**Due to COVID-19, all classes will be offered ONLINE.
Questions? Contact Senior Program Manager Cirse Ruiz at email@example.com or call 312.575.0389
HACIA’s Advanced Construction Training classes are free professional development courses for construction business owners & managers who want to learn, enhance and diversify their skill set with innovating technologies and knowledge taught by industry experts. Founded in 1979, The Hispanic American Construction Industry Association (HACIA) is a non-profit organization whose mission is to develop and deliver on-going trainings and provide assistance and resources to construction businesses and their employees. HACIA believes all qualified construction businesses should have equal access to opportunities and education in the industry and strives to build diversity inclusion. HACIA advocates for public policy that formally outlines the rights and responsibilities of minorities in the Chicagoland area. Apply HERE.
VIRTUAL OSHA 30-HOUR CERTIFICATION
Contractors will participate in a virtual 4 all day training in order to receive their OSHA 30 Certificate License.
32 CEU – HACIA U – ALL DAY CLASSES –May 18, 19, & 20th (8AM to 4:30PM); May 21st (8am to 5PM -1/2 hour for Final Exam)
Online Zoom Class Presented by: Dan Ramir – LWSC
QUICKBOOKS FOR ADVANCED CONTRACTORS
Enhance your existing knowledge of QuickBooks and learn to analyze financial data, create and customize reports, learn various payroll functions, as well as track and pay payroll taxes.
10 CEU – HACIA U ZOOM ONLINE CLASS – May 6, 11, 13, 18, 20 & June 1, 2020
5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Presented by: Froilan Nunez – HACIA
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT 201
This course will discuss the basics of marketing, digital marketing, and business development as well as provide strategies for winning work with prime contractors and leveraging M/W/DBE and BEP/VBE certifications.
4 CEU – HACIA U ZOOM ONLINE CLASS –June 1, 3, 8, 15, 2020
5:30 – 8:30 p.m. Presented by: Bernie Deir – Midwest Business Consulting
LEGAL ISSUES – CONTRACT COMPLIANCE
This course will cover general compliance requirements, with trade-specific pitfalls to avoid.
4 CEU – HACIA U ZOOM ONLINE CLASS – TBD, 2020
5:30 – 9:30 p.m. Presented by: Chris Miller – Kelley Kronenberg Attorneys at Law
ACCESS TO CAPITAL
This course will welcome you to the world of capital possibilities – Access to Capital: Money to Mainstreet. Join us as we explore all capital options and showcase the benefits of each. With panelist discussions revolving around traditional, alternative, and entrepreneur forms of capital as well as spotlights on crowdfunding, women, and minorities, Access to Capital: Money to Mainstreet is the only place to get the most accurate information on all types of capital.
4 CEU – HACIA U ZOOM ONLINE CLASS– May 27, 2020
5:30 – 9:30 p.m. Presented by: Jose Garcia – Wintrust
CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT (CM)
Sound construction Management practices are considered to be fundamental to ensuring a project’s progress. Building projects are in constant need of last-minute changes and, in that aspect, a strong team leader who can maintain stability and coordinate between the team members is a must; Participants will learn how to control and monitor the progress of a project in terms of quality, cost, and time.
8 CEU – HACIA U ZOOM ONLINE CLASS – May 19, 26 and June 2, 9th 2020
5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Presented by: Claudette Soto – Baso Ltd. & Yoetzin Diaz
Revu speeds up design reviews by allowing project partners to mark up and collaborate on the same documents in real time, or any time. Document Management, drawing management, quantity takeoff, submittal review, RFI posting, project handover, QA/QC, punch process.
5 CEU – HACIA U ZOOM ONLINE CLASS – JUNE 18, 25, 2020
5:30 – 8:00 p.m. Presented by: Rene Velasco – Mortenson Chicago