Gary Smith, Metal Buildings Institute President, will be starting his annual Southeast Train the Trainer Tour on behalf of the MBCEA. He’s focused on Rigging I on this tour but will have other training programs available based on the needs of the attendees. Registration is for your company training personnel only. Your Safety Trainer will return with everything needed to train the rest of your employees. Register to attend the location closest to you by contacting Sasha Demyan at

The Tampa, Fla., training session is limited to just 20 attendees and will include Core Rigging & Crane Signaling by Craig Shaffer, SafetyWorks Inc., so reserve your space soon!

Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Triangle Fastener Corp.
10111 Woodberry Road
Tampa, FL 33619
7 am – 4 pm

Friday, January 18, 2019

Triangle Fastener Corp.

213 Nesbitt Lane

Madison, TN 37115
8 am – 4 pm

Monday, January 21, 2019

Triangle Fastener Corp.

508 Hackel Drive

Montgomery, AL 36117

8 am – 4 pm

Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Reeds Metals

19 East Lincoln Drive NE
Brookhaven MS 39601

8 am – 4 pm

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Houston, TX

8 am – 4 pm

Thursday, February 7, 2019
Gray & Becker Construction Co.
9809 Beck Circle
Austin, TX 78758
8 am – 4 pm

The MBCEA was formed in 1968 to serve the needs and support the interests of metal building contractors and erectors. It has three main goals:

  • Education: To provide programs and venues that enhance education opportunities for metal building contractors and erectors.
  • Image Enhancement: To develop programs to enhance the image of metal building contractors and erectors, and the metal building industry.
  • Grassroots Support: To develop and maintain programs specifically designed to support and respond to the needs of the grassroots membership of the MBCEA.

The association proudly boasts membership from virtually every aspect of the industry and all 50 states and Canada. For additional information, please visit our website at or contact Sasha Demyan at (484) 239-3337.