Introduction To Construction Law
This course is offered in partnership with MTCopeland. Dr. Charner Rodgers is a seasoned construction management educator and project manager. In this course, you will learn the basic principles of construction law, acts, and statutes; a framework for understanding legal processes; and methods available to resolve disputes that can help protect you and your business. With over 100,000 satisfied students and a course catalog of over 1,000 classes, we are here to help you – Invest in Yourself.
Dr. Charner Rodgers received her PhD in Architecture from Georgia Institute of Technology and her Masters of Engineering in Civil and Environmental Engineering from Tennessee State University. She is an Associate Professor at the Tuskegee University in Alabama. A licensed General Contractor in Tennessee, Dr. Rodgers is also Vice Chair of the National Association of Home Builders Student Advisory Board and an associate member of the Design-Build Institute of America. With over 20 years of experience, Dr. Rodgers is passionate about construction that has a social impact and strives to be an advocate for women in the industry.
This course is designed for business owners, contractors or working professionals who want to understand the fundamentals of construction law and the legal aspects of a construction project beyond just contracts.
- TYPES OF CONSTRUCTION CONTRACTS
- ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTIONS
- CONSTRUCTION LAWSUITS
- BID BONDS & PAYMENT BONDS
- LIABILITIES & LIMITING RISK
- PROTECTING CONSTRUCTION WORKERS