Eastern Contractors Association is sponsoring a new Construction Management Training program through the City of Schenectady. The program's aim is to help disadvantaged and emerging firms learn more about the business of construction. The program, slated to start in May, will take place over six months and covers the following topics: --Setting up a Business, Management (Business & Project) --Project Delivery --Systems --Safety --Contract Risk Management --Accounting Basics --Insurance and Bonding --Estimating, Bidding and Procurement --Scheduling --Field Operations (Business Side and Project Side) --Marketing and Business Development Several ECA member firms are also assisting with the program by providing instruction along with their professional insight. Thank you to Turner Construction, Sano Rubin, Welby Brady & Greenblatt, The Bonadio Group, Gilbane and BBL Construction for your time and expertise! Read more in the Schenectady Gazette.