CC403: Construction Contracting Tools

Certificate Program: Construction Contracting

This course will walk you through the traditional design-bid-build process, highlighting collaborative project delivery for public and private entities. Students will be introduced to various tools and techniques for reviewing bids and proposals, how to work with the project manager to minimize risk, and how best to manage construction change orders and contract amendments. Students will review real projects, including many that received media attention and audits, in determining lessons learned on these projects.

What You CoverRegister now button

  • Traditional construction project delivery
  • Collaborative project delivery
  • Case studies from recent public and private construction projects
  • Audit recommendations for improving contracting practices

How You Benefit

  • Understand the benefits and challenges of the design-bid-build process
  • Learn how collaborative project delivery can benefit your organization
  • Learn how checklists and tools can benefit your project
  • Learn how to apply appropriate risk management measures
  • Learn valuable lessons from mistakes made by other organizations

Cost: $499
Discounts may apply, please refer to the registration page for details.

Instructor: Kate Vance
Kate VanceKate Vance is a Project Delivery Program Manager at Multnomah County where her team manages a variety of project types in existing county buildings. Previously, Kate spent 11 years at Portland State University managing and supervising complex multi-million dollar capital projects to meet the University’s goals for future growth and collaborative partnerships. Kate’s professional commitments include collaborative leadership, client relationships, teamwork, and safety.



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