This class focuses on the construction manager’s function, covering the management of facility construction, alteration, tenant improvement, and major repair or replacement projects throughout all phases of a project, pre-design through post-occupancy. The roles and responsibilities of the project team are discussed with respect to their involvement in each phase of the project. An off-site field trip to an active construction site is included.
Topics: Pre-construction services and value engineering; budgeting; scheduling; design and construction RFP development; contracting methods (e.g., CM, lump sum, cost plus); Architecture and Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing (MEP) review and coordination; permitting; contractor qualification and selection; contract documents; team building; construction oversight and change order management; inspection of work; project controls; punch lists; startup and commissioning; warranties; cost reporting; and project close-out.
Typically offered in September.