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Construction Business Management

About the program

(3 months full time ~ 6 months part time)

This 450 hours course helps prepare students for having their own construction business. It includes 10 modules which vary in length from 15 to 90 hours. They touch on everything from occupation and training, legal activities, Quebec building code, accounting and financial management to health and safety management. Students will benefit from a dynamic group of teachers from several different sectors of the work force. This program leads to an attestation of Vocational Specialization.

Skills you will learn

  • assessing project costs
  • creating a business plan
  • communication in the workplace

 

Did you know

  • Most clients want a fixed lump sum price for the work they want done, so make sure you fully understand all your direct labor, materials and equipment costs, your overhead costs, and your profit expectations for the work you quote. 
  • Over 25% of construction business are related to residential products.

FAQ

What are the pre-requisites?

There are no admission requirements.

What are the benefits to taking this program?

It will help you to gain a better understanding of operating your own small business in the field construction.

Who is a good candidate for this program?

Motivated individuals who would like to become their own boss. Journeymen, contractors, and even apprentice level carpenters will benefit from this attestation.

Program available at the following Centre

Chateauguay Valley

Start dates

JUNE 2016