Project Scheduling for Construction Engineers

Learn the tools and techniques used by construction management professionals to ensure projects finish on time.

Major infrastructure projects involve thousands of people coming together to complete a set of activities in a specific order. This messy and complicated to manage, and working for a contractor, a client is paying your company a fixed fee to ensure all these activities are completed in a specified time period. If the works are not complete in this period, your company may be up for hundreds of thousands if not millions of dollars in delay charges.

What you’ll learn

  • Understand the purpose and value of construction project scheduling.
  • How to develop, monitor and control the project schedule..
  • The different types of construction project schedules used.
  • The different team members involved in developing the schedule.

Course Content

  • Section 1 – Introduction to Project Scheduling –> 7 lectures • 39min.
  • Section 2 – Developing the Project Schedule –> 8 lectures • 1hr 3min.
  • Section 3 – Monitoring and Controlling the Project Schedule –> 5 lectures • 31min.
  • Section 4 – The Different Types of Project Schedules –> 6 lectures • 27min.
  • Section 5 – Summary –> 6 lectures • 20min.

Project Scheduling for Construction Engineers

Requirements

  • Basic understanding of engineering and infrastructure projects.

Major infrastructure projects involve thousands of people coming together to complete a set of activities in a specific order. This messy and complicated to manage, and working for a contractor, a client is paying your company a fixed fee to ensure all these activities are completed in a specified time period. If the works are not complete in this period, your company may be up for hundreds of thousands if not millions of dollars in delay charges.

This course is designed for junior engineers entering the construction industry and will teach you the tools and techniques construction management professionals use to ensure their projects finish on time. Learn the purpose and value of construction scheduling, how to develop, monitor, and control the project schedule and the different types of schedules used on construction projects. The course is practical, simple and easy to follow with practice activities to reinforce everything you learn during the course.

 

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