MU to give workshop on construction contracting Nov. 28
HUNTINGTON — Marshall University’s Center for Continuing Education will present a workshop, “Construction Contracting and Management,” to provide an update on current issues and best practices for contractors, design professionals, engineers, architects, vendors and business owners.
The workshop will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 28, in the Memorial Student Center on Marshall’s Huntington campus.
In addition to updating current practices in construction, instructors Betsy Ennis Dulin, an attorney and engineer, and James Watson, an engineer, will focus on how to minimize risk while managing these types of jobs. Topics to be covered include construction contract basics, contract and bidding documents, submittals, changes and related issues, and nontraditional project delivery.
The workshop has been approved for 7.5 professional development hours in health, safety and welfare by the West Virginia chapter of the American Institute of Architects.
Cost of the workshop is $275 per person, which includes handouts and light refreshments in the morning and afternoon. Lunch is not included.
To register, visit https://www.marshall.edu/ce/pd or call 304-696-6007.