Course 1: Leadership in Construction

Online

Begin your program experience by learning more about yourself and your unique strengths using the Gallup Framework. Through a series of live, online class discussions, you will have a chance to utilize past professional experiences and use review construction-specific case studies to understand best practices for leadership. You’ll also engage with fellow students in group discussions and one-on-one sessions to improve your emotional intelligence and communication skills. At the end of the course, you will be able to apply the leadership concepts required to manage diverse, high-performing teams.

Learning Outcomes

  • Articulate and leverage your top 5 Gallup Strengths
  • Recognize how your strengths may affect your communication style
  • Apply situational leadership skills to effectively manage diverse teams
  • Explain how levels of supervision differ based on task and working style
  • Define the conflict style you are most likely to rely on

Skills You Will Gain

  • Team development through a construction lens
  • Strengths-based leadership for leading teams and individuals
  • Effectively communicate with various stakeholders
  • Complex problem solving
  • Realistic goal setting and implementing actionable steps towards achieving those goals
  • Navigating change and ambiguity
CEUs
1.2
Section Number
223LCM201
Instruction Method
Online class

Section Notes

Courses will take place on 2/16/23, 2/23/23, 3/2/23, 3/9/23, 3/16/23, 3/23/23; 6-8pm.

Students will receive an email with login information to access the course the day before the first class.

Students are expected to participate in Zoom class meetings with working video and audio. Microphones should be turned off when not participating. Students are expected to remain engaged during class and conduct themselves professionally. Students can check their Zoom readiness by visiting https://zoom.us/test

Students will receive the UC Davis CPE Leadership Development for Construction Professionals skills badge for completing all six class sessions in both Leadership in Construction and Winning the Bid in the program. This program does not have grades.

The last day for enrollment is February 13th, 2023.

Enrollment Policies

For a FULL Refund (less $30 fee), students must submit a withdrawal request prior to the start of the first class. February 16th, 2023.

For a 50% Refund (less $30 fee), students must submit a withdrawal request by the close of the business day after the first class session. February 17th, 2023.

Students who need assistance or have further questions, please contact: cpeinfo@ucdavis.edu. 

Technical Requirements

Students will need Internet access and the ability to join Zoom class meetings with video and audio. Students can check their technical readiness for Zoom at https://zoom.us/test

Discounts

SRBX

Members can receive 10% discount on the course fee by entering the Coupon Code.  If you don’t have your association discount code, contact UC Davis Extension Student Services at (800) 752-0881.

SHRM

Members can receive 10% discount on the course fee by entering the Coupon Code.  If you don’t have your association discount code, contact UC Davis Continuing and Professional Education Student Services at (800) 752-0881.

Early Enroll Discount

Enroll 14 days before the course start date to save $50 on the course fee.