Wolf River Builders Association

Education opportunities

Continuing Education for DCQ Credits

NWTC Courses: Regularly scheduled NWTC courses will help you achieve educational credits required by the Wisconsin DSPS.
- OSHA 10-Hour Voluntary Compliance for Construction Industry - 10 DCQ credits
- Lead Safe Renovator Training - 8 DCQ credits
- Lead Safe REFRESHER Training - 3 DCQ credits

Check out the 2018 Fall Seminars & Continuing Education Digital Catalog for a list of upcoming seminars and continuing education offerings!

Seminars, Continuing Education and Training are offered on a variety of topics:  

WBA Foundation Classes Online

Earn your continuing education credits from the comfort of your own home or office! Register online at
http://homebuildersuniversity.com/wisconsin-home-builder-classes /. Members:  Class discounts are available - all you need is your email address! Any questions contact Brad Boycks at WBA, (608) 242-5151, ext. 16 or email bboycks@wisbuild.org

Listed below are the current courses available. Click Here for more information

NEW!  HOME CONSTRUCTION CONTRACT & LIENS - This one hour presentation covers the dos and don'ts when using a home construction contract and lien waivers. (1 credit hour.)

NEW!  SEPARATED BUILDINGS, FIRE SEPARATION, & DWELLING UNIT SEPARATIONS - This one hour presentation covers the following Uniform Dwelling Code Topics: Separated Buildings, Fire Separation, and Dwelling Unit Separations. (1 credit hour.)

NEW!  2016 UDC CODE CHANGES, SPS 320 & 321 - This two hour presentation covers code changes to SPS 320 and 321 in the Wisconsin Administrative Code that became effective January 1, 2016. (2 credit hours.)

NEW!  2016 UDC CODE CHANGES - SPS 322, 323, & 325 - This one hour presentation covers code changes to SPS 322, 323, & 325 in the Wisconsin Administrative Code that became effective January 1, 2016. (1 credit hour.)

BUILDING FAILURES: MOISTURE RELATED ISSUES WITH BRICK & STONE VENEERS - This class will cover the customer reported failures on homes with brick and/or stone exterior veneer cladding. (2 credit hours.)

DURABLE, FORGIVING WALL SYSTEMS - Learn the essential building science principles for air and moisture and how it affects your walls, how to select materials, tools, and how to identify the key details that relate to the process of sealing the building envelope. (2 credit hours.)

THE GOOD, THE BAD, AND THE UGLY OF HOME CONSTRUCTION - This class looks at photos of homes that have created problems for builders and building inspectors alike. (2 credit hours.)

HOW TO RUN A HOME BUILDING BUSINESS - Eliminate the trial and error of starting a business. Info on legal considerations, accounting, complying with the rules, regulations, and certifications required to be a contractor. (2 credit hours.)

WI Dept. of Safety and Professional Services DVD Courses

Required training made easy!  Choose from a select number of popular 6 hour DVD courses that qualify for the WI DSPS initial 12-hour contractor training or continuing education for the Dwelling Contractor Qualifier Credential.  Click below to download the order form!