Construction Education Institute®


Courses offered through the Construction Education Institute® (CEI) change regularly as new technologies and relevant topics emerge in the construction industry.  Taught by some of the industry’s most respected teachers, courses in everything from Green Construction to Project Management and PowerPoint Basics, offer contractors, office personnel and field supervisors a full range of classes for self-improvement and business growth.

Course Guide

The CEI Course Guide is published Spring and Fall, and all of the classes are listed on the MCA Calendar.


Offered as a joint effort of:

  • MCA Chicago
  • Piping Education Council

Association partners include:

  • Builders Association (BA)
  • Illinois Environmental Contractors Association (IECA)
  • Piping Education Council (PEC)
  • Plumbing Contractors Association (PCA)
  • Plumbing Council of Chicago
  • Plumbing & Mechanical Contractors Association of Northern Illinois (PAMCANI)
  • SMACNA Greater Chicago
  • West Suburban Association (WSA)