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The Construction Course is a management and compliance training program for those who work in the construction industry. It covers health and safety regulations in the UK, the role of the Construction Supervisor, site planning and management, industry standards, and much more. You will gain a range of core industry skills required to manage construction teams, materials, equipment, project finances and more, with step-by-step guidance.
This course covers all areas of construction management in detail, through case studies and specialist audio-visual training. It includes essential information on fundamental tasks such as estimating costs, ordering materials, carrying out a site investigation and supply chain management. By the end of the course, you will be fully familiar with the construction project lifecycle and the key features of the construction industry.
Whether you are looking to start a career in the construction industry or gain essential management skills to take your career to the next level, this course will help you to get there and excel in your field. Designed by industry experts, it is the ultimate course for construction professionals who are looking to gain an industry-recognised qualification.
By the end of the course, learners will be able to:
- Understand the role and responsibilities of a Construction Supervisor
- Discuss the key features of the construction industry
- Identify the different phases of the project lifecycle
- Demonstrate knowledge of the principles of project management
- Make project cost estimates and cash flow calculations
- Carry out a site investigation and understand site organisation procedures
- Plan and design a site, manage waste disposal and locate access roads
- Plan and manage site equipment, including cost and maintenance
- Purchase site materials and equipment, inspecting the quality
- Appoint contractors and manage integrated procurement
- Understand the fundamental elements of supply chain management
- Manage manpower and construction teams effectively
- Control stock and maintain daily logs, reports, and construction diaries
- Implement a construction project quality plan
Key Features of Construction Management
Our trusted, high quality and affordable online courses are designed to train individuals to become experts in their field.
- CPD accredited, quality training
- Instant e-certificate and hard copy dispatch by next working day
- Fully online, interactive course with audio voiceover
- Developed by qualified safeguarding professionals
- Self-paced laptop/tablet/smartphone-friendly learning
- 24/7 Learning support and assistance
*** Additional Gifts ***
Free Coronavirus (COVID-19) Awareness Course
- Demonstrate knowledge of how COVID-19 emerged
- Understand how COVID-19 spreads and how to prevent it from spreading
- Identify the symptoms of COVID-19 and which groups of individuals are most at risk
- Comply with government health guidelines and maintain excellent hygiene
Module 01: Introduction to Construction Management
In module one, we will take a look at the key features of the construction industry, covering key topics such as productivity and labour quality. It also provides an insight into the role of the Construction Supervisor.
Module 02: Project Life Cycle and Success
In module two, we will learn about the fundamental phases in the construction project lifecycle, from planning to execution. It also discusses the principles of project management and portfolio management.
Module 03: Cost Management
In module three, we will take a look at project cost estimation, exploring the types of cost estimates, cash flow calculation and the economic analysis of project cost.
Module 04: Preliminary Site Investigation and Site Organisation
In module four, we will learn how to carry out a site investigation and organise a building site, covering topics such as building types, environmental impact, location and site location.
Module 05: Site Management
In module five, we will gain a range of site management skills, taking an in-depth look at site boundaries and logistics, waste disposal procedures, water and electricity services, site security, and other fundamental topics.
Module 06: Planning and Management of Equipment
In module six, we will learn how to plan and manage construction site equipment, with guidance on equipment suppliers, cost and planning, equipment maintenance, and servicing.
Module 07: Construction Materials Management
In module seven, we will learn about the different types of construction materials, as well as the process for purchasing materials and equipment, inventory control, quality specification, and storage and handling best practice.
Module 08: Vendor Analysis in Construction Management
In module eight, we will learn about vendor management, exploring its key features. It provides guidance on how to choose the right source, identify the right source of supply, vendor registration and development.
Module 09: Construction Procurement
In module nine, we will deepen our understanding of construction procurement, exploring principles and practices, life cycle procurement analysis, change management, and more.
Module 10: Stock Control
In module ten, we will explore the different stages of stock control, taking a look at storage function. It also discusses how just-in-time delivery affects the supply chain, and how to manage excessive stock and stock communications.
Module 11: Supply Chain Management
In module eleven, we will explore the principles of supply chain management, as well as its characteristics. It provides training on the coordination of suppliers and subcontractors, as well as essential information on Lean construction.
Module 12: The Main Participators
In module twelve, we will explore the main participators in the construction industry, including the different types of landowners, private developers, planners, agents, building contractors, stakeholders, and the project design and development team.
Module 13: Quality Assurance and Customer Care
In module thirteen, we will take an in-depth look at customer expectations and learn the definition of quality. It covers key topics such as the threshold for construction quality, and how to implement a construction project quality plan.
Module 14: Legal Aspects of Contracting
In module fourteen, we will deepen our understanding of the essential elements of a contract and the types of construction contracts. It also goes into detail about subcontracts and insurance contracts.
Module 15: Human Resources Management
In module fifteen, we will explore the key principles of human resources management, exploring the roles and functions in human resource. It covers the planning of manpower construction companies, salary and discipline, selection and placement.
Module 16: Risk and Value Management
In module sixteen, we will familiarise with different approaches to risk and value management, taking a look at the risk management process and risk management techniques.
Module 17: Communications, Information and Documentation of Construction
In module seventeen, we will learn about the types of on-site communication, from daily logs, reports and construction diaries, to meeting management and communications technologies.
Module 18: Health and Safety in Construction Management
In module eighteen, we will learn about health and safety compliance in the construction industry, covering the legal responsibilities of employers and employees, safety management best practice, and financial cost of injuries and accidents.
All of our courses are fully accredited, providing you with up-to-date skills and knowledge and helping you to become more competent and effective in your chosen field.
Once you’ve successfully completed your course, you will immediately be sent a digital certificate. Also, you can have your printed certificate delivered by post (shipping cost £3.99). Our certifications have no expiry dates, although we do recommend that you renew them every 12 months.
At the end of the course, there will be an online assessment, which you will need to pass to complete the course. Answers are marked instantly and automatically, allowing you to know straight away whether you have passed. If you haven’t, there’s no limit on the number of times you can take the final exam. All this is included in the one-time fee you paid for the course itself.
Who is this course for?
This Construction management training course is ideal for anyone who works in the construction industry or is aspiring to work in this sector, such as the following:
- Construction Supervisors
- Construction Managers
- Planning Engineers
- Quantity Surveyors
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How long will this course take?
Hello Joel, Thank you for your question. Once you purchase any course, you will have lifetime access to the course. So you can do the course at your convenient time and can complete it at your own pace. If you want to complete the course in one sitting, it will take approximately 07 hours.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
How many questions are they and all questions are multple choose?
Hello Henok, Thank you for your question. Total questions: 25, exam questions will be Multiple Choices and True/False.This was helpful. Thank you for your feedback.
Now I am interested in this course. How do I get to take this course. I don't see any button that allows me to join
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