National Programs

Free Shipping

Subscribe to our mailing list

* indicates required

Louisiana Continuing Education 6-Hour Project Management

 

Louisiana Continuing Education 6-Hour Project Management

This six hour course focuses managing project costs and time, while completing the project to the expected degree of quality. Proper management of the project before beginning actual construction, as well as during the project, is a crucial aspect. Taking proactive measures will help you determine possible obstacles before they occur.

Could not load product information

 

Course Description

This six hour course focuses on the primary responsibilities of a project manager: managing project costs and time,while completing the project to the expected degree of quality.  This requires close attention to detail before beginning actual construction, as well as during the project.  Taking proactive measures will help the project manager determine possible obstacles before they occur.  This course will analyze all three primary areas. The student will learn how to implement proven methods to manage most effectively.

Learning objectives are provided to facilitate student understanding and progress.  Informal progress checks throughout each module help students review and measure their understanding of the material.  The chapter assessments accurately reflect the information covered.  Students must answer 70% of the questions correctly in order to receive credit/certification for the course.

 

COURSE OUTLINE

Chapter 1- Cost Management (Project Budget) (1 hour)

*Learning Objectives: 1) Explain the steps necessary to develop a project budget. 2) Describe the primary elements of procurement.

 1. Project Budget

 2. Change Orders

 *Progress Check

 3. Procurement

 4. Employees

 5. Unit Costs

 *Progress Check

 Assessment—20 multiple choice questions.

 

Chapter 2- General Guidelines of Lending (1 hour)

 *Learning Objectives: 1) List four elements of a typical construction loan. 2) Describe the process of completing a Sworn Statement. 3) Describe two examples of common cost overruns.

 1. Loans

 *Progress Check

 2. Sworn Statements

 3. Project Funds

 *Progress Check

 Assessment—20 multiple choice questions.

 

Chapter 3- Time Management (1 hour)

 *Learning Objectives: 1) Describe how to develop a Critical Path 2) Explain the features of an Activity Node.

 1. Subcontractors

 2. Critical Path

 *Progress Check

 Assessment—20 multiple choice questions.

 

 Chapter 4- Quality Control (1 hour)

*Learning Objectives: 1) Describe the benefits of good communication with subcontractors. 2) List several elements of a construction Daily Log Book.

 1. Management

 2. Materials

 3. Daily Log Book

 *Progress Check

 4. Standards

 *Progress Check

 Assessment—10 multiple choice questions.

 

Chapter 5- Erosion Control (1 hour)

 *Learning Objective: 1) Understand the contractor’s responsibility for erosion control.

 1. Best Practices

 2. Sediment Fences

 *Progress Check

 Assessment—10 multiple choice questions.

 

Chapter 6- Green Job site (1 hour)

 *Learning Objective: 1) Explain the benefits of energy efficient solar design and landscaping. 2) Describe some of the problems and solutions surrounding job site recycling.

1. Energy Efficient Solar Design

 2. Job site Recycling

 *Progress Check

 Assessment—10 multiple choice questions.

 Glossary of Terms

Top

214,162 Courses Taken

Hurricane Harvey Recovery Fund

$1 of every course purchase
during the month of September will be donated to the Hurricane Harvey Recovery Fund. Your support will help teachers rebuild and restock classroom materials like books, furniture, classroom supplies, technology, and therapy resources. To learn more about how this fund is helping schools click here.

Online Education Guarantee
AIA Continuing Education
Builders License Training Institute, Training Programs, Traverse City, MI
Online Education ICC Members
Members of TC Chamber of Commerce
Licensed Michigan Proprietary School

 

Verified Authorize.net Continuing Education
Members of North American Home Builders Association
Members of International Code Council
Members of the International Distance Education Code Council
Members of the Environmental Protection Association
Members of the Grand Traverse Home Builders Association

 

Site Map | Privacy and Refund Policy | Clear Cache

Copyright © 2017 Builders License Training Institute, 3135 Logan Valley Rd., Traverse City, MI 49684