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MCA Alberta offers education and training programs through a variety of learning opportunities designed to meet unique mechanical and service contractor needs. This is accomplished through member meetings featuring guest presenters on broad industry topics, product specific technical training, HR and other soft skills training, business skills and succession planning.

These programs are designed for owners and senior management, service managers and technicians, HR leaders, frontline field and office staff to keep you current and grow your career.

 

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February 2019

WEBINAR- Top Ten Tips to Getting Paid

February 19 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Course: Top 10 Tips to Getting Paid Date: February 19, 2019 Time: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM Eastern Full Brochure: click here To Register: click here For further information please contact Tania Johnston (613) 232-5169 or [email protected]

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PRODUCT SPECIFIC- Packaged Indirect Fired/Cooling Air Handling Unit

February 19 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Engineered Air Manufacturing Plant, TBA
Calgary, AB T2E 7J2 Canada
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  Join MCA to learn about new products and latest’s technologies to stay current in our industry. TRAINING- Packaged Indirect fired/Cooling Air Handling Unit with CTRAC and DJM controllers 5:00 – 7:00 pm Dinner included Cost $25 Limited Seating available WHAT WILL TECHNICIANS LEARN? This interactive training will be as follows but not limited to: Start-up requirements Trouble Shooting Control Logic Maintenance Evening sponsored by:

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ESTIMATING CONFERENCE- Project Procurement and Strategies

February 27 - March 1
Executive Royal Hotel, 2828 23 St NE
Calgary, AB T2E 8T4 Canada
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$1195

Who should attend? Company Presidents and Owners, Vice President of Estimating, Chief Estimator, Estimator, Project Managers who also estimate, or anyone responsible for estimating and procurement of work. The course will cover: Process flow Company Branding and Team Building A Day in the General contractors Bid Room Project Risk and go/no-go strategies How a Client Decides Effective Turnover Meetings Proposal and exercise Full course outline Estimating Conference Calgary 2019 Register here 

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March 2019

SEMINAR- Cannabis Employer/Employee Rights & Responsibilities

March 7 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Mechanical Contractors Association, 2725 12 Street NE
Calgary, AB T2E 7J2 Canada
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CANNABIS- EMPLOYER/EMPLOYEE RIGHTS & RESPONSIBILITIES  With cannabis now legal in Canada, organizations and HR professionals need to find answers to troubling questions regarding usage, required policies and procedures, and eventual violation of rules. Employers and employees need to be aware of their rights and responsibilities. LEARNING OBJECTIVES Adam, CPHR, will discuss the myths and reality of cannabis usage in the workplace including:  Workplace Readiness Policies and procedures Ad Hoc Cannabis Policy Rollout Human rights v privacy v safety History and…

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SEMINAR- Conducting Performance Reviews

March 19 @ 8:30 am
Electrical Contractors Association, 17725-103 Ave
Edmonton, AB T5S 1N8 Canada
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$65.00

CONDUCTING PERFORMANCE REVIEWS The “annual performance review” is often dreaded (by both employees and their supervisors). This is because they have traditionally not been done well, and frankly have become outdated.  In this dynamic workshop we will help you take the “pain” out of the employee review process and give you insight into how to hold these conversations in a way that gets meaningful results. LEARNING OBJECTIVES Upon completion of this session, frontline staff, supervisors, and managers will be able…

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PRODUCT SPECIFIC- Atmospheric & High Efficient Commerical Water Heaters

March 20 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Frontier Plumbing & Heating, 1320 Highfield Crescent SE
Calgary, Alberta T2G 5M3 Canada
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$25.00

TRAINING- Atmospheric and High Efficient commercial water heaters  5:00 - 7:00 pm Dinner Included Cost $25.00  Limited seating available  WHAT WILL TECHNICIANS LEARN? This interactive training will be as follows but not limited to: How to trouble shoot your commercial heaters Sequence of operation and how to use that to find your issue High efficient heaters and how they differ from traditional atmospheric units Deciphering the issue and how to repair the unit Open discussion on issues past and present Evening…

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April 2019

COURSE- Ethical Best Practices

April 4 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mechanical Contractors Association, 2725 12 Street NE
Calgary, AB T2E 7J2 Canada
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TBA

ETHICAL BEST PRACTICES FOR SERVICE TECHNICIANS Ethical Best Practices for Mechanical Service Contractors is designed for all staff (Owners, Service Managers, Safety Managers and of course Service Technicians) interested in learning the skills and principals to successfully operate ethically within the construction industry. Using case studies of ethical scenarios, participants will learn best practice standards for mechanical contractors and how to operate ethically. LEARNING OBJECTIVES At the end of the course participants will be able to: Understand what influences unethical…

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SEMINAR- Separations & Terminations

April 11 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Mechanical Contractors Association, 2725 12 Street NE
Calgary, AB T2E 7J2 Canada
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$65.00

SEPARATIONS & TERMINATIONS The Canadian courts have made it abundantly clear the termination of an employee must be the final step when all other options have been exhausted. Misinformed employers believe they have followed proper procedures only to find to be overturned an a technicality. Learn about the current best practices ensuring a solid case when the decision is made to separate a professional relationship with a counter-productive employee. LEARNING OBJECTIVES This session includes but is not limited to: Factors…

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COURSE- Construction Law- Edmonton

April 15 @ 8:30 am - April 16 @ 4:30 pm
TBA, 13920 Yellow head Trail
Edmonton, AB T5L 3C2 Canada
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$595.00

CONSTRUCTION LAW Construction owners, managers, estimators, and supervisors will develop an understanding of contract law as it relates to construction and the various CCDC/CCA and other contracts used within the industry. Participants also learn how the Builders Lien Act works and other legal means to resolve construction disputes and avoid litigation. WHAT WILL YOU LEARN? At the end of the course participants will be able to: Understand the Canadian legal system and sources of law Be familiar with various legal…

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COURSE- Ethical Best Practices- Edmonton

April 17 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
TBA, 13920 Yellow head Trail
Edmonton, AB T5L 3C2 Canada
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TBA

ETHICAL BEST PRACTICES FOR SERVICE TECHNICIANS Ethical Best Practices for Mechanical Service Contractors is designed for all staff (Owners, Service Managers, Safety Managers and of course Service Technicians) interested in learning the skills and principals to successfully operate ethically within the construction industry. Using case studies of ethical scenarios, participants will learn best practice standards for mechanical contractors and how to operate ethically. LEARNING OBJECTIVES At the end of the course participants will be able to: Understand what influences unethical…

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