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VIRTUAL INSTRUCTOR LED WORKSHOP-Project Delivery Methods – “Know Your Responsibilities”

March 29, 2021 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm MDT

$599.00 – $749.00

This 3- part workshop will take place on March 29, 30& 31st from 8:30 AM-12:30 PM

Through a team of multi-discipline trainers, this Workshop will discuss the characteristics, risks, benefits and disadvantages of the various project delivery methods.  From years of experience, each presenter will give you key insights to the success of each delivery method from the perspective of a Project Owner, Consultant and Contractor.  In addition, they will draw your attention to a few key CCDC clauses that are critical to the effectiveness of each delivery method.

Remember when it comes to contracts, it’s not about your own thoughts and assumptions; it’s about what is “written”!

 DESCRIPTION:

Whether you are a Project Owner, Consultant, or Contractor, understanding the many different project delivery options for a particular project is critical to its success.  Moreover, ensuring that all project stakeholders understand their roles and responsibilities for the selected project delivery is fundamental for building trust, honesty and respect.

Through a team of multi-discipline trainers with decades of experience, this Workshop will discuss the characteristics, risks, benefits and disadvantages of the various project delivery methods.  Each presenter will give you key insights to the success of each delivery method from the perspective of a Project Owner, Consultant and Contractor.  In addition, they will draw your attention to a few key CCDC clauses that are critical to the effectiveness of each project delivery method.

Project delivery methods covered in this workshop include:

  • Design-Bid-Build
  • Design-Build
  • Construction Management for Services
  • Construction Management for Services and Construction
  • Integrated Project Delivery
  • Methods Involving Land, Finance, Operation or Maintenance

Using a hands-on, practical approach, this workshop will also give you an opportunity to apply what you learn by guiding you through an interactive exercise of assisting a “client” in determining an appropriate project delivery method.

WHAT WILL YOU LEARN?

For each Project Delivery Method, you will:

  • Learn the key characteristics
  • Understand when best to use
  • Discuss projects that succeeded with the model and those that did not
  • Acquire key insights for success from the perspective of Owner, Consultant and Contractor
  • Demonstrate your knowledge of the advantages and disadvantages, risk mitigation and project approach
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
  • General Contractors and Subcontractors:
    • Construction Company Owners/Managers
    • Project Managers
    • Commercial Managers
    • Business Development Managers
  • Project Owners
  • Third Party Project Managers (For the Project Owner)
  • P3 Developers
  • Architects and Engineers
  • Bonding and Insurance specialists
  • Lawyers

Facilitator: 

Debbie Hicks, B.sc

With a comprehensive and varied education background, learning has been at the core of her career.   As former President of the Southern Interior Construction Association in BC for 22 years, liaising with the buyers of construction services, architects, engineers and contractors in advocacy and education brings a solid base to her expertise.

Expert Panel: Mark Schart, Elish Brnats, Dean Slater and Art Winslow

Trainer Bio’s attached here Trainers’ Bios and pictures for Delivery Methods

Gold Seal credits available. “There will be an Orientation session scheduled 2-3 days before the course.  You will receive a calendar appointment for the session.”

Cancellation Policy

if you cancel 5 days or less or no show you will be charged full price.

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Details

Date:
March 29, 2021
Time:
8:30 am - 12:30 pm MDT
Cost:
$599.00 – $749.00

Venue

Online

Organizers

Mechanical Contractor’s Association
Debbie Hicks

 Employers can get up to 2/3 of the registration fee (up to 10,000/employee/fiscal year) for training.