Project Planning & Cost Control

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Project Planning & Cost Control

March 21 @ 8:00 am - March 23 @ 4:30 pm


Project Planning & Cost Control


Course Description: The Project Planning & Cost Control course is designed to provide owners, managers, estimators, and field personnel with a general knowledge of the process of planning and controlling a project from beginning to end utilizing ways and means of monitoring, saving and controlling costs.

Course Objectives:

  • Understanding the impact and methodology of construction cost control.
  • Ways and means of minimizing and controlling costs on site.
  • Project cost forecasting and accounting functions on site.
  • Project planning and its purpose and effect on project cost control.
  • How to communicate & assist management re: cost methods and control.
  • Gain additional insight into the process of work and cost analysis.
  • Cost reporting systems – new technology in monitoring costs and reports.
  • Understanding the effect improper field reporting has on cost control.
  • Maintaining and managing documents, material, tools and equipment.
  • Understanding the Contract process from bidding to project close-out.
  • Review of 100 companies and their methods in controlling & saving costs.

Your Presenter: Gerald is a professional Gold-Seal certified (P.GSC) construction manager with over 40+ years’ experience managing large-scale residential, commercial, industrial and environmental projects throughout Western Canada and the United States.

Who Should Attend: Management, Owner/Principal, Procurement, Project Managers, Supervisors/Foreman

This Course is Alberta Job Grant and Gold Seal Eligible

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March 21 @ 8:00 am
March 23 @ 4:30 pm


Red Deer Construction Association
7471 Edgar Industrial Bend, Bay 3
Red Deer, Alberta T4P3Z5 Canada
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403 346 4846


Red Deer Construction Association