Workshops and Seminars

All trainings, unless otherwise indicated below, take place at the ConEx Headquarters Training Room. Workshops are stand alone presentations. Series Seminars (NEW!) are broad topics, comprised of at least two classes. The classes within a Series are subtopics related to the overarching subject matter–you can register for one or all of the classes within a Series, the choice is yours!

Labor Law SERIES (3 parts)

September 8th, October 4th, & November 1st – 8:30am to 9:30am

$15/person per class (members) / $30/person per class (non-members)

Series Registration & Information 

Wage Theft Seminar

Friday, September 9th – 8:30am to 9:30am

$15/person (members) / $30/person (non-members)

Class Registration & Information

Suicide Prevention in Construction

Monday, September 19th – 8:30am to 9:30 am

$15/person (members) / $30/person (non-members)

Class Registration & Information

Recruiter’s Secrets SERIES (3 parts)

September 27th, October 25th, & November 15th – 10:00am to 11:00am

$15/person (members) / $30/person (non-members)

Series Information & Registration

Introduction to Blueprint Reading Course

October 3rd, 5th, 17th, 19th, 24th & 26th – 4:30pm-7:00pm

$265/person (members) / $530/person (non-members) *Price includes textbook

Course Information & Registration

Workers Compensation SERIES (2 parts)

October 18th & November 17th – 8:30am to 9:30am

$15/person (members) / $30/person (non-members)

Series Information & Registration

NYS Sales Tax Seminar

October 27th – 7:30am-3:30pm @ Hilton Garden Inn (Buffalo Airport)

$115/person (members) / $215/person (non-members) *Includes breakfast AND lunch!

Seminar Information & Registration

Safety Training

Click here to view the full schedule of safety courses available through Construction Exchange Safety Services. Or call the office at (716) 874-3435 to set up a private course.

Education Committee

The Construction Exchange University offers a wide range of training programs and classes to both members and non-members of the Exchange.

The class schedule is driven by The University’s Education Committee which is comprised of a multifaceted group of industry stakeholders. The group is charged with identifying and providing training or informational seminars relevant to the industry and the needs of CEX Members.

Topics offer continued education in construction management, project contracts, proposals and bids, worksite safety (OSHA 10/30), Blueprint Reading, human resources, construction law, marketing, security & technology, insurance and so much more!

Education Committee Members:

Reginald Alls, Montante

Karen Antonelli, Chiampou Travis Besaw & Kershner

Gary Bichler, R&P Oak Hill Building Company

Erin Borek, Phillips Lytle

Susanne Kelley, Sienna Environmental

Andrew Malcolm, Campus Construction Management Group

Joe Mannarino, Buffalo Construction Consultants

Drew Miller (chair), Webster Szanyi

Byron Nakagawa,  United Rentals

Ryan Pitman,  Goldberg Segalla

Greg Schober, Huber Construction

Amber Storr, Hurwitz & Fine

Tim Toole, Lawley Insurance

William Vail, PaintCraft

Sarah Viksio, M&T Bank

Ryan Vondell, Redi-Mix

Eric Wilczak, D.V. Brown