We Build Strong Businesses

Our members drive our priorities—your success matters. By uniting together, we’re taking our businesses to the next level.

We advocate for you to do business locally and globally.
We connect you to your local industry community and to our national network.
We negotiate on your behalf during Collective Bargaining Agreements and labor relations.
We educate our workforce and provide ongoing professional development to grow skills and help gain a competitive edge.
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Labor Relations

We collaborate to form strong strategies and successful labor contracts.

No matter the size of your business, we advocate and represent your needs at the table. We have a history of negotiating successful and timely Collective Bargaining Agreements.

Labor negotiations are central to our work and your business. Our members benefit from effective representation and preparation during collective bargaining. We advocate for your interests and ensure the collective voice of our membership is heard during negotiations.


Upcoming Negotiations

We are the united voice of the finishing trades.

NCAT LogoWe leverage the collective strengths of our contractors to advocate, negotiate, educate and connect. Because we’re a powerful platform for businesses of all sizes, we are a leader in creating a healthier and more successful industry. Together, we build Northern California.

Together, we’re stronger.


Connect to educational, commercial and industrial opportunities to grow your business and skills.

Upcoming Events



Law Series: Mechanics Lien

The class will cover all aspects of legally securing your rights to payment, including the steps necessary to enforcing mechanic’s liens, stop notices and bond claims.

Presenter: Timothy L. McInerney, Esq., McInerney & Dillon, P.C.





NCGMA Project Management 1

Understand the following steps in Project management:

  • Estimate review
  • Specification, Scope of Work and Contract review
  • Understanding the estimate in the context of a project budget




Get empowered with the tools you need to stay informed and connect to new opportunities to manage your business effectively.

December 13, 2019 |

Cal/OSHA’s Consultation Service

Although most employers are aware of Cal/OSHA’s enforcement activities, another equally important component of the Cal/OSHA program is the Cal/OSHA Consultation Service.

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by Brooke Fishel, Director of Labor Relations

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Be a part of shaping the future of the trade industries with us.