Construction Management Fundamentals

Construction Management Fundamentals consists of a two-day course providing construction professionals with the skills needed to understand and execute the broad array of technical and non-technical activities associated with construction management. Topics explored in this course prepare participants to become industrial leaders in the real estate/construction industry.
What You Will Learn:
  • Construction processes including pre-construction, construction, and post-construction activities.
  • Estimating and bidding fundamentals
  • Construction administration
  • Planning and scheduling
  • Defining and organizing project scope
  • Labor law and relations
  • Technology trends
  • Professional construction management, responsibilities, and practices
  • Systems and processes
  • Constraints governing the initiation, direction, engineering, and delivery of major construction projects

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