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MARCH

March 21

Athens Area HBA Monthly Membership Meeting (11:30am registration; lunch with meeting 12:00pm-1:00pm at the Holiday Inn in Downtown Athens-197 East Broad Street)

March 21

Augusta HBA Monthly Membership Meeting (6:00pm; Valley Career and Technical Center –$20.00; features an offsite location with a meal catered by the Culinary Arts students)

March 23-24

Construction Education Foundation of Georgia Career Expo and Worlds of Construction (Georgia International Convention Center--College Park)

March 28

Building Technology Structure & Exterior Finishes (8:00am-4:00pm at Greater Atlanta HBA-1484 Brockett Road, Tucker; 6 CEU’s; cost-$275 HBA members, $325 non-members; Contact Valerie Siegel at-vsiegel@atlantahomebuilders.comor 678-775-1469; pre-registration required)

March 29, 2017

ABC’s Construction 101 Academy Class Series

Understanding Project Documents-This course covers the scope of work, blueprints, and comparing bids (3.5 CEU’s; 8:30am-12:00pm at ABC of Georgia Headquarters)

March 30

Estimating & Scheduling for Profitable Business Operations (8:00am-4:00pm at Greater Atlanta HBA-1484 Brockett Road, Tucker; 6 CEU’s; cost-$275 HBA members, $325 non-members; contact Valerie atvsiegel@atlantahomebuilders.comor 678-775-1469; pre-registration required)

APRIL

April 5

Earth Craft Builder Certification (9:00am-5:00pm; $200 includes certification by end of class, lunch, and materials; discounted rates for HBA members. Register online at www.southface.org/event/earthcrafthouse-builder-7/)

April 13 HBA of Statesboro Monthly Membership Meeting

April 18

Augusta HBA Associates Night (6:00pm; builders are treated to drinks and hors d’oeuvres by associate members at the Wintergarden Event Room, Staunton)

April 19

Lead Certified Removal Refresher Course (8:00am-12:00pm at The Greater Atlanta HBA-1484 Brockett Road, Tucker; 3 CEU’s and 3 years in an EPA authorized state [FL, SC, TN]; costs-$200 HBA members; $300-non-members; contact Valerie at vsiegel@atlantahomebuilders.comor 678-775-1469)

April 24-25

LEED Green Associate 2-Day Course (8:00am-5:00pm at ABC of Georgia Headquarters)

April 24-25

Residential Contractor Licensing Exam Prep Course (12 CEU’s; 8:00am-5:00pm at the Drury Hotel 1170 Powers Ferry Place, Marietta; costs-$375 for HBA members, $425 for non-members) Register online at atlantahomebuilders.com/eventsApril 26

ABC’s Construction 101 Academy Class Series Preconstruction A Guide to Estimating and Bidding-The class covers estimates during design phases, bid preparation, exclusions, clarifications and assumptions (3.5 CEU’s; 8:30am-12:00pm at ABC of Georgia Headquarters)

MAY

May 4-5

East Coast Builders Show (Cobb Galleria Center-Atlanta; register now at www.ecbcshow.com)

May 9

EarthCraft Builder Certification (9:00am-5:00pm; $200 includes certification by end of class, lunch, and materials; discounted rates for HBA members. Register online at www.southface.org/event/earthcraft-house-builder-7/ )

May 11

LEED Green Associate 1-Day Crash Course (8:00am-5:00pm at ABC of Georgia Headquarters)

May 11

HBA of South Georgia Annual Golf Tournament at Kinderlou Forrest (Register at hbasg.org)

JUNE

June 8-9

OSHA 10-Hour Construction Outreach; 8:00am-4:00pm Day One; 8:00am-12:00pm Day Two (10 CEU. s and completion card for OSHA and a current OSHA 1926 Standards)