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April 18, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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STP 3: Planning and Scheduling

This course will help construction supervisors understand ways in which planning and scheduling saves time and money, while increasing quality in the construction process. Unit 3 Explores: Preparing the project plan, communicating the plan, the critical path, computer use in scheduling, using the schedule on the jobsite, updating the construction schedule, the schedule as documentation, and using planning and scheduling.

April 24, 2018 @ 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 Crane Standard for Construction Operations – Subpart CC. Effective November 10, 2018, anyone performing crane signals on a construction site has to be “qualified.” For your employees to 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 limitations, know and understand the new crane standard as it applies to signaling, and demonstrate all of the…

April 25, 2018 @ 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

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 in this class,…

May 1, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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Basic First Aid/CPR/AED Training

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. This course is for any adult who wishes to become certified in First Aid/CPR/AED, especially those charged with the responsibility to respond in…

May 2, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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One event on May 2, 2018 at 4:30 pm

AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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Basic First Aid/CPR/AED Training

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. This course is for any adult who wishes to become certified in First Aid/CPR/AED, especially those charged with the responsibility to respond in…

May 3, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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Best Practices for Working in a School

School projects are a staple of the summer building season, which can bring great opportunities for contractors, but also present specific and unique challenges. That is why the AGC of Greater Milwaukee is coordinating with industry experts to bring you a program on the best practices for working in a school. Bureaucracy, tight deadlines, and public image are all considerations when building, and air quality, hazardous material, and other indoor environmental concerns are ever present when remodeling. Through this program,…

May 7, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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One event on May 16, 2018 at 4:30 pm

AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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STP 2: Communication

This course presents a body of knowledge and skills that today’s construction supervisors need in order to be effective communicators on their job site. Unit 2 Explores: Effective Communication, Learn to Listen, Carrying on Conversations, Persuasion, Negotiation, Confrontation, Communicate with Your Crew, Putting it in Writing, Meetings that Work, Electronic Communication, and Improving Communication.

May 9, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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One event on May 9, 2018 at 4:30 pm

One event on May 14, 2018 at 4:30 pm

One event on May 16, 2018 at 4:30 pm

AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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STP 2: Communication

This course presents a body of knowledge and skills that today’s construction supervisors need in order to be effective communicators on their job site. Unit 2 Explores: Effective Communication, Learn to Listen, Carrying on Conversations, Persuasion, Negotiation, Confrontation, Communicate with Your Crew, Putting it in Writing, Meetings that Work, Electronic Communication, and Improving Communication.

May 14, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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One event on May 9, 2018 at 4:30 pm

One event on May 14, 2018 at 4:30 pm

One event on May 16, 2018 at 4:30 pm

AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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STP 2: Communication

This course presents a body of knowledge and skills that today’s construction supervisors need in order to be effective communicators on their job site. Unit 2 Explores: Effective Communication, Learn to Listen, Carrying on Conversations, Persuasion, Negotiation, Confrontation, Communicate with Your Crew, Putting it in Writing, Meetings that Work, Electronic Communication, and Improving Communication.

May 15, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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One event on May 17, 2018 at 4:30 pm

One event on May 22, 2018 at 4:30 pm

One event on May 24, 2018 at 4:30 pm

AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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OSHA 10-Hour for Construction

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 for construction 23 CFR 1926. Other construction safety and health standards are also…

May 16, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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One event on May 9, 2018 at 4:30 pm

One event on May 14, 2018 at 4:30 pm

One event on May 16, 2018 at 4:30 pm

AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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STP 2: Communication

This course presents a body of knowledge and skills that today’s construction supervisors need in order to be effective communicators on their job site. Unit 2 Explores: Effective Communication, Learn to Listen, Carrying on Conversations, Persuasion, Negotiation, Confrontation, Communicate with Your Crew, Putting it in Writing, Meetings that Work, Electronic Communication, and Improving Communication.

May 17, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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One event on May 17, 2018 at 4:30 pm

One event on May 22, 2018 at 4:30 pm

One event on May 24, 2018 at 4:30 pm

AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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OSHA 10-Hour for Construction

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 for construction 23 CFR 1926. Other construction safety and health standards are also…

May 22, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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One event on May 17, 2018 at 4:30 pm

One event on May 22, 2018 at 4:30 pm

One event on May 24, 2018 at 4:30 pm

AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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OSHA 10-Hour for Construction

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 for construction 23 CFR 1926. Other construction safety and health standards are also…

May 24, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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One event on May 17, 2018 at 4:30 pm

One event on May 22, 2018 at 4:30 pm

One event on May 24, 2018 at 4:30 pm

AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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OSHA 10-Hour for Construction

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 for construction 23 CFR 1926. Other construction safety and health standards are also…

July 19, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Marquette University, 1250 W Wisconsin Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53233 United States
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Lean Construction Unit 4: The Last Planner System

Lean Construction challenges all project stakeholders to develop and apply better ways to manage the overall construction process. Unit 4: The Last Planner® System is a half-day course that delves in creating six-week look-ahead schedules and weekly work plans. Within construction, we all strive to plan our projects in a way that produces predictable workflow and continuous improvement. Unit 4 is the second of two units introducing the Last Planner System (LPS). This half-day, facilitator-led course shows how to conduct…

July 27, 2018 @ 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…

August 8, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Miller Park, 1 Brewers Way
Milwaukee, WI 53214 United States
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CLC Brewers Tailgate Summer Social

The Construction Leadership Council (CLC) Tailgate Summer Social is the CLC’s second largest annual networking event. Held mid-summer every year, this event starts with buffet style tailgating, games and contests, and ends with a matchup at Miller Park. This is a great opportunity for young construction professionals to network with their peers, and is kid friendly so bring the family!

August 27, 2018 @ 4:30 am - 7:30 pm
AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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First Aid/CPR/AED Training

Class nights are: August 27 & 28. 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.

September 10, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm

STP 4: Contract Documents

Class nights are: September 10th, 12th, 17th, & 19th. 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 environment through partnering, contractual relationships, contract…

September 13, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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Opioid Abuse in Construction

The annual costs of opioid addiction in construction continue to grow, both in terms of human impact and lost production on the jobsite. And the AGC of Greater Milwaukee focuses on this issue as part of its multi-faceted approach to safety. That is why the AGC is working with the State of Wisconsin to bring in Paul Krupski, Director of Opioid Initiatives for the Dept. of Health Services, to speak to our members about the opioid epidemic in Wisconsin, as…

September 25, 2018 @ 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

Class nights are: October 2nd, 9th, 16th, & 23rd. 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 for construction 23 CFR…

September 27, 2018 @ 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…

October 2, 2018 @ 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

Class nights are: 2nd, 9th, 16th & 23rd. 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 and OSHA 30-Hour card as proof of compliance with OSHA mandates. Intended Audience: This course is intended…

October 3, 2018
AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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Construction Supervision Fundamentals

Class dates include October 3, 4 & 5, 2018. This 25-hour instructor led course consists of nine highly interactive classroom sessions that focus on the knowledge and skills every supervisor needs to be an efficient manager of people, time, equipment and materials. This course includes case studies, group activities, and provides jobsite exercises for skill development. Learners will partner with company sponsors to apply the skills learned in the course, evaluate progress, and create a path to advance the student’s…

October 4, 2018 @ 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 jobsite 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 might be doing that catches the eye of the trained…

October 8, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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STP 6: Risk Management and Problem Solving

Class nights are: October 8th, 10th, 15th & 17th. This course will cover the roles and responsibilities of a construction supervisor in accident prevention and loss control. Unit 6 explores: Safety leadership, communication and expectations, planning for site safety, site safety management, site security and protection, multi-employer safety, construction risk management, safety and Human Resources, regulatory procedures, and record keeping and documents.

October 18, 2018 @ 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. Find out what this new standard means to your operation.

October 18, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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Leadership Development & Networking

The future of the industry is being built today. With that in mind, the AGC of Greater Milwaukee and the Construction Leadership Council have coordinated to bring together an evening of networking and leadership development training for the construction industry’s rising new talent. We will be going on location to a local watering hole for a night of networking and fun, all centered around an engaging Leadership Development program, designed to enhance the participant’s communication skills for greater business success.…

October 24, 2018 @ 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 November of 2010, anyone performing crane signals on a construction site has to be “qualified.” For your employees to 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 25, 2018 @ 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

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 a “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 in this…

October 29, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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First Aid/CPR/AED Training

Class nights are: October 29th & 30th (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 1, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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The Economics of Safety

Today’s challenging economic climate is not the time to back off on safety, but instead to charge ahead with communicating the importance of an accident-free workplace. Establishing safety objectives and defining responsibilities has never been as critical as it is today. Holding people accountable for their actions and evaluating their performance can have a big impact on the bottom line. At one organization, the average cost of a shoulder injury was $50,000, a back injury was $35,000, a knee injury…

November 5, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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STP 5: Improving Productivity and Managing Project Costs

Class nights are: 5th, 7th, 12th & 14th. This course covers understanding how project estimates are compiled, how to compare actual project costs with those estimated and how to control costs to meet the estimate. This course also details how productivity is measured, how the supervisor plays a major role in increasing jobsite productivity and how a small increase in productivity can have a significant impact on the time and cost of a project. Unit 5 explores: Construction estimates, who…

November 15, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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Succession Planning: Continuing Your Legacy

What happens to your business when you retire or are no longer able to run the company? Is your company in a position to continue without you? How do you choose a credible successor, whether that person is inside or outside the family? These are all very difficult but important questions. That is why the AGC of Greater Milwaukee has brought together three industry experts, each leaders in their respective fields, to discuss succession planning, an issue relevant to all…

December 4, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Wisconsin Club, 900 W Wisconsin Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53233 United States
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Construction Economic Forecast: What’s in Store for 2019?

Ken Simonson has been the Chief Economist for the AGC of America since 2001. He has 38 years of experience analyzing, advocating and communicating about economic and tax issues. He is interviewed and quoted almost daily by local and national media including The Wall Street Journal, USA Today and CNBC. This compelling event will provide the Milwaukee area construction industry leaders with a comprehensive understanding of what to expect in the construction industry in 2019. Mr. Simonson will address how…

December 6, 2018 @ 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…

March 26, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Venue 42, 1130 N. 9th Street
Milwaukee, WI 53233 United States
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Conflict Resolution During a Crisis, Perspectives from Experienced Construction Professionals – Panel Discussion

Surviving, or even avoiding, a crisis may depend in large part on the strength of your relationships with other stakeholders to a construction project.  Understanding others' perspectives goes a long way toward accomplishing your own goals.  To help you better understand the needs of these other parties, the AGC has assembled a team of experienced professionals from diverse backgrounds for an open panel discussion. These panelists have all been to hell and back and still managed to strengthen partnerships along…

April 4, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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Construction Lien Law

Presenter: Brian R. Zimmerman — Attorney and Shareholder, Hurtado Zimmerman SC With job site experience in engineering and surveying, Brian brings a unique perspective to his work in construction and real estate law; which includes: construction and real estate litigation, alternative dispute resolution, commercial and residential real property sales—including title and survey analysis—and construction contract preparation and negotiation. The Wisconsin lien law is often misunderstood and misapplied. The essentials of how and when to prepare lien notices and claims will…

May 9, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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Succession Planning: Protect What You’ve Build

Failing to plan is the same as planning to fail. And, by the time you inevitably step aside failing to have a plan in place will undermine and put at risk your future goals. That is why the AGC of Greater Milwaukee has assembled a team of expert advisors for an exclusive panel discussion to help prepare you for your future. In the construction industry, success is dictated by the schedule. Succession planning is no different, and involves planning, consulting…

September 17, 2019 @ 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, 2019 @ 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…

October 7, 2019 @ 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…

November 13, 2019 @ 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…

December 2, 2019 @ 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 6, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
The Westin Milwaukee Hotel, 550 North Van Buren St.
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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AGC Annual Holiday Gala

The AGC Holiday Gala is the Association's other major fundraising event for the AGC Education & Research Foundation. Held in December, the Gala has been held at the various unique locations such as the Calatrava Art Museum, Milwaukee Discovery World, Milwaukee Public Museum and features dinner and dancing. As a dress up event which includes spouses or significant others, the Gala is an opportunity to enjoy Holiday socializing with friends and business acquaintances.

December 11, 2019 @ 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…

January 6 @ 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 6: Risk Management and Problem Solving

Dates: January 6, 8, 13 & 15, 2020 Must attend three of the four nights. This course will cover the roles and responsibilities of a construction supervisor in accident prevention and loss control. Unit 6 explores: Safety leadership, communication and expectations Planning for site safety Site safety management Site security and protection Multi-employer safety Construction risk management Safety and Human Resources Regulatory procedures, record keeping and documents

January 14 @ 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Wisconsin Club, 900 W Wisconsin Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53233 United States
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AGC Annual Meeting

The New Year is kicked off with our January AGC Annual Corporate Meeting held in the Grand ballroom of the Wisconsin Club. Serving as our major business meeting, this event begins with a networking/cocktail hour, followed by dinner and program. The program includes a review by the incoming AGC President of the Association’s past year’s accomplishments and a preview of goals for the coming year. Additionally, a guest speaker is scheduled who provides provocative insights into topics ranging from politics,…

January 20 @ 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: January 20 & 22, 2020 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.

January 24 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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Lean Construction Unit 1: Variation in Production Systems

Lean Construction challenges all project stakeholders to develop and apply better ways to manage the overall construction process. Unit 1: Variations in Production Systems is a half-day course that introduces one of the fundamental concepts of Lean Construction: Variation. In the construction process, the work we do is all connected, and variation in even one of those processes affects us all. This course provides tools to help participants recognize sources of variation on their own projects, examine variation’s effect on…

January 24 @ 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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Lean Construction Unit 2: Pull in Production

Unit 2: Pull in Production is a half-day course that introduces the concept of “pull” as a means to reliable work flow. In construction process, the work we do is all connected and variation in even one of those processes affects us all. This course provides tools to help participants recognize sources of variation on their own projects, examine variation’s effect on operations, and mitigate the effects of variation in their every-day work. Following completion of this course, participants will…

January 28 @ 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…

February 3 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm

STP Unit 5: Improving Productivity and Managing Project Costs

Dates: February 3, 5, 10 & 12, 2020 Must attend three of the four nights. This course covers understanding how project estimates are compiled, how to compare actual project costs with those estimated and how to control costs to meet the estimate.  This course also details how productivity is measured, how the supervisor plays a major role in increasing jobsite productivity and how a small increase in productivity can have a significant impact on the time and cost of a…

February 4 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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The Economics of Safety

Today’s challenging economic climate is not the time to back off on safety, but instead to charge ahead with communicating the importance of an accident-free workplace.  Establishing safety objectives and defining responsibilities has never been as critical as it is today.  Holding people accountable for their actions and evaluating their performance can have a big impact on the bottom line.  At one organization, the average cost of a shoulder injury was $50,000, a back injury was $35,000, a knee injury…

February 6 @ 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Harley Davidson Museum, 500 W Canal St
Milwaukee, WI 53203 United States
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CLC Annual Kickoff

The Construction Leadership Council (CLC) Annual Kickoff is the CLC’s largest networking event of the year. Held in early February each year, this event features a cocktail hour, gourmet dining, and engaging guest speakers. Previous iconic locations for this even include the Harley Davidson Museum® and the Mitchell Park Domes. This is always an engaging and fun networking opportunity for our hardworking, young construction professionals. 2020 presentation will be: Virtual Design and BIM Speaker: From Barton Malow Join the AGC's…

February 17 @ 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: February 17, 18, 24 & 25, 2020 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…

February 25 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
AGC Milwaukee, 1243 N 10th St., Ste 175
Milwaukee, WI 53205 United States
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Prefab in Constructoin

Expediting building processes using prefabricated and modular components are growing in popularity.  Whether it's to better manage moisture during construction, accelerate construction cycles, or minimize construction waste, prefab is becoming more of a necessity when trying to be competitive in the marketplace.

March 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 1: Leadership and Motivation

Class nights are: March 2, 4, 9 & 11, 2020 Must attend three of the four nights. This course will describe the value of effective supervision of workers and improve the construction supervisor’s ability to lead and motivate others. Unit 1 Explores: The dollars and sense of people in construction, the role of the construction supervisor, helping people perform better, motivating others, leading others, positive feedback, training and orienting crew members, teams and team building, and leadership skills in action.

March 3 @ 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…

March 10 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Alioto’s Restauant, 3041 N. Mayfair Road
Wauwatosa, WI 53222 United States
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Active Shooter Training

Join the Construction Leadership Council and the Safety Leaders Forum for Active Shooter training by Mike Bolender from Peaceful Warrior Training Group (PWTG).  PWTG is made up of numerous Instructors/First Responders who have multiple real-life experiences responding to actual active shooter events.  Their Instructors have studied researched and trained across the country with active shooter experts, victims and academic researchers to formulate the PW Active Shooter preventative techniques, incident response and tactics along with active shooter first care methods that…

March 16 @ 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: March 16 & 17, 2020 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.