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Education

KABA Scholarship Opportunities

Cameron Claussen

Cameron Claussen

Congratulations to our newest member of KABA’s Scholarship Program.
Cameron Claussen is a 2019 graduate of Kearney High School.
He plans to major in Construction at CCC.
2 year Scholarship – CCC
KABA Mentor – Gene Knaggs
Kearney Area Builders Association (KABA) Student Scholarship is for graduating high school seniors seeking a career in the Home Building Industry. Applicants must be:
  • A resident of Nebraska
  • A senior graduating from a high school located in Kearney, Nebraska or within a 45 minute drive
  • Planning to major in Construction or a field related to the Home Building Industry
  • Planning to attend Central Community College in Hastings, Nebraska or University of Nebraska at Kearney

APPLY NOW

***Scholarship registration has ended for the 2021 graduation year.***

KABA Education Opportunities

OSHA Training

Kearney Area Builders Association and the Nebraska State Home Builders Association partner with Great Plains Safety & Health Organization to provide training that meets or exceeds OSHA requirements at a discounted price. Being compliant can provide numerous benefits to your company and its employees.

November and February are KABA’s designated training months. OSHA classes are scheduled throughout thesw months in Kearney, Grand Island and North Platte. Check the website often for dates and times of these classes:

Monthly Meetings

KABA meets monthly for networking, dinner and presentations. These presentations include speakers brought in to educate our membership on new products that are available, correct installation of products, and new codes and regulations that are being introduced. Often times, we have NAHB Reps and/or NSHBA reps speak at the meetings updating members on important issues happening at the national level and the state level.

KABA meets the 3rd Tuesday of most months at Kearney Concrete Co. (315 South Railroad St.) but at times the meetings are elsewhere for special occasions. Check our Newsletter each month (found on the Home page) for locations and times.

NAHB Education Opportunities

Course Overviews

NAHB offers dozens of educational courses and seminars especially tailored for your needs as a building professional. These programs focus on practical training for newcomers and veterans alike, with lots of ideas and strategies you can use every day to improve your business and advance your career.