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How To Be A Better Foreman

March 10, 2017 @ 7:30 am - 4:00 pm

Many great trades people take a foreman position and fail. Not for lack of skills or drive but simply for lack of guidance on how to be a great foreman. This 1-day course gives participants the fundamentals of field leadership, organization, crew morale, efficiency, and productivity.

Issues covered:
  • Understanding why and how many foremen fail
  • How the foreman’s role has changed
  • Dealing with workplace conflict without being a jerk
  • Learning how to anticipate production and jobsite issues
  • Understanding general and subcontractor dynamics
  • Understanding your role as a leader
  • Understand how you play a major role in increasing jobsite productivity
Instructor: Paul Simpson is a Gold Seal certified superintendent with over 15 years of trade experience. He holds a Red Seal for Plumbing and Pipefitting and has his Gasfitting certification as well. He is currently teaching the piping trades at Thompson Rivers University.

What previous participants said:

“Well structured, informative course.”

“Nice to hear different perspectives.”

“Valuable: Learning to communicate with other people on the job site.”

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March 10, 2017
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
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Executive Suites Hotel & Conference Centre
4201 Lougheed Highway
Burnaby, British Columbia V5C 3Y6 Canada
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