Event Calendar

Friday, March 12, 2021

STP Unit 5 : Improving Productivity & Managing Project Costs

Start Date: 3/9/2021 8:00 AM EST
End Date: 3/12/2021 5:00 PM EST

Venue Name: VIP Training Space

237 South 70th Street
Second Floor
Lincoln, NE  United States  68510

Organization Name: AGC Nebraska Chapter

Sheila Radenslaben
Email: sheila@agcne.org
Phone: 4024354355

Registration Form (Email completed form to sheila@agce.org)

Cost: $600 (AGC Member); $1,050 (non-member)
Course Instructor: Doug Williams
Location: VIP Training Space, 237 South 70th St (2nd Floor) Lincoln NE
This course covers understanding how project estimates are compiled, how to compare actual project costs with those estimated and how to control costs to meet the estimate. This course also details how productivity is measured, how the supervisor plays a major role in increasing jobsite productivity and how a small increase in productivity can have a significant impact on the time and cost of a project.

  • Construction estimates 
  • Who controls project costs 
  • Reporting and analyzing actual costs 
  • Planning for cost control 
  • Cost control strategies
  • Labor cost variances 
  • Working with project partners 
  • Managing risk and loss potentials 
  • Cost control strategies 
  • Post-project evaluations
  • Benchmarking construction productivity 
  • Improving productivity through pre-planning 
  • New skills for effective supervision 
  • Personnel management 
  • Equipment management for productivity improvement 
  • Jobsite productivity, planning and scheduling 
  • Quantifying lost labor productivity 
  • Record keeping, control, changes, and defect analysis

Online registration is currently unavailable. Please contact us via email or phone for assistance.


Contact the AGC office at
(402) 435-4355 or email an
AGC staff member.

Katie Wilson
Executive Director

Sheila Radenslaben
Membership & Business
Development Coordinator

Carly Smith
Communication Specialist