Basics of Building Construction

Basics of Building Construction

Date(s): October 12, 13, 19 & 20, 2021

Duration: Four three-hour sessions

Format: Instructor-led Live Webinar

Time: 8:30AM – 12:00PM

Member Price: $550.00 + HST

Non-Member Price: $715.00 + HST

This course is Gold Seal accredited (2 Credits)

Overview: Whether you are new to the industry or have many years of construction experience under your tool belt, or you are administrative staff, operations or site staff, or if you support the industry as an allied professional, this workshop provides a foundational approach to understanding the construction industry. Throughout the workshop you will understand how the pieces of a construction project all fit together and will gain valuable insight into the roles and responsibilities of the stakeholders as it all relates to the following topics:


       Project Initiation & Design

       Tendering, Bidding and Contract Award

       Construction Documents

       Contract Law

       Project Delivery Methods

       Project Management

       Project Closeout

       Risk Management

Who Should Attend: Subcontractors, General Contractors, project managers/coordinators, superintendents, foremen, engineers, Owners, procurement professionals, operations and administration personnel in the construction industry.

Exclusive to this workshop is a comprehensive manual that is used as a reference and guide throughout the sessions. The manual is based on accumulated knowledge gathered over 40 years in the construction industry. It is a valuable and effective tool that will be your construction knowledge go-to.

Facilitator(s): Lee Kelly, M.A.A.T.O., P.GSC (Constructing Minds Inc.)

Cancellation Policy

-Cancellations must be received no later than 10 business days prior to the course date to be eligible for a 75% refund of registration fees.
-No refunds will be issued after this date.
-If you register for the course and do not attend, you are liable for the full registration fee unless you cancel according to the terms stated above.
-If you are unable to attend after registering you may send a substitute up to and including the day of the course. Please provide a name and email address for name tag and records.
-CANS reserves the right to cancel any course and will, in such an event, provide a full refund of registrations fees. Every effort will be made to give registrants a reasonable notice of cancellation.
-No liability is assumed by the organization for changes in course dates, content, speakers, or venue.