SMACNA Education Programs

SMACNA’s educational programs are top in the industry and offer a measurable return on investment. Participants come away ready to implement new insights, techniques, and ideas that will book their skills, understanding, and productivity. Their upcoming programs are listed below, but can also be viewed on their website.

CAL SMACNA offers tuition benefits through our Member Education Program, view the full benefit policy HERE. If you have any questions regarding the CAL SMACNA Member Education Program please contact Veronika Darrach at 916-363-7460 or

SMACNA’s 2023 Education Programs

Financial Boot Camp: October 1 – October 4, 2023
Covers in-depth financial management issues for those individuals within a firm who are considered “non-financial personnel” but need to have the best understanding of firm’s financial situations. 

Planning Your Exit and Business Valuation: November 5 – November 7, 2023 
Focuses on planned exit options and helps business owners develop a personalized exit plan. 

Project Managers Institute: November 12 – November 15, 2023
Covers the essential skills of effective project management for project managers, including management/leadership, project planning, time management, change order management, and more. 

FAB Forum: November 13 – November 14, 2023
The 2023 SMACNA FAB Forum is truly a unique and once in a lifetime opportunity for anyone involved in shop fabrication. With expert speakers, insightful educational breakout sessions, and an exciting onsite tour hosted by Poynter, attendees will have the chance to gain invaluable knowledge and experience that they won’t find anywhere else.