CON 244V Construction Contracting
 Description
This course focuses on unique construction contracting issues, such as acquisition planning, contract performance management, funding, environmental concerns, construction contract language, construction contracting in the commercial setting, the Construction Wage Rate Requirements Statute, design/build, basic schedule delay analysis, constructive changes, acceleration, and construction contract quality management.
Objectives
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Target Attendees
This course is for those in the Contracting career field or assigned specific contract administration duties for construction contracts, e.g., professional engineers, quality assurance personnel, and legal counsel personnel. Whenever practical, professionals should attend this course prior to assuming duties related to construction contracting.
Prerequisite(s)
Required:
  • CLC 056, Analyzing Contract Costs (Does not apply to those in the FE career field)
  • CON 127, Contract Management (Does not apply to those in the FE career field)
  • CON 216, Legal Considerations in Contracting
  • Predecessor Course(s) (Acceptable substitutes for meeting current course prerequisite and certification standards)
    Predecessor Predecessor Course Title PDS Code Accepted Until
    None None None None
    Course Length
    4.5 days
    Additional Course Information
    Delivery Mode  Facilitated/Online
    Equivalent Courses  YES
    ACE Recommended Credits  YES
    PDS Code  Z33
    Current CEU, CLP and RRP      Click here for Previous Allocation
    Continuous Education Units  3.3
    Continuous Learning Points 33 
    Reservist Retirement Points 0  
    Notes
  • Pre-work required (approx. 5.5 hours) / Walk-ins NOT authorized. Pre-work must be completed not later than the Thursday prior to the class start date.
  • Students are required to participate in virtual classes beginning at 8:00 am and lasting as late as 5:00 pm Monday-Thursday. Class normally ends around Noon on Friday.
  • All times are in the local time zone of the DAU region assigned to teach the offering.
  • Virtual classes are conducted via Cisco Webex, supplemented with Blackboard and e-mail.
  • Students are required to test WebEx connectivity with DAU IT prior to the class start date and should not schedule themselves for any other work-related activity while participating in this class.
  • Cisco Webex connections include: toll-free commercial phone lines (CONUS), commercial phone lines (CONUS/OCONUS), or Voice over Internet Protocol. DSN connections are not supported; DAU does not reimburse student phone/internet charges.
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