This one day course delivers a comprehensive introduction to the UK Construction Industry, providing a good foundation of knowledge for the new starter.
In construction, teams of professionals and contractors are brought together for each project, working to meet the needs of the client and deliver quality buildings on time and within budget. Legislation plays an important part in determining how this will take part as do a number of other drivers, often initiated by Government.
Who should attend:
Designed for anyone seeking to gain a good foundation knowledge of the industry. Ideal for new starters, It requires no previous experience and is suitable for recent graduates or those who have previously worked in other industries. Its general nature makes it suitable for those working in any of the industry’s many categories; Architect, Engineer, Surveyor, Contractor, Manufacturer or Supplier.
For those marketing and sales staff who have some experience of working in the industry the course acts as a checklist for issues which will need to be addressed in the marketing strategy.
9.00 Arrive and Coffee
9.30 Brief History of the Industry
10.40 Market Sectors
11.20 Industry Structure
13.00 Supply Chain Mechanics
14.00 Government Influence
15.20 Drivers for Change
6 hours CPD
Cost: £247 + VAT until 15th August
£295 + VAT thereafter. Lunch and refreshments included
Time 9.00 – 4.30pm
Please note that we are unable to issue refunds on cancellations made later than two weeks prior to the course date.