Construction 101: Basics for the Non-Construction Professional
Associated Builders and Contractors of Metro Washington and SMPS DC have teamed up to bring you Construction 101: Basics for the Non-Construction Professional program. Our panel of building experts will provide a high-level introduction to the construction industry, tailored to what non-construction professionals need to know. Attendees will leave the class with a basic understanding of the construction process, delivery types, service provider roles, and key elements of a building. This course will strengthen your knowledge base of the AEC industry, helping you to become a better marketer.
What you’ll learn:
This program is designed for professionals with a non-construction background. This may include professionals in architecture/engineering, marketing, accounting, HR, communications, graphic design, and/or secondary service providers.
The course will cover topics such as:
- Contracting types and delivery methods
- Key players in the construction process
- The project team
- Overview of Divisions 1-16
- Major building elements
- Terms you should know to “talk the talk”
- Construction technology
Sarah Forrest, Chief Estimator, Hensel Phelps
Chris Jasiota, SPM, DAVIS Construction
Greg Ramirez, PM, Henley Construction Co., Inc.
Facilitator: Lauren Kim, HITT Contracting Inc.
October 22, 2020
1:00 – 2:30 PM
Please note that a reservation constitutes a financial commitment unless cancellation is made no later than noon on October 19, 2020. Substitutions are accepted at any time.