MPM 1 - FUNDAMENTALS OF SUCCESSFUL PROJECT MANAGEMENT


The MPM-1 (Mechanical Project Manager-Level 1) program is designed to help mechanical project managers with 0-3 years of experience build their careers. The program is also useful for staff members who directly interface with or support project managers (engineers, estimators, detailers, contract administrators, accountants), or who simply wish to have a solid overview of all aspects of the mechanical contracting business.

 

Topics covered:

  • Mechanical Industry Perspective
  • Communication Skills 
  • Contracts 
  • Safety 
  • Labor Relations
  • Estimating 
  • Getting Things Done
  • Financial Management 
  • Scheduling
  • Project Documentation 

 

Benefits:

  • Acquire basic project management skills in much less time than it would take to learn them on the job.
  • Gain a solid introduction to key areas that impact profit and loss.
  • Develop good communication skills and organizational habits early in your career.

 

Next Program Dates:

 

WEEK

DATE

TIME

MODULE

LEAD

Co-Instructor or Back-Up

1

Jan 5

2 – 3:30 pm

Mechanical Industry Perspective

Maria Boyer

Lou Bailey

Jan 7

2 – 3:30 pm

2

Jan 12

2 – 3:30 pm

Estimating

Troy Aichele

Jay Danner

Jan 14

2 – 3:30 pm

3

Jan 19

2 – 3:30 pm

Project Documentation

Jay Danner

Rylan MacCay

Jan 21

2 – 3:30 pm

4

Jan 26

2 – 3:30 pm

Scheduling

Jay Danner

Lou Bailey

Jan 28

2 – 3:30 pm

5

Feb 2

2 – 3:30 pm

Contracts

Ed Kommers

Scott Middleton

Feb 4

2 – 3:30 pm

6

Feb 9

2 – 3:30 pm

Safety

Kirk Baisch

Travis Brock

Feb 11

2 – 3:30 pm

7

Feb 16

2 – 3:30 pm

Communication Skills

Gary Polain

Leah Gutmann

Feb 18

2 – 3:30 pm

8

Feb 23

2 – 3:30 pm

Financial

Dave Ashcraft

Leah Gutmann

Feb 25

2 – 3:30 pm

9

Mar 2

2 – 3:30 pm

Labor Relations

Jerry Bush

Scott Middleton

Mar 4

2 – 3:30 pm

10

Mar 9

2 – 3:30 pm

Getting Things Done

Leah Gutmann

Robin Cowper

*All classes are online via Zoom

 

Cost:

Tuition for the program is $1,000.

 

To Register:

Registration closed. Click here to view general information brochure.

 

 Mechanical Project Manager - Level 1

 

MCAWW REFUND POLICY

  • Cancellation by attendee 14 or more days prior to the start date of an event or training program: 100% refund.
  • Cancellation by attendee 7-13 days prior to the start date of an event or training program: 50% refund.
  • No refund will be given for cancellations less than 7 days prior to the start date of an event or training program. If cancellation is due to illness or emergency, credit may be extended for a future event or training program. 
  • In the event that MCA of Western Washington cancels an event or training program, a full refund will be provided.

 

 

MCAWW educational programs are open to Western Washington Mechanical Contracting Industry Improvement Fund contributors.


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