ABC Spotlight 11/7/17

Tuesday, November 7, 2017



Bring your employees to join us for a night of giving thanks! Enjoy dinner with your fellow ABC Members and celebrate over 100 hoodies and 200 beanies donated to local clothing banks. Click HERE to learn more or call our office at (509) 534-0826.
ABC is actively recruiting for your business! Sara Cottam, our Director of Workforce Development, attends Job Fairs on a monthly basis looking for your next hire. Click HERE to access the pool of individuals ready to start today, make sure to have your username and password ready.

Skilled Worker Shortage in Spokane

Check out the efforts of our member, Construction Industry Training Council of WA, working hard to educate skilled trade workers in the construction industry! HERE is an interview Ken Hill from CITC did with KHQ on the skilled worker shortage in Spokane.



ABC's Safety Training Evaluation Process (STEP) is a safety benchmarking and improvement tool that dramatically improves safety performance among construction industry participants regardless of company size or type of work. Click the Banner above or click HERE to apply.

Upcoming Trainings & Events


Return to Work
November 14, 2017
11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Best Practices
November 15, 2017
8:00 am - 11:00 am

Electronic Marketing
November 16, 2017
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

CPR Full Cert/Recert
November 21, 2017
7:00 am - 11:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 pm

General Contractor Requirements
November 29, 2017
11:30 am - 1:00 pm

OSHA 10 & OSHA 30
November 28, 2017 -
December 1, 2017
7:00 am - 4:00 pm


Click the Banner above to check out discounts available to ABC Members including Verizon, GMC, Ford, Exxon/Mobil, FedEx and many more! Contact Bryan Brem at (509) 534-0826 for more information about these offers.

Click the Banner above for more information about ABC Workforce Week 2018!
Now is a great time to get trained for a career in construction. Here's why!

Although the construction industry has provided outstanding careers for generations, the emphasis on education changed and there was a push to direct the vast majority of young people to college rather than the trades. Read More...



ABC Staff

President/CEO
Suzanne Schmidt

Director of Workforce Development
Sarah Cottam

Retro Program Manager
Breanna Sigmon

Admin/Claims Associate
Jenna Tellvik

Admin/Member Services
Bryan Brem

Safety Director
Curt Sather

Thank You to Our 2017 ABC Major Partners