Independent Contractors and Businesses Association (ICBA)

Communication Skills for Construction
Gold Seal: 5 Credits * BC Housing: 32 CPD Points
Date
Thursday, February 27th and Friday, February 28th, 2020
Location
Kitimat Valley Institute
1352 Alexander Avenue
Kitimat, BC
V8C 1A2
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Registration Deadline
Thursday, February 27th, 2020
Event Description

Great communication is essential for construction leaders! In this course, participants will learn how to improve their listening, speaking and writing skills. Participants will leave with a better understanding of how to communicate goals and strategies effectively, as well as lead collaborative decision making.

 
It will include 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.
 
Learning Outcomes:
  • Improve their writing skills: emails, texts, letters, RFIs and reports.
  • Improve their listening skills: interpret body language, use reflective listening, deal with difficult people, and use good questioning skills.
  • Improve their speaking skills: phone calls, meetings, small groups, and large groups presentations.
  • Lead through vision casting and strategic focus.
  • Learn the benefits of collaborative decision making and how best to lead leaders.

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

 

Audience:
The course is designed for construction project managers, owners, estimators, and site supervisors.

What previous participants have said:

"Very good instructor, Well done. Made learning the info easy."

“Instructor knows a lot and he was very patient.”

 

Contact & Support

For more information contact 604-298-7795

 

 

Pricing
All prices in Canadian dollars
Ticket Price
Attendee Registration For Workshop
ICBA Member $650.00
Non-Member $850.00
Special Promotion: Group Discount
Register 2 employees and SAVE 10% off each additional registration!
Agenda
Day 1    Thursday Feb 27, 2020
8:00am - 8:30am
Registration
8:30am - 4:30pm
Workshop Day 1
Day 2    Friday Feb 28, 2020
8:00am - 8:30am
Registration
8:30am - 4:30pm
Workshop Day 2
Cancellation &
Refund Policy

COURSE REGISTRATION CANCELLATIONS, TRANSFERS & REFUNDS:

 

Cancellations received at least 14 business days prior to the course date will result in a full refund.

 

Cancellations received less than 14 business days but more than 7 full business days prior to the course date are subject to an administration fee of $100 per day 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 7 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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