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GPRO Construction Management

Learn sustainability best practices and actionable strategies for every phase of construction in this full-day training.

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  • January 23, 2024
  • 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
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  • Online/Webinar
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Event Cost

  • Non-Member & Member: $400
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Continuing Education Credits

7 GBCI, 7 AIA, 7 PDH


Course overview

GPRO Construction Management provides practitioners with sustainability best practices and actionable strategies for every phase of construction, as well as how to avoid common mistakes. Taught by highly knowledgeable industry professionals, participants will leave the course with practical steps to direct and manage  successful, sustainable, and cost-effective projects.

What you’ll learn

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Explain the key coordination issues and documentation requirements that are unique to high- performance construction at each stage of a project.
  • Describe responsibilities of the CM and project team to ensure building performance.
  • Implement sustainable construction processes and communicate required information to subcontractors and trades.
  • Coordinate testing, inspection, and commissioning activities to ensure intended performance

Who is this for

This 8-hour training is ideal for a range of construction professionals, including: construction managers, general contractors, experienced tradespersons, trade forepersons, owner’s representatives, project managers, site superintendents, estimators, students and others interested in entering the building and construction industry.

How it works

This class session will be held virtually over Zoom on January 23 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET. There will be a lunch break and several shorter breaks throughout the day. All participants must register for the class on our Education Portal.

Registration includes access to six on-demand electives and an online exam. Students who pass the exam with an 80% or higher become a GPRO Certificate Holder.

If you are unable to attend your scheduled course date, sign up for a future class at no additional cost by emailing gpro@urbangreencouncil.org. We understand that your plans may change and are happy to refund your registration fee within 90 days of purchase. Requests for session changes and/or refunds must be received at least a week in advance of the course date. Memberships and donations are nonrefundable.​ 

Thank you to our sponsor

Carrier

Instructor

Jason Kliwinski
Principal Designs for Life, LLC

Jason Kliwinski is the founding partner at the Green Building Center, and principal of Designs for Life. Designs for Life is an architectural firm that provides complete A/E services and approaches projects practically & holistically, focusing on incorporating the principles of sustainable design to the fullest extent possible on-time and within budget. Jason has more than nineteen years of experience in the practice of architecture and integration of cost effective sustainable design, and his practice focuses on three main areas: sustainable architecture, consulting and education.