News for Construction Education & TrainingMonday, October 04, 2021Objective: To provide an overview of lockout/tagout, including why it is important, the basic roles, and the energy sources needing to be controlled. Employers must create a lockout/tagout program if employees work with machinery, and employees must learn and follow the program to keep themselves and others safe.The Importance of Lockout/Tagout Lockout/tagout procedures prevent the unexpected ...read moreCategories: Builders Corner, Construction Education & Training, Member News, Community, Cornerstone Partner News, SafetyWednesday, September 29, 2021Immediate Opening for: FALL SEMESTER 2021VOCATIONAL CONSTRUCTION INSTRUCTORS - NoncreditCollege of Marin seeks dynamic, motivated, and equity-centered instructors to teach one or both of the following Vocational Construction classes during the Fall 2021 semester. Applicants with a demonstrated commitment to teaching and mentoring a diverse student population are encouraged to apply. Final ...read moreCategories: Builders Corner, Construction Education & Training, Press Release, Community, Event RelatedTuesday, September 28, 2021Objective: To reinforce proper fire prevention practices applicable to welding and hot work. Hot work produces flames or sparks that present a fire ignition hazard to the surrounding environment and personnel.Fire hazard assessment: Before any hot work is permitted, perform a thorough assessment and document potential hazards associated with each task, including: All activities required for ...read moreCategories: Builders Corner, Construction Education & Training, Member News, Community, Cornerstone Partner News, SafetyThursday, September 02, 2021The Foundation of Success NORTHBAY biz by Brandon McCapes September 1, 2021 From rodeo cowboy to the founder of AJD Builders, Adam Diaz knows the value of hard work and what it takes to build a solid foundation for a career in the construction industry. Adam Diaz is a man who knows the value of hard work. He began working in the construction industry when he was 17 years old. Today, he’s at ...read moreCategories: Press Release, Builders Corner, Construction Education & Training, Member NewsTuesday, April 20, 2021North Bay Construction Corps - Class of Marin addresses the high demand for construction workers in our community. This program enables students to explore a variety of construction related careers and prepares young adults for internship positions with local Marin Builders Association firms at the end of each class cycle. Made possible by the Mario Ghilotti Family Foundation, the program helps ...read moreCategories: Community, Cornerstone Partner News, Marin Builders Association News, Press Release, Scholarship, Builders Corner, Construction Education & Training, Event Related, Member News, SafetyThursday, October 01, 2020Have you ever met someone who knew exactly what they wanted to do in life from the time they were a small child? Some people are like that. They are practically born knowing where to go. For the rest of us, it’s important to find a good fit. But having a career is so much better when you know you can bring passion to your work. Here are five ways you can tell that your passion (and your future) ...read moreCategories: Builders Corner, Construction Education & Training, Community, Member News
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