May 21, 2022  
2020-2021 Course Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Course Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Add to Portfolio (opens a new window)

ARC 188 - Contract Doc Tech II

Credits: 2
Lecture Hours: 2
Lab Hours: 0
Practicum Hours: 0
Work Experience: 0
Course Type: General
Concluding the investigation into the Construction Specification Institute’s “Contract Documents Technologist” certification material and examination.
Prerequisite:    with a C or better or Instructor Approval.
Competencies
  1. Distinguish the purpose of the AIA A-201 ?General Conditions of the Contract?
    1. Make sense of the various Contractual relationships
    2. Generalize the rights, duties, and responsibilities of the parties
    3. Interpret the Contract provisions
    4. Discuss the relationship and organization of construction documents
  2. Differentiate documents within the procurement / pre-construction process
    1. Review Pricing methods
    2. Explain Purchasing by owner
    3. Discuss Pricing considerations
    4. Review requirements of competitive pricing
    5. Identify Project information
    6. Summarize the Bidding and Negotiating processes
    7. Explain Subcontracting requirements
    8. Identify the Notice to proceed, letter of intent to award, and executed agreement
    9. Discuss Preconstruction submittals
    10. Identify Roles and responsibilities
    11. Define meeting documentation
    12. Review Verification of site conditions
  3. Characterize documents within the construction process
    1. Interpret the various organizational formats
    2. Discuss interpretation of the construction documents
    3. Identify the Project Phases
    4. Describe the Bidding Requirements
    5. Review the Conditions of the Contract
    6. Describe the Specifications
    7. Give examples of the Drawings
    8. Make sense of coordinating Drawings and Specifications
    9. Discuss Substitutions
    10. Classify the various types of Warranties
    11. Describe the Preliminary Project Descriptions and Outline Specifications
  4. Distinguish the procedures associated with Life Cycle Activities
    1. Describe “Commissioning”
    2. Discuss Roles and responsibilities of facility manager
    3. Give examples of facilities operations and maintenance
    4. Summarize what Facility evaluations are and why they are performed
    5. Explain “Decommissioning”



Add to Portfolio (opens a new window)