Lesson series

Construction Site Supervision-2023 -18 Credits

Construction Site Supervision examines all facets of construction project management from the contractor’s point of view. The responsibilities of project managers, construction superintendents, and construction engineers are covered in depth, from configuring a project team through closing out a project. The lessons maintain a strong focus on construction site personnel activities, outlining proven procedures and offering helpful techniques to manage projects effectively from start to finish. 

- Introduction to project management and the project team

- Use of construction documents on the jobsite

- Submittals, samples, and shop drawings

- Documentation and record keeping at the jobsite

- Jobsite layout and control

- Meetings, negotiations, and dispute resolution

- Jobsite labor relations and control

- personnel and safety management

- Subcontracting and purchasing

- Project quality management

- Time and cost control

- Waste and environmental management and sustainable construction practices

- Changes and claims