Name:Essentials of Leadership and Project Management
Date:September 28, 2017
Time:8:00 AM - 11:00 AM EDT
This class takes place once a week for seven weeks.
Project Management is one of the most critical aspects of the entire construction process. Without effective project management, the best conceived projects risk failure. A skilled and well-trained project manager, functioning like a head coach, can organize and direct the wide-spread range of project planners, materials, and equipment to bring about a successful, satisfying and profitable end product.
***Attendance, class participation and completion of assignments are important. Each student will be expected to give a presentation as part of this course.
Benefits of Attending:
Gain knowledge on pre-construction planning
Improve construction documents and record keeping
Save time with improved time management skills
Learn how to manage project resources
A few of the topics to be covered:
Introduction and understanding project management - pre-construction planning
Reviewing plans and specifications
Scheduling project activities
Estimating impact of changes in the work scope; overtime and increased supervision
Problem solving and decision making
Project closeout documents
Who should attend:
Persons who have been in a project management position for up to two years, or who are being considered for that position, as well as project coordinators and foremen who would benefit from a larger scope of understanding the construction process.