CMO Series


The Construction Management Overview program is a six-part monthly webinar series offered to our members.  Each month we will explore a different aspect of operating a contracting business in a highly regulated industry and the discussion will be facilitated by seasoned industry professionals.  The series as a whole is designed to provide a baseline for your business development.  The insights gained from these experts will allow you to position your company to increase capacity for access to a greater share of the market.

Business Registration

Topics include: 
Business Structures - Social Enterprises and Minority Owned Supplier Certification - Preferred Vendors Lists - Contractor Licensing

Tenders

Topics include:
General Contractors and Subcontractors - Prequalification and Tenders - Specifications and Drawings - Estimating and Bid Preparation - Contract Award

Health & Safety & The Environment

Topics include:
Employer Roles and Responsibilities - Safety Training and Incident Reporting - COR and Safety Programs - Ministry of Labour Powers and Workers Rights - Ministry of the Environment and LEED Projects 

Financials

Topics include:
Capital Investments and Grants - Institutional Lending, Credit Unions and Private Lenders - Financial Advisors - Bookkeeping - Bonding and Insurance

Project Execution

Topics include:
Contract Law - Amendments to the Construction Act - Construction Management - CCDC Contracts - Monitoring and Inspections - Progress Payments and Holdbacks - Dispute Resolution

Workforce

Topics include:
Onboarding new workers - Field Supervision - Jurisdictions and Collective Agreements - Journeypersons and Apprenticeships - Training and NexGen Builders