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Superintendent Training Program (STP) - Unit 1

MARCH 24, APRIL 7 & 21, 2017


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Unit 1 | Leadership and Motivation

All six units required for STP certification*

Read a brief blog for more information regarding the STP program.

The Superintendent Training Program (STP) is a construction-specific training curriculum developed, updated and field-tested by and for contractors. Superintendent skills - or the lack of them - directly affect every company’s bottom line. You make your money in the field, and the STP can help you improve your organization’s bottom line.

This comprehensive six-unit program focuses on the knowledge and skills that every superintendent must have to be an effective manager of people, time, equipment and materials.

The STP curriculum creates an unmatched learning experience for participants. Every STP unit is activity based, with discussions, case histories, problems and exercises. Participants in STP units draw upon their field experience and learn by interaction with others from all areas of the construction industry. The six STP units account for a total of 120 hours of in-class instruction. Each unit is divided into multiple sessions. The structure of the program allows for flexibility so that units can be taught in several different formats. Units do not have to be taken in numerical order.

Register for the entire program or individual units!

Individuals who complete the six Superintendent Training Units will receive a Superintendent Training Program certificate of completion.*

Program overview:
  • Unit 1 | Leadership and Motivation / March 24, April 7, & 21, 2017
  • Unit 2 | Communication / October, 2017
  • Unit 3 | Planning and Scheduling / November, 2017
  • Unit 4 | Contract Documents / January, 2018
  • Unit 5 | Improving Productivity and Managing Project Costs / February, 2018
  • Unit 6 | Risk Management and Problem Solving / March, 2018

Additional Unit dates to be announced soon.

Unit 1 overview:
This course will describe the value of effective supervision of workers and improve the construction supervisor’s ability to lead and motivate others. 
  • The dollars and sense of people in construction
  • The role of the construction supervisor
  • Helping people perform better
  • Motivating and leading others
  • Positive feedback
  • Training and orienting crew members
  • Teams and team building
  • Leadership skills in action

Instructor: Jeff Witmer, Pathway Business Advisors

Preferred registration date: March 17, 2017 for the entire program or seven days prior to unit start date for individual units

Download a flyer for a full description of all units in this program.

Price includes: light breakfast, lunch, course materials, textbook, certificate of completion.*

*Attendees must follow procedures for submitting materials to fulfill requirements to receive the STP  certificate of completion. Units do not need to be taken in numerical order.

For more information on required procedures, please contact Jo Ann at the Chapter office.
Registration Fees:
Entire Program (cash/invoice) $2,970.00
Entire Program (credit card) $3,045.00
Unit 1 only (cash/invoice) $495.00
Unit 1 only (credit card) $509.00
Non Member (Entire Program) $4,242.00
Non Member (Unit 1 only) $707.00