We have a deep history of working with construction industry associations and federations of associations. Our services support the member facing mission of associations and assist through transition periods, Board and director development and training, and facilitating strategic plans for associations so they may achieve their goals. Our experience includes executive mentoring and support in both the ICI and residential construction associations. Our knowledge extends across Canada so that our clients can excel at building membership, relationships and more.
Your learning never has to stop. Whether you’d like to upgrade your skills for new employment, side-skill as your career advances, or want to learn something new for personal growth and future career enhancement, Constructionlab has something for everyone.
Attend in-class through our association partners, attend online LIVE with our qualified instructors or even try a blended format. Whatever path you choose to continue your education, when attending and completing courses delivered by Constructionlab; you’ll always have our reputation for learning excellence to count on!
Over the past 5 years, Constructionlab has been increasingly counted on to deliver curriculum design, special projects, customized learning pathways. Our clients have included colleges, community employment agencies, and employer associations. Our program design has ranged from 2 days in-house for corporate clients and conference style professional development, to 4 week programs for colleges and employer groups. Whatever your need is, we can tailor a solution that is relevant and steeped in best practices from the past tailored to the reality of today's Canadian construction and design sector climate.
Whether you are just starting out in your business, new to the Canadian construction industry or have been established for decades, relying on and deploying industry best practices will render positive results. Navigating the ebb and flow of regulation, contract intricacies, supply chain, human resources and team productivity has never been so complex. Constructionlab is your boots on the ground practical solution provider to assist you in dealing with issues and nuances that have challenged your project or business.
Every three years, the ICI construction industry in Ontario commences bargaining new collective agreement terms and conditions. We are here to support employer groups who are bargaining. Whether new to collective agreements, or seasoned, our approach aims to gain the best possible outcome while maintaining important relationships.
Our founder and President is an active member of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Institute of Ontario and as such is trained in mediation. Specializing in construction disputes and assisting parties resolve their grievances that may not have been contemplated in contract or have arisen out of a misunderstanding is the core focus of this service. Our evaluative mediation process, borne from over 30 years working on construction processes is the most economical process to resolving a dispute while the project is ongoing or shortly thereafter when the dust settles.