About the Council
From Florida Statute 446.53
The Florida Concrete Masonry Education Council, Inc., is created as a nonprofit corporation organized under the laws of this state and operating as a direct-support organization of the Department of Economic Opportunity.
The council shall:
The council may:
In accordance with section 446.531, F.S., the FCMEC will coordinate a statewide program to inform and educate the public about the sustainability and economic benefits of concrete masonry products and train individuals in the field of concrete masonry. Further, as directed in section 1011.80(4), F.S., the FCMEC will establish baseline data of priority targets for the purpose of formulating annual outcome measurements.
Vision: “Maximizing and enhancing the profession of skilled masonry in Florida through a Public/Private jobs training and public masonry education programs, with the goal of improving opportunities and increasing skills for a diverse apprenticeship workforce.”