October 30, 2024

Construction Specifications 101

This is an interactive half-day course that will cover the fundamentals of interpreting construction specifications. The seminar will deal with the basics of reading and interpreting both the general and technical specifications.

Date & Time

Wednesday, October 30, 2024 (8:00 am – 12:00 pm pt)

Location

Online

Details

Topics covered in this course:

  • Recognize the role of the project manual in relationship to the bidding documents,
    construction contract documents, general requirements and the technical
    specifications
    • Recognize the role of Master Format in construction specifications
    • Recognize the difference between a prescriptive specification and a performance
    specifications

Who should attend?
Anyone who is new to using construction specifications. This course is for owners,
contractors, subcontractors and suppliers.

Gold Seal Certification

The Construction Specifications 101 and the Construction Drawings 101 taken together are 1 Gold Seal Credit
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Instructor(s)

Phil Perry

Perry Educational Services Ltd

Phil brings over thirty years of experience in the Construction industry, specializing in managing industrial projects for general contractors. For the past thirteen years, he has taught construction management courses at the post-secondary level and facilitated over five hundred Better SuperVision programs since 2009, impacting over four thousand students. Beyond his professional life, Phil serves as a Master Course Facilitator for the Canadian Sport Parachuting Association, where he chaired their national Coaching/Instructional program for four years. He was honored with the 2018 IG Wealth Management Community National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) .

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Cancellation Policy

Fees will be collected at the time of registration. Should it be necessary to cancel your attendance please contact ECABC at any time up to 4 weeks prior to the course start date for a full refund. A cancellation from 2 weeks to 4 weeks will result in a 50% refund. There will be no refund for cancellations less than 10 business days prior to the scheduled start date. Participant substitutions may be made up to 2 days before the course start date, at no additional fee.

If the course needs to be to be postponed or cancelled due to insufficient enrollment, ECABC will refund the registration fee or, if possible, the attendee may choose to move to an identical session in the future.

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