Construction Quality Management for Contractors On-Demand & Live Training
As previously provided in our In-Class training course, our Construction Quality Management (CQM) Online course will meet or exceed the training requirements outlined by NAVFAC/USACE for Quality Control Manager appointment. The CQM Online course will be taught by Mr. Kugan who has conducted two-hundred twenty-five In-Class CQM training courses since 2005.
(Must register 9 calendar days in advance)
Access: 30 Days (From first log-in) but you must complete the online portions of the course the Sunday prior to the Instructor-led Live Session (held on Friday).
Duration: 16+ Hours of Training Material. Course completion times vary on your experience level. Approximately 16-18 hrs for advanced knowledge and 20-24 hrs for novice knowledge of CQM material.
Instructor Office Hours:
10:00 AM – 12:00PM PST, Every Day Except Friday. Please call Kugan at (858) 212-2941
Recommended Material: Desktop or Laptop Computer required (tablet not recommended) and a working webcam. Two monitors are recommended.
CQM Hybrid Course Overview
This online 16-hour certificate course consists of video presentation modules and exercises. This course is comprised of 8-hours of On-Demand videos and exercises in addition to a one-day, 8-hour Instructor-led Live session. At the end of each module there will be a short quiz. At the end of the course, the student will take a Final Exam consisting of 40 multiple choice questions with a required passing score of 80% or better. Before taking the final exam, all end of module quizzes and written assignments must be completed before the final exam will become available. After completing the course and passing the final exam, within two business days the student will receive a digital Certificate of Completion.
- There are 8-hours of On-Demand videos and exercises
- You will receive an email within 24-hours from registration with log-in instructions
- You must complete the online portions of the course the Sunday prior to the Instructor-led Live Session (held on Friday)
- The Instructor-led Live Session is always held on Fridays
- The Friday Instructor-led Session starts at 6:30am PST and ends 3:30pm PST
About this Course
Why Take This Course
Contractors engaged in doing business with NAVFAC & USACE are required to provide a trained Quality Control Manager for every project.
Who Should Take This Course
Contractor’s field personnel (Superintendent, Foremen, Quality Control Manager, Alternate Quality Control Manager, and Field Engineer) as well as office personnel (Project Manager, Office Engineer, and Project Engineer).
This course is designed to familiarize the student with the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) and Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Construction Quality Management and QC Organization requirements. The student will be familiar with the QC documentations and record keeping as well as inspection and testing procedures. After the successful completion of this course the student will have enough knowledge/information to be able to prepare a “Quality Control Plan” for any project.
This course is presented in three distinct parts. The first part of the training (Module 0) provides the basics for those construction personnel who have not worked on USACE or NAVFAC Army Construction Contracts. The second part of the training (Modules 1 through 3) focuses on USACE and NAVFAC Construction Quality Management concepts and procedures and how to successfully implement the “Quality Control Plan” and is presented through On-Demand videos and exercises at your own pace. The third part is a continuation completing (Modules 4 through 9) in our Instructor-led Live training using Zoom (held on Fridays).
CQM Hybrid Frequently Asked Questions
Is this CQM Hybrid course approved by Government Agencies?
Kugan & Associates, Inc. has been issued a renewed appointment
letter by NAVFAC SW to conduct the Construction Quality Management (Prospect Class #784) course.
Does this CQM Hybrid course come with a certificate of completion?
A digital certificate of completion will be provided within two business days.
How long does it take to get the digital course certificate of completion?
We will work quickly to issue a digital certificate of course completion after the course has been completed, approximately two business days.
Can I contact the instructor to ask questions?
Yes, the instructor is available every day except Friday between 10:00am – 12:00 pm PST. Please contact 858-212-2941 with any CQM Hybrid course questions. In addition, all email inquiries are answered within 13 hours.
Is this course On-Demand or Live Virtual?
This Hybrid course is both. This course is comprised of 8-hours of On-Demand videos and exercises in addition to a one-day, 8-hour Instructor-led Live Zoom training (held on Fridays).
What is the length of this course?
The CQM Hybrid course has +16 hours of training material and class exercises.
Are there any quizzes other than the final exam?
Yes, there are end of training module quizzes that must be completed prior to proceeding to the next training module. You have two attempts to complete the quiz with a passing grade. If you do not pass on both attempts the instructor will coordinate with you to reset the module quiz.
What happens if I do not pass the final exam?
If you do not pass the final exam please contact the instructor who will provide guidance on make-up work. After completing the make-up work, you will be allowed to retake the final exam.
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Locations of CQM Online Students
This Training Will Emphasize
- Role of the Contracting Officer
- Role of the Contracting Officer’s Representative
- Field Office Organization Structure
- General Contract Clauses
- Pre-Construction Conference
- Safety Enforcement
- Request for Information
- Inspection Vs Control
- Definable Feature of Work [DFOW]
- What is Construction Quality Management (CQM)?
- Contractor Quality Control
- Government Quality Assurance
- Contractor and Government Responsibilities
- Contractor’s Review of Drawings and Specification
- Quality Management Planning
- Purpose and Components of Quality Control Plan
- Quality Control Plan Review and Acceptance Procedures
- Pre Construction Conferences and the Coordination Meeting (Mutual Understanding Meeting) – Navy)
- Contractor Approved Submittals
- Government Approved Submittals
- Submittal Register
- Concept of Three-Phase Control System
- Preparatory Phase Meeting
- Preparatory Phase Checklist
- Initial Phase Meeting
- Initial Phase Checklist
- Follow Up Phase
- Quality Control Report
- Deficiency Tracking System/ Rework Item List
- Testing Procedures
- Quality Control Testing
- Quality Assurance Testing
- Close out Procedures