Independent Contractors and Businesses Association (ICBA)

Construction Project Management
Gold Seal: 5 Credits * BC Housing: 14 Group A CPD Points + 18 Group B CPD Points
Date
Thursday, October 25th - Friday, October 26th, 2018
Location
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Kelowna
1655 Powick Road
Kelowna, BC
V1X 4L1
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Registration Deadline
Thursday, October 25th, 2018
Event 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 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 5th Ed)

• Use the appropriate CCDC/CCA contract and/or Purchase Orders for the project

• Use risk management tools and mitigate for 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 of 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 analyse 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 this impacts required project profit margins

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

• Use of job profit forecasting methods to integrate into company forecasting systems

• Understand the importance of cash flow projections for construction companies

 

Two days (16 hours) of lessons with instructors plus an online portion involving research, reading and answering questions (7-8 hours) that will be marked by the instructors. 

 

To receive your CPD accredited certificate you must complete the online portion after the 2 day course. 

 

What previous participants have said:

"Mark is filled with knowledge and experience, and shares them seamlessly with the course students."

 

"Course was very thorough, good breakdown of the theory and practical applications."

 

"Very informative, good time management and helpful explanations of the material."

 

"Instructor was very knowledgeable on a variety of interrelated topics as they relate to project management."

Contact & Support

Please contact Ally Bodnar at 604-298-7795 or training@icba.ca for more information.

 

 

Pricing
All prices in Canadian dollars
Ticket Price
Attendee Registration For Workshop
Member $725.00
CHBA Member $725.00
Non-Member $795.00
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Agenda
Day 1    Thursday Oct 25, 2018
8:00am - 8:30am
Registration
8:30am - 4:30pm
Workshop Day 1
Day 2    Friday Oct 26, 2018
8:00am - 8:30am
Registration
8:30am - 4:30pm
Workshop Day 2
Cancellation &
Refund Policy

COURSE REGISTRATION CANCELLATIONS, TRANSFERS & REFUNDS:

 

Cancellations received at least 10 business days prior to the course date will result in a full refund.

 

Cancellations received less than 10 business days but more than 5 full business days prior to the course date are subject to an administration fee of $100 for full and half-day seminars, or $25 for breakfast sessions.

 

Registrants who do not show up for a course, and/or who do not notify ICBA at least 5 full business days prior to the course date will be assessed the full cost of the course. There will be no refunds or credits in this case.

 

Substitution of attendees is permitted up to and including the day of the course.

 

COURSE CANCELLATION BY ICBA:

 

ICBA may have to postpone or cancel courses due to insufficient enrolment, in which case ICBA’s liability will be limited to a refund of the registration fee.

 
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