Building Supply Channel
Learning Management System

Our Courses

Learning is a career-long process in construction supply, but the foundation is core skills: not just product knowledge, but also estimating techniques, math skills, selling skills, and construction expertise.

Our materials are written by construction supply professionals and designed around two fundamental principles: 1) Teach real-world skills and 2) don't waste people's time.

Nothing revolutionary. Just what we wish we'd had available when we were on the sales counter.



"I recently attended a full-day seminar, then saw a BSCi course on the topic. It had the same information, I could do it at my own pace, and it only took me half an hour."


Our Courses

Our Team

Greg Brooks

Greg is an instructional designer and a 55-year veteran of the construction supply business with 18 years' experience in the field. He has designed training programs for clients at all levels of the LBM channel, including LMC, the National Hardware & Plumbing Association, Builders FirstSource, Huttig Building Products, Louisiana Pacific, and Geocel Corporation. 303.845.4880

Mike McDole

Mike is the principal at Firing-Line LBM Consulting. He is the retired senior vice president at Mansfield, Mass.-based National Lumber, a former columnist for ProSales magazine, and a construction supply industry veteran with over 40 years' experience. His areas of expertise are sales management and selling skills, bottom line improvement, and developing metrics to measure and improve efficiency. 774.372.1367

Robert Brooks

Robert is a software engineer with 23 years of experience designing and managing learning management systems for the construction supply industry. He has also developed custom LMS software for clients at all levels of the LBM channel, including Builders FirstSource, Louisiana Pacific, Big C Lumber, Curtis Lumber, Hayward Corporation, Kuiken Brothers Lumber, Mead Lumber, Ring's End, and Simonson Lumber. 502.376.0405

Our Training Options

The BSCi Learning Management System is built from the ground up for construction suppliers, with key features requested by LBM dealers and designed to minimize the time you spend administering training.


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  • Monthly Subscription
  • Spot Training
    If all you need is spot training to fill gaps in employees’ knowledge, subscribe to BSCiLMS.com by the month and then cancel whenever you’re done.
  • FREE skills evaluation tests identify weaknesses, then suggest courses to fill those gaps
  • Build and assign your own curricula, assign individual courses, track individual or company wide progress, download reports, get assignment completion notifications, view detailed test results
  • Each seat license gives a trainee unlimited access to all BSCi materials: 42 core skills courses and 88 best practices topics, 47 total hours of training
  • Seat licenses may be transferred between accounts. Simply queue a license for transfer, and at the beginning of your next billing cycle, the system automatically reassigns the license to the next trainee
  • Only $69 per seat license per month (1 – 5 seats) or $66 per month (6 – 10 seats)
  • Have a change in your training needs? Seat license subscriptions can be upgraded, downgraded, or canceled at anytime
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  • Private LMS
  • An Ongoing Commitment
    If your goal is to make learning an integral part of everyone’s job, a private LMS enables you to build on our core skills library and create your own curriculum.
  • A custom-built LMS branded for your company, with turnkey hosting, maintenance, backups, domain management, SSL, and technical support
  • Multilevel administration: Manage training at the company or branch level
  • Turnkey setup: We’ll pre-load user accounts and set up branch locations so you’re ready on Day One.
  • Complete BSCi course library included at no extra charge
  • Add your own courses: internal company skills or vendor training. We’ll convert your in-house video or other documents to e-learning courses for you.
  • Skills evaluation tests identify needs, then suggest courses to fill those gaps
  • A flat annual fee: $5,400 plus $6 per registered user per year
  • Add-Ons: Seminar & live event tracking: Track attendance at on-site events to maintain a record of all the training you do.
  • Add-Ons: Retail employee training: If you’re an NHPA member, we can deliver NHPA’s 100- and 200-level courses in your LMS
  • Add-Ons: Certification management. Easily create and manage your own internal certification program
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Course Library
"After 16 years in the business, I thought BSCi would be just a refresher. I learned something new from every course I took."


 

Course Library Overview

Our LMS consists of 42 core skills courses for salespeople and yard workers—plus a library of tips, tricks, and best practices from recognized industry experts. We offer over 130 industry-specific courses plus a steady feed of new topics to keep both rookies and veterans engaged in learning.

If you already have your own LMS, our core skills courses are available to add directly into your learning platform. Our courses are compatible with SCORM-conformant LMS platforms.

Course Library
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Training Time
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Your LMS
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1.4 Hours
Complete Course List + Demo Courses

 

Training Through Your Association

Participating associations offer monthly subscriptions with unlimited access to the complete library of BSCi training courses through their own LMS websites. For more information, please contact your association representative or click a logo below.



 

Contact Us

Building Supply Channel, Inc.
3028 Wolf Lake Blvd
New Albany, IN 47150

The BSCi Learning Management System is the only LMS designed from the ground up for the building supply industry. We bring 24 years of experience developing LMS software plus more than 55 years in the building supply business: 20 in the field plus another 35 training employees at all levels of the channel

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