Objectives for Electrical Construction Management

  • Understand construction methods, materials, codes, specifications and plan reading as they apply to construction projects.
  • Be able to evaluate, analyze, and synthesize a design business plan using knowledge gained form both technical and administrative construction courses.
  • Be able to identify and solve problems using construction software in CAD, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, estimating, Project Management.
  • Be able to use a set of drawings to estimate and schedule a project applying information from the detailed drawings.
  • Develop, produce, and present a proposal as a potential subcontractor for the mechanical part (electrical and HVAC) of a building structure to a board of mechanical and electrical industry professionals.
  • Understand the ethical, professional, and social responsibilities of a construction professional.
  • Be able to communicate effectively, clearly, and precisely while conducting construction business as an individual or as part of a team.
  • Learn about teamwork and leadership skills to seek and share knowledge and perform tasks creatively and effectively.
  • Be able to visualize the final product before the conceptual plan is developed.
  • Be able to gather, analyze, synthesize, and apply research to effectively become a productive member of the construction industry.