Please see the links below for upcoming class information, cost, and registration. If you need further assistance, email Kacey Lewis or call (248) 972-1133

ONLINE: Project Management & Supervision
September 9th-10th – 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
This course addresses the principles used in Project Management. The project environment is discussed, as well as tools to plan organizational response to work. Project management implementation is explained including the effective management of resources. Projects rarely go according to plan – strategy and tactics are explained to manage project change, and effective project closeout is discussed. Click here for more info and to register.

ONLINE: Printreading for Residential & Light Commercial Construction
Starting September 14th – 5:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Students will learn a series of related steps leading to an understanding of shop prints, with emphasis placed on the interpretation of prints, performing mathematical computations, basic print terminology and sketching various views of pictorial and orthographic drawings. Plot plans, floor plans, elevations, sections, and details of all elements that make up a print will be presented. (15 sessions) Click here for more info and to register.

ONLINE: First Aid, AED, CPR
September 15th – 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
This course teaches the principles of basic life support for adults. The course details “hands-only” CPR, first aid, choking in adults, signs, and symptoms of heart attack and stroke, and treatment for shock. It explains how AEDs work, and why they’re a critical part of emergency cardiac care. Click here for more info and to register.
 
ONLINE: Construction Liens & Bonds
September 17th – 8:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
This is a fast-paced nuts and bolts workshop on how to establish a construction lien for contractors, subcontractors, and suppliers on commercial, industrial, office, and residential projects. Learn how to prevent liens if you are an owner or a general contractor. Then, move into payment bonds. In public work projects, there are no construction liens. Payment bonds are furnished by the contractor to the owner to protect payment to the subcontractor and supplier. Click here for more info and to register.
 
HYBRID CLASS: EPA RRP Lead Renovator: Initial
September 21st – 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
This course provides basic lead-based paint information to contractors who perform renovations, repairs, and painting activities in houses built before 1978 or child-occupied facilities, as required by EPA and the State of Michigan. Learn about lead characteristics, uses, health effects on adults and children, lead-safe work practices to minimize lead containing dust during work activities, negative lead assessments, clean-up procedures, post-cleaning verification, personal protection equipment, training of non-certified workers, and documentation. Click here for more info and to register.
 
ONLINE: Estimating
September 23rd-25th – 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Gain an overall knowledge of construction cost estimating from the standpoint of a GC or CM. Learn procedures for basic quantity take-offs and pricing for most construction divisions from Earthwork to Electrical. Review of types of estimates required throughout the construction process. (Prerequisite - Blueprint Reading experience) Click here for more info and to register.