Project Management

Project Management

Gold Seal: 2 Credits * BC Housing: 8 CPD Credits

Complete online at your own pace (Self-paced)

  • $189.00 excl. GST

Description

Participants will develop skills and knowledge of how to manage a construction project. Participants will gain an understanding of the project processes and constraints encountered by project managers (using the current PMBoK approach) and how to successfully manage a complex project.  

 

At the end of the course participants will be able to:   

  • Understand the importance of project planning 

  • Understand the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBoK) 

  • Use the appropriate industry standardized contracts and/or Purchase Orders 

  • Use risk management tools and mitigate risk 

  • Understand the estimating process 

  • Understand the importance of scheduling and use appropriate scheduling tools 

  • Understand expectations management and adapt communication accordingly 

  • Understand the components of projects – labour, materials, and overheads – and use techniques to maximize job profitability and minimize costs 

  • Do post-mortem analysis after project completion 

  • Understand the impact and methodology of construction cost control 

  • Use of site and office project cost control methods 

  • Use Construction Industry Codes to analyze costs vs budget 

  • Adapt the project estimate to a project budget 

  • Understand how job costing fits within the overall accounting systems 

  • Understand Return on Investment (ROI) and how these impacts required project profit margins 

  • Understand the contract process from bidding to project close-out 

  • Understand the importance of cash flow projections for construction companies 

  

Duration: This course consists of 8 video modules with 8 hours of self-paced expert instruction and material. 

How registration works: Registrations will be processed, and login credentials will be issued upon receiving payment in full.   

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for construction owners, managers, estimators, supervisors, and staff.