Course Calendar
13Jan

Project Close-Out | LIVE, ONLINE Training

Multi-day Course:
Location Title: Live, Online, Instructor-Led Training
Cancellation Period: Course Cancellations & Substitutions: 5 Business Days before the Course: Full Refund of Registration Fee. Less than 5 Business Days before the course/Day of the course: Complimentary substitution of another member of your company/team. No refunds or transfers of registration fee.

January 11 Update - Registration Closed + 2021 Sessions

Registrations are now closed for this course. Thanks for your interest! Register for one of our upcoming sessions:

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Why would a Contractor, Owner Consultant or Subcontractor need to know best practices for closing out a construction project? The answer is simple - if you can't get it done then you can't reach substantial performance. Getting a project to substantial performance, and then to total performance, are two of the most difficult milestones in the construction industry to achieve. In this course you'll learn how to avoid the last 3% of the project becoming 15% of the effort.

Participants will be introduced to best practices and “tips and tricks” which will expedite and simplify the takeover of a project by its Owner from the Contractor.

By the end of this course, you'll cover:

  • Pre-Construction Closeout: Internal handover; Principles of organizing early, teamwork and communication; O&M manual development and tracking; Closeout requirements and submissions; Submittals requirements and submissions; Permits
  • Construction Closeout: Substantial Performance requirements both contractually and regulatory
  • Post Construction Closeout: Final Completion requirements both contractually and regulatory
  • Organizational Closeout: Wrapping up and demobilizing from the site
  • Subcontractor Closeout: Financial requirements
  • Financial Closeout: Internal review and lessons learned

Course Format

  • Live, Online, Instructor-led training, with a maximum class size of 16 students. 
  • This course is facilitated by the instructor on the AdobeConnect platform. Access information from the instructor will be provided to you in advance of the training.
  • Two morning sessions (3 hours each) over two days:
    • Day 1: Wednesday, January 13: 10:00am-1:00pm
    • Day 2: Thursday, January 14: 10:00am-1:00pm
    • Attendance in both sessions is mandatory for course completion. *Please note that If a student misses a class session, we are unable to transfer registration or provide a partial refund of the registration fees.

 

Course Requirements (Technology & Participation)

This course requires full face-to-face interaction and participation from both the instructor and students. In order to attend, you’ll must make sure you have the following:

  1. Computer or laptop with webcam (webcams are mandatory): This course will involve 100% on-screen interaction with your instructor and classmates, reading/viewing on-screen content like slides or videos, and interacting via typing with questions or responses. For this reason, you must have a webcam and use a full computer/laptop, and we do not permit students to attend using a tablet or cell phone.
  2. A quiet space with minimal distractions: Please plan to be fully engaged in the class, and clear your work schedule just as you would for attendance in an in-class program.

This course is offered in partnership with construction associations across  Canada and you'll be participating with a cohort with peers from throughout the country.

Course Credits Information
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Gold Seal Credits:
1 Gold Seal Credit
Other Credits:
Licensed Residential Builder CPD: Pre-approved for 6 CPD points, Informal
Course Instructor Information

Lee Kelly, M.A.A.T.O., P.GSC, is Founder and President of Constructing Minds Inc., a company dedicated to providing training to construction professionals. Lee knows construction because she has built it. With over 30 years of construction management/General Contracting experience under her belt she has extensive knowledge of construction practices, processes and procedures in all contract delivery formats. Lee is a long serving member on the National Gold Seal Committee, and the winner of the Construction Institute of Canada (TCIC) “Chancellor’s Award of Excellence.” Her enthusiasm for training makes her a highly informative, interactive, motivated and sought trainer.

 

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