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Watts Launches 'The Ultimate Beer Essentials Bundle' Sweepstakes

May 1, 2024
Plumbing professionals in Watts’ educational programs have the chance to win by earning tickets through their Learn & Earn initiative.

ConstructReach Hosts 'I Built This!' Work-based Learning Initiative

March 20, 2024
Partnership with Procore connects Denver high school students with construction industry opportunities.

Key Takeaways from PHCC's Essentials of Project Management Class

March 20, 2024
Twenty-two attendees engaged in the highly interactive and intense four-day class conducted March 13- 16.
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The Home Depot Foundation Invests $1 Million to Train Veterans to Rebuild Communities After Disasters

March 7, 2024
New grant to Team Rubicon will deploy more skilled tradespeople to communities impacted by natural disasters.

Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors Offers New Scholarship Opportunities

Feb. 29, 2024
The Educational Foundation's scholarship program plans to award 55 scholarships totaling $132,000 this year.

Bradford White Donates Heat Pump Water Heaters to Training Centers Across California

Feb. 29, 2024
Center for Employment Training receiving nine energy-efficient heat pump water heaters to help train future skilled trades workforce through Industry Forward® charitable giving...


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eBook: Building Your Plumbing Business Brand

Nov. 10, 2023
The articles collected here will give you guidance on how to build your brand into something respected, depended on, and instantly recognized.
Construction Trends: Growing the future workforce

Emerging Trends in Recruiting the Construction Workforce

Feb. 15, 2024
In this Workforce Newsroom Spotlight, ADP Industry Executive Kit Dickinson and AGC Chief Economist Ken Simonson share the emerging trends on how construction leaders are approaching...
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Making Careers in Construction a Popular Path

Feb. 7, 2024
Not every person is made for college, but many high school graduates may not realize they can learn what they need on the job through training or apprenticeship programs.
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IAPMO, ASPE, Seattle to Host Training for Use of Water Demand Calculator in Multifamily Units

Feb. 2, 2024
Use of Appendix M has been optional since Seattle adopted Appendix M as part of the 2018 Seattle Plumbing Code, which is based on the UPC.

Department of Labor Announces Proposed Rulemaking to Modernize Apprenticeship Regulations

Dec. 19, 2023
The rulemaking seeks to promote equity and innovation, strengthen protections and improve outcomes.