Construction Management - Course

Construction Management Diploma Level 5 Endorsed by ABC Awards | 130 CPD Points| CPD Accredited Certificate

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320 Hours
Level 5 Diploma |Construction Management| (Certificate of achievement)
130 CPD points / hours
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Construction Management - Course

Construction Management Advanced Diploma Level 5. Diploma of achievement in Construction Management. Additional CPD Accredited Certificate with 130 CPD points available without extra study.. Successful Construction managers dedicate their careers to building the world we all live in. In terms of job satisfaction and fulfilment, there really is no comparison. Not only this, but the services of capable Construction managers are in consistently high demand worldwide. Hence, it can also be one of the most lucrative professions for qualified candidates. If a career in Construction Management is something you’re considering, there’s really never been better time to study for a Construction Management Diploma Level 5!

This advanced-level Construction Management Diploma Level 5 provides learners with an intensive yet digestible introduction to the contemporary Construction sector and its key contributors. Develop the practical skills, knowledge and confidence to step into the Construction Management profession as a competent and capable leader. Whether looking to join an established Construction organisation or set up your own business from scratch, the teachings and industry insights within this inspiring course could make all the difference.


Level 5 Diploma |Construction Management| (Certificate of achievement)
Endorsed by ABC Awards
130 CPD points / hours

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Construction Management - Course

Here at CPD, we provide dynamic distance learning programmes that lead to successful careers in the world’s most rewarding industries and specialisms. This exclusive Construction Management Diploma Level 5 introduces every aspect of the Construction industry from the perspective of the successful Construction manager. Key concepts covered include workforce supervision, HR management, equipment handling, contractual law, project planning and supervision, resource planning, budgeting, financial forecasting and many more besides. Enrolment in this Construction Management course is open 365 days a year – why not get started right now?

|Construction Management| - Course Benefits

When studying for an advanced Construction Management Diploma Level 5 with Continuing Professional Development (CPD), every candidate enjoys the following benefits:

  1. The dedicated support and assistance of our exclusive team of tutors and industry professionals for successful course completion.
  2. All learning materials, documentation and digital textbooks provided as standard in the initial course price – no hidden extras or additional costs.
  3. 24/7 access to our advanced digital learning platform from anywhere in the world with an Internet connection.
  4. All courses are free from deadlines or time restrictions – study in your own time and at your own pace.
  5. The opportunity to earn an internationally-recognized qualification and watch your long-term career prospects expand and improve like never before.

|Construction Management| - Learning Objectives

Our highest-level |Construction Management| Level 5 has been designed for candidates who are genuinely serious about climbing the career ladder to top-level leadership positions. No prior experience or education is required to get the most out of this advanced online study program, which begins with the basics before moving onto more intensive and complex industry issues.

Ultimately, the primary objective of the |Construction Management| Diploma course is to lay a solid foundation upon which to begin building a successful and lucrative career in construction management.

Upon successful completion of this course, you will benefit from an array of new skills, talents and knowledge including:

  • A comprehensive understanding of the organisation of Construction projects
  • The confidence to handle the duties and responsibilities of the Construction manager
  • Essential estimating and budgeting skills for Construction projects
  • An understanding of preliminary investigation and site assessment works
  • Professional expertise in the management of materials, equipment, storage, vendors, human resources and project finances
  • The confidence to both create and work with legally binding contracts
  • A strong awareness of the importance of quality control
  • The honed knowledge and confidence to lead Construction projects effectively and efficiently from start to finish

|Construction Management| - Course Outline

This intensive yet accessible |Construction Management| Diploma Level 5 is delivered across 13 modules – each concluding with an online assessment to verify your acquired knowledge and competencies. Your assigned tutor will provide you with comprehensive support at all times, in order to assist with your successful completion of each unit.

Module 1 - Construction Management - An Introduction

This module covers the following topics:

  • Market Size and its Importance
  • Features of the Construction Industry
  • Multiplicity of Agencies
  • Productivity and Labour Quality
  • Role of Construction Supervisor
  • Supervision for the Construction Agency
  • Construction Supervisor's Role in Ensuring Progress
  • Plus more

Module 2 -Organization of Construction Projects

This module covers the following topics

  • Project Life Cycle
  • Project Phases and Processes
  • Executing and Control Phase
  • Planning and Designing Phase
  • Orthodox Construction Approach
  • Investment Appraisal
  • Project Statutory Clearance
  • Project Scope Definition
  • Planning Processes
  • Schematic Design Process
  • Project Procurement Process

Module 3 -Cost Estimation

This module covers the following topics

  • Estimate of a Construction Project
  • Estimation during Feasibility Studies
  • Quick Method of Approximate Estimate
  • Estimating for Planning Bill of Quantities
  • Estimating for Planning and Scheduling
  • Estimation for Variations
  • Estimating for Revision of Project Budgets
  • Plus more

Module 4 -Preliminary Site Investigation and assessment

This module covers the following topics

  • Types of Buildings
  • Zoning and Other Factors
  • Environmental Impact Study (EIS)
  • Criteria for Location and Site Selection
  • Structure of Rock
  • Construction at Rock Sites
  • Engineering Geology
  • Flood Plains and Flood Protection
  • Factors affecting Site Exploration
  • Plus more

Module 5 -Site Organisation in Construction industry

This module covers the following topics

  • Types of Buildings
  • Zoning and Other Factors
  • Environmental Impact Study (EIS)
  • Criteria for Location and Site Selection
  • Structure of Rock
  • Construction at Rock Sites
  • Engineering Geology
  • Flood Plains and Flood Protection
  • Factors affecting Site Exploration
  • Plus more

Module 6 -Construction Equipment Planning

This module covers the following topics

  • Equipment Selection
  • Equipment Productivity
  • Product Features and Attachments
  • Matching of Construction Equipment and Plant
  • Advantages of Purchasing Equipment
  • Owning and Operating Costs
  • Plus more

Module 7 -Management of Construction Equipment

This module covers the following topics

  • Equipment Management Organisation
  • Spare Parts Inventory
  • Availability of Spare Parts
  • Inventory Management
  • Necessity of Maintenance Management
  • Equipment Servicing and Servicing Facilities
  • Field Repairs and Maintenance Facilities
  • Data Bank
  • Plus more

Module 8 -Management of Construction Materials

This module covers the following topics

  • Material Planning and Control
  • Stores and Inventory Control
  • Importance of Material Management
  • Issues Confronting Material Management
  • Quality Specification
  • Rating Methods
  • Receiving Inspection Record Keeping
  • Material Handling and Equipment
  • Material Management in Construction
  • Plus more

Module 9 -Storage Management

This module covers the following topics

  • Elements of Purchasing
  • Materials Purchasing System
  • Offer Processing Stage
  • Receipt of Materials, Transportation and Inspection
  • Stores Systems and Procedures
  • Management of Receipts
  • Plus more

Module 10 -Purchasing and Vendor Management

This module covers the following topics

  • Vendor Management
  • Vendor Registration and Development
  • Vendor Rating
  • Aims of Vendor Rating
  • Vendor Rating Methods
  • Materials Management Computerisation
  • Plus more

Module 11 -Quality control for Construction works

This module covers the following topics

  • Quality Control
  • Advantages of Quality Control
  • Quality Control and Quality Assurance
  • Economic Objectives of Quality Control
  • Contractor Quality Control
  • Incentives and Penalties
  • Effect of Incentives and Penalties
  • Plus more

Module 12 -Human Resource Management in Construction Industry

This module covers the following topics

  • Roles and Functions of HR Management
  • Manpower Planning for Construction Companies
  • Techniques of Manpower Planning
  • Sources of Recruitment
  • Components of Salary
  • Plus more

Module 13 -Legal Aspects of Contracting

This module covers the following topics

  • Essential Elements of a Contract
  • Competitive Bid Contracts
  • Combined Lump Sum and Unit Price Contracts
  • Insurance Contracts and Claims
  • Procedures for Disputes at Law
  • Plus more

Who is this course for?

Construction Management - Course

Studying for an advanced Construction Management Diploma comes highly recommended for anyone looking to establish themselves as a true leader in this dynamic and rewarding profession. By beginning with the basics and gradually guiding learners through the most important and complex industry issues, our top-level |Construction Management| Diploma Level 5 is open to newcomers with no existing experience or expertise. We design our courses to be as accessible and flexible as possible, with absolutely no deadlines or time restrictions to worry about.

Study Construction Management Diploma Level 5 in your own time and at your own pace from anywhere in the world, with access to professional support from your own assigned tutor at all times. What’s more, all course materials are provided as standard and can be accessed 24/7 via our exclusive digital learning platform. Continuing Professional Development (CPD) works hard to make it as easy as possible for every ambitious learner to both discover and reach their full potential.

Study today for a brighter tomorrow, with a little help from Continuing Professional Development (CPD)!


Construction Management

There is no particular entry requirement.

OPTION-I: Endorsed Certificate of Achievement from ABC Awards

At the end of the course, learner can claim an endorsed certificate by paying £120 accreditation fee+postal charges.

Certificate of Completion

CPD(soft copy) can be claimed for £15. If you need hard copy of this certificate you will pay £25

OPTION-II: CPD Certificate

Upon successful completion of the course, a fee is payable for a CPD Accredited Diploma in PDF format or hard copy.

CPD Accredited Diploma (PDF format)=£30

CPD Accredited Diploma (Hardcopy)=£95

Postage Charges:

National £9

International £15

Career path

Construction Management - Course

Upon successful completion of our Construction Management Diploma, candidates may choose to pursue an extensive range of careers including:

  • Assistant Project Manager
  • Building Inspector
  • Civil Engineer
  • Construction Assistant
  • Construction Coordinator
  • Construction Supervisor
  • Coordinator
  • Project Assistant
  • Project Manager
  • Site Manager

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How long does this diploma qualification take to complete?


Dear Charles The course Construction Management Diploma is totally flexible and suits those who are in full time employment or have busy schedules. There is no fixed time table for study.There are no specific dates or deadlines for the submission of assignments. You can plan your studies according to your own convenience and can submit the assignment when you are ready for it. You can work 4 to 5 hours a week to complete the course in 3 to 6 months time.

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