Event Calendar

Wednesday, January 31, 2024

Claims Avoidance – (Included in LiFT 2 Series)

Start Date: 4/3/2024 11:30 AM CDT
End Date: 4/3/2024 4:00 PM CDT

Venue Name: MCAKC Knowledge Center

Location:
10955 Lowell Ave, Suite 1050
Overland Park, KS  United States  66210

Event Website: https://www.mcakc.org/liftprojectmanagement

Organization Name: MCAKC

Contact:
Jacki Conn
Email: jconn@mcakc.org
Phone: 913-948-9200

This session is 9 of 10 in the LiFT Level 2 - Project Management Series. Use the button below to register for this series. To register only for this seminar, click the registration button above.

Claims Avoidance

Lunch is served at 11:30 am.
Class begins at Noon.

The construction industry inherently carries large levels of legal liability, and contractors need to understand their obligations to have a successful project. This session focuses on the primary issues that lead to claims on a construction project and the strategies that can be used to help avoid the claims process to be a more profitable company.

Target Audience: Project Managers with 3 to 7 years of experience, support staff or anyone interested in moving into a project management role or in obtaining fundamental project documentation skills.

CEUs: 0.4

Cost
$150 Signatory Members
$150 Signatory Non-Members
$200 Associate Members

Instructor
Dr. Tim Wentz 
graduated from the University of Nebraska with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering and a Master’s in Business Administration. Upon graduation, Tim began working for his family’s mechanical contracting firm where he developed an expertise in design/build contracting, estimating and project management on a wide range of commercial projects across the Midwest. He is a registered professional engineer in Nebraska and holds both Master Heating Contractor and Master Plumbing Contractor licenses, is a LEED® - Accredited Professional (AP-BD&C)) and holds an ASHRAE certification as a High-performance Building Design Professional (HBDP). Tim has received numerous professional awards over his career including, but not limited to, the MCAA “Educator of the Year” award in 2000, 2002, and 2004 as well as the Distinguished Service Award, MCAA’s highest honor, in 2009.

Cancelation Policy
Cancelations for all MCAKC events must be received prior to the event by email to learn@mcakc.org or by phone at 913-948-9200. Cancelations received after this time will be assessed a $100 cancelation fee.

“No Shows” will be assessed a fee (see below) and invoiced accordingly.

$50 Event Duration: Up to 4 Hours
$100 Event Duration: Over 4 Hours (Should the event cover more than one day, this fee will apply for each day of event)