Delivery MethodIn personFully online
About This Course
This course provides the basic knowledge and skills needed to plan, schedule and monitor construction projects; develop effective ways of communicating ideas and information; and consider and understand alternatives.
Sample textbook: Buttelwerth, J (2005) Computer Integrated Construction Project Scheduling, 2005 edition, Prentice-Hall
Sample course topics: Project life cycle, planning, activities in a schedule, work breakdown structure, sequencing, building permits, zoning approvals, scheduling the pre-construction phase, sitework, and structure phases.
BS, building construction management, Purdue University
Nick Slauson is the Director of Lean and Process Improvement at Kraus Anderson. He is leading the effort to build a field focused lean culture that respects people and delivers outstanding results for all involved. Nick has an extensive background in field leadership of aviation, health care, and large commercial work. This experience cemented his belief that understanding the value of planning and scheduling makes the difference between a project succeeding or failing.
- CMGT 4021 – Construction Planning & Scheduling