We Want Your Feedback: Educational Opportunities

GBCA is looking for feedback from our members and their workforce! GBCA proudly provides educational opportunities, such as tuition reimbursement for post-secondary construction-related courses, online courses on construction topics and

2020-12-13T12:27:32-05:00December 13th, 2020|Categories: Education, Hard Hat Chat|Tags: , , , , |

Construction Dive Names Essential Construction Workers the People of the Year

Construction Dive named essential construction workers the People of the Year for 2020. Congratulations especially to GBCA's members, who demonstrated agility and flexibility in response to COVID-19 protocols, as well

GBCA Holds COVID-19 Safety Drill

On Monday, November 23, 2020, GBCA held a COVID-19 Safety Drill, an event for the Philadelphia region’s construction industry to stop and be reminded of the importance and value of

GBCA Gives COVID-19 Safety Updates at MACSC Meeting

On Friday, August 14, GBCA’s Director of Training and Workforce Development, Angela Hendrix, spoke on a panel at a Mid Atlantic Construction Safety Council meeting. During this virtual COVID-19 Industry

Demolishing Stereotypes in the Construction Industry

GBCA is highlighting how the construction industry is changing in terms of diversity and inclusion and how GBCA members are working to make the change happen. The Philadelphia Business Journal

6abc Covers 2020 MLK Day of Service in Facebook Live Video

On January 20, 2020, 6abc Action News host Gina Gannon filmed a Facebook Live video at the Houseman Recreation Center, where GBCA, the ACE Mentor Program of Greater Philadelphia, Clemens

Project BUILD and CARP Build Up Philadelphia Workforce

The Youth Outreach Adolescent Community Awareness Program's (YOACAP) Project BUILD program recently created a short video featuring Anthony Hayman. Through Project BUILD, Anthony also completed the Carpenters’ Apprentice Ready Program

CARP Participants Take Apprenticeship Exam

On Saturday, March 2, 2019, the participants of the Carpenters Apprentice Ready Program (CARP) took the Carpenters’ Apprenticeship exam, and then went on a jobsite tour of Tutor Perini Building