Business Management Products

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    Learn the management skills that give industry leaders the edge. This on-demand course will give you a solid foundation for managing small- to medium-sized building/remodeling and service companies. Learn critical elements, from planning to evaluating progress, and receive practical tips and tools for managing a business successfully. You’ll get a solid grasp of business best practices and practical tools of value whether you are a new or experienced business owner. The level of content in this on-demand course is for the novice learner.

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    The online Basics of Building course builds your housing industry expertise by learning about the residential construction process from the ground up! Those in home building and construction-related fields, like vendors, suppliers, brokers, retailers, builder/remodeler company staff, REALTORs and others will learn what it takes to build or remodel a home. The level of content in this on-demand course is for the novice learner. Please note: If you experience any issues with Adobe Flash when accessing the on-demand course or module, please try the Mozilla Firefox Web browser.

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    Boost production efficiency and customer satisfaction by learning how to integrate high performance practices and certifications (National Green Building Standard, LEED, etc.) into a streamlined project management process. Combining Project Management Institute concepts with the whole‐house approach to building, this course identifies important systems, documents and communication strategies. The level of content in this on-demand course is for the intermediate learner. It is highly recommended that the High Performance for Building Professionals course be taken prior to this, or that an attendee has a basic understanding of green certification programs and how they work. This course can be taken in its entirety or you may choose to take one to four different modules focused on a specific high performance topic. Please note: If you experience any issues with Adobe Flash when accessing the on-demand course or module, please try the Mozilla Firefox Web browser.

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    Green and high performance building is a rapidly growing industry, evoking the potential for previously unconsidered or under-appreciated liability risks related to both building and design. Green builders, remodelers and other building industry professionals can decrease their risk through proper messaging, effective documentation and detailed planning. The entire team, from sales to warranty, must understand the proper terminology, what statements can be made, and how the process in itself provides a level of protection. The level of content in this on-demand module is for the intermediate learner. This module is part of the Advanced High Performance Building: Project Management course. Please note: If you experience any issues with Adobe Flash when accessing the on-demand course or module, please try the Mozilla Firefox Web browser.

  • The Builder Assessment Review (BAR) is your first step towards obtaining the Certified Graduate Builder (CGB) designation.

  • Save by purchasing together! By purchasing the Land Development and Site Planning classes as a bundle members save an extra 10%.

  • Includes Credits Includes a Live Web Event on 08/30/2022 at 1:00 PM (EDT)

    This course will introduce participants to the land acquisition and development process and explore the crucial first steps to becoming a successful developer. MEMBERS ONLY DISCOUNT: Get 10% off our Site Planning class (offered on September 1st) when purchased together with Land Development: Getting Started, Business Management and Financing - Live Online 2022 - August 30. Time: August 30th, 1-4 p.m. ET. Contact elearninghelp@nahb.org with any questions.

  • Includes Credits Includes a Live Web Event on 09/01/2022 at 1:00 PM (EDT)

    Take the next step to becoming a small volume land developer by exploring actual site planning and preliminary platting. Time: September 1, 1-4 p.m. ET. Contact elearninghelp@nahb.org with questions.

  • Includes Credits Includes Multiple Live Events. The next is on 09/08/2022 at 1:00 PM (EDT)

    Improve productivity and increase profits by applying financial management techniques used in successful businesses. This live online course for building professionals discusses financial tools you can apply immediately to achieve financial success. Learn how to work with annual operating plans and budgets, financial reports, operating ratios and revenue forecasts that control profitability. The course takes place over three consecutive Thursdays, 1-3 p.m. ET. Registration is open until 3 p.m. ET on Wednesday, September 7th.

  • Includes Credits Includes Multiple Live Events. The next is on 09/13/2022 at 1:00 PM (EDT)

    Many construction or remodeling companies are too small to hire full-time legal staff, so it's important to understand basic contract law. This course provides a step-by-step explanation of how contracts sustain positive customer and supplier relations, provide for resolution of disputes and minimize the risk of litigation. You will learn about mandatory and optional provisions, warranties and arbitration procedures. Special emphasis is given to troubleshooting contracts for detrimental positions. The course takes place on Tuesdays, September 13, 20. 1:00p.m.-4:00p.m. ET. Registration is open until 3 p.m. ET (12 p.m. PT) on Monday , September 12.