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Discounts & Benefits

Discounts

Business Discounts

As a member of AGC/VT you automatically become a member of AGC of America. This opens you to a slew of national companies offering you even more ways to save money on business expenses, transportation and more. See below for a list of the companies providing you with exclusive discount programs.

National Purchasing Partners

Through our partnership with National Purchasing Partners (NPP), AGC/VT members can receive discount pricing on business expenses, including wireless service and devices, office products, and industrial supplies. Click here to learn more.

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Benefits

Everything we do has a single purpose – to help our members achieve and succeed in the Vermont construction industry.

That’s why AGC/VT members receive access to exclusive programs, publications, discounts, trainings and advocacy efforts, otherwise unavailable.

AGC/VT is the only organization in Vermont where you have:

Advocacy & Lobbying

Our AGC/VT team, office headquarters, and our state-of-the-art training facility are based just one mile from the State House in Montpelier. This means we are able to quickly and effectively advocate at the capitol on the most important and pressing issues facing our members and the industry.

ACG/VT is the voice of the construction industry at the Vermont State House. By representing you in a professional and effective way, we bring your unique interests and concerns about the construction industry to state officials, representatives, senators and the Governor.

For decades AGC/VT has cultivated relationships with government officials, state senators and representatives, and with Vermont’s Congressional delegation. As an established and respected leader in the business community, elected officials regularly turn to the expertise and insights of AGC/VT and its members.

We are also members go-to resource when they’re confused about a regulation change, or want to be involved with the rule-making process.

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A Competitive Edge

AGC/VT has the tools to help you work smarter and more productively. Offering first-class training and education seminars, numerous publications and ongoing efforts to represent you on regulatory and legislative matters, we are constantly working to generate a meaningful return on your membership investment.

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Comprehensive Services

At AGC/VT, you add the services of leading industry experts to your management team. Call on us for information, ideas or assistance on virtually any topic. Our professional staff in Montpelier and those at the AGC of America headquarters in Washington D.C. bring you the latest in:

  • Construction and Contract Law
  • Education and Training
  • Equal Employment Opportunity
  • Government Relations
  • Industry Relations
  • Marketing and Business Development
  • Quality Management
  • Safety and Health and much more
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Instant Communications

Change happens rapidly. Whether it’s new environmental regulations, labor laws, policy procedures or just a shift in the industry, knowing what’s happening, and when, can mean the difference between winning a new contract. As an AGC/VT member you won’t have to worry about missing the memos. We regularly publish and distribute newsletters, notices, and a print magazine all designed to keep you up-to-date on what’s happening in the industry.

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Education Classes

We know that ensuring your employees have the latest, most advanced training techniques means you save money, complete projects faster, and improve your overall safety rating. That’s why we place a heavy emphasis on our ongoing training and education programs.

But we also know that this will cost you time and money, which is why, as a member you are able to take the majority of our classes our classes for HALF the regular price.

Just in education savings alone, your membership pays for itself!

Networking Opportunities

We know it’s important for you to network with your peers. That’s why throughout the year we organize a number of events across Vermont and throughout the nation. Our conventions and meetings provide you with seminars and forums that give you the opportunity to share ideas and to discover new approaches to problem-solving.

You also can choose to serve on one of AGC/VT’s or AGC of America’s committees where you can help us move forward in this ever-changing economic climate, while forming close, personal relationships with other industry leaders.

Owner Recognition

With our dynamic marketing and public relations efforts, the AGC/VT message of skill, responsibility, and integrity is delivered to hundreds of construction owners, industry professionals, the public and lawmakers throughout Vermont and across the nation.

AGC is a known and respected industry leader at the national, state and local levels. With our extensive outreach and networks, we consult with owners, architects and engineers to identify emerging trends or concerns…and to address them effectively.

Displaying the AGC/VT logo tells project owners you share their interest in improving all aspects of the construction process – a benefit to both you and your clients.

Publications

As a member of AGC/VT, you will receive a number of exclusive publications designed to keep you informed on the latest trends and changes in the industry.

With up-to-the-minute notice on legislative happenings, rule changes at the state and federal level, insights on the economy, and spotlights on your fellow building professionals, we’ve created a package of communication tools to enhance your business, knowledge and success.

Build Board

A bi-monthly print magazine, delivered directly to over 500 homes and businesses. It features in-depth information and articles on changes in environmental, regulatory, and business practices at the state and federal levels. Each edition also spotlights two AGC/VT members, a Contractor and an Associate, upcoming events, trainings and other important information that gives members a leading edge on their competition.

E-Build Board

The supplement piece to the print magazine, the E-Build Board is a bi-monthly electronic publication sent right to your inbox. Here you’ll read about the most recent policy and rule-making changes, important events and trainings and Project Highlights that members are building across Vermont. It’s the ideal publication for members who are short on time, yet driven to keep their business on top.

Legislative News

A weekly electronic newsletter produced and distributed during the legislative session that runs from January through May. The newsletter focuses on the bills that could impact the construction industry. Each week, members receive updates on which bills being worked on in committee, and a quick snap-shot of how the industry and their businesses could be affected. Also included in these weekly messages are upcoming legislative events and action items that members are encouraged to take, like emailing or calling their legislator.

Project RoadSafe

This electronic publication is distributed twice a month and focuses on workplace driver safety. Members receive data, facts and other materials to help them create, maintain and/or improve their workplace driver safety programs.

Toolbox Talks & Safety News

Toolbox Talks is a weekly electronic newsletter that helps companies implement better safety practices for their employees. It provides a list of upcoming training and education opportunities, tips, strategies and ideas for ensuring that workplace safety remains a top priority in the industry.

Important Safety news will be posted on this website and immediately sent electronically to members.