Reading Construction Documents

March 20 - March 21, 2024

All construction professionals, regardless of whether they are working in the field or in the office, must know how to read blueprints.

Dates: Wednesday, March 20 & Thursday, March 21
Time: 10:30am - 1:30pm CST
Location: Online via Zoom
Pricing: MBEX Members - $329*  |  Non-MBEX Members - $460
Instructor: Troy DeGroot with UChapter2

Designed to quickly familiarize students with the basics of reading and understanding construction documents, this 2-part online program is perfect for: apprentices, entry-level tradespersons, project coordinators, assistant project managers, new project managers, estimators, specialty sales representatives, entry-level architectural or engineering designers, or anyone in career transition looking for a refresher.

From navigating title block information to combing through specification documents, participants will learn how to navigate a project and understand the material and construction requirements.

Learning Objectives:
  • Introduction to Construction Documents
  • Understanding Industry Document Standards
  • Drawing Navigation
  • The Importance of Specialty Plans

*If you work for a Member Company, that makes *you* an MBEX member and that qualifies you for the member pricing. Not sure if your company is an MBEX member? Email Ashlee and she can verify for you!

Meet the Instructor: With over 20 years in the industry, Troy DeGroot has cultivated a deep understanding of the requirements of customers, the needs of end users, common goals of management, and the capacities of the technology. He had led many companies through successful software implementations and training. Having served as the BIM Manager for a large multi-discipline engineering firm, he provides a broad undertanding of the industry and the evolution of technology.