RDCA Education Committee Meeting

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RDCA Education Committee Meeting

March 26 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm


  • Assist the RDCA and its members in working directly with educational institutions, to provide input in the areas of education, research, technology and industry curriculum needs.
  • Facilitate the RDCA scholarship process.
  • Participate with educational institutions on behalf of the RDCA and its members to promote industry.


  • Up to 6 members representing the Red Deer Construction Association- Minimum of 4 Directors and Maximum 2 Members at large
  • Minimum of 3 Directors plus the RDCA Executive Director are required for the scholarship process. Maximum 2 Members at large.

Terms of Reference

  • Liaison with members, associations and educational institutions to help develop programs and essential skills for the betterment of the industry.
  • Create consistency in a long term relationship that provides opportunities for both the educational facility as well as industry.
  • Develop a number of educational opportunities for industry that relate to safety, Gold Seal, technical skills, soft skills, system skills, business, administration and human resources.
  • Liaise with parallel RDCA committees to develop education budget funding.
  • Strengthen partnerships with local educational facilities. (Executive Director)


    • Curriculum Input
    • Workforce recruitment and development
    • Classroom programs
    • Career Fairs (Executive Director)
    • Try a Trade (Executive Director)
    • Work Experience/Trade Exploration (Executive Director)
    • Professional Development for Teachers with Industry (Executive Director)
    • Scholarships
    • Courses – Gold Seal
    • Technology tools


March 26
11:00 am - 12:00 pm