Construction Scheduling and Cost Control
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Wednesday, December 28, 2022
9:00 am – 12:45 pm CST
Thursday, December 29, 2022
9:00 am – 12:45 pm CST
Joseph W. Delaney PhD P.E. PgMP CCM LEED AP
Agenda: Day 1 – December 28, 2022
Work Breakdown Structure
CPM Scheduling Algorithm
Scheduling with Microsoft Project
Program Evaluation and Review Technique (PERT)
Short Term Scheduling
Agenda: Day 2 – December 29, 2022
Construction Cost Control
Establishing Construction Budgets
Construction Cost Estimating
Types of Estimates
The Estimating Process
Using the RsMeans On-line Cost Database
Earned Value Analysis
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6.5 PDHs (no NY credit)
6.5 non-HSW CE Hours
6.5 AIA LU| Elective
International Code Council:
.65 CEUs (Administration)
Continuing Education Credit Information
This webinar is open to the public and is designed to qualify for 6.5 PDHs for professional engineers and 6.5 non-HSW continuing education hours for licensed architects in all states that allow non-HSW coursework.
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Joseph W. Delaney, P.E., PgMP, CCM, LEED APPresident and general manager of the construction management services group at Delaney CMS in Union Springs, New York
Dr. Delaney is president and general manager of the construction management services group at Delaney CMS in Union Springs, New York. He is the former president of C&S Design Build Inc., C&S’s program and construction management company, where he started the agency construction management business. In his 12-year career there, he developed it into the fastest-growing and most profitable of the firms’ business units. At C&S, Dr. Delaney was responsible for more than $1 billion in completed projects in the education, municipal, wastewater, airport, and private development sectors. In his 25 years as a construction professional, he has served in many roles including those of project engineer, design coordinator, superintendent, construction manager, program manager, general manager, and president. Dr. Delaney is a licensed professional engineer, holds the program management professional (PgMP®) credential, is a certified construction manager (CCM®), and is a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED®) accredited professional. Dr. Delaney is the only person in the world with all these credentials. In addition, he is an expert critical path method scheduler and has presented both nationally and internationally on construction, project, and program management. Dr. Delaney received his bachelor’s, master’s, and PhD degrees in Civil Engineering from the State University of New York at Buffalo. He enjoys sharing his experience leading teams, and he has provided management training to senior management including his colleagues at the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) Senior Executive Institute and at Fortune 500 companies, including Johnson & Johnson, Inc., and L3 Communications. Dr. Delaney was recently the keynote speaker at the Tri-State Diversity Summit where he shared Delaney CMS’s (a woman-owned business enterprise) vision for equality and empowerment. He is also a professor in the Construction Management Department at Southern Mississippi University. He recently published a university textbook titled Construction Program Management by CRC Press. The textbook is used to teach undergraduate and graduate students and by practitioners to help them formulate a process-based approach for management of large projects and programs.
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Course Title: Construction Scheduling and Cost Control
Delivery Method: Live Online
Course Description: This 6.5-hour course will assist design professionals in scheduling construction projects efficiently and keeping costs controlled by using the following tools and techniques: CMP scheduling, Program Evaluation and Review Technique (PERT), short term scheduling, establishment of budgets, estimating and earned value analysis.
Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to utilize CMP scheduling algorithm, Microsoft Project and a work breakdown structure, and define and determine activities, durations and sequence logic.
Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to utilize the Program Evaluation Review Technique (PERT) to visualize a schedule and identify opportunities for interim jobs and alternate timelines.
Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to establish construction budgets and assist in construction cost estimates through an understanding of the types of estimates, the estimating process and data.
Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to engage in short term scheduling and earned value analysis to assess project completion.
LUs: 6.5 LU Type: LU|HSWs.
Advance Preparation: None
Program Level: Intermediate
Course Expiration Date: 10/27/2025
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