Joining VCE gives you tools to save time, save money and make better business decisions
Knowing how to comply with codes, employment and construction license law has unlimited benefits. Avoid fines, show professionalism, partner with better contractors. VCE members know how to comply.
Benefit through continuous learning. VCE gives you all this and more: Weekly Newsline, business workshops, safety training, online webinars, knowledgeable staff, peer-to-peer meetings and more. Construction is changing… are you keeping up?
You benefit by being able to come to VCE for information about contracts, bidding, rules, employment and so much more. Our Group Benefits enable you to offer workers special perks. Construction contracts, blueprint copies, scanning services and other industry services are right here. Think of us like your Swiss Army knife.
You benefit from marketing through our online “Find a Contractor” Directory, Home Show advertising, member-to-member advertising, promotions and VCE associations. We market you.
The benefits of leadership in an association are proven. Serve on a committee, help with legislation, add your voice to the local community. Lead on workforce development by advising our training partners. Associations grow leadership.
Tools for fun and games
Contractors, suppliers and other industry professionals know the benefits of a good time. Members have raised money and had fun at events like our Crab Feed, Golf Tournament and Clay Shoot. Our motto: work hard, play hard and give back to the community.
- Weekly Newsline with construction industry specific news
- Access to bidding documents for jobs out to bid locally, regionally and statewide
- Safety training and resources
- Contract law training and resources
- Contractor license advocacy and resources
- Enforcement against the underground economy
- Group programs including Health, Vision, Dental, Home, Auto, Accident and specialty insurances
- Promotion of members to the community
- Legislative advocacy
- Knowledgeable Staff
- Weekly tailgate training
- Events, scholarships
- Leadership building
- Member connections
- Certification help
- Member-area in office with computers
- Free wi-fi, coffee, clean bathrooms
- Blueprint copy services
- Scanning and fax services
- Bid listings
- Bid results
- Statewide database of trades contractors
- Local partnerships for workforce development
- Stakeholder meetings