BCT 100 Overview of the Construction Industry
This course considers the role construction and constructors play in our world locally, regionally, and globally. We look at the many professions involved in taking buildings from the initial concept and development stages to final completion.
Topics Discussed in this Course Include:
The Global Industry: Construction and the Global Economy
Construction Types: Buildings and Structural Systems
The Players: Owners, Architects, Contractors and Regulatory Agents
The Design Phase: What Happens?
Documentation, Contracts and Getting Started
The Construction Process: Understanding the Sequence
The Project Manager - Understanding and Integration