The world of construction is seeing disruptive innovation. Construction managers need to understand the latest evolution of the tools and technology in this rapidly changing industry. This learning path helps you review the foundations of construction management and learn how managers are applying new technologies to their trade.
Apply planning and scheduling techniques to your projects.
Learn how concrete is used as a building material.
Practice reviewing construction drawings with Bluebeam.
Construction Management Foundations with Jim Rogers
Learn what it means to be a construction manager. Gain meaningful insights into the state of the modern construction industry and how to thrive in a management role.
1h 38m • COURSE
Construction Management: Safety & Health with Jim Rogers
Discover how to actively manage safety and health in the construction industry, in conjunction with quality and productivity. Learn about the role the construction manager needs to play in the process.
1h 31m • COURSE
Construction Management: Technology on the Jobsite with Jim Rogers
Learn about the practical application of some of the new technologies impacting the construction industry as you follow the construction of a nine-story patient tower. Explore the use of BIM models, laser scanning, VR, and more.
45m 15s • COURSE
Construction Management: Reading Drawings & Specifications with Jim Rogers
Learn how to read construction drawings. Explore the different components that make up construction plans, and learn how to approach title blocks, line types, views of the work to be built, and more.
2h 20m • COURSE
Construction Management: Planning and Scheduling with Jim Rogers
Discover the steps needed to develop a proper construction plan, and learn how to transform that plan into a schedule.
1h 25m • COURSE
Construction Management: Introduction to Lean Construction with Jim Rogers
Explore the lean theory of production and learn how it's being adopted in the construction industry.
1h 2m • COURSE
Construction Management: Managing Risk with Jim Rogers
Learn the basics of risk management for construction projects, including identifying, controlling, and managing risk.
59m 27s • COURSE
You'll learn construction management skills with these experts
OSHA-certified educator Jim Rogers has 25+ years in construction, labor relations, and occupational safety.
Jim Rogers has over 25 years of experience in areas including construction project management, labor relations, occupational safety, and health training and education. He has developed his skills and expertise though a unique career path that has afforded him many nontraditional opportunities for learning and advancement. Jim has held senior management roles in industry, director-level and senior consultant positions with industry trade associations, and faculty and director positions in the Fulton Schools of Engineering at Arizona State University (ASU). He established the OSHA Training Institute Education Center at ASU and produced and delivered many of the center's courses in construction and general industry. Jim's interests are focused on continuing education for the construction management professional and the integration of safety, productivity, and quality into the workforce.