AGC to provide training for contractors on new MANDATE from VTrans

VTrans is now MANDATING that contractors who wish to bid on, or preform work, MUST use MS Project Software for scheduling. 

AGC/VT will hold an Introduction and Intermediate, two and a half -day training seminar to teach contractors how to use this system.

When: Monday, March 17, Noon – 5 p.m. (bonus class, but you MUST register and attend the intermediate two-day training); Tuesday, March 18, 8:00 AM & Wednesday, March 19*

Where: NERSA Training Center, Montpelier

Cost: $500.00 for members; $650.00 for non-members

To register: STUDENTS MUST SIGN-UP BY FRIDAY, MARCH 8 – NO EXCEPTIONS. Contact Cathy at cathy@agcvt.org or call 223-2374 to register.

*Breakfast and lunch will be provided on March 18th and 19th; snacks on March 17th.

Attendees MUST bring a computer which has been setup to these specifications:

Prerequisite:

Basic Microsoft Project skills including high comfort level navigating the program

Class goals:

  • Learn to work with the advanced formatting features of the Gantt chart and network diagrams
  • Learn to create master projects and subprojects in Project 2013
  • Learn to create customized project reports
  • Learn to work with resource pools
  • Learn about costing