Construction Industry Overview

£200

Construction Industry Overview is intended for the person new to the construction industry and puts key aspects of the UK construction industry into context.

Description

Construction Industry Overview is intended for the person new to the construction industry and puts key aspects of the UK construction industry into context. It comprises six modules which provide a history of the industry, introduce the different market sectors, explain the industry sectors and its supply chain. Finally, the programme sets out the Government’s role and introduces key drivers to decision making.

1. History of the Industry
The first half of the story is set before the start of the 20th Century, with Victorian times being particularly influential. The remainder is equally split between the 20th and 21st Century.

2. Market Sectors
In this module we look at the nature of the construction industry, how the market is split into sectors and what they represent.

3. Industry Structure
Reviewing the construction industry’s structure, this module is designed to help you understand the different organisations in the industry, their role and how they inter-relate.

4. Supply Chain Mechanics
This module looks at how the process of construction is structured. The main forms of contract used to deliver projects are explored, looking at the Traditional Contract, Design & Build, and Management Contracting.

5. Government Influence
This module will help you appreciate how legislation is developed, implemented and monitored by the various Government departments. It introduces the different government departments and the most influential agencies and advisory bodies.

6. Drivers for Change
The construction industry is dynamic, with a number of drivers for change. These factors influence how decision makers’ needs are changing and the ways that the market will have to respond.

Each individual module is for one user and is valid for 30 days from enrollment. If the purchaser will not be the user, please contact us.