Ottawa Construction Association

The Top Habits of High Performing Foremen

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Price

OCA Members: $550
Non-Members: $650


Description

Foremen are the drivers of project success.  A good foreman is often a company's most valuable asset. Their leadership and ability to manage cost, schedule, safety, and quality distinguish high-performing foremen. The most effective foremen possess certain traits that set them apart from average-performing foremen. This course covers in-depth, the top habits of the most effective foremen.

Understanding Crew Behavior and Communicating the Rules of the Game (The 10-80-10 Rule)

  • Control the 102 minutes of waste
  • Watch The TIME (Tools, Information, Materials, and Environment)

Effective Participation in the Turnover Meeting

  • What foremen need to know from estimators
  • Development of the manpower loading curve

Preparing and Managing the Two-Week Look-Ahead Schedule

  • What should be included in the Two-Weeks look-Ahead
  • Standard Two-Week look ahead form

Keeping Accurate Records of the Daily Logs

Conduct Daily Huddle

  • Known tasks and set up goals (Who, What, Where, When and How)
  • Example of foreman pre-task planning sheet

Effective Materials Handling and Management

  • The Golden Triangle
  • The 30-30 rule

Setting Production Goals and Tracking

  • Short Term and achievable
  • What Goals and how

Change Order Management and Time and Material Tickets

            * Standard Form of T&M Tickets

Instructor: Dr. Awad Hanna


Upcoming Sessions
There are currently no upcoming sessions scheduled for this course