Foreman Training

Foremen are at the front-line of every company’s success. Every day, Foremen and Superintendents make decisions that are critical to the success or failure of construction projects. This training provides Foremen with the advanced knowledge and skills to improve your company’s bottom line.
This highly interactive training program focuses on the knowledge and skills every Foreman and Superintendent must master in order to be an effective manager of people, time, equipment, and materials. It is designed to improve supervisory skills and create a sense of association with the mechanical contracting industry.
  • Create an increased level of skilled field leadership.
  • Develop essential supervisory skills.
  • Provide tools to handle difficult management situations with greater certainty in decision-making.
  • Develop skills to create an environment of collaboration, teamwork, and trust to motivate others.
This program is designed for new, experienced or future Foremen, General Foremen, Superintendents, and other Field Leaders or Managers. The participant should be a skilled Journeyman or Advanced Apprentice.
The Foreman Training Program consists of 10 courses: (6) required core seminars plus (4) elective courses. The small classroom environment empowers participants to collaborate and share their diverse perspectives, ideas, and challenges.  
Required Core Courses (4) Elective Courses
Project Management: The Foreman’s Role
The Safety Leader
 Financials: What Every Foreman Needs to Know
Developing Your Workforce: What Smart Leaders Do (Step 1)
Developing Your Workforce: Get More Out of Your Crew (Step 2)
Situational Leadership Part 1 & 2
Effective Communication for Foremen   
Project Planning and Close Out   
Project Scheduling
Productivity and Forecasting
Commitment to Quality, Job Done Right
Emotional Intelligence
Working With You Is Killing Me
StrengthsFinder 2.0
StrengthsFinder 2.0 Teambuilding
Addressing Poor Performance
Unintended Consequences
Setting Up the Project for Success - The Team
Setting up the Project for Success - The Project Plan
Unconscious Bias
October – December, 2021
11:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
(Lunch provided from 11:00 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.)
MCA Knowledge Center
10955 Lowell Avenue, Suite 1050
Overland Park, KS 66210
$1,000.00 Signatory Contractors
$500.00 Member reimbursement upon successful completion.*
$1,500.00 Associate Members
$500.00 Member reimbursement upon successful completion.*
$2,000.00 Allied Organizations**
*Successful completion is defined as completing 40 hours of training. 24 hours of Required courses and 16 hours of elective courses.
**Allied Organizations are not eligible to receive the $500 tuition refund.
MCAKC Education Reimbursement Certificates may be used in lieu of payment. Tuition paid using these certificates are not eligible to receive the indicated reimbursement amount.
Jacki Conn, Director of Education at or 913.948.9200