Budget, Plan, Build: Construction Management Essentials

C&EE 777

From homes to skyscrapers, construction managers need to visualize a project and communicate the plan effectively downstream. Hear an industry expert present on this exciting topic and learn more about our construction management offerings.

As few as 1 day

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 concludes 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.

Spring 2022 Schedule

Date & Time
Wednesday 12:00PM - 1:30PM PT
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Instructor: Dan McAuliffe
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Location: UCLA X Open
ENROLL BY: Jun 1, 2022
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Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised.
Wed Jun 1, 2022
12:00PM PT - 1:30PM PT
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Whether you want to transition into a career in construction management or boost your current experience with advancements and tools in the industry, our courses in Civil & Envirnomental Engineering offer a variety of paths for you to pursue. Explore our 1-day courses, licensing exam prep offerings or complete programs to build a solid foundation in a solid industry.

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