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Construction 101 - Kelowna

Multi-day Course:
Location Title: SICA Training Centre (Upstairs of Kimco Controls)
City: Kelowna BC - SICA Training Centre (Upstairs of Kimco Controls)
Cancellation Period: 5 Business Days

This course is mandatory for "Foreman" Gold Seal designation!

Do not be fooled by this name!!!  Construction 101 is a 2-day course that will cover 8 modules and 62 topics.  It was developed by the Canadian Construction Association (CCA) and other industry leaders from across Canada to provide all parties working in the industry an opportunity to learn how the different pieces in this business fit together. 

During this workshop you will gain valuable insight into the industry sectors, the stakeholders and their roles and responsibilities, industry terms, methods of contract procurement, documents and contracts, risk management, the principles of law and all administrative processes!

REGISTER 3 or more and SAVE $50 each!!!

Click on Construction 101 for a detailed course outline

Who Should Attend:  
This course has something for everyone - new and old!  

  • Architectural and engineering firms
  • Procurement professionals and buyers
  • General contractors and trades
  • Operations and administrative staff 

Course Format:
The course is delivered by industry experts over two days (16 hours) and includes an open book exam using the Construction 101 binder.  The final exam is to be submitted by email to leanneh@sicabc.ca 10 business days after course completion.  The exam consists of 25 questions and will be be based on the material presented in class.  Please Note:  ALL answers are in the binder!!!

Day 1 - September 10, 2019

Section 1:  Introduction to the Construction Industry - (1 hour) 
Brandon Panopoulos TKI Construction Ltd.

Section 2:  Construction Documents - (1 hour)
Brandon Panopoulos TKI Construction Ltd.

Section 6:  Risk Management - (2 hours)
Angela McKerlich - Capri Insurance Ltd. 

Lunch

Section 3:  Tendering, Bidding and Award of Contracts - (2 hours)
Don Schuster - Forma Construction Ltd. 

Section 4:  Format of Contracts - (2 hours)
Don Schuster - Forma Construction Ltd.

Day 2 - September 11, 2019

Section 5:  Legal Matters - (4 hours)
Nathan McDermidForward Law LLP 

Lunch

Section 7.  Project Management and Administration - (4 hours)
Terry Brown - STBR Consulting Ltd.. 

Section 8.  Services Provided by Construction Associations - (In Closing)

Registration fee includes LUNCH and refreshments for both days.

Course Credits: 

  • 2 CCA Gold Seal credits
  • 16 BC Housing CPD points

Course Credits Information
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Gold Seal Credits:
2
Other Credits:
BC Housing -16 BC Housing CPD points
Course Certificates

Upon successful completion of the open-book final exam you will receive a digital Certificate of Completion.
 

Course Contact Information

Leanne Hendrickson
Education Services Coordinator
leanneh@sicabc.ca
250.491.7330 X 205

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