Level 5 by ABC Awards | Tutor Support & Exam included | 120 CPD Credits | Free COVID-19 Course & Letter of Completion

Brentwood Open learning College


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Study method
Online, self-paced
330 hours
No formal qualification
120 CPD hours / points
Endorsed by ABC Awards
Additional info
  • Exam(s) / assessment(s) is included in price
  • Tutor is available to students

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Certificate of achievement in Construction Management Level 5. Additional CPD Accredited Construction Certificate with 120 CPD points available with no extra study. The course comes with easy to understand e-learning study materials.

Endorsed Construction Management Level 5 from a Certificate of Achievement. Interested in exploring an inspiring new career area? As demand for capable Construction Management continues to grow worldwide, why not make now the time to study the art of Construction Management?

Construction Management

This exclusive Level 5 Construction Management is ideal for newcomers with no prior experience or expertise in Construction Management. Lay the groundwork for a rewarding career in Construction Management and begin exploring your hidden potential right now!


Endorsed by ABC Awards


120 CPD hours / points
Accredited by The CPD Standards Office

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Construction Management

Two compact yet intensive units introduce the fundamentals of Construction Management Level 5 , from the perspective of a professional Construction manager. Explore the typical duties and responsibilities of Construction managers, the importance of thorough planning and what it takes to build a rewarding career in a leadership position. Lay the strongest possible foundation for ongoing studies at a higher level, or put your new skills and talents to practical use in the setting of your choosing!

Construction Management - Course Objectives

Over the Construction Management Level 5 of two modules, you will explore some of the most important topics and teachings of relevance to the contemporary Construction industry. In this Construction Management Level 5 course you will learn what it is that the Construction manager does, how to plan and implement site organisation and management strategies in Construction, how to effectively manage long-term workforce performance and more.

Construction Management - Course Syllabus

This is Construction Management Level 5 is divided into 12 modules:

Module 1 - Construction Management BasicsProject Organisation in Construction

  • Market Size and its Importance
  • Features of the Construction Industry
  • Multiplicity of Agencies
  • Productivity and Labour Quality
  • Role of Construction Supervisor
  • Responsibilities of the Construction Supervisor

Module 2 - Cost Estimation for Construction Projects

  • 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

Module 3 - Preliminary Investigations for Constriction Projects

  • 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

Module 4 - Site Organisation and Management

  • Access To Site And Site Roads
  • Types of Construction
  • Storing Various Construction Materials
  • Lime
  • Structural and Reinforce Steel
  • Roofing Materials
  • Boards

Module 5 - Planning Equipment in Construction Industry

  • Equipment Selection
  • Equipment Productivity
  • Product Features and Attachments
  • Matching of Construction Equipment and Plant
  • Advantages of Purchasing Equipment

Module 6 - Construction Equipment Management

  • Equipment Management Organisation
  • Spare Parts Inventory
  • Availability of Spare Parts
  • Inventory Management
  • Necessity of Maintenance Management

Module 7 - Construction Material Management

  • Material Planning and Control
  • Stores and Inventory Control
  • Importance of Material Management
  • Issues Confronting Material Management
  • Quality Specification
  • Centralised versus Decentralised Purchasing
  • Vendor Rating
  • Rating Methods

Module 8 - Procurement and Storage in Construction Industry

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

Module 9 - HR Management in Construction Industry

  • Roles and Functions of HR Management
  • Manpower Planning for Construction Companies
  • Techniques of Manpower Planning
  • Sources of Recruitment

Module 10 - Quality Control in Construction Projects

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

Module 11 - Legal Aspects of Contract Management

  • Essential Elements of a Contract
  • Provision of the Law with Regard to Form
  • Types of Construction Contract
  • Competitive Bid Contracts
  • Combined Lump Sum and Unit Price Contracts

Module 12 - Vendor Analysis for Best Buy in Construction

  • Vendor Management
  • Vendor Registration and Development
  • Vendor Rating
  • Aims of Vendor Rating
  • Vendor Rating Methods

Construction Management - Course Benefits

This Construction Management Certificate has the following benefits:

  • Full Tutor Support
  • Self paced, no fixed schedules
  • Available to students anywhere in the world
  • 24/7 Access to the LMS ( Learning Management System )
  • Easy to understand quality e-learning study materials

Construction Management - Course Material

All course materials are included in the Construction Management Level 5 Certificate price. All your study material will be available on our learning management system for which you will get access once you are enrolled. The material can be downloaded and printed as well.

  • Online course materials
  • Assignment papers
  • Additional Supporting Material
  • Useful Links

Construction Management - Course Assessment

You will be continually assessed throughout the Construction Management Level 5 Certificate. Your assignment will be marked by your tutor and independently moderated. The feedback on your assignment will then be sent to you. On receipt of this, you may wish to contact your tutor to discuss the feedback.

Tutor Support

When you enrol on a Construction Management Level 5 Certificate with Brentwood Open Learning College you are allocated your personal tutor. Tutor’s help and support will be available throughout your studies with the college. He/she will assess your work and will provide you with regular feedback on your progress.

Who is this course for?

Construction Management

Studying for Construction Management Level 5 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 Construction Management Level 5 Certificate 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 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. Brentwood Open Learning College works hard to make it as easy as possible for every ambitious learner to both discover and reach their full potential.


Construction Management

No particular entry requirement

OPTION-I: Endorsed Certificate of Achievement from ABC Awards

On course completion, learner can claim endorsed certificate by paying £120 accreditation fee+postal charges.

Certificate of course Completion

Soft copy :£15

Hard copy of this certificate you will pay £25

OPTION-II:CPD Certificate

CPD Standards Office Accredited Certificate can be claimed on course completion, which will be issued in association with Oxford Home Study (PDF format or hard copy)

CPD Accredited Diploma (PDF format)=£30

CPD Accredited Diploma (Hard copy)=£95

Postage Charges:

National £9

International £15

Career path

Construction Management

Upon successful completion of our Construction Management Level 5, candidates may choose to pursue an extensive range of careers including:

  • Building Inspector
  • Construction Assistant
  • Coordinator
  • Project Assistant

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