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Course #17425 - Project Management

Course Expiration: March 5, 2023
Course Type: Contractor
Core Credit Hours: 5.0
HVAC Specific: No
Energy Specific: No
Course Type: Electrician
Professional Credit Hours: 5.0
HVAC Specific: No
Energy Specific: No
NFPA-70E Specific: No
Course Type: Plumber
Professional Credit Hours: 5.0
Course Name:Project Management
Course Outline & Objectives:This course presents an overview of Construction Business Practices including heavy civil, industrial, commercial, and residential construction. Includes who the primary players are in a construction project and breaks them down into the roles each of them play. Introduces modern delivery methods including Design , Bid , Build, Design Build and Integrated Project Delivery and the pro?s and con?s that come with each method. Reviews Bidding and Estimating methods and procedures. Including, invitations to bid, scope of work, capabilities, costs, location factors, scheduling, CSI specification manual, job costs vs. overhead, take-offs and waste factors. Addresses bidding ethics and how bid shopping, bid peddling and bid rigging effect the bidding and estimating process and the construction industry. This course covers and defines the roles and duties of Project Managers, Superintendents and Foreman. Addresses the project manager?s role in risk management, project buyout, shop drawings and submittals, daily labor reports, daily job reports, meeting minutes, change orders and successful delegation techniques. Reviews characteristics and competencies of successful project managers and superintendents including communication, team building, organizational strategy, resource management, collaboration, advocacy, being proactive and creativity. Discusses types of scheduling methods including calendars, Gantt charts and the critical path method and the pro and cons associated with each and some of the available software programs.
Course Schedule Mar 24 St. George April 21 St. George May 19 St. George June 23 St. George
Calendar Events
Date: 03/24/2023 Location: Washington
Date: 04/21/2023 Location: Washington
Date: 05/19/2023 Location: Washington
Date: 06/23/2023 Location: Washington
Keywords: Bidding, change orders, Estimating, Webinar
Location(s): Weber Washington Salt Lake N/A - Distance Learning Course
Teaching Method: Live
Company Name: Home Builders Association of Utah
Phone: 801-352-8266
Address: 38 W. 13775 S. Suite 120
City: Draper
State: UT
Postal Code: 84020
Email Address:
The Course Provider is: a professional association or organization involved in the construction trades
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Instructor First Name: Ross
Instructor Last Name: Ford
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Instructor Resume: Over 20 years as a general contractor. Construction Management Degree, and MBA. Instructor for UVU technology management.
Instructor First Name: Ken
Instructor Last Name: Adams
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Instructor Resume:
Instructor Resume: Ken Adams Bio.doc
Instructor First Name: Craig
Instructor Last Name: Hassell
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Instructor Resume: Craig began his career in construction in early 2000, working as a carpenter and office manager for a small custom builder in order to put himself through college. He graduated in 2003 with a degree in Construction Management from BYU. After working for some tract builders back east for a couple of years, Craig moved back to Utah in 2005 and began working for Magleby Construction as as assistant superintendent. Over the years he filled many roles, including Superintendent, Project Manager, VP of Remodel, Project Executive, and Preconstruction Manager. In 2018 Craig began working for Big-D Signature as a Senior Project Manager. Craig holds the following designations from the NAHB: GMB, Master GBP, CGR, and CAPS. Craig is also certified by the NAHB to teach its courses and has done so on a local and national level, including at the International Builder's Show.

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