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New Online Training Topics for Project Managers Released

Oct 23, 2017

The first three online training topics developed specifically for the new NECA Learning Center were announced at the 2017 NECA Board of Governors Meeting and are available for free to all NECA members. These short on-demand topics - each about 15 minutes in length - are the first in a series that will dive deep into the everyday tasks of a project manager.

The below are available free to all NECA members:

  • Role of the Electrical Project Manager_coverThe Role of the Electrical Project Manager

    Electrical contracting firms live and die by the skills and abilities of their project managers. Whether you have come up through the field or straight from an educational institution, this course provides insight into the role of the electrical project manager.
  • Introduction to Preplanning_coverIntroduction to Preplanning

    By developing a plan for the crew size and structure, tools, equipment, materials, project controls, schedule and logistics prior to the start of the job or task, preplanning helps you improve the bottom line and deliver quality projects on time.

    This brief introduction to the concept of preplanning will be followed by seven additional courses that break down preplanning concepts in detail. These courses will be released throughout Fall and Winter 2017. We are currently seeking volunteers to participate in reviewing these courses. Please contact education@necanet.orgto learn more.
  • Introduction to Change Orders_coverIntroduction to Change Orders

    Change orders are inevitable, and how the project manager handles those change orders makes all of the difference on the project. This course provides background on why change orders occur and standard processes you should take when handling them.

Visit NECALearningCenter.org to learn more and register for these and other courses.

NECAnet.org login is required to view these courses, please contact education@necanet.org with questions.