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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, along with quality and productivity. Learn about the construction manager's role in the process.
1h 31m • COURSE
Construction Management: Technology on the Jobsite with Jim Rogers
Follow the construction of a nine-story tower to learn how to leverage new technologies that are impacting the construction industry. Explore IM models, laser scanning, and VR.
45m 15s • COURSE
Construction Management: Reading Drawings & Specifications with Jim Rogers
Learn to read the different components that make up construction plans and discover 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
Jim Rogers is a recognized leader in the fields of construction management and occupational safety and health.
Jim has 30+ years of experience in areas such as project management and occupational safety and health. He focuses on educating the architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC) community about the link between safety, quality, and productivity. Jim draws on a unique combination of real-world experience, time spent as the director of the Western OSHA Training Institute Education Center, and his role teaching construction management and safety at Arizona State University. His current interests are focused in two areas. The first is the digital evolution of the construction industry. The second involves bringing occupational safety and health knowledge to people in other industries.