Construction Management for Developers and Owners 2020 Online Course

Includes a Live Event on 10/22/2020 at 11:45 AM (EDT)

Course Dates: 
Thurdays, October 22 - December 17, 2020
Noon - 2:00 p.m. eastern time

Course length: 16 hours / 8 modules
Level: Introductory
Designed for: Developers, owners, investors and financiers with little to no construction management background. 

Gain a practical understanding of the planning, design and construction processes in a commercial real estate project from initiation to closeout, and the key stakeholders involved in each step. Course instructors share their best practices and the applied processes, taking into account budget limitations, timelines, and available resources, in an environment with known and unknown risks.

Course modules:
  1. Construction Management Fundamentals
  2. Project Planning
  3. Construction Contracts
  4. Designing Your Space
  5. Change Orders and Communication
  6. Financial Management
  7. Construction Administration
  8. Project Closeout and Handoff

Tuition & Register

Payment for a NAIOP online course entitles access for one person only to the course and all materials.

Course Tuition

Member TypeUSDCAD
Member$795$1,059
Nonmember$995$1,325
Developing Leader$595$792
Student Member$95$126
Student Nonmember$145$193


How to Register

  • Register online: Click on the green Register button at the top of the page. You will need to log in or create a free account in order to see the Register button.
  • Fax: Complete the PDF registration form and fax to 703-904-7003
  • Mail: Send check payments to: NAIOP, CL500060, PO Box 5007, Merrifield, VA 22116-5007
  • Register over the phone/questions: 800-666-6780

Confirmation

All registrations processed online receive an automatic order confirmation and receipt. If you register via fax, mail, or phone, a receipt must be requested by contacting education@naiop.org.

Login instructions to access the online course are sent under separate cover. If it is less than one week until the start of the course and you have not received the login instructions, please check your spam folder. If the login email is still not there, please contact the NAIOP Education Department at education@naiop.org.

Cancellation Policy

All cancellations must be in writing. Cancellations of registrants received after October 1, 2020, will be charged a fee of $100 per attendee. Cancellations received after October 13, 2020 will forfeit the registration fee. No refunds will be made for no-shows. Substitutions are permitted until October 13, 2020. Nonmembers substituting for members will pay the difference in fees. Cancellation/substitution notices should be sent to education@naiop.org or faxed to 703-674-1471.

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CM20 Module 1 - Construction Management Fundamentals
CM20 Module 1 - Construction Management Fundamentals Live Class
10/22/2020 at 11:45 AM (EDT)   |  135 minutes
10/22/2020 at 11:45 AM (EDT)   |  135 minutes The success or failure of any project requires an understanding of the rules of the game. In Construction Management Fundamentals, you will learn about how the management of each phase of a construction project affects the outcome, and be able to apply the project management principles to future projects.
CM20 Module 1 Evaluation
1 Question
CM20 Module 2 - Project Planning
CM20 Module 2: Project Planning Live Class
10/22/2020 at 12:00 PM (EDT)   |  120 minutes
10/22/2020 at 12:00 PM (EDT)   |  120 minutes The success or failure of any project requires an understanding of the rules of the game. You will learn how to set project goals, choose the right team, and use a RACI chart. At the end of Project Planning, you will be able to apply the RACI model to future projects.
Case Study Martignetti Companies
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CM20 Module 2 Evaluation
1 Question
CM20 Module 3 - Construction Contracts
CM20 Module 3: Construction Contracts Live Class
11/05/2020 at 12:00 PM (EST)   |  120 minutes
11/05/2020 at 12:00 PM (EST)   |  120 minutes The contract sets the tone for a construction project. You will learn how to write a request for a proposal that attracts the right partners, sort through plan documents with the confidence that you know what questions to ask, and identify which type of contract will work best. By the end of Construction Contracts, you will feel more confident about the contracting phase of a construction project.
Module Evaluation
1 Question
CM20 Module 4 - Design
CM20 Module 4: Design Live Class
11/12/2020 at 12:00 PM (EST)   |  120 minutes
11/12/2020 at 12:00 PM (EST)   |  120 minutes Regardless of whether or not you are building a spec building or build-to-suit, you need to understand what type of work will go on inside the building. You will be provided with strategies for figuring out what your client needs inside the building. By the end of Design, you will be able to conduct visioning exercises and programming interviews with your team that help you understand how to design an effective space.
Module Evaluation
1 Question
CM20 Module 5 - Change Orders & Communication
CM20 Module 5: Change Orders & Communication Live Class
11/19/2020 at 12:00 PM (EST)   |  120 minutes
11/19/2020 at 12:00 PM (EST)   |  120 minutes Communication breakdowns cause broken relationships and budget shortfalls. A change order process is necessary to foster effective communication between team members on a project. After completing Change Orders and Communication you will have templates and strategies to improve communication on construction projects.
Module Evaluation
1 Question
CM20 Module 6 - Financial Management
CM20 Module 6: Financial Management Live Class
12/03/2020 at 12:00 PM (EST)   |  120 minutes
12/03/2020 at 12:00 PM (EST)   |  120 minutes Mistakes in financial management are costly. Managing the financials of construction projects requires efficient utilization of labor, material and equipment. By the end of Financial Management, you will gain understanding of the best practices for successful financial management of a project and be able to ask intelligent questions about the bills you receive from your general contractor.
Module Evaluation
1 Question
CM20 Module 7 - Construction Administration
CM20 Module 7: Construction Administration Live Class
12/10/2020 at 12:00 PM (EST)   |  120 minutes
12/10/2020 at 12:00 PM (EST)   |  120 minutes Managing construction projects requires risk management. You have a responsibility to maintain job site safety, and need to know when to accept, mitigate or transfer risk. After completing Construction Administration you will be able to apply insurance metrics and assess risk in projects.
Module Evaluation
1 Question
CM20 Module 8 - Project Close-out & Handoff
CM20 Module 8: Project Close-out & Hand-off Live Class
12/17/2020 at 12:00 PM (EST)   |  120 minutes
12/17/2020 at 12:00 PM (EST)   |  120 minutes At the end of a construction project, you will turn over the building to the tenant and property manager. You are responsible for following proper close-out procedures and creating an owner's manual for the building. Project Close-out & Hand-off will provide you with the steps needed to close-out construction projects, and how to conduct a project post-mortem.
Module Evaluation
1 Question
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Construction Management for Owners and Developers Exam
25 Questions  |  5 attempts  |  80/100 points to pass
25 Questions  |  5 attempts  |  80/100 points to pass This test is not required. You must get 24 out of 25 questions correct in order to pass the test. You have five attempts to pass the test.
CM Skipping the Exam Acknowledgement
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CM Full Course Evaluation
7 Questions
CM Transcript
16.00 PDH, AIA Learning Units credits  |  Certificate available
16.00 PDH, AIA Learning Units credits  |  Certificate available