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Start Date: 3/19/2018 8:00 AM End Date: 3/20/2018 8:00 AM

LMCI 'Estimating Essentials' Course

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Event Location
Painters District Council #30, Aurora

Instruction on the Fundamentals of Being a Successful Professional Estimator in the Finishing Trades!

FCAI and LMCI (Painters and Allied Trades Labor Management Cooperation Initiative) are pleased to announce the highly acclaimed ‘Estimating Essentials’ course will be coming soon to our area.

This two-day class will be held on March 19-20 at Painters District Council 30, located at 1905 Sequoia Drive, Aurora, IL 60506.

The classroom training will begin at 8:00 a.m. on Monday and will conclude at approximately 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday.

A continental breakfast and a full lunch will be provided on both days of the classroom portion.

You will be required to bring a laptop computer with you to the course.

Course materials will be in electronic format and will require each student to work on the creation of an estimate using the materials provided in class. 

Participants are responsible for their own travel and lodging (if necessary).

There is NO registration fee!

Class size is limited, so please register ASAP!

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Please contact the LMCI Office at (888) 934-6474 for more information.

You will be notified via e-mail of your application status and any further information that may be needed. The LMCI will provide all course materials and instruction at no cost.

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Start Date: 3/20/2018 End Date: 3/20/2018

Central Chapter General Membership Meeting

Event Location
Biaggi's Ristorante Italiano, Bloomington

More information available soon.

Start Date: 4/12/2018 5:00 PM End Date: 4/12/2018 7:00 PM

FCAI Supplier Trade Show

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Event Location
The Westin, Lombard

$1,500 to $3,000 FREE to FCAI Contractors!

We have increased the stakes again! Each FCAI Contractor Company will receive between $1,500 - $3,000 FREE when they attend the FCAI Supplier Trade Show at The Westin Hotel in Lombard, Thursday, April 12th. 

All FCAI Contractors need to do is register and attend the event to receive the free in vouchers to use at any of the FCAI Associate Members present at the Trade Show. 

The exact amount of money contractors will receive is based on the number of hours they produced in District Council #30 in the 2017 calendar year. Once a contractor member has registered, they will receive an email explaining the exact amount they will receive in vouchers at the Trade Show. 

5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
There will be an open bar and heavy hors d’ oeuvres

The Westin Hotel
70 Yorktown Shopping Center
Lombard, IL 60148

This is a free event!

Supplier Members Attending:
Action Screen Print, Konen Insurance, Emergent Safety Supply, Rand-Tec Insurance, JC Licht, ICP Construction, MDC, Sherwin-Williams, Federated Insurance, AGSCO, Colony Hardware, SkyKing Lifts, Hilti, PPG, and Chief Safety Services

Attention FCAI Associate Members:
If you are interested in participating in this Trade Show, please contact Shannon at or call the FCAI Office at 630-264-7880.

Must be an FCAI Contractor (in good standing) and attend this event (it is recommended that FCAI Contractors bring two or more people to this event).  Only one set of vouchers per FCAI Contractor Company. Contractors who register for the event will receive an email explaining the exact dollar amount (based on our formula) they will receive at the Trade Show. Vouchers must be redeemed at the event. There is no minimum/maximum order. Vouchers may not be redeemed for cash. Vouchers may not be broken down into smaller increments. Vouchers are not transferable.

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Start Date: 4/25/2018 End Date: 4/25/2018

Central Chapter Supplier Trade Show

Event Location
WeaverRidge Golf Club, Peoria

More information available soon.

Start Date: 5/22/2018 End Date: 5/22/2018

Central Chapter General Membership Meeting

Event Location
Johnny's Italian Steak House, Peoria

More information available soon.

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