2018 Education Tracks

The JLC LIVE Northwest conference program is broken into specific tracks—think of them as educational training themes to help you easily find the types of training you need.

Choose as many or as few courses from any of the tracks to create a custom learning experience that will help you achieve maximum knowledge in minimal time.

Boot Camps

Select from one of two 3.5 hour boot camps tailored for owners and management-level professionals that will address leadership and financial management challenges. 

WLBC -  Leadership Boot Camp
WFBC - Financial Boot Camp

Building Performance Strategies

Seminars will provide the knowledge needed to build durable, energy efficient, affordable and healthy buildings.

Business & Project Management

Explore the core principles of running a successful construction/remodeling company. Topics include estimating, scheduling, job costing, and increasing productivity.

Business Finance

What is my profit? What is the best way to handle change orders and claims? How can accounting software improve my efficiency? These questions and more will be answered. 

Human Resources & Legal

Sessions in this track will deal with contracts, time management, managing a multi-generational workforce, as well as how to embrace change.

Kitchen & Bath

Discover up-to-the-minute trends and topics in the Kitchen & Bath industry.

Materials & Techniques

Discover technical building presentations that include the latest in materials and techniques. Develop your knowledge of how quality building is done.

Planning & Design

In this track, various aspects of design will be covered – lighting, design-build, universal design, etc.