Education & Training

The Electrical Contractors’ Association of City of Chicago (ECA) Research and Education Committee plans annual continuing education programs to  keep ECA members on top of the latest technology and business practices, workforce development issues, and more so that they can lead the Chicagoland electrical construction industry.

Here is a snapshot of the 2019 programs.  Upcoming events are listed below.

February 2023

Thu
2
2023
February 2, 2023
8:00AM - 4:00PM

"Crew Level Production Planning and Execution: Set Goals and Win" - Thursday, February 2, 2023

The event to be held on Thursday, February 2, 2023 will be held at the Drake Oak Brook Hotel.

The Drake Oak Brook Hotel, 2301 York Road, Oak Brook, IL 60523, (630) 571-0000.

Thursday, February 2, 2023 "Crew Level Production Planning and Execution: Set Goals and Win" Dave Morton, Maxim Consulting Group 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Tue
21
2023
February 21-22, 2023

NECA "Electrical Contractor Essentials" Program

The event is to be held on Tuesday through Wednesday, February 21 - 22, 2023.

Location - TBD

Tuesday through Wednesday, February 21 - 22, 2023 NECA "Electrical Contractor Essentials" Program SAVE THE DATES!

April 2023

Thu
13
2023
April 13, 2023
8:00AM - 12:00PM

"Key Performance Indicators (KPI): Using Lagging Information to Create Leading Indicators" - Thursday, April 13, 2023

The event to be held on Thursday, April 13, 2023 will be held at the Drake Oak Brook Hotel.

The Drake Oak Brook Hotel, 2301 York Road, Oak Brook, IL 60523, (630) 571-0000.

Thursday, April 13, 2023 "Key Performance Indicators (KPI): Using Lagging Information to Create Leading Indicators" Dan Doyon, Maxim Consulting Group 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

May 2023

Mon
8
2023
May 8-10, 2023

"Basic Estimating of Electrical Construction" - Workshop is scheduled for May 8 - 10, 2023.

The event to be held on Monday through Wednesday, May 8 - 10, 2023 will be held at the Hyatt Lodge Hotel.

Hyatt Lodge Hotel, 2815 Jorie Blvd., Oak Brook, IL 60523 (630) 568-1234.

Monday through Wednesday, May 8 - 10, 2023 "Basic Estimating of Electrical Construction" Presented by Jim Johannemann, NECA Estimating Training Faculty Member. 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM (All three days)