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:

 *All classes are online via Zoom

WEEK

DATE

TIME

MODULE

LEAD

Co-Instructor or Back-Up

0

Sept 21

10:00 –11:00 am

Icebreaker/Orientation/Tech Check

 

 

1

Sept 28

10:00 –11:30 am

Mechanical Industry Perspective

Maria Boyer

Lou Bailey

Sept 30

10:00 –11:30 am

2

Oct 5

10:00 –11:30 am

Estimating

Troy Aichele

Jeff Phillips

Oct 7

10:00 –11:30 am

3

Oct 12

10:00 –11:30 am

Financial

Leah Gutmann

Dave Ashcraft

Oct 14

10:00 –11:30 am

4

Oct 19

10:00 –11:30 am

Safety

Kirk Baisch

Travis Brock

Oct 21

10:00 –11:30 am

5

Oct 26

10:00 –11:30 am

Contracts

Jerry Bush

Scott Middleton

Oct 28

10:00 –11:30 am

6

Nov 2

10:00 –11:30 am

Communication Skills

Gary Polain

Leah Gutmann

Nov 4

10:00 –11:30 am

7

Nov 9

10:00 –11:30 am

Scheduling

Jay Danner

Lou Bailey

Nov 11

10:00 –11:30 am

8

Nov 16

10:00 –11:30 am

Labor Relations

Ed Kommers

Scott Middleton

Nov 18

10:00 –11:30 am

9

Nov 30

10:00 –11:30 am

Project Documentation

Jay Danner

Rylan MacCay

Dec 2

10:00 –11:30 am

10

Dec 7

10:00 –11:30 am

Strategies for Career Success

Robin Cowper

Leah Gutmann

Dec 9

10:00 –11:30 am

 

Cost

Tuition for the program is $1,000.

 

To Register:

Registration now open! Click here to view general information brochure.

Registration deadline is August 27th. 

 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.