Construction Management (Level 6 Diploma) Endorsed by ABC Awards | CPD Accredited | 170 CPD Points/Credits

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Study method
Online, self-paced
370 Hours
No formal qualification
170 CPD hours / points
Endorsed by ABC Awards
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  • Exam(s) / assessment(s) is included in price
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Construction Management Advanced Diploma Level 6. Diploma of achievement in Construction Management. Additional CPD Accredited Certificate with 170 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 6!

This advanced-level Construction Management Diploma Level 6 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.


Endorsed by ABC Awards


170 CPD hours / points
Accredited by The CPD Standards Office

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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 - Level 6 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 - Level 6 with Continuing Professional Development (CPD), every candidate enjoys the following benefits:

  1. All learning materials, documentation and digital textbooks provided as standard in the initial course price – no hidden extras or additional costs.
  2. 24/7 access to our advanced digital learning platform from anywhere in the world with an Internet connection.
  3. All courses are free from deadlines or time restrictions – study in your own time and at your own pace.
  4. 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 6 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.

  • 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

Construction Management - Course Outline

This intensive yet accessible Construction Management - Level 6 is delivered across 17 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
  • 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
  • Investment Appraisal
  • Project Statutory Clearance
  • Project Scope Definition
  • Planning Processes
  • Schematic Design Process
  • Project Procurement Process

Module 3 - Understanding Work Breakdown Structure

This module covers the following topics:

  • About the Work Breakdown Structure
  • The Role of a Work Breakdown Structure
  • Creating a Work Breakdown Structure
  • Plus More

Module 4 - Estimation Process and Aligning Resources for a Project

This module covers the following topics:

  • Estimating Tips and Techniques
  • Tips for Increasing Estimation Accuracy
  • Identifying Task Dependencies
  • Task Dependency Types
  • Plus More

Module 5 - Effective Project Planning

This module covers the following topics:

  • Types of Network Diagrams
  • Critical Path Method
  • Creating a Network Diagram
  • PERT vs. CPM
  • Plus More

Module 6 - Project Risk Management and Communication Plans

This module covers the following Topics:

  • Uncertainty and Risk Management
  • Risk Management Planning
  • Monitoring and Controlling Risk
  • Plus more

Module 7 - Cost Estimation

This module covers the following topics

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

Module 8 -Preliminary Site Investigation and assessment

This module covers the following topics

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

Module 9 -Site Organisation in Construction industry

This module covers the following topics

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

Module 10 -Construction Equipment Planning

This module covers the following topics

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

Module 11 -Management of Construction Equipment

This module covers the following topics

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

Module 12 -Management of Construction Materials

This module covers the following topics

  • Material Planning and Control
  • Issues Confronting Material Management
  • Quality Specification
  • Material Handling and Equipment
  • Material Management in Construction
  • Plus more

Module 13 - Human Resources Management

This module covers the following Topics:

  • Roles and Functions
  • Objectives of Manpower Planning at Construction Sites
  • Techniques of Manpower Planning
  • Plus more

Module 14-Storage Management

This module covers the following topics

  • Elements of Purchasing
  • Materials Purchasing System
  • Stores Systems and Procedures
  • Management of Receipts
  • Plus more

Module 15 -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
  • Plus more

Module 16 -Quality control for Construction works

This module covers the following topics

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

Module 17 -Legal Aspects of Contracting

This module covers the following topics

  • 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

Studying for an advanced Construction Management 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 - Course is open to newcomers with no existing experience or expertise. We design our Construction Management to be as accessible and flexible as possible, with absolutely no deadlines or time restrictions to worry about.

Study Construction Management 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 for Construction Management Level 6.

Endorsed Certificate of achievement

At the end of the course, learner can claim an endorsed certificate by paying £150 accreditation fee.There are £9 postal charges for the UK students and £15 for the non UK students.

Certificate of Completion from CPD

Certificate of Completion from CPD (soft copy) can be claimed for £20. If you need hard copy of this certificate you will pay £25 + postal charges (£9 for UK students, £15 for outside UK)

Career path

Construction Management

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

  • Construction Coordinator
  • Construction Supervisor
  • Coordinator
  • Project Assistant

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What does study method mean?

Study method describes the format in which the course will be delivered. At courses are delivered in a number of ways, including online courses, where the course content can be accessed online remotely, and classroom courses, where courses are delivered in person at a classroom venue.

What are CPD hours/points?

CPD stands for Continuing Professional Development. If you work in certain professions or for certain companies, your employer may require you to complete a number of CPD hours or points, per year. You can find a range of CPD courses on, many of which can be completed online.

What is a ‘regulated qualification’?

A regulated qualification is delivered by a learning institution which is regulated by a government body. In England, the government body which regulates courses is Ofqual. Ofqual regulated qualifications sit on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF), which can help students understand how different qualifications in different fields compare to each other. The framework also helps students to understand what qualifications they need to progress towards a higher learning goal, such as a university degree or equivalent higher education award.

What is an ‘endorsed’ course?

An endorsed course is a skills based course which has been checked over and approved by an independent awarding body. Endorsed courses are not regulated so do not result in a qualification - however, the student can usually purchase a certificate showing the awarding body’s logo if they wish. Certain awarding bodies - such as ABC Awards and TQUK - have developed endorsement schemes as a way to help students select the best skills based courses for them.


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