The "Basics" Construction Program

THE BASICS PROGRAM 2021

The Associated General Contractors of America & Bexar County Small Business & Entrepreneurship Department " The Basics" of Construction Training Program is designed to assist small business contractors in understanding the basic elements of running a commercial construction business.

Presented by Associated General Contractors Association - San Antonio Chapter and Bexar County, the Basics program is a ten-session educational program designed to assist small, minority, and women-owned construction businesses. The sessions included elements of running a successful construction business, project scheduling, financial management and understanding contracts. Liens, estimating, project management, safety, business development, insurance and bonds were other important topics that were covered.

The material of the focuses on both technical and administrative skills, with a special emphasis on how to do business with Bexar County. It is a ten week class that is designed to be informative, educational, and above all, provide an opportunity to interact with industry peers.

Registration open: June 1st - June 29th

Successful applicants will be notified no later than July 6, 2021. Upon acceptance to the class, companies will be required to submit payment of the registration fee before or on the first night of the class on July 13th.

For more information, please call (210) 335-2478

Classes Include:

  • Bidding and Estimating
  • Elements of Running a Successful Construction Business
  • Financial Management and Job Costing
  • Insurance & Bonds
  • Liens: How to Get Paid
  • Marketing / Business Development
  • Project Management
  • Project Scheduling
  • Safety and Health
  • Understanding Contracts