Purchasing Best Practices

Sponsored by the Electrical Contractors Trust of Solano/Napa Counties

Dates:  Thursday, June 6, 2024
Time:  8:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Location:  Napa Training Center (720 Technology Way, Napa)
Cost:  Free for Solano/Napa ECT Contributors
or $150.00 for Non-Solano/Napa ECT Contributors

Note: Registration must be paid prior to the class.

Participants who complete this course will be awarded 3 continuing education hours!

Course Description:  The second greatest risk for electrical contractors is the ability to positively affect the supply chain for materials. In this session, we will discuss concepts behind effective material planning strategies, enterprise level purchasing methodologies, and managing the service levels of our material vendors. Following this course, participants will be able to:

  • Properly leverage preconstruction planning to drive a proactive purchasing strategy
  • Align risk management between labor and material to produce valuable project insight
  • Discuss vendor partnership agreements and vendor managed inventory structures and their proper deployment

Complete the below registration form to confirm your attendance.

Note: Classes are subject to cancellation two weeks in advance, in the event sufficient registration is not received. No refunds one week prior to class.

Contact Scot VanBuskirk at the Solano/Napa ECT office (925) 828-6322, should you have any questions.