Project Manager/Engineer Development Program (5 Units)

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    Project Manager/Engineer Development Program (5 Units)

    Program Overview

    This program will provide the essential skills of project management through five separate courses. Each highly interactive, 16-hour course will be held over two days providing participants with the necessary knowledge and skills to enhance their ability to work successfully with others to ensure project success. Since 2009, the AGC NYS has graduated over 115 individuals from the program and countless others have taken a few select classes.

    Who Should Attend?

    The PMDP is designed for early-career project managers/engineers and those that aspire to be in such a role. Attendees should be individuals who are familiar with construction at a project level, people who may or may not have post-high school education in a construction-related field, or individuals with undergraduate degrees in a construction-related field with some project experience.

    Assessment of Learning Objectives

    Participants’ achievements of learning objectives and goals will be assessed by working in case studies and classroom discussions/activities.

    Session 1: Leadership – October 11-12, 2018

    • Module Overview
    • Professional Issues
    • Working in Teams
    • Managing Conflict
    • Managing Your Career
    • Customer Satisfaction
    • Leadership Skills
    • Personal Development & Module Summary

    Session 2: Estimating & Job Costing – November 8-9, 2018

    • Introduction & Estimating Basics
    • Project Planning & Setup
    • Estimating Costs for Specific Tasks
    • Estimating Costs Not Associated with a Specific Task
    • Estimating Costs of Work by Others
    • Putting Estimates into Action
    • Estimating Redesign & Revisions

    Session 3: Project Administration- January TBD, 2019

    • Introduction to Safety Planning
    • Project Staffing & Planning
    • Planning for Environmental & Sustainability Concerns
    • Scheduling
    • Codes & Permits
    • Material Handling
    • Documentation & Visualization
    • Project Closeout & Module Summary

    Session 4: Contract Administration – February TBD, 2019

    • Introduction to Law & Project Contracting
    • Contract Basics
    • Negotiating Fair Contracts
    • Contract Documents
    • Payment Terms
    • Legal Issues
    • Contracting with Others for Required Work
    • Contract Termination

    Session 5: Risk Management – March TBD, 2019

    • Introduction to Risk
    • Insurance & Bonds
    • Warranties & Liability Periods
    • Managing Risk
    • Quality of Workmanship
    • Conduct of Employees
    • Project Risks
    • Risk Allocation & Module Summary

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    October 11, 2018 8:00 AM
    October 12, 2018 5:00 PM
    10 Airline Drive, Suite 203
    Albany NY United States
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