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Quality Management in Construction CMGT 7246

Construction Management - CMGT Part-time Studies Course

Course details

Management of quality is essential for all organizations. This course introduces fundamentals and definitions of ISO 9000, requirements of ISO 9001, and includes preparing quality plans and work methods per ISO 9001. Goals and Objectives for this course include grounding in the requirements of ISO 9001 with an emphasis on writing quality plans, and development of a Work Method as practised in the construction industry. The cumulative objective is to achieve fluency in ISO 9001 quality systems; succeed at presentation of a quality management procedure; increase the ability to implement project-level quality control activities; and achieve entry-level capability as a quality management representative in design, development, and construction.


CMGT 7125





Course offerings

Spring/Summer 2022

Below is one offering of CMGT 7246 for the Spring/Summer 2022 term.

CRN 63423


Mon Apr 25 - Mon Jul 18 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 63423
  • $645.10
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 25 - May 17 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby NE01 Rm. 403
May 24 - Jul 18 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby NE01 Rm. 404

Jim Turnham

Course outline




Important information
  1. Note* There will be no class on May 23 Victoria Day

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of CMGT 7246, the student will be able to:

  • Recognize the standards for specification of quality in the construction industry.
  • Examine the concepts of ISO 9001-2015 and present to class a Quality Element and its function.
  • Prepare a Quality Plan for his/her company or for a project relevant to his/her industry.
  • Prepare a Work Method for a familiar construction activity.
  • Evaluate the application and benefits of Quality Management within a corporate structure.
  • Interpret case histories and the consequences of poor quality practices.
  • Apply expertise and knowledge learned to the role of QC Representative for a construction company.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2016


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