Foundation News

  • 06.27.22

    PHCC Foreman Workshop

    Foremen Learn the Value of Pre-Planning at PHCC Foremen Workshop

    FALLS CHURCH, Va. (June 27, 2022) – “It is incredibly expensive to show up on a jobsite with no plan and try to figure it out as you go. Yet, many of your companies will put you in that situation - if you allow it.” That was a message from instructor Kirk Alter to the 26 attendees of the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors—National Association (PHCC) Educational Foundation’s Super Foremen …

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  • 03.21.22

    Kirk Alter Teaching the Essentials of Project Management Class, Nov. 2020

    “Stop It!” Lessons From the PHCC Essentials of Project Management Class

    FALLS CHURCH, Va. (March 22, 2022) – “Stop it!” was a common phrase heard during the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors—National Association (PHCC) Educational Foundation’s popular Essentials of Project Management boot camp last week. There were 22 attendees for the four-day class conducted...

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  • 10.27.21

    2021 Plumbing Apprentices

    2021 National Apprentice Contest Winners Announced

    The PHCC Educational Foundation is proud to announce the winners of the national plumbing and HVAC apprentice contests, held October 21st & 22nd in Kansas City, Missouri.

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  • 10.27.21

    Jim & Sandy STack with Kevin & Kathy Tindall

    Jim and Sandy Stack Join the PHCC Educational Foundation Board of Governors

    Jim and Sandy Stack have been named to the PHCC Educational Foundation's Board of Governors. This distinguished group is responsible for guiding the development of industry education and training programs for contractors and their employees.

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  • 10.27.21

    Jonathan Moyer and Kevin Tindall

    Jonathan and Susan Moyer Join the PHCC Educational Foundation Board of Governors

    Jonathan and Susan Moyer have been named to the PHCC Educational Foundation's Board of Governors. This distinguished group are major donors to the Foundation and responsible for guiding the development of industry education and training programs for contractors and their employees.

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  • 07.28.21

    Have a Plan! Pre-Construction Planning Taught as Key to Success at PHCC Foremen Workshop

    Have a Plan! Pre-Construction Planning Taught as Key to Success at PHCC Foremen Workshop Sponsored by A. O. Smith University, A. O. Smith and Kohler Company   “Every dollar we spend on pre-construction planning will return $4 to $6 in additional profit.” That simple statement from instructor Kirk Alter at the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors—National Association (PHCC) Educational Foundation …

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  • 07.08.21

    Foremen Learn the Value of Time at PHCC Workshop

    Foremen Learn the Value of Time at the PHCC Foremen Workshop Sponsored by A. O. Smith University, A. O. Smith and Kohler Company   The attendees of the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors—National Association (PHCC) Educational Foundation’s recent Super Foremen Workshop were surprised to learn just how much time is wasted on a typical construction project. In the workshop, attendees used a …

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