Construction Management Fundamentals – Part 3 of 4

The foundation to build your career in construction. Learn about cost estimating and scheduling concepts and contracts

In Part 3 of 4 in the Construction Management Fundamentals course series, you’ll learn about cost estimating and scheduling concepts, earthwork estimating and construction contracts.  Specific topics include breaking down an estimate, when to use different types of estimates, scheduling using the Activity on Node Method, earthwork volume calculations and contract fundamentals.  This course addresses the “bread and butter” of construction.

What you’ll learn

  • Construction management fundamentals.

Course Content

  • Introduction –> 1 lecture • 12min.
  • Cost Estimating Concepts –> 4 lectures • 31min.
  • Bids and Proposals –> 4 lectures • 29min.
  • Earthwork Estimating –> 4 lectures • 36min.
  • Introduction to Contracts and Examples –> 9 lectures • 36min.
  • Scheduling Concepts –> 4 lectures • 42min.
  • Conclusion to Part 3 of the Construction Management Fundamentals series –> 1 lecture • 1min.

Construction Management Fundamentals - Part 3 of 4

Requirements

  • No prerequisites are required.

In Part 3 of 4 in the Construction Management Fundamentals course series, you’ll learn about cost estimating and scheduling concepts, earthwork estimating and construction contracts.  Specific topics include breaking down an estimate, when to use different types of estimates, scheduling using the Activity on Node Method, earthwork volume calculations and contract fundamentals.  This course addresses the “bread and butter” of construction.