The BTEA training program is one of the most comprehensive educational offerings in the construction industry.  For our members and contributing contractors we offer completely free training on safety, human resources, and business development from premier institutions and speakers.  Please take a look at all of our upcoming training and

As always, if your company needs training please Let us know what you need!

Feb. 19 – Rigging Awareness & Signaling Training

Feb. 26 – Reasonable Suspicion Training with MAP

Mar. 2 – Leveraging Lean Construction as a Competitive Strategy Workshop

Mar. 4 – Financial Management w/ FMI

Mar. 26 – Project Communication w/ Kevin Dougherty

Apr. 2 -Greater Boston Future Leaders in Construction

Apr. 13 – Lean Construction Jobsite Practices Workshop

Apr. 22 & 23 – CPR/First Aid South Shore

May 2 – Respirator/Fit Testing

May 12 – Customer Focused Communication w/ FMI

May 20 – ANSI Lift Standards Supervisor Training

June 3 – Forklift Training (classroom only)

June 10 – Hot Works Training – North Shore


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The BTEA is proud to be the lead organization in support of Building Trades Recovery Week. Recognized by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the City of Boston, this first of its kind event brought together labor and management to raise awareness about substance abuse in our industry and to learn about how to address addiction and support recovery for our employees and fellow coworkers.

The BTEA is also proud to be partnering with Modern Assistance Programs to offer Free Training and materials to all our contributing contractors.

For information on scheduling your own free training, please complete the form located here.

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