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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, short seminars and full day courses. These feature guest presenters on broad industry topics, product specific technical training, HR and other soft skills training, business skills and succession planning.

Programs are designed specifically for owners and senior management, service managers and technicians, HR leaders, frontline field and office staff to keep the entire team current and to help grow your career.

“I have taken both Project Management and Construction law courses through the MCA and these courses are a must for anyone starting in a management role. Since then, I have enrolled my staff to complete as well.” 

Cody Christman ,VP Strathcona Mechanical

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TRAINING: Getting Paid & Managing Cashflow

October 21 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm MDT

$190.00 – $290.00

*In person Training*

Payment in the Construction Industry is a problem. This creates problems for both the Owner and the Contractor as well as the other participants involved with the projects (Consultant, Subcontractors, Sub-Subcontractors and Suppliers)

The Canadian Construction Documents Committee (CCDC) and the Canadian Construction Association (CCA) publish standard contracts and guides for the Construction Industry.

In this half-day workshop the Payment Process in Standard Contracts (CCDC-2 – Stipulated Price Contract, CCA 1 – Stipulated Price Subcontract, CCA-19 Stipulated Price Sub-Subcontract) will be reviewed along with contract language from non-standard contracts which can delay payment. It is important to recognize when your client is trying to work language into the contract which delays payment ( Pay-if-Paid, Pay-when Paid, “Notwithstanding clauses)

Guides covered by the course:

– CCA 50 – A Prime Contractors Guide to Project Financing and Payment Security

– CCA 53 – Trade Contractors Guide and Checklist to Construction Contracts

– CCA Banking Guide for the Canadian Construction Association

– CCDC 12 Project Financial Information Disclosure Form

Who should attend?
Anyone who is involved with billings and payment. Managers, Project Managers, Project Coordinators, Project Accountants of all levels will benefit from the workshop.


Phil Perry of Perry Educational Services Ltd has 30 plus years in the Construction Industry, most of which was Project Managing Industrial Projects for General Contractors. He has been teaching Post-Secondary Construction Management Courses for the last ten years for organizations across Canada.

MCA Events Cancellation policy

5 business days or more- 100% refunded/4 business days or less- 50% refunded/no show – no refund


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Non Member: Oct Getting Paid
$ 290.00
Member: Oct Getting Paid
$ 190.00


October 21
8:00 am - 12:00 pm MDT
$190.00 – $290.00


Mechanical Contractor’s Association
Perry Educational Services Ltd


Mechanical Contractors Association
2725 12 Street NE
Calgary, AB T2E 7J2 Canada
403 250 7237

 Employers can get up to 2/3 of the registration fee (up to 10,000/employee/fiscal year) for training.