May 24, 2018

Education & Professional Development

Webinar - What is Green Infrastructure for Stormwater Management? 

June 12, 2018
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Presenter:  Pat Sauer CPSS, USPESC Iowa Stormwater Education Partnership - Ames, IA

In this webinar, we will explore green infrastructure BMP’s that can be used on new
and redeveloped sites, including soil quality restoration, rain gardens, bioretention
cells, bioswales, permeable pavers, retention basins and wetlands, many of which
have been and are being installed throughout Iowa.

OSHA Recordkeeping and Reporting 
July 10, 2018
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Presenter:  Chris Downs, IA OSHA Consultation - Des Moines, IA

This webinar is designed to assist employers with making and maintaining accurate injury and illness records. Topics covered include determination of work-relatedness, determination of new cases, what is medical treatment and what is first aid, multiple business establishments, covered employees and more.

Maximizing Construction Week and the Build Iowa Initiative 
July 24, 2018
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Presenters:  Ben Hammes and Micah Loveless, Master Builders of Iowa

In 2015 MBI launched an initiative to assist MBI members with resources to build their workforces. This initiative consists of career information for young people through our Build Iowa brand, as well as ways to promote and recognize the individuals currently in the field through a Construction Week campaign.

Build Iowa is a year-round endeavor, while Construction Week in 2018 will be held October 1st – 5th. During this webinar, we will discuss how to effectively utilize both campaigns, including what resources are currently in place for construction companies to take advantage of.