Project Management is designed for construction owners, managers, estimators, supervisors, and staff.
What will you learn?
From estimating to projecting your ROI, this course will develop your skills and knowledge of how to manage a construction project. We will use the PMBoK (5th Edition) approach to gain an understanding of the various processes and constraints that project managers face on the job. You will also learn how to successfully manage a complex project, and receive essential project planning tools to avoid risk and benefit your bottom line.
By the end of the course, you will be able to:
Understand the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBoK 5th Ed) and the estimating process
Use the appropriate CCDC/CCA contract and/or Purchase Orders for the project
Use risk management tools and mitigate for risk
Know the importance of scheduling and use appropriate scheduling tools
Understand the components of projects – labour, materials and overheads – and use of techniques to maximize job profitability and minimize costs
Do post-mortem analysis after project completion
Use Construction Industry Codes to analyze costs vs budget
Understand how job costing fits within the overall accounting systems
Comprehend Return on Investment (ROI) and how this impacts the required project profit margins
Understand the contract process from bidding to project close-out
Use job profit forecasting methods to integrate into company forecasting systems
Course fee includes: Lunch, digital certificate provided upon successful course completion, and course material provided by the instructor in-class.