Course Description

Project administrative personnel benefit from this overview of typical control systems in construction projects. Prepare for most aspects of office and site control by examining these topics: key roles of personnel, business management, financial control, cash management, loss control, contract forms and bidding strategies, operations, labour management, health and safety.

Course Details

Course Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Identify suitable contract methods and forms
  • Understand the components and processes which make up a project from concept to completion
  • Undertake assessment methods to establish control of a project
  • Identify areas of risk and recognize when corrective action is required
  • Apply terms and conditions of various construction related documents
  • Apply creative problem solving techniques to enhance control of the construction process
  • Recognize the various elements and resources within the construction industry as a whole

Applies Towards the Following Certificate(s)


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6:00PM to 9:00PM
May 03, 2021 to Jun 16, 2021
Schedule and Location
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Course Fees
Flat Fee non-credit $625.00
  • Darrell Maclachlan
Reading List / Textbook
  1. CCDC 2 Stipulated Price Contract
  2. CCDC 5A Construction Management Contract for Services and Construction 2010
  3. Alberta Builders Lien Act, Consolidated Version

Electronic copies of the CCDC documents are available for purchase from https://www.ccdc.org/documents/

A paper or electronic copy of the Alberta Builder's Lien Act is available for purchase from http://www.qp.alberta.ca

Section Notes

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