Course Topics

CEA Courses are Designed To

  1. Improve contractors' efficiency and safety
  2. Meet the needs of developers and owners
  3. Teach industry best practices 

Contractor Foundation Courses

Many of our more in-depth courses utilize Associated General Contractors (AGC), Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA) and other industry associations. Courses include:

  • Project Manager Development Program (PMDP)
  • Supervisory Training Program (STP)
  • Advanced Estimating
  • Building Information Modeling (BIM Education Program includes: Introduction to BIM, BIM Technology, BIM Contract Negotiation & Risk Allocation and BIM Implementation) Leading to a Certificate of Management in Building Information Modeling (CM-BIM)
  • LEED
  • Lean Construction
  • Accounting for Contractors
  • Dale Carnegie Training

View Contractor Foundation Courses

Contractor Success Series  

This series targets management employees with two-hour executive briefing overview sessions on areas critical to the successful operation of construction business. The program was developed by Contractors Assistance Association members to address key construction management principles.  

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Safety Education & Management

Our safety education and management offerings include OSHA 30 and 500 as well as specialty safety courses and in–depth safety implementation, and working one-on-one with companies.

Learn About Safety Programs