Trade Skills

Construction Management

The Construction Management program takes the fundamentals of business management and applies them to a construction setting, taking you step by step in the management of a construction project from its planning and inception phase to its completion. In particular, you will start by learning about the typical stages of a construction project, the different construction trades you will be supervising and your responsibilities as a construction manager, then you will move on to the basics of bidding on construction projects, contracting and subcontracting, estimating project costs, project scheduling, materials acquisition, measuring work and pricing. You will learn about occupational safety and budget management, as well.