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HAZWOPER 40 hour – November 2nd thru November 6th

Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response Members Save! – Normally $699 Now $350! In accordance with Title 8 Section 5192(e) of the General Industry Safety Orders, Training: General site workers (such as equipment operators, general laborers, and supervisory personnel) engaged in hazardous substance removal or … read more

Shasta Builders’ Exchange Community Fund Scholarship Program

The Shasta Builders’ Exchange Community Fund Scholarship Program has been established as a means to support and secure education for the children of SBE members who wish to utilize the educational system as a means of obtaining goals they have set for themselves. To date, … read more

Carr Fire Recovery Opportunities, For Contractors, That Might Surprise You

Business owners are buzzing about volunteering with the Carr Fire rebuilding efforts, being spearheaded by the NorCal Community Recovery Team, and with good reason: volunteering bonds and strengthens communities, is beneficial to your health, and can even help boost your brand. However, we all know … read more

NorCal CRT Seeks Help From Local Contractors & Suppliers

(an open letter from Don Ajamian) To my community, I wanted to bring your attention to a group I am volunteering with, NorCal CRT, that is dedicated to the Long-Term Recovery our community from the devastation experienced from the Carr and Delta Fires. The NorCal … read more

Top OSHA Safety Meeting Apps & Training For 2019

Check out our top picks for OSHA safety meeting apps for 2019. Maintain your business’ OSHA compliance and employee safety with one of these easy to use apps.

Shasta County Inspection Request Change
Time to Request Inspection

Update from the Department of Resource Management Building Division The Department of Resource Management Building Division is in the process of adjusting the time for requesting a building permit inspection. Starting Monday January 14th, 2019, building inspection requests will need to be scheduled before 3:00 … read more

OSHA Classes Redding 2019

Northern California OSHA Training Courses – Redding, CA The OSHA Training Institute Education Center is offering its OSHA Training Courses in Redding, CA to students in the Northern California Area. This expansion brings vital OSHA training courses geographically closer to our Northern California students and allows … read more

State Leader
Golden State Plan Service Leaders

THANK YOU! Your Membership and Support Made This Possible Three years ago, the Shasta Builders’ Exchange joined with Placer County Contractors Association to help create a unified, statewide planroom network. This collaboration allowed Shasta Builders’ Exchange to offer far more projects than ever before, eliminated duplications, … read more

Golf 2018
Golf2018 Candelaria

Shasta Builders’ Exchange and the Charles Candelaria Memorial Foundation Team Up for the Trades via Action News Now Community members and business leaders in Redding gathered Friday to raise money for a good and have a little fun doing it. Dozens of golfers gave it … read more Comes to California!
ElectricalLicenseRenewal California-Electrical-License-Renewal-32-Hours

Mandatory Electrical License Renewal Costs Reduced By 75% With Local Merger Online Electrical License Renewal / Electrical Continuing Education provider partners with local non-profit trade school. SAN JOSE, Calif., May 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Comes to California! Online Electrical License Renewal with will … read more

GM CAP Program
GM CAP Fleet Save Money

Contractors are Costing Themselves Thousands of Dollars by Not Understanding This One Simple Hack | Learning What it All Means with the Builders Exchange / General Motors CAP Program The construction industry is full steam ahead. No matter where you look or who you talk … read more

Do You Have an Unpermitted Structure?
Unpermitted Structure - Yellow Shed

Do you have an unpermitted structure on your property that’s stopping you from finishing a project or selling your home? Do you have an unpermitted structure that is stopping you from being able to finish a project on your property? Or even worse, preventing you … read more

Capitol Connection 10/26/2020
Capitol Connection CSLB Answers

Unexpected Expiration, Reciprocal States & His Experience Requirement A contractor needs to be sure. Our first question is all about unsure! I will also answer ‘HIS’ questions, suggest another expert might also weigh-in and wrap with a positive note on an ‘expiration’ date… Q:  I was … read more

Capitol Connection 10/19/2020

Contractor License Law Update 2020 License law may be printed black and white in the rule books, but it lives and evolves with every day and that’s why it is a never-ending learning curve for contractors. It’s what makes my years of daily practice working … read more

GSBE Business Update 10/19/2020

California’s death rate drops to low point not seen in monthsAs of Sunday, the California Department of Public Health recorded a seven-day average of deaths of 63, a level not seen since mid-summer, near the end of June and into early July. Click here to read … read more

Capitol Connection 10/13/2020

Corporate To LLC, More On Down Payment Limits And “C-10” Rule Hope is eternal but an expert may also be helpful! Why remodeling is not ‘new’ construction and making something, almost anything, happen in the same day is not likely when several government agencies are … read more