Friday, October 4, 2013

Partner of Green Education Services Helps to Bring Job Boom to Boston Metro Area

One of GreenEDU's training partners, Builders and Remodelers Association of Greater Boston (BRAGB) has been an integral player in the construction job growth in the Great Boston Metro area. Within the past year, more than 8,700 new construction jobs have been added, with BRAGB assisting contractors and construction workers to obtain the necessary support and training required to fill these openings.

BRAGB's CEO, Gerry-Lynn Darcy, stated,“You look at Assembly Row, you look at the Seaport District, there are cranes everywhere. The growth is tremendous. The demand has far surpassed the supply.”

Currently, BRAGB offers a MA Construction Supervisor License (CSL) Continuing Education - 12 Hours course held in in Mansfield, MA; Natick, MA; Gloucester, MA; and Plymouth, MA. The course is designed for CSL renewal for current Massachusetts contractors. The 12-Hour Package consists of six, 2-hour sessions over two days that fulfill the necessary requirements for Code Review, Energy, Building Practices, Safety Practices, Lead Safety and an Elective.

The Builders and Remodelers Association of Greater Boston (BRAGB), a trade Association affiliated with the National Association of Home Builders and Home Builders Association of Massachusetts, has represented the industry since 1944. The Builders and Remodelers Association of Greater Boston has evolved into one of the leading trade associations in New England. 

The Association has hundreds of members that include small, moderate, and large volume builders, who construct single family, multi-family, and commercial properties, and remodeling contractors, who do projects ranging from kitchens and baths to full house renovation. Associate members represent property management professionals, sales and marketing individuals and firms, suppliers, retail and wholesale dealers, architects, engineers, land planners, attorneys, accountants, financial institutions, and realtors.

GreenEDU is proud to be affiliated with an association that is so dedicated to the success of those professionals we serve in the industry. 

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