Connecticut School Buildings & Grounds Association
A network of school facility professionals focused on safe, clean, healthy and green schools.
Annual Asbestos Training Program

The March 21 Annual Asbestos Program, will take place as scheduled.  If you will NOT be attending due to the weather, please forward me an email and let me know.



CSBGA, has established yearly scholarships for children, grandchildren and legal dependents of regular members who plan to attend, or are attending, two or four year colleges to obtain an Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree of their choice. The CSBGA and all of its members wish to help students continue their education by offering scholarships.


Any high school senior, college freshman, sophomore or junior who is a child, grandchild or legal dependent of a CSBGA member is eligible to apply for the scholarships. A total of $10,000 will be disbursed to up to twelve (12) individuals based on the selection criteria. The individual scholarship amounts are:


1st                    $1,500

2nd                   $1,250

3rd                    $1,000

4th                    $1,000

5th                    $1,000

6th                       $800

7th                       $750

8th                       $700

9th                       $600

10th                      $500

11th                      $500

12th                      $400


Scholarship awards will be made payable to the individual recipients once they have submitted proof of attendance for each semester. A letter of attendance from the college or university’s president, dean or bursar confirming enrollment for a semester or transcripts must be submitted to the organization’s treasurer prior to the release of scholarship money. The full scholarship amount will be paid in two payments in January or May of the calendar year.

Click here to download the Scholarship Timeline Application. Hard copies of completed applications must be postmarked by May 1, 2018 and mailed to Claudio Bazzano, CSBGA Scholarship Program Director, 106 Bascom Road, Lebanon, CT 06249


CSBGA hopes that you will make an application for our scholarships! $$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$

    2018 Annual Golf Tournament

    May 17th 2018 is the CSBGA 12th Annual Golf Tournament. This event supports the CSBGA Scholarship Program.

    This year the tournament will be at Hop Meadow Country Club, a private course, in Simsbury, CT. This course is one of central Connecticut's finest private clubs.  Set amid stunning natural beauty, the 6,915 yard, par 72 course offers interest and challenge for the most experienced players while remaining a fun and accessible course to beginning and intermediate golfers.

    We encourage you to attend this event, which includes a great day of golf, camaraderie, refreshments, dinner and prizes. Scoring will be based on a scramble format starting at 11:00 am.

    The tournament promises to be another fun day on the course.  Please register your foursome, secure your sponsorship and make your donations TODAY! 

    Click here to register.


    Click here to view photos from the 2017 Vendor Day.


    The CSBGA was founded in 1974, and as a professional trade organization, we have worked through the years to encourage School Facilities Directors, Custodial & Maintenance Supervisors, School Business Officials and suppliers to work together respectfully and professionally, developing a proud tradition in the process.  You can depend on the CSBGA to help build and strengthen your future. At the CSBGA, we all work together to help strengthen all our futures.

    What We Do:

    ♦  Keeping Abreast of State Regulations
    ♦  Annual Refresher for Asbestos Certification
    ♦  Certified Building Operator
    ♦  Green Cleaning Initiative Round Tables
    ♦  Lead Paint Requirement Workshops

    Education & Training

    ♦  Facility Manager Certification Program
    ♦  Attend seminars and workshops on new technologies in the field
    ♦  Educational excursions to local cutting edge facilities
    ♦  Access to important publications relating to your personal training and development

    Annual Vendor Tradeshows

    ♦  View the latest in facility products and services
    ♦  Develop important vendor relationship
    ♦  Participate in professional development sessions

    Networking for School Facilities

    ♦  Attend regularly scheduled meetings to share information and generate new ideas and develop lasting relatinships with other professional colleagues
    ♦  Partnerships with University of Hartford and Institute for Sustainable Energy

    Innovative Programs

    ♦  Use of LinkedIn and Web-based discussion forum/interactive website to provide membership a means to share and connect through documents, comment sharing and links
    ♦  Collabortion and partnership with other associations and organizations to facilitate sustainability in Safe, Clean, Healthy and GREEN School Facilities
    ♦  F.A.S.T (Facility Assistance & Support Team)
    ♦  Annual Scholarship Fund

    Upcoming Programs

    CSBGA - March 21, 2018
    Annual Asbestos Training Program
    Courtyard by Marriott, 4 Sebethe Dr, Cromwell
    Click here to register.

    CSBGA - April 25, 2018
    Retro Commissioning with Colliers International
    Courtyard by Marriott, 4 Sebethe Dr, Cromwell
    Registration will be available soon.

    CSBGA - May 16, 2018
    Tour of Corbin Russwin
    Berlin, CT
    Registration will be available soon.

    CSBGA - June 20, 2018

    Lead Renovator Training

    Fuss & O'Neill, 146 Hartford Rd, Manchester
    Registration will be available soon.

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    Resource and Industry Links

    Links to documents and presentations has been moved to the Members Section.