Budget, Plan, Build: Construction Management – An Essential Industry Holding Strong During the COVID Era

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Whether you are building a home addition or a 42-story downtown tower, construction managers need to visualize a construction project and properly communicate the plan to their teams. Come hear an industry expert present you with this exciting topic, followed by an overview from the Program Director of all the different construction management offerings available from UCLA Extension.

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What you can learn.

  • Gain an overview of the foundational knowledge areas in the construction industry
  • Review the various parties involved in a construction project and how they interrelate
  • Recognize the core competencies required to lead a project successfully
  • Understand the key tools for cost estimating, scheduling, and drawing as the basis to managing any construction project

About this course:

In spite of detrimental COVID shutdowns, the construction industry persists as a pillar of the U.S. economy. The current crisis has only amplified the need of construction managers to continue to drive this crucial sector, resulting in continued job opportunities and professional growth. Come hear our industry expert in construction management and gain a general understanding of construction projects with an emphasis on the role of the project manager. To properly oversee construction projects, it is important to comprehend the key industry-leading construction management tools for blueprint review, cost estimating, and project scheduling. This session will provide an overview of their application through an examination of actual building construction projects. This info session will conclude with a live demonstration of the different Construction Management offerings on our website for your consideration—Certificate, Specialization, one-day short courses, CSLB® exam prep, and Masters program.

Fall 2021 Schedule

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Wednesday 12:00PM - 1:30PM PT
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Instructor: Dan McAuliffe
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Location: UCLA X Open
ENROLL BY: Oct 20, 2021
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Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised.
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Wed Oct 20, 2021
12:00PM PT - 1:30PM PT
UCLA X Open
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