Brothers Aggregates on winning the $100.00 Petro Canada Gas Card. Thank you for stopping by our booth and entering our lucky draw contest.
Look forward to seeing you next year!

TCA Member Benefits - Services Available for Free!

Meeting spaces for TCA's members

As part of your membership benefits, TCA allows you to book one of our rooms to host your next meeting / workshop or seminar. Please click here for full details on our meeting room description and policy.


Please note bookings are accepted on a first come, first serve basis. For those rooms that have a "Room Fee" your booking is guaranteed only upon receiving payment in full. A cancellation fee of $75.00 will apply if your cancellation is not received at least 48 hours prior to your booking.









Affidavit Service

A free affidavit service is available to members requiring the signature of a commissioner of affidavits and oaths. There are five signing officers at the Toronto Construction Association, as well as 1 person at our Mississauga office location. Also available at the Richmond Hill location is a notary public service for construction related documents. To book an appointment or if you have any questions please

Contact:

Barbara Mirsky (Toronto Construction Association)
Email:  bmirsky@tcaconnect.com
Phone: 416-499-4000 ext. 4101

Andrew Guo (Mississauga Construction Association)
Phone: 905-567-1077 ext. 4122

For more information on membership benefits, please visit our website.

CCA NEWS
The Canadian Construction Association (CCA), our federal partner, aims to be the national voice for the Canadian construction industry, giving our industry a voice in public policy issues, legal and standards development goals of contractors, suppliers and allied business professionals working in, or with, Canada's non-residential construction industry.

COCA NEWS
The  Council of Ontario Construction Associations (COCA), our provincial partner, aims to  bring concerns of our members at large, to the attention of Queen's Park. COCA is committed to working with the Provincial Government to ensure that Ontario's legislative landscape is one in which our industry can grow and prosper.
 
High lights from COCA's monthly newsletter include:

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The Construction Institute of Canada

TCIC is pleased to offer you the following courses, seminars, and workshops taught by senior industry professionals:    

March 2017
Mar. 20, Mon. 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Mar. 22 & 29, Tues. 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

April 2017
Apr. 4 - Jun. 6, Mon. 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Construction Liens, Trusts & Bonds (half-day seminar, Mississauga)
Apr. 5, Wed. 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Apr. 5, Wed. 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

COR™ Basic Auditing Principles (Course #2), COR™ Internal Auditor   
(Course #4)
Apr. 6, 11 & 13, Tues. & Thurs. 8:30 - 4:00 pm

Apr. 12, Wed. 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Apr. 18, Tues. 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Apr. 24 & May 1, Mon. 8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Apr. 26, Wed. 8:30 am - 4:00 pm 

May 2017
May 2, Tue. 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

May 3 & 4, Wed. & Thurs. 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

May 23, 24 & 31, Tue. & Wed. (x2) 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

June 2017
June 6, Tue. 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

June, Wed. 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

June 28, Wed. 8:30 am - 4:00 pm


E-Learning Course
            (Self-paced, online e-learning, accessible 24/7)

(4 hours, 2 Gold Seal Credits. Mandatory for Gold Seal applicant)
 
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(4 hours, 2 Gold Seal Credits)
 
(3 hours, 2 Gold Seal credits)
 
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(2 hours, 1 Gold Seal credit)
 
(14 hours, 5 Gold Seal credits)
 
(4 hours, 2 Gold Seal credits)
 
(6 hours, 2 Gold Seal credits)
 
(28 hours online course, 4 Gold Seal credits)

 
For a full list of upcoming TCIC courses/seminars/workshops/e-Learning courses or for more information on Gold Seal Certification, please visit  www.tcic.ca .  

For TCIC inquiries, please contact: 
Faith Chen,  Manager, Professional Development
416-847-9162

Feature TCIC course of the month 


Please click  here  for more details.

Project Bid Opportunities

   
Project of the Month
 
  
 
Conestoga College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning North Campus Expansion

Issued for tender by the Conestoga College, the expansion to the north waterloo campus means a major renovation for the college's satellite campus, located at 108 University Ave. E. The fall 2018 deadline will deliver: A new Institute for Culinary & Hospitality Management that will train students in these fields and push Waterloo region as a culinary tourism destination. A new access hub that will provide career advising, language training, testing and academic advising for students, newcomers to Canada, job seekers and area employers. The Centre for Advanced Learning will focus on information and communications technology, digital technologies and business. The project is estimated at 43.5 million.



 Please click on the image for the details

TCA Advantage Club


TCA Advantage Club   
TCA Advantage - Group Home & Auto Insurance Program
Save up to 50% on regular home and automobile insurance rates
 
With the TCA's group buying power, save the premium on your insurance rates with the power of numbers! National Brokers Insurance and the TCA have partnered to help you save up to 50% on your home, apartment and vehicle insurance premiums. Contact National Brokers Insurance today for a quote!  
1 877 630 NATL (6285)
Staples Advantage   
TCA Advantage - Incredible savings on your office supplies
 
GREAT savings on your everyday office supplies! TCA's partnershipwith Staples Advantage offers you up to 60% off! Contact us today for more information.  

 
TCA Advantage- Fleet Pricing on ALL Fiat Chrysler, Dodge and Jeep.
Advantage Club members enjoy FLEET PRICING on the purchase of a Fiat, Chrysler, Dodge or Jeep Vehicle! TCA's partnership with Chrysler offers substantial savings! Contact us today for more information.

 
For partner discount information please visit us at  www.tcaadvantage.com 

 
For specific questions about the program please contact Barbara Mirsky at 416-499-4000 ext 4101.
 

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TORONTO CONSTRUCTION ASSOCIATION
70 Leek Crescent
Richmond Hill, ON  L4B 1H1
Telephone:  (416) 499-4000
  Fax:  (416) 499-8752