AGC Supervisory Training Program (STP) Unit 3: Planning and Scheduling

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    AGC Supervisory Training Program (STP) Unit 3: Planning and Scheduling

    7 training sessions over 7 weeks

    The Supervisory Training Program (STP) developed by AGC, is designed specifically to meet the needs of the construction industry. Developed, updated, and field-tested by and for contractors, the Program consists of 6 courses that focus on the knowledge and skills that every supervisor must have to be an effective manager of people, time, equipment and materials.

    This course includes the following sessions:

    – Planning and Scheduling: introducing concepts and skills used in planning and scheduling; defining the planning process; comparing day-to-day planning with long-term planning.
    – Preparing the Project Plan: defining construction activities; activity scope or size; duration of activities; putting the activities together; activity relationships.
    – Communicating the Plan: what needs to be communicated; developing and using the Bar Chart; the tabular schedule; scheduling material delivery.
    – The Critical Path: network scheduling and the critical path; calculating lag into the network.
    – Scheduling Software and Applications: introduction to computer use in scheduling; entering data; the use of constraints in the scheduling process; using the resources feature with scheduling software; sorting and filtering activities; formatting options.
    – Using the Schedule on the Jobsite: crew allocation using the schedule; information for subcontractors and suppliers; the short-term schedule.
    – Updating the Construction Schedule: using the short-term schedule; updating the schedule.
    – The Schedule as Documentation: schedule revision after update; the schedule as documentation; subcontractor delay.

    Cost: $210/person for members of AGC, NESCA or ECA
    $260/person for non-members

    Click here to download a registration form


    March 5, 2020 6:00 PM
    April 16, 2020 8:00 PM
    Building Industry Center
    6 Airline Drive
    Albany NY United States
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