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All About the Pipes

4913 Chastain Avenue

Suite 20

Charlotte, NC 28217

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The National Association of the Remodeling Industry is home to Explorer Post #1244. Exploring is a subsidiary of the Boy Scouts of America, and is a coeducational career exploration program. Students are invited to participate in this program and work with experts to learn about what a career is like in skilled trades industry. There will be a once a month meeting for the students, and a schedule is listed below and will be distributed at our Firstnighter.

Our Firstnighter will be on Tuesday, November 13th from 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM.

Each meeting will be held at a different company location, locations will be set at first-nighter.

First meeting will take place at:

All About the Pipes
4913 Chastain Avenue, Suite 20
Charlotte, NC 28217

There you will learn more about what this program is about, how it works, and register. This program is only available to the first 30 people that register, so there will be those unable to participate. If you do make it on the list, please take this program seriously and plan to attend. It will cost $60.00 to register and only cash or check will be accepted (no credit/debit cards). Checks are to be made payable to 'BSA.'

The first meeting is MANDATORY, and those that register and do not attend will forfeit their spot to the next person on the waiting list.

Each meeting listed below will be hosted at a different location, to be announced at first meeting.

Meeting Schedule

All meetings/classes are hosted on the second Tuesday of the month, from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m., with the exception of the final session at Mecklenburg County Code Enforcement.

Tuesday, November 13th, 2018 All About the Pipes – Mechanical/Plumbing Session

We will work with a leading residential/commercial plumbing company, equipped with hands-on exercises and instruction

to give the students exposure to a growing career opportunity.

Tuesday, January 8th, 2019 DR Horton – Home Builder

We will walk through the first phase of the construction process, planning (design-build), and show how to translate plans into building a custom home.

Tuesday, February 12th, 2019 Shea Homes – Summerwood Neighborhood/Mint Hill

We will walk through the trades that take place early in the project; foundation, framing, etc.

Tuesday, March 12th, 2019 True Homes – Builders Bridge

Finishing trades, interior and exterior, including product selection, and the adjacent industries, manufacturers and suppliers.

Tuesday, April 9th, 2019 Andrew Roby – Handyman Services

We will share a comprehensive review of numerous trades involved in the handyman trade.

Thursday, April 25th, 2019 Mecklenburg County Code Enforcement

A presentation from the compliance side of building and construction, residential and commercial. This is another career path and a good recap of the skilled trades. This will be the final session and be a joint session with the NARI Monthly Dinner Meeting.

If you cannot make it, then please notify Brian Sweeney immediately so that your spot may be made available to someone else. Brian may be reached at brian.sweeney@scouting.org or 704-342-9347.

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Charlotte, NC 28217

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