With federal funds supporting the construction of new roads, bridges and public infrastructure, construction managers are in high demand. In fact, of the more than 12,000 online job postings for the construction industry in Missouri from January 2022 to December 2022, 11.9 percent of the total industry job postings were for Construction Managers (MERIC). The Construction Management Leadership Institute is a 3-day intensive program jointly developed by the University of Missouri- Columbia’s College of Engineering and the Missouri Training Institute to launch the next generation forward in their construction careers.

The Construction Management Leadership Institute is ideal for individuals working in public works or heavy civil, commercial, and industrial construction looking to develop fundamental skills and knowledge to advance in their career. Leadership excellence is non-negotiable, and the Construction Management Leadership Institute will help you stay ahead on issues that directly impact the construction industry, arming you with the knowledge to adapt in a dynamic environment.

Program Highlights

Institute participants will gain fundamental skills and knowledge in:

• Global and Regional Workforce Trends

• Leadership Best Practices

• Emotional Intelligence

• Building and Leading Teams

• Effective Communication

• Construction Contracts

• Estimating

• Planning and Scheduling

• Construction Safety 

• Risk Management and Tort Liability


Upcoming Program Dates

  • Wednesday, November 6, 2024 from 8:15 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, November 13, 2024 from 8:15 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, November 20, 2024 from 8:15 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.*

   * Day three is one-hour longer to allot for engineering lab experiences and a networking reception 

Registration for the Fall 2024 Institute closes October 31, 2024. Spots are limited.

Payment of $1,550 is collected at the time of registration. 

Bulk enrollment discounts are available and/or discount for Mizzou Alumni Association members. Please inquire for discount information. 

Contact: Sarah Rielley, edwardssar@missouri.edu, 573-882-0380

MU College of Engineering's Dept. of Civil & Environmental Engineering
Missouri Training Institute