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Construction Productivity and Cost Management

Credits: 2
Course Number: 10-455-104

Course Description

10-455-104 CONSTRUCTION PRODUCTIVITY AND COST MANAGEMENT ...this course is intended to teach the skills necessary for effective control of construction costs at the job site. We will study construction cost and apply principles and practices associated with cost awareness and production control to each element of the project. Cost control begins with the estimate and then continues through work and cost analysis, production scheduling, reporting, production control and ends with project evaluation. (Prerequisite: 10-455-102 Planning and Scheduling; Corequisite: 10-455-103 Introduction to Construction Estimating)

Course Typically Offered

  • Spring

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Credit for Prior Learning

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What will I learn?

  1. Examine the construction process.
  2. Examine the construction estimating process.
  3. Examine project planning and scheduling.
  4. Determine who controls project costs.
  5. Examine reporting and analyzing actual costs.
  6. Examine cost control planning.
  7. Examine cost control strategies.
  8. Examine labor productivity and equipment management.
  9. Examine the cost impact of project partners.
  10. Examine post-project evaluations.

Class Details

Class Number:
Spring 2024
Cale Pulczinski
Date Range:
Estimated Cost:
$322.10 *

Meeting Times

Dates Day(s) / Time Location(s)
03/20/24 - 05/14/24 Anytime

* Cost displayed is an estimate and may be discounted if attendees are residents of Northeast Wisconsin Back to cost