Education

Series A business practices catalog​​

Select at least five hours and as many as 13 hours of Series A business practices classes.

Find Series B (trade and energy efficiency) classes here​​.
 
Series A Courses Provider Hrs Cost Type ​​ Phone
Series A Course: Topics range from basic business to OSHA safety. At Home Prep 13 $119 Online 800-952-0910
Package 1: Importance of a company policy; structural codes that affect electrical codes and installations. 3SC Company 13 $119 Online 541-746-7534
Package 2: Jobsite safety; liability insurance; structural codes that affect electrical codes and installations. 3SC Company 13 $119 Online 541-746-7534
Package 3: Importance of a company policy; liability insurance; residential specialty code span tables. 3SC Company 13 $119 Online 541-746-7534
Package 4: Job site safety; importance of a company policy, liability insurance, residential specialty code span tables. 3SC Company 13 $119 Online 541-746-7534
Package 5: Structural codes that affect electrical codes and installations; residential specialty code span tables. 3SC Company 13 $119 Online 541-746-7534
Package 6: Oregon residential specialty code changes; jobsite safety; changing business entities. 3SC Company 13 $119 Online 541-746-7534
Package 7: Employee or independent contractor; jobsite safety; changing business entities; structural codes that affect electrical codes and installations. 3SC Company 13 $119 Online 541-746-7534
Package 8: Oregon residential specialty code changes; employee or independent contractor; changing business entities; structural codes that affect electrical codes and installations. 3SC Company 13 $119 Online 541-746-7534
Package 9: Employee or independent contractor; liability insurance. 3SC Company 13 $119 Online 541-746-7534
Package 10: Codes; employee or independent contractor; liability insurance. 3SC Company 13 $119 Online 541-746-7534
Package 11: Employee or independent contractor; importance of a company policy; liability insurance; codes; span tables. 3SC Company 13 $119 Online 541-746-7534
Package 12: Oregon residential code changes; importance of a company policy; changing business entities; residential specialty code span tables. 3SC Company 13 $119 Online 541-746-7534
Package 13: Jobsite safety; importance of a company policy; changing business entities; residential code span tables. 3SC Company 13 $119 Online 541-746-7534
Package 14: Employee or independent contractor; importance of a company policy; changing business entities; residential specialty code span tables. 3SC Company 13 $119 Online 541-746-7534
Package 15: Oregon residential specialty code changes; importance of a company policy; general liability insurance; job site safety; employee or independent contractor issues; residential specialty codes span tables. 3SC Company 13 $119 Online 541-746-7534
Package 16: Oregon residential specialty code new changes; importance of a company policy; general liability insurance; job site safety; employee or independent contractor issues; changing business entities. 3SC Company 13 $119 Online 541-746-7534
Package 17: Oregon residential specialty code new changes; importance of a company policy; changing business entities; job site safety; employee or independent contractor issues; residential specialty codes span tables. 3SC Company 13 $119 Online 541-746-7534
Package 18: Oregon residential specialty code changes; residential specialty codes span tables revisited; general liability insurance; job site safety; employee or independent contractor issues; changing business entities. 3SC Company 13 $119 Online 541-746-7534
Package 19: Residential specialty codes span tables revisited; general liability insurance; job site safety; mold problems; drywall in construction applications. 3SC Company 13 $119 Online 541-746-7534
Package 20: Oregon residential specialty code changes; mold problems; drywall in construction applications; general liability insurance; job site safety; employee or independent contractor issues; changing business entities. 3SC Company 13 $119 Online 541-746-7534
OSHA Campus Construction Safety Certification Course: General knowledge to avoid the hazards on a construction site. OSHA recommends these courses as an orientation to occupational safety and health. American Contractors Organization, Inc . 10 $119 Online 971-645-4292
OSHA Campus Certification de Seguridad en Constrsuccion: El programa de certificacion de seguridad de construccion esta disenado para proveer a un trabajador de construccion el conocimiento general para poder reconocer y evitar los peligros en un sitio de construccion. American Contractors Organization, Inc . 10 $119 Online 971-645-4292
Structural Codes that Effect Electrical Codes and Installation: Takes each code - building, electrical, fire, mechanical, and plumbing - and shows how each is affected by the other. 3SC Company 8 $89 Online

DVD option
541-746-7534
Manage Your Way to Big Profits: Introduction to professional project management. Starts with preconstruction services and project start-up and moves into finances, overseeing project progress, safety, etc. Builders License Class 8 $119 Online 800-727-7104
Estimating and Bidding for Success: Details methods of construction delivery, types of estimates, and tools needed to tender bids. Builders License Class 8 $119 Online 800-727-7104
OR 2010 ADA Standards, Real World Application: Covers the second and tenth chapters of the stadards for accessible design. Chapter 2 covering scoping requirements sets the stage for following chapters. Builders License Class 8 $119 Online 800-727-7104
OR Construction Safety Standards: Reviews safety codes for residential construction. Learn to recognize and prevent hazards on construction sites. Builders License Class 8 $119 Online 800-727-7104
WordPress Web Design Part 1: Build a website together. Get a domain name, create a page, find a theme. Bring pictures, logos, testimonials. Clackamas Community College 6 $69 Live 503-594-0738
Search Engine Optimization: Covers Google Analytics and how to measure sales. Understand how visitors use your site and how to keep them coming back. Clackamas Community College 6 $99 Live 503-594-0738
Social Media: Introduction to social networking basics such as Facebook fan pages, apps and ads that can make your page more user friendly. Use Twitter to market. Clackamas Community College 6 $99 Live 503-594-0738
Contractor Business management Series : Set clear customer satisfaction expectations; learn to personalize your contracts for your business type and work.
(Free for HBA members)
Oregon Home Builders Association 6

$100

Live 503-684-1880
Markup & Profit: A Contractor's Guide: Topics include financial requirements, estimating, sales, markup and margin calculations, how to price your services, cash flow, contracts, change orders, avoiding fraud, tips for success. Oregon Contractor Education 6 $123 Online 503-781-7885
Mobile 4 Business: Trains students to use a mobile device to submit invoices, collect payments, request bids, track labor costs, etc. Clackamas Community College​ 6 $197 Live 503-594-0738
Contractors Reference Manual Review: Review of the Oregon Construction Contractor Reference Manual. Moneywise Contractor Education 5 $60 Online 503-722-2894
How to use online building codes: Clarifies information found in the Oregon Building Code Division “Cite It, Write It” check list. Use online codes to answer questions about common inspection requirements. Moneywise Contractor Education 5 $60 Online 503-722-2894
Construction Safety: Videos show the importance of construction safety, covering requirements for different phases of residential construction. Moneywise Contractor Education 5 $60 Online 503-722-2894
Package 2: Surety Bond Basics & OSHA Top Ten Violations, Construction Law Overview and Social Media Tips.  Oregon Home Builders Association 5 $65
(Free for HBA members)​
Online 503-378-9066
Digital Marketing/Project Management: Learn the newest advertising tricks with digital marketing and project excellence with project management. At Your Pace Online 5 $68 Online 877-724-6150

Series A Course: Construction business practices, customer service, business law, building codes.

At Home Prep 5 $69 Online 800-952-0910
Package 1: Building codes; jobsite safety; general liability insurance.

At Home Prep 5 $69 Online 800-952-0910
Package 2: Building codes, jobsite safety, residential span tables. 3SC Company 5 $69 Online 800-774-7534
Package 3: Oregon residential specialty code changes, jobsite safety, changing business entities. 3SC Company 5 $69 Online 800-774-7534
Package 4: Employee or independent contractor issues, jobsite safety, general liability insurance. 3SC Company 5 $69 Online 800-774-7534
Package 5: Employee or independent contractor issues, jobsite safety, residential span code tables. 3SC Company 5 $69 Online 800-774-7534
Package 6: Employee or independent contractor issues, jobsite safety, changing business entities. 3SC Company 5 $69 Online 800-774-7534
Package 7: Oregon residential specialty code changes, employee or independent contractor issues, general liability insurance. 3SC Company 5 $69 Online 800-774-7534
Package 8: Oregon specialty code changes, employee or independent contractor issues, residential span code tables. 3SC Company 5 $69 Online 800-774-7534
Package 9: Oregon specialty code changes, employee or independent contractor issues, changing business entities. 3SC Company 5 $69 Online 800-774-7534
Package 10: Mold problems; drywall in construction applications. 3SC Company 5 $69 Online 800-774-7534
Package 11: Oregon residential specialty code changes; mold problems. 3SC Company 5 $69 Online 800-774-7534

Residential Specialty Codes Span Tables Revisited. See how basic foundation systems and wood framing span tables are used in 1 & 2 family dwellings.

3SC Company 5 $69 Online

DVD option
800-774-7534
The Importance of a Company Policy: Covers topics like, Why you need one, employee benefits, conduct and privacy in the work place, discipline to discharge, hiring, etc. 3SC Company 5 $69 Online 800-774-7534
​(Spanish)
Asbestos Awareness with Respiratory Protection
American Contractors Organization, Inc . ​5 ​$75 ​Online ​971-645-4292
(Spanish)
Hazard and Health. How to prevent back injuries in the workplace and hazard communication (changes to the HAZCOM standard).
American Contractors Organization, Inc . 5 $75 Online 971-645-4292
Respiratory and PPE Training: Training for employees who must use respirators. American Contractors Organization, Inc . 5 $75 Online 971-645-4292
( English or Spanish)
Safety and Compliance.This course covers these topics: Heat and illness prevention, back safety, health and safety management, PPE, and asbestos awareness.
American Contractors Organization, Inc . 5 $75 Online 971-645-4292
Safety and Health. This course covers these topics: Back safety, heat and illness prevention for supervisors, PPE program, and sexual discrimination and harassment prevention. American Contractors Organization, Inc . 5 $75 Online 971-645-4292
Construction Job Hazards: Hazard analysis, hand  power tool safety, lead and asbestos safety.  PDH Academy​ ​5 ​$75 Self-study​ ​800-576-4341​
Construction Site Safety Practices: Examines safe work practices for nail guns, stairways and ladders; fall protection systems and proper use of personal protective equipment. PDH Academy 5 $75 Online 800-576-4341

OR 2010 ADA Standards; Exterior and Interior Elements: Covers the third through ninth chapters of the ADA Standards for Assessible Design. The standards set minimum requirements for newly designed, constructed or altered state and local government facilities, public accommodations and commercial facilities.

Builders License Class 5 $77 Online 800-727-7104
OR Business Practices for Contactors: Covers topics important to running a successful construction business, including contract, lien and labor laws. Builders License Class 5 $79 Online 800-727-7104

OR Construction Safety Standards: Review of safety codes for residential construction. Learn the basic components of a construction safety program and how to recognize and prevent hazards.

Builders License Class 5 $79 Online 800-727-7104
OR Contracts, Liabilities and Risk Management: Covers the principles of contract law and key elements of a home building and remodeling contract. Builders License Class 5 $79 Online 800-727-7104
​Drones in Construction Builders License Class ​5 ​$79 ​Online ​800-727-7104​
OR Marketing for Building Contractors: Learn how to put together a customized, cost-effective marketing program that works year after year. Builders License Class 5 $79 Online 800-727-7104
OR Project management for Contractors: Understand the primary responsibilities of a project manager: managing project costs and time, while completing the project to the expected degree of quality. Builders License Class 5 $79 Online 800-727-7104
Package 1: Energy & Radon Code Overview: Surety Bond Basics & OSHA Top Ten Violations. Oregon Home Builders Association 5 $89
(Free for HBA members)
Online 503-378-9066
6 Steps to Create Your Business Plan: Step-by-step process to create your own customized plan. Evaluate your strengths and opportunities; set targets; develop strategies that you can implement today! Oregon Home Builders Association 5 $89
(Free for HBA members)
Online 503-378-9066
The Art & Science of Construction Project Management: Learn to manage a construction project from start to finish. Topics include estimating, transition from sales to production, planning and scheduling, quality control checklists, change orders, and debriefing upon completion of the job. Oregon Contractor Education 5 $119 Online 503-781-7885
Business Survival: Job costing and managing expenses. Rogue Community College, SBDC 5 $120 Live 541-956-7494
Safety in the workplace: Training to avoid non-compliance with OSHA regulations. Rogue Community College, SBDC 5 $120 Live 541-956-7494
Training Your Workers and Using Independent Contractors: Effectively train your employees and understand the guidelines for using independent contractors. Rogue Community College, SBDC 5 $120 Live 541-956-7494
Sustainable Homes Professional: Module 3, High Performance Building Envelopes. Earth Advantage 5 $275 Live 503-968-7160
Sustainable Homes Professional: Module 2, Building Science Fundamentals. Earth Advantage 5 $275 Live 503-968-7160
Small Business Management: Run a stronger and more profitable business. Learn basics like marketing and social media, record keeping, reading financial statements, hiring and firing, and strategic planning and goal setting. ​Chemeketa Community College​
5 $350 Live 503-399-5088
Fall Protection Program & Training: Follows OSHA standard M. For remodelers, home builders, and any contractor who works at heights of 6 feet above lower level. American Contractors Organization, Inc
5
$379
Live
971-645-4292
Profit Mastery: Learn why it's better to start working in the business, versus on the business to make better decisions and experience better results. Oregon Coast Community College SBDC 5 $395 Live 541-994-4166
Contractor Ethics: Principles of ethics and how they intersect with daily professional dealings. At Your Pace Online 3 $45 Online 877-724-6150
Google Analytics: See how this tool can track ROI in your online presence. If you have a website, this is the tool to track its performance. Clackamas Community College 3 $49 Live 503-594-0738
Mold Problems in the Building Environment: Understand how mold and dry rot enter building framing and siding and the consequences. Learn to use the 2014 Oregon Residential Specialty Code. 3SC Company 3 $49 Online 800-774-7534
Oregon Residential Building Code: Overview of current Oregon Residential Code. Provides tools to ensure building construction and remodeling is carried out according to the current enforceable code. Business License Class 3 $51 Online 800-727-7104
Construction Contracting for Larger Projects – The Construction Contracting Process. Acquaints you with important information about changes in the contract, construction claims, differing site conditions, and types of construction delays. PacePDH.com 3 $51 Online 800-576-4341
Lead and Other Metals in Construction: Course emphasizes hazard identification, avoidance and control in an effort to train workers on precautions against lead and other metals in their work environment. PacePDH.com 3 $51 Online 800-576-4341
OR 2010 ADA Standards: Exterior Building blocks: OR 2010 ADA Standards; Exterior and Interior Elements: This course covers the third, fourth and fifth chapters of the ADA Standards for Accessible Design. Builders License Class 3 $51 Online 800-727-7104
Successful Building Design: From the foundation to the roof, from the appearance to the operation, from construction to maintenance, learn proven methods for analyzing design decisions.

Builders License Class

3

$51 Online 800-727-7104
Successful Site Design: Learn to navigate the challenges of site development with an eye toward building design. Outline at least one design strategy based on site standards. Summarize steps needed to move forward. Builders License Class 3 $51 Online 800-727-7104
Construction Claims: Labor Productivity Loss (RV-5304): Class examines the causes of lost productivity and explains the four basic methods used to calculate damages. Uses court cases to discuss how labor productivity loss claims are determined. Redvector.com 3 $57 Online 866-546-1212
Contract Guide for Design Professionals – Basic Principles (RV-10399): Written primarily for the design professional - architects, engineers, and other persons who provide professional opinions and services for construction projects. The discussion of contract clauses provides general information for use on traditional design-bid-build projects. Redvector.com 3 $57 Online 866-546-1212
Oregon Construction Law Basics: Covers Oregon law dealing with construction liens, dispute resolution, surety bonds and warranties. Note: This is a Series A course, not a CCB Laws, Regulations and Business practices (LRB) course. Oregon Contractor Education 3 $71 Online 503-781-7885
Running a Financially Effective Construction Company: Tips for managing a successful construction company and avoiding common reasons for failure. Topics include proper management of profit margin, overhead expenses, gross margins, break even point, operating capital reserve account, cash flow needs, change work orders, contracts, profit-and-loss statements, employee and subcontractor manuals, and year-end review and planning. Oregon Contractor Education 3 $71 Online 503-781-7885
Three Keys to Managing a Successful Construction Business: Covers consistency of service, customer satisfaction, communication techniques, organizing the job site and time management. Oregon Contractor Education 3 $71 Online 503-781-7885
Project Management: Covers project management, moving from basic to more advanced concepts. At Your Pace Online 2.5 $50 Online 877-724-6150
Digital Marketing: Basics of digital marketing and implementing a digital marketing campaign. At Your Pace Online 2.5 $50 Online 877-724-6150
Understanding Construction Contracts: Covers basic contract principles, specific elements and implied warranties inherent in common construction contracts. Oregon Home Builders Association 2 $30
(Free for HBA members)
Live 503-378-9066
Retirement Housing: How to reach out to retirees and identify construction needs. At Your Pace Online 2 $33 Online 877-724-6150
Construction Contracting for Larger Projects – Changes, Claims, Differing Site Conditions PacePDH.com 2 $34 Online 800-576-4341
Fall Protection: Class emphasizes hazard identification, avoidance and control - not standards, in an effort to train workers on fall prevention. PacePDH.com 2 $34 Online 800-576-4341
Lockout/Tagout: Class emphasizes hazard identification, avoidance and control (not standards), to train workers on safety involving safe handling, use and disposal of manual and machine lifting materials. PacePDH.com 2 $34 Online 800-576-4341
Oregon Residential Specialty Code: Gives an overview of the Oregon Residential Specialty Code, including requirements for inspections, certificates of occupancy, design limitations and building planning.
This course focuses on code sections R109 (Inspections) and R110 (Certificates of Occupancy) in Chapter One as well as the majority of the sections of Chapter Three, Building Planning.
PacePDH.com 2 $34 Online 800-576-4341
Personal Protective and Life Saving Equipment: Emphasizes hazard identification, avoidance and control (not standards) in an effort to train workers on proper use of personal protective equipment in the workplace. PacePDH.com 2 $34 Online 800-576-4341
Cranes and Crane Safety: Emphasizes hazard identification, avoidance and control (not standards) to train workers on safety issues surrounding the use of cranes and the hazards associated with crane use. PacePDH.com 2 $34 Online 800-576-4341
​Remodology Part 2: Up-Front Remodeling. PacePDH.com ​2 ​$34 ​Online ​800-576-4341
Remodology Part 3: Feasibility Study. PacePDH.com ​2 ​$34 Online​ ​800-576-4341
Customer Service: Learn after move-in customer service. Proactive approaches to customer service are detailed to achieve the goal of satisfied customers and promoting future business.  Oregon Home Builders Association 2 $35
(Free for HBA members)
Live 541-389-1058
Who Are You: Defining and Promoting Your Business: What sets your business apart from the rest? What can you do now to inspire your customers and cause them to engage with your brand? Social media strategies you can implement immediately. Oregon Home Builders Association 2 $35 members Live 541-389-1058
Construction Law: Covers three construction-specific topics including green projects; covenants, conditions and restrictions; and insurance for the construction industry. Attorneys present this class.  Home Builders Association 2 $38
(Free for HBA members)
Online 503-378-9066
Mastering Sales and Marketing for Small Business: Identify the most effective ways to market your company, products and services and even yourself. Attract and retain the clients you want. Create a road map for your marketing and sales success.  Oregon Home Builders Association 2 $38
(Free for HBA members)
Online 503-378-9066
Moisture Management – Complying with Wall Envelope Requirements: the changes to R 703.1 of the 2008 Oregon Residential Specialty Code. Background on building science, moisture management, and product durability. Instructor illustrates how to comply with the new language. Course examines ways to overcome obstacles when constructing an enhanced drainage plane. Oregon Home Builders Association 2 $38
(Free for HBA members)
Online 503-378-9066
Ethical Decision Making for Design and Construction Professionals Webcast (RV-10297AW): This webcast gives you the history of the events that led to current attitudes regarding ethical decision making. You will get examples of the consequences for making unwise decisions Redvector.com 2 $38 Online 866-546-1212
OR Residential Code (Ch. 1-10): It’s important to recognize the fact that without a standard to meet, many buildings would simply be too dangerous and unsafe to occupy, or, too costly to maintain. The building codes, and the building officials that enforce them safeguard Oregon residents. Builders License Class 2 $39 Online 800-727-7104
Employee or Independent Contractor Issues: Covers topics that may help you decide whether a person is an employee or an independent contractor. For example, will you have to pay workers’ comp if they get injured on your job site? 3SC Company 2 $39 Online DVD option 800-774-7534
Gypsum Wall Coverings in Residential Applications: See how gypsum wallboard is used in 1- and 2-family dwellings (Oregon Residential Specialty Code). 3SC Company 2 $39 Online 800-774-7534

Jobsite Safety on Construction Sites: Identify safety hazards, understand safety requirements and apply the information. This course covers use of hand tools, fall protection, personal protective equipment, etc.

3SC Company 2 $39 Online DVD option 800-774-7534
Oregon Residential Specialty Code – New Code Changes for CCB Contractors. 3SC Company 2 $39 Online DVD option 800-774-7534
Making Sense of the Energy Code: Reviews the Oregon Residential Specialty Code Chapter 11 requirements for energy efficiency; illustrates compliant building methods.  Oregon Home Builders Association 2 $40
(Free for HBA members)
Live 503-378-9066
Radon and the Code: Learn what radon is and why it is important. Discover how radon enters buildings and how the codes help keep it out. Options for radon mitigation.  Oregon Home Builders Association 2 $40
(Free for HBA members)
Live 503-378-9066
Construction Accounting and Job Costing: Essential principals of accounting and financial management. Topics covered include the criteria for paying a subcontractor vs. an employee, IRS tax forms, required insurance certificates, job costing, estimates, accounting methods, balance sheets and profit & loss statements. Oregon Contractor Education 2 $47 Online 503-781-7885
Marketing & Sales: Do’s and Don’ts for Contractors: Addresses types of marketing and advertising for construction companies. Starting with how to define your ideal client and job, the course details effective advertising and websites. Discusses referrals, lead-generating companies, price-cutting, job-history books, and how to become the “contractor of choice.” Oregon Contractor Education 2 $47 Online 503-781-7885
Winning Government Contracts: Do you want to add the largest buyer of goods and services in the world to your customer database? This course teaches how to write an effective proposal outline. Oregon Contractor Education 2 $50 Self-study 503-781-7885
Oregon Building Code Issues: Describes the basis for building codes in Oregon, highlights common code errors and oversights, and describes the inspection process and how to address disputes with building inspectors. Oregon Contractor Education 2 $56 Online 503-781-7885
Hand & Power Tool Safety: Course emphasizes hazard identification, avoidance and control (not standards) to train workers on safety issues involving hand and power tools. PacePDH.com 1 $17 Online 800-576-4341
Materials Handling, Storage, Use, and Disposal: Course emphasizes hazard identification, avoidance and control (not standards) to train workers on safety issues involving safe handling, use and disposal of manual and machine lifting materials. PacePDH.com 1 $17 Online 800-576-4341
The Contractor and Architect Feud – Why they cannot always get along. Examines the architect’s role, and the rival contractual boilerplates between contractors and architects. It concludes with five key elements to bridge the troubled relationship: communication, respect, professionalism, honesty, and the three-way goal of time, cost and quality. PacePDH.com 1 $17 Online 800-576-4341
 Get Paid for Your Time: Part of a series of courses on the Conflict-Free Home Remodeling Process written by Stephen Gidus. emodeler certification is offered through REMODology , LLC.  PacePDH.com
1  $17 Online 800-576-4341
y Part 4: Design Review: Part of a series of courses on the Conflict-Free Home Remodeling Process.  Part IV – Design Review” focuses on Step 2 of the Pre Construction Phase, the Design Review. Covers the hiring of designers for the project, the plans, budget and financing and homeowner affirmation.
PacePDH.com
1
$17
Online
800-576-4341
Energy Code Compliance: Covers the energy code and highlights areas that most often require correction. Oregon Home Builders Association ​1 ​$19
(Free for HBA members)
​Online ​503-378-9066
Oregon Construction Liens: Intended to give all contractors (general, subs) a thorough understanding of lien process. Oregon Home Builders Association 1 $19
(Free for HBA members)
Online 503-378-9066
HVAC Codes and Efficiency: Covers residential code requirements and good building practices that lead to quality energy efficient construction. Learn residential code provisions for installing equipment and mandatory control setting and mechanical code requirements for proper system component selection and installation.  Oregon Home Builders Association 1 $19
(Free for HBA members)
Online 503-378-9066
OSHA Jurisdiction and Top Ten Safety Violations: This course reviews OSHA’s inspection jurisdiction and covers common violations. Even if you have no employees, some OSHA rules may still apply. The course will also cover the most common OSHA rule violations, the number of violations and the total penalties incurred. We’ll recommend ways to avoid violations and penalties, and keep you and your workers safe. Oregon Home Builders Association 1 $19
(Free for HBA members)
Online 503-378-9066
Understanding Your Surety Bond: Course shows you how to save money on your next bond purchase! Explains the purpose of the surety bond and reviews what the bond covers and the relationship between the bonded parties. Learn the difference between a surety bond and an insurance policy.  Oregon Home Builders Association 1 $19
(Free for HBA members)
Online 503-378-9066
Using Social Media To Grow Your Business: Learn about social media strategies you can use to create a presence for your company. Understand the impact that social media is having on consumer spending, uncover misconceptions about social media, and learn eight strategies you can implement now.  Oregon Home Builders Association 1 $19
(Free for HBA members)
Online 503-378-9066
OSHA Safety: Stairways and Ladders (RV-10104): Discusses stepladders, portable ladders, fixed ladders, and all OSHA safety equipment requirements to keep you and your employees out of harm’s way. Ladders are often not sufficient at a job site and stairs must be used. OSHA requirements must be followed. Redvector.com 1 $19 Online 866-546-1212
​Worksite Safety 05: OSHA Personal Protective Equipment (RV-10453) Redvector.com ​1 ​$19 ​Online ​866-546-1212
Worksite Safety 08: OSHA Power Tools and Excavations (RV-10456) Redvector.com ​1 ​$19 ​Online ​866-546-1212
Residential Specialty Codes Span Tables: Designed for the active contractor to see how wood framing span tables are used in 1 & 2 family dwellings. 3SC Company 1 $20 Online DVD option 800-774-7534
What You Should Know About General Liability Insurance: Covers such topics as the three parts of the policy, what is included and excluded, and what to look out for in your policy. 3SC Company 1 $20 Online DVD option 800-774-7534
Changing Business Entities: Covers topics to know before deciding what business entity to change to, and best steps to make the change. 3SC Company 1 $20 Online DVD option 800-774-7534
Energy Code – Avoiding Errors: Find key building principles to remember to make code compliance simple. Learn to choose the right options to fit your building methods. Recognize errors that occur during the design and the installation phases.  Oregon Home Builders Association 1 $25
(Free for HBA members)
Online 503-378-9066
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