The Basics Program

The AGC/Bexar County “Basics” of Construction Training Program is designed to assist small business contractors in understanding the basic elements of running a commercial construction business.

The material focuses on both technical and administrative skills, with a special emphasis on how to do business with Bexar County.

This is a ten week class that is designed to be informative, educational, and above all, provide an opportunity to interact with industry peers.

Please Note:
 Next Class Begins  

  March 29, 2016
Deadline for applications: March 15, 2016
Successful applicants will be notified no later than March 23rd. Upon acceptance to the class, companies may submit payment  of the registration fee before or on the first night of the class on March 29th.

Basics Application
The Basics Schedule 2016

​Classes Include:
  • Running a Successful Construction Business
  • Safety & Health
  • Understanding Contracts
  • Project Scheduling
  • Bidding & Estimating
  • Project Management
  • Financial Management
  • Insurance & Bonds
  • Liens
  • Marketing

View a slide show of different sessions offered

See what types of courses are offered, the distinguished guest instructors who lend their insight to the program, and pictures from past courses.





Contact Us

  1. Bexar  County Small Minority Women-Owned Business Enterprise Program Office
    101 W. Nueva, Suite 112                               San Antonio, Texas 78204
    Office:  (210) 335-2478                                 Facsimile:  (210) 335-0673
    Cell:   (210) 288-7571                                   Email:  [email protected]


    Bexar County, as a recipient of Federal financial assistance and under Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and related statutes, ensures that no person shall on the grounds of race, religion (where the primary objective of the financial assistance is to provide employment per 42 U.S.S. § 2000d-3), color, national origin, sex, age or disability be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or otherwise be subjected to discrimination under any Department programs or activities.