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COVID-19 Updates & Information

Many of our training classes are offered in a remote format. Refer to our Class Calendar for up-to-date information and to register. As construction work and safety guidelines change, the AGC of Washington remains a relevant resource for members and … Read More

Posted by Natalie Harrington on April 28, 2020 | Categories: General.

COVID-19 Update

Refer to our Class Calendar for up to date information regarding changes and cancellations. Click here to learn more from the AGC of Washington.

Posted by Natalie Harrington on March 9, 2020 | Categories: General.

King County Construction Career Day 2019

In collaboration with the AGC of Washington, the Foundation hosted the 10th annual King County Construction Career Day. Forty high schools across Washington State participated. Highlights from the day included: • Interactive indoor exhibits • Outdoor hands-on heavy equipment demonstrations … Read More

Posted by Natalie Harrington on December 10, 2019 | Categories: General.

Educator Externship In Construction Program

Recognizing that teachers have a profound impact on the education and career pathways for their students, the Foundation developed a week-long summer experience to show educators the varied and rewarding construction careers available to their students. Highlights from the week … Read More

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WSDOT Selects Foundation To Offer NEW Statewide Mandated Training

WSDOT CONSTRUCTION INSPECTOR CERTIFICATION PROGRAM: Effective January 1, 2021, all inspectors working on WSDOT highway construction projects, including consultant inspectors hired by WSDOT and design-build contracts, will be required to be certified. This training will be offered by the AGC … Read More

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NEW CLASSES

Effective Negotiations Workshop Participants learn to understand and effectively manage the negotiation process with a disciplined approach that supports a commitment to long-term client and partner relationships. Each workshop consists of two sessions. “The Effective Negotiation Workshop was great and … Read More

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Class Attendance at Record Levels

Thanks to employers promoting continuing education! Record Number of Classes: 375 Record Number of Attendees: The Pacific Northwest has seen a construction boom over the last six years. In response to this surge of growth, companies are expanding and the … Read More

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August monthly Foundation news – The LOOP

August 2016 – Construction Adventure Camp Edition Keeping you in the LOOP – Foundation monthly news in two minutes or less Filling the future pipeline of workers one happy camper at a time The Foundation welcomed seventeen 4th-6th graders to … Read More

Posted by Adrienne Woods on November 8, 2019 | Categories: General.

Build Your Future: New summer program for high schoolers

Build Your Future June 27-30, 2017       Cost: Free Location: University of Washington – Seattle, WA Eligibility: Incoming high-school juniors or seniors How to apply: • Students: Request teacher nomination • Teachers: Select student or nominate based on … Read More

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Foundation co-founder Bob Landau dies at 93

A legend and true gentleman, Education Foundation remembers the “L” in GLY Construction Robert Lehman Landau (March 3, 1924 – April 18, 2017) Bob Landau, co-founder of GLY Construction, was instrumental in the creation of the AGC of Washington Education … Read More

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