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September 17 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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Rough Terrain Forklift Operator Training

Rough terrain forklift training vividly impresses upon the students the necessity for safety in all aspects of lift truck operations and procedures.  The safety standards reviewed in detail include graphic illustrations of the personal and economic dangers inherent in the use of forklift equipment.  The step-by-step progression of this training is designed to provide the student with the knowledge and skills to become a safe and professional forklift operator.  This is the classroom portion of the total training requirement for…

September 24 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am
AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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Subcontractor Clauses That Will Improve Your Profitability

Construction is a high-stakes, risky business and misunderstandings often arise from unclear or unreviewed contract provisions.  Situations are made more complex when key or even innocuous clauses are modified.  Unless identified and accounted for properly, additional responsibilities and liability add financial risk to a project and your company's bottom line. To help subcontractors mitigate these risks, the AGC is hosting a seminar designed to identify key subcontract provisions, review common modifications and understand the interrelation between the subcontract and prime…

September 24 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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OSHA 10-Hour for Construction

Dates: September 24, 26, October 1 & 3, 2019 Must attend all four nights. Need your OSHA 10-Hour training card to get on the job?  You’ve come to the right place!  This 10-hour construction safety course was developed by the US Department of Labor to provide construction workers, supervisors, and other personnel responsible for construction activities with an awareness of construction safety and health concerns in the construction industry.  All attendees will become familiar with reading and using the OSHA…

October 7 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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Construction Supervisory Fundamentals (CSF)

Dates: October 7, 9, 14, 16, 21 & 28, 2019 An Introductory Course for Foremen & Future Construction Supervisors Construction Supervision Fundamentals (CSF) is designed specifically for entry level positions throughout the construction industry.  Developed, updated, and field tested by contractors for contractors, this course focuses on the knowledge, skills and attitudes required for effective construction leadership.  It is especially appropriate for those who are new supervisors or newly promoted foremen, or for anyone who seeks career advancement in leading…

October 8 @ 7:00 am - 3:30 pm
AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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OSHA 30-Hour for Construction

Dates: October 8, 15, 22 & 29, 2019 Must attend all four days. The OSHA 30-Hour training is designed for construction workers or managers with safety and health responsibilities.  Students learn to identify common hazards found on construction sites, and develop strategies to prevent injuries.  Although OSHA standards are discussed, this training emphasizes hazard identification, avoidance, control and prevention.  Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive an OSHA 30-Hour card as proof of compliance with OSHA mandates.

October 15 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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Qualified Crane Signalperson Training

OSHA requires you to meet new requirements under the New Crane Standard for Construction Operations – Subpart CC.  Effective in November of 2010, anyone performing crane signals on a construction site has to be “qualified”.  If your employees fit into this category, they must: be competent in the application of the types of signals used, have a basic understanding of crane operations and the limitations, know and understand the new crane standard as it applies to signaling, and demonstrate all…

October 17 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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Crane Rigging Training

Cost plus materials. In addition to qualified signalpersons and certified operators, the new OSHA crane standard requires employees who perform rigging operations to be “qualified”.  This course has been developed by the Crosby Group to assist employers in qualifying their personnel as qualified riggers as required in the new crane standards.  The standard also requires an experience component which is not provided in this course.  Note: This course is four hours in length.  To receive a card verifying their attendance…

October 23 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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Basic First Aid/CPR/AED Training

Dates: October 23 & 24, 2019 Must attend both nights Medic First Aid, CPR, and AED training is designed specifically for the occupational first aid provider.  This extremely valuable program will help employers comply with OSHA and other federal and state regulatory requirements for training employees on how to respond and care for medical emergencies at work.  Two-year certification cards are issued upon completion of this course.

November 4 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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STP Unit 2: Communication

Dates: November 4, 6, 11 & 13, 2019 Must attend three of the four nights. This course presents a body of knowledge and skills that today’s construction supervisors need in order to be effective communicators on their job. Unit 2 Explores: Effective Communication Learn to Listen Carrying on Conversations Persuasion, Negotiation and Confrontation Communicate with your crew Putting it in writing Meetings that Work Electronic Communication Improving Communication

November 5 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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Foundations for Safety Leadership (FSL)

Everyone, from the company owner to the experienced foreman and new trainee/apprentice, needs to own safety and be a safety leader.  The Foundations for Safety Leadership (FSL) course is designed to introduce construction workers, particularly those with supervisory responsibilities such as foremen, to safety leadership principles and give them the skills to be a safety leader who can help create and sustain safe and productive jobsites.

November 7 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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Successfully Handling an OSHA Inspection

Employers do have rights during the inspection process, but you must be aware of what they are if you hope to exercise them.  As OSHA continues to change the way it does business, it’s more likely your job-site will be inspected.  The more you know about handling an OSHA inspection, the more likely your experience will be less painful and costly.  This course will help you find out what you may be doing that catches the eye of the trained…

November 13 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Build More Value into the Relationship between General Contractors and Subcontractors

Conflict on a project is costly, but conflict can be avoided.  Managing the relationship between generals and subs is vital to successful projects and profitability on both sides, both in terms of project completion as well as business reputation. Join the AGC as we host a lively discussion analyzing the factors that contribute to successful relationships and outcomes between general contractors and subcontractors.  From opening the lines of communication and establishing mutual respect, to anticipating project needs and delivering on…

November 19 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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OSHA’s Silica Standard

About 2.3 million workers are exposed to respirable crystalline silica in their workplaces, including 2 million construction workers who drill, cut, crush, or grind silica-containing materials such as concrete and stone. Responsible employers have been protecting workers from harmful exposure to respirable crystalline silica for years, using widely-available equipment that controls dust with water or a vacuum system. OSHA’s new Silica Standard is scheduled to take effect in November 2018. Find out what this new standard means to your operation.

December 2 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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STP Unit 4: Contract Documents

Dates: December 2, 4, 9 & 11, 2019 Must attend three of the four nights. This course will provide information about contract documents and construction law to help supervisors recognize the roles and responsibilities of all contracted parties, to develop an understanding of how contract documents can be helpful to solve problems and resolve conflicts, and to develop positive relationships between all parties in the construction process. Unit 4 Explores: Introduction to contract documents and construction law Creating a positive…

December 3 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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OSHA 10-Hour for Construction

Dates: December 3, 5, 10 & 12, 2019 Must attend all four nights. Need your OSHA 10-Hour training card to get on the job?  You’ve come to the right place!  This 10-hour construction safety course was developed by the US Department of Labor to provide construction workers, supervisors, and other personnel responsible for construction activities with an awareness of construction safety and health concerns in the construction industry.  All attendees will become familiar with reading and using the OSHA standards…

December 11 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Learn for the Legends – AGC’s Leadership Forum Series

Join the AGC as we host our initial leadership luncheon with the legends of the industry. This interactive luncheon features an all-star panel of experienced construction professionals prepared to discuss what they have found to be the keys to success in this industry. This program is open to all but is particularly tailored to young construction professionals aspiring to be leaders in their companies and the industry.  A majority of the program will be devoted to Q&A, so be prepared…

May 12, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Harley Davidson Museum, 500 W Canal St
Milwaukee, WI 53203 United States
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Past Presidents’ and Award Night

The AGC Past President’s & Awards Night is our opportunity to recognize Past AGC Presidents as well as various members who have made an indelible impact on the AGC of Greater Milwaukee or who have distinguished safety records. Held in the month of May, this is the largest networking event of the year. It begins with a cocktail hour, followed by a four-course dinner.