The construction industry is booming. From small-scale renovations to building large-scale industrial facilities, construction drives a significant portion of our economy and is a major employer. While basic project management concepts are the same across multiple industries, construction projects do have some unique differences.

This half-day workshop provides participants with a high-level overview of the basic principles, tools, and techniques of project management as they apply to construction projects.

Learning objectives

You will learn the basics of construction project management. By the end of this workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Describe basic PM principles and processes
  • Describe how PM applies to construction projects
  • Use the top seven project management tools


Who Should Attend:

This workshop is perfect for those wishing to gain a basic understanding and appreciation of construction project management and its impact on success. The workshop is also an excellent opportunity for new project managers and project team members.


Course Instructor:

Dr. Sami Fahmy is the president of Performance Excellence Institute, a training and consulting firm specialized in supporting organizations through providing project management and risk management expertise and training. He is a Global Registered Educational Provider (R.E.P). Dr. Fahmy is a Professional Engineer, A Project Management Professional (PMP), and Risk Management Professional (RPM) He is currently teaching project management, risk management, and communication management courses at the University of Alberta.

Dr. Fahmy is an International speaker and trainer. He has more than 40 years of hands-on experience covering a wide range of project management situations. Dr. Fahmy’s expertise covers a wide range of topics including project management, risk management, quality management, problem-solving, decision-making, and contract administration and communication skills.

Dr. Fahmy has a unique interactive approach for delivering PM workshops and presentations. His depth of practical experience and enthusiasm makes all his presentations a very informative, interesting, entertaining learning experience.

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Course Schedule:

This course will be delivered in one half-day session from 8:30 to 12.00 noon (10:30 am to 2:00 pm Eastern time) on May 7, 2021.