No School on veteran's Day (11/11/2015).
No school on veteran's day. ABC Hawaii office will be closed on veteran's day.

240 Electrical Program

Enrollment into Associated Builders and Contractors, Hawaii Chapter (ABC Hawaii) one year electrical program begins in January 2016.

This program is designed for experienced electricians (with 8,000 or more of work experience), who have yet completed the appropriate program of study of 240 hours of electrical academic course work to qualify for the State licensure examination.

The class begins Thursday, January 7th, 2016.

Please contact Ken Wilson for an application to the 240 program.  A completed application and payment must be submitted by December 1st, 2015.

Survey Finds 38% of Hawaii Union Households Unaware of Right to Opt-Out of Union Membership
The Nevada Policy Research Institute released the results of a new survey showing that 38% of Hawaii union households are unaware of the right to opt-out of union membership don’t realize they can opt out of union membership and paying a portion of their union dues without fear of penalty. Read More ---> Source:hawaiifreepress

Your Cyber Insurance submission has met the criteria to be a Chapter Best Practice Champion.  Being recognized as a Best Practice Champion, your submission will be featured on National Connections and your chapter will be recognized at the ABC Workforce Development Conference on March 3rd in Ft. Lauderdale, FL.

Our plan was to protect the membership and its sensitive information from cyber attack. Although our system is a sealed system there are still entities out there that want any and all information they can gather through any means possible. Our Cyber Insurance policy provides protect for the association and its members.

ABC Cares
Apprentices from Associated Builders and Contractors’ (ABC) Hawaii Chapter get to put their skills to work outside the classroom, but it’s not on an average jobsite. Through a partnership with Honolulu Habitat for Humanity, craft trainees get real-life experience, and local families in need get new homes... Read more here.

Sponsorship Opportunities 
ABC Hawaii will be hosting a few large events in 2015.  We are seeking your participation and support as these events will allow merit shop contractors, sub-contractors, associates and suppliers the opportunity to make contacts with colleagues, competitors, and potential joint venture partners in the construction industry marketplace.  Our chapter is a 501 (c )(3) organization so your event sponsorship(s) may qualify as charitable donation(s) and/or as business expense(s).


Suites for Rent

 Non-Member Rates
Room Hours Cost
201A 8am-12n
201A  12n-4pm  $175
201A  8am-4pm  $225
201B  8am-12n  $150
201B  12n-4pm  $150
201B  8am-4pm  $175
203  8am-12n  $250
203  12n-4pm  $250
203  8am-4pm  $300

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