2020 COURSE AGENDA

Kick-off Reception

March 19, 2020

Introduction to Turner Construction and the Turner School of Construciton Management. Get a brief overview of the company and the program.  Learn more about the upcoming Centennial Yards development project and network with our excutive team.

This session provides general information regarding business plan updating including focusing on market segments, setting targets for market share, financial projections, and supporting the organization’s mission statement.  Participants will create a business plan updating strategy for their company. 

Instructor, Theresa Schroeder

Contractual Risk Management

March 26, 2020

A discussion on how to identify, plan, manage, and minimize the risks involved

in contracting a project learn the basic concepts of insurance and bonding and the typical insurance and bonding requirements for construction projects. It also addresses the compliance issues and provides tips on how to purchase insurance and bonding and how to maintain insurance and bonding relationships.

Instructor: John Giannini

Industry Trend - LEAN

April 02, 2020

In this class we will explore LEAN Construction and do a hands on learning excercise.

Instructor: Hunter Smith

Scheduling

April 09, 2020

Why schedule? Where do we get all the information required to make a schedule? How do you put all this together? These questions and others you may have will be answered in our interactive scheduling session. The application, preparation, and utilization of schedules are also addressed and we will develop an actual schedule from information on a simulated building project.

Instructor: Trip Guilbert

Estimating & Bidding

April 16, 2020

This session focuses on the estimating, bidding and buy-out of a project and the tools, strategies and procedures involved as well as potential pitfalls. The first half will focus on Estimating and Purchasing concepts, strategies and tools as well as the importance of subcontractor relations and how to maximize value on the project. In the second half we will run a bid day simulation where we will request, receive, and evaluate supplier quotes and perform a detailed scope analysis.

Instructor: Katie McKinnon & James Ferguson

Cost Tracking & Cash Flow

April 23, 2020

The Cost Tracking and Cash Flow course focuses on how to set up a cost report, manage your budget (value of your contract), manage your actual costs (actual labor, material, and equipment), and how to compare them to determine your profits. We will review cash flow analysis to help you understand sooner if you’re billing enough each month and if you’re making money.

Instructor: Sarah Hartley

Technology - Building Information Modeling

April 30, 2020

In this class we will explore Building Information Models (BIM) 

Instructor: Dominique Baldwin

Graduation Reception

May 07, 2020

Congratulations to our TSCM Graduates of our 2020 Course!

Congrats Grads!

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