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Classes Opening Now!
TEXO Safety First is the revolutionary training initiative that TEXO began in 2013. Not only does TEXO Safety First give you actual hands on training for you need, but it also provides you one of the Metroplex's most cost effective ways to get your OSHA 10-hr card. Learn more today by visiting texosafetyfirst.com. You can see the available class schedule by clicking here

Recent Trends in Employment Law

Wednesday, February 12

11:30am - 1:00pm

Cost: Complimentary

Want to brush up on your compliance training in 2014? Join us for the TEXO HR Forum! Experts from Cooper & Scully will share recent trends and cases affecting employment law within the construction industry. For more information and to register, click here.

Thursday, February 20
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Location: Gordon Biersch Brewery
Cost: $20 for TEXO Contractor and
Industry Members

Join us for our first Dallas IMPACT networking series where our Contractor and Industry members can come together to network and enjoy a fun evening at Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant. Click here to learn more and register now.
Monday, February 24
Support the ASC Region V Student Competition and showcase your firm to some of the industry's future stars. The Student Competition is a great place to get your first look at possible future interns and employees of your firm. To learn more, click here to download the Sponsor Brochure. To register, click here.
Lane Gorman Trubitt,  L.L.P.
Friday, February 14
7:30am - 5:00pm
Location: TEXO's Fort Worth Office - 417 Fulton St, Ft Worth 76104
Cost: $250 for TEXO Contractor/Industry Members; $300 for Subscriber Member; $375 for Non Members

The BIM Education Program is designed as a progressive program with an increasing level of difficulty within the courses. Together these are designed to give the student a broad understanding of the new processes required of BIM, a basic grasp of the technology as well as an overview of the legal and insurance issues relevant to BIM. Register today!

February 22
In less than a month, the Dallas Center for Architecture will hold their third annual Form Follow Fitness 5k benefiting their Foundation. This is a great opportunity to get into shape while helping a great cause. To learn more about the race and how you can participate, click here.
Wine Tasting Social - RESCHEDULED
Thursday, February 25 - 5-7pm
Location: Total Wine - Dallas Park Lane
Cost: Contractor/Industry Members $25  -- Subscribers/Non-Members $35

We invite you to come network and socialize at the TEXO Women’s Forum Wine Tasting!  This will be a fun evening to relax and get to know other women in the industry.  We hope you can join us as we taste the wines of Australia, New Zealand, Chile and many more. Register today!

Specialized Training for Construction Superintendents, Project Managers & Safety Professionals!
Thursday, February 27th
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Location: TEXO Conference Center
Cost: $45 for TEXO Contractor & Industry Members

Now, more than ever, clients are relying on presentations to make crucial decisions on which team to hire for their project.  Whether you are holding a small meeting or communicating with a coworker or presenting in front of panel of clients, you are making presentations daily. Learn more and register today!

Special Offering to TEXO Members!
Wednesday, February 26
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Cost: $75 (unlimited attendance within your company)

Are you already familiar with the LEED Rating system but need a quick update on the recent changes? Then join us for this session where we will quickly review What's NEW in LEED. Learn more and register.

Rental One
Construction Quality Management Course For Contractors
March 7
7:30am - 4:30pm
Location: TEXO Conference Center
Cost: $299 for TEXO Contractor/Industry Members; $349 for Subscriber Member; $399 for Non Members

The Construction Quality Management (CQM) Course for Contractors was developed by the Corps of Engineers to help familiarize contractor personnel with the Corps CQM concepts and procedures. This CQM Certification is necessary when working on ARMY and NAVY or Defense projects. To learn more and register, click here.

Starts March 11
All Sessions (9) - 4:00pm - 6:30pm
Location: TEXO Conference Center
Cost: $150 tuition (includes all 9 sessions)

This program is designed to assist small or minority-owned contractors, subcontractors and suppliers in understanding the basic elements of running a commercial construction business. The program focuses on both technical and administrative skills. Click here to learn more.


DFW Chapter CFMA Announces Scholarship Opportunities Available for Construction/Finance Majors

The DFW Chapter CFMA has announced scholarship opportunities available for students in construction or accounting / finance related fields who intend on applying their craft in the DFW region upon graduation.  CFMA also provides certification monetary awards for those currently working for CFMA member companies. 

To download the application, click here. For more information, click here.

Submit Your Nomination Today!

Each year, ABC presents the Craft Professional of the Year (CPOY) award to an individual who sets a high standard for professionals in their craft by exhibiting outstanding skills and leadership. The recipient of this national award demonstrates a passion for the trade, taking pride in hands-on work, and the satisfaction of a job well done to benefit both the construction industry and the greater community. Click here to learn more.

Baker Triangle
March 10-13
TEXO will be hosting an OSHA 30hr training in March. Don't miss your chance to get your 30 hour card by attending this four day training. To learn more and to register, click here.
March 3 - 6, 2014
Join other AGC Chapters this March in Las Vegas at the 95th Annual AGC Convention. The 2014 Convention features a packed program focused on sharing solutions from experienced contractors and industry experts on key construction issues, networking events structured so you can make valuable new connections, and opportunities to shape the future of the industry and the association. To register, click here.

2014 Safety Training and Evaluation Process—STEP!

Participating in STEP provides you with the opportunity to measure your safety program’s progress from year-to-year and determine how it compares to the programs of other ABC members. There are different levels of participation and all TEXO members are encouraged to participate. Before completing the application, please read the STEP Application Book carefully. Click here to view and complete application. The application is also available electronically at www.abc.org/step.

DEADLINE – March 7, 2014

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