AWCI Media Online Learning Series

Between bustling work schedules, family activities and the day-to-day tasks that seemingly pop up everywhere, the demands on your time are already stretching you beyond thin.

We get it.

That’s why AWCI Media has created its Online Learning Series—live and on-demand professional development that fits into your already-packed schedule. Each 60-minute webinar is available as-it-happens or as-it-fits—at lunch, on the job site, or even after the kids are in bed—to help you learn about what’s happening in the wall and ceiling industry at your own pace. The best part? Each program in the AWCI Media Online Learning Series is available free of charge!

NEXT UP: Thursday, February 14; 2 PM EST – Succession Planning: Isn’t it Time?

Did you know that, according to AWCI research, 78% of wall and ceiling industry professionals are 55 and older? As many of us begin to consider a transition to life outside of our companies and transition to Generation X (and, in some cases, Millennials), the question looms: have we prepared the next generation to take over and build on our legacy—and create their own?

Gain the unique perspective of contractors currently undergoing the succession planning process and learn about some of the legal requirements of executing a smooth—and successful—leadership transition. Learn about how and when to begin crafting your company’s leadership transition and understand the critical components needed to ensure that your succession plan is successful.

Click here to register!

Upcoming Online Programs (start time 2 PM EST)*:

Thursday, May 16 – Gen Z: Managing the Cultural & Communications Gap Between Generations
Thursday, July 11 – Building a Culture of Safety From the Ground Up
Thursday, August 15 – Friend or Foe? The Architect, General Contractor & Subcontractor Relationship Explained
Thursday, September 12 – Competing & Winning: How to Set Your Company Apart From the Pack
Thursday, November 14 – Prefabrication: The Future Is Now
*Schedule and topic subject to change

For archived AWCI Media Online Learning Series programs, please click here. 


Members-Only Webinars

OSHA Standard Competent Person Overview

There has been a significant revision in the OSHA Respirable Crystalline Silica Standard. Along with a significant reduction of the Permissible Exposure Limit is a requirement for there to be a competent person. A person must be at the job site, who can identify existing and foreseeable respirable crystalline hazards, with knowledge of the standard and empowered to affect change. This webinar will lay the foundation for individuals to function in that capacity. An in- depth analysis of respirable crystalline silica and the need behind the ruling, the major points within the ruling, and what contractor tasks are involved are covered.

Who Should Attend

This AWCI webinar is for all those that want to better understand the ruling, and those who intend to function as a competent person.

  • Project managers
  • Quality managers
  • Safety managers
  • Job superintendents
  • Suppliers and manufacturers who want to better understand their customers' business
To Watch Recorded Webinar

It is available exclusively to AWCI members via the Members Only portal. Session handouts are available to viewers on the same page.