Construction Management Fundamentals - Part 3 of 4
What you'll learn
- Construction management fundamentals
- 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.
Who this course is for:
- Anyone interested in the construction industry - contractors, engineers, architects, owners, students
Matt Morris is a registered professional engineer and has extensive experience in many aspects of the engineering and construction industry. He holds a BS and MS in Civil Engineering from the University of Colorado, Boulder. In his roles as a civil engineering officer in the U.S. Air Force and a project manager for a major commercial general contractor, Matt has led over 160 projects totaling over $1 Billion. As a professor at the United States Military Academy at West Point, the University of Colorado Boulder and Colorado School of Mines, Matt has taught over 1,800 students through 16 different university courses. Matt’s experience spans across many markets, including federal government, public works, healthcare, higher education, hospitality, manufacturing, laboratory, pharmaceutical, corporate, heavy civil and water conveyance. Additionally, Matt’s varied roles have enabled him to manage every phase of a project as an owner, contractor and designer. Matt is currently a Senior Instructor in the Department of Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering at the University of Colorado, Boulder.