This totally online course is designed for people new to the construction industry who want to gain a better understanding of how it operates and the various roles that people, processes and systems play in it. In this course, you will explore and discuss the interaction between stakeholders and various parties involved in the construction industry from trades to site teams, consultants, owners and authorities having jurisdiction. You will examine the impact of the construction industry on the local and national economies and are introduced to contract types and contracting methods within the context of construction procurement. The importance of regulatory compliance requirements is reviewed, and students are introduced to construction project management processes and emerging trends in construction management.
The course cost is $500 with all funds being returned to MCAT contractor members in good standing. Contractor members in good standing will need to have registrants attend all three sessions for full refund.
This virtual course will run for three consecutive Thursday's starting October 14th and ending October 28th. All sessions will be from 1-4 pm.