Minnesota 14 Hour Residential Contractor CE Package (New for 2019)

$198.00

14 Hour Course

Course ID: 20180219 and 20180220

Approved By: Minnesota Department of Labor & Industry

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This new complete education package is approved by the state and will meet your renewal requirements.

The first half of this package is specialty construction practices including roof maintenance, construction of buildings in cold climates, lead safety, and the MN 2015 Energy Code.

In the second half of this package we will examine such topics as ethics, business management, communication, and digital marketing.

  • Roof Construction
    • ABCs of Roof Maintenance and Repair [6 Activities]
      • 01. Introduction (Video)
      • 02. Sources of Damage
      • 03. Care for the Roof (Video)
      • 04. Leaks
      • 05. Intensive Care
      • 06. Conclusion (Video)
    • Incremental Quiz 1 (11 questions)
  • Retirement Housing
    • Retirement Housing [8 Activities]
      • 01. What are the Actual Population Numbers?
      • 02. Physical Changes in the Aging Population Worth Keeping in Mind
      • 03. Customer Service Issues
      • 04. Marketing
      • 05. Concepts
      • 06. New Construction
      • 07. New Construction, Continued
      • 08. Retrofitting - Living in Place
    • Incremental Quiz 2 (11 questions)
  • Cold Climate Construction
    • Cold Climate Building [13 Activities]
      • 01. Advanced Cold Climate Home Building - Framing
      • 02. Walls Assembly Types
      • 03. Walls Types
      • 04. Best Practices for Exterior Walls
      • 05. Advanced Cold Climate Home Building - Framing
      • 06. Thermal and Moisture Protection - Roofing
      • 07. Advanced Cold Climate Home Building - Windows and Doors
      • 08. Framing Fundamentals
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        • 09. Seismic and Wind Loading Fundamentals
        • 10. General Roofing
        • 11. General Roofing - Leaks and Ventilation
        • 12. Thermal and Moisture Protections - Advanced Cold Climate Home Building Techniques
        • 13. Equipment and Tools
    • Incremental Quiz 3 (25 questions)
  • Micro-Houses
    • Micro-Houses [9 Activities]
      • 01. Introduction
      • 02. General Principles of Living Small
      • 03. Definitions for and Regulation of Micro Houses
      • 04. Steps to Building Your Client's Dream Micro Home
      • 05. Steps to Building Your Client's Dream Micro Home, Continued
      • 06. The Shipping Container
      • 07. Other Applications for Micro Housing
      • 08. Other Issues in Developing the Micro House
      • 09. Conclusion
    • Incremental Quiz 4 (13 questions)
  • Lead Safe Practices
    • Lead Safe Practice [7 Activities]
      • 01. History of Lead as a Health Risk
      • 02. Statutes and Regulations Establishing Lead-Safe Practices
      • 03. The Lead Renovation, Repair and Painting (RRP or LRRP) Rule
      • 04. Lead-Safe Practices - Steps One and Two
      • 05. Lead-Safe Practices - Step Three
      • 06. Lead-Safe Practices - Steps Four, Five, and Six
      • 07. Lead-Safe Practices - Steps Seven and Eight
    • Incremental Quiz 5 (10 questions)
  • Energy Code
    • 2015 Minnesota Energy Code [4 Activities]
      • 01. Introduction to Class on the 2015 Minnesota Energy Code
      • 02. The 2012 International Energy Conservation Code
      • 03. Minnesota Administrative Rules: Chapter 1322, Residential Energy Code, Part 1
      • 04. Minnesota Administrative Rules: Chapter 1322, Residential Energy Code - Part 2
    • Incremental Quiz 6 (10 questions)
  • Course Completion: Construction Practices
    • Mandatory DLI Questionnaire: Construction Practices
    • Certificate of Completion: Construction Practices
  • Ethics
    • Ethics for Contractors [10 Activities]
      • 01. Introduction to Ethics for Contractors
      • 02. What is Ethics?
      • 03. Ethics vs. Morals
      • 04. Ethical Concepts and Terminology
      • 05. Ethics in the Real World
      • 06. Sample Codes of Ethics
      • 07. Ethics in Social Media for Contractors
      • 08. Ethics in Bidding
      • 09. Situations (Q&A) that Contractors Find Themselves In
      • 10. Conclusion
    • Incremental Quiz 1 (14 questions)
  • Business Management
    • Business Management [6 Activities]
      • 01. Starting a New Business
      • 02. Writing a Business Plan
      • 03. General Principles of Business Management
      • 04. Day-to-Day Management Concerns
      • 05. Business Management: Employees, Subcontractors, & Employment Law
      • 06. Human Resources Considerations
    • Incremental Quiz 2 (17 questions)
  • Management Theory
    • Management Theory [5 Activities]
      • 01. Introduction to Management Theory
      • 02. Management Styles
      • 03. Management Theories
      • 04. Organizational Formats
      • 05. Problems Associated with Management
    • Incremental Quiz 3 (14 questions)
  • Communication
    • Communication [4 Activities]
      • 01. Types of Communication
      • 02. Means of Communication
      • 03. Means of Communication - Part 2
      • 04. Sales Meetings
    • Incremental Quiz 4 (9 questions)
  • Office Policies
    • Office Policies [3 Activities]
      • 01. Office Policy and Procedures
      • 02. Use of the Manual
      • 03. Conclusion of Office Manuals
    • Incremental Quiz 5 (3 questions)
  • Digital Marketing
    • Digital Marketing [13 Activities]
      • 01. Introduction to Digital Marketing (Video)
      • 02. Introduction to Digital Marketing (Video)
      • 03. The Importance of Digital Marketing (Video)
      • 04. How Digital Marketing Sells Itself (Video)
      • 05. Why Digital Marketing Must Not Be Ignored
      • 06. How Digital Marketing Can Help YOU (Video)
      • 07. Types of Digital Marketing
      • 08. Getting Started With Digital Marketing (Video)
      • View Additional Activities
        • 09. Google Places (Video)
        • 10. Your Business Website
        • 11. Facebook (Video)
        • 12. Email marketing
        • 13. Conclusion (Video)
    • Incremental Quiz 6 (13 questions)
  • Course Completion: Business Practices
    • Mandatory DLI Questionnaire: Business Practices
    • Certificate of Completion: Business Practices

Instructor Bio


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Mike Melvin, owner of At Your Pace Online, LLC, is the instructor and industry expert for many of our courses. In addition to his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Business Administration from Ottawa University, Kansas, Mike has owned, operated, and worked for numerous construction companies. Mike's relevant construction experience includes framing, concrete construction, foundations, and roofing. As the current owner and an approved lead instructor for At Your Pace Online, he teaches multiple courses pertaining to construction and business. With over fifteen years of experience in the industry, Mike combines his proven understanding of teaching online education with the practical and academic industry knowledge needed by our students, to allow them to complete their courses and get back to the job site.

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March 28th, 2019
waste of time. lets get back to work :)

April 15th, 2019
I believe that most of this coarse was not relevant to the field in question, This was more like a college coarse then continuing education

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Course materials should be more realistic and informative.

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