Construction Supervision Skills

An Intensive 5-day Training Course

Construction Supervision Skills

Professional Way of Project Management

Construction Supervision Skills

Scheduled Dates


03 - 07 Jun 2024 Dubai - UAE $5,950 RESERVE A SEAT
09 - 13 Sep 2024 Dubai - UAE $5,950 RESERVE A SEAT
13 - 17 Jan 2025 Dubai - UAE $5,950 RESERVE A SEAT


13 - 17 Jan 2025 Online $3,950 RESERVE A SEAT

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Why Choose this Training Course?

This PetroKnowledge Construction Supervision Skills training course will feature the importance and relevance of efficient and practical strategies necessary to achieve competency for professionals involved in Construction Supervision. Construction Supervision is the culmination of events in a project's lifecycle, which encompasses feasibility, preliminary design, advanced design, procurement, and construction.

For the successful delivery of projects, supervision teams must understand the managerial and supervision skills, in addition to their technical knowledge, that they need to have. Construction job sites must be managed and supervised well and risk-free to ensure the likelihood of project success. There is a potentially high risk and impact if it is not managed and supervised effectively. This course introduces the practical tools to control the cost and as well the time during the project. Moreover, the final cost and time for the project can be predicted based on the rates of achieving and the consumed money at any time of the project.

This PetroKnowledge training course will highlight:

  • Practice in Construction Project Management Techniques
  • Collaboration and Coordination Strategies
  • Understand crucial issues affecting project and site performance
  • Methods to meet deadlines and how to multitask at site
  • Innovative construction site supervision techniques to achieve project success
  • Managing complex and challenging changes, claims and disputes

What are the Goals?

By the end of this PetroKnowledge training course, the participants will be able to:

  • Assess and control work methods, resources, and systems to meet site work requirements
  • Contribute to controlling work quality, progress and cost at Construction Site
  • Develop productive working relationships, manage changes, claims and resolve disputes
  • Learn cost control and progress payment administration
  • Lead project meetings and manage the performance of teams and individuals

Who is this Training Course for?

This PetroKnowledge Construction Supervision Skills training course is designed for persons who desire to learn practical site management techniques that will assist them in completing work tasks, managing and matching key site stakeholders' expectations, establishing and maintaining priorities, and meeting deadlines for work and projects.

This PetroKnowledge training course is suitable for a wide range of Construction Project Management professionals but will greatly benefit:

  • Site Engineers
  • Cost Engineers
  • Site Superintendents
  • Construction Managers
  • Project Management Professionals
  • New Construction Project Professionals


How will this Training Course be Presented?

This PetroKnowledge Construction Supervision Skills training course will utilise a variety of proven adult training techniques such as group discussions and team exercises to ensure maximum understanding, comprehension, and retention of the information presented. This includes a discussion of the goals of each participant to ensure their needs are fulfilled as far as possible. Questions are encouraged throughout, which provides opportunities for participants to discuss specific issues and, if possible, find appropriate solutions.

Organisational Impact

The organisation will be able to expand and enhance their capacity in Construction Supervision by:

  • Elevated site supervision control and monitoring capability
  • Improved high-quality site supervision to ensure seamless coordination and collaboration by various construction parties
  • Mitigating and navigating skillfully complex construction site scenarios, issues, problems, and challenges
  • Effective management of complex changes, claims, and counterclaims at the construction site
  • The quality of selecting the organization of the project and developing the management skills
  • Saving the waste money as well the waste time by developing the skills of controlling both of the cost and the time


Personal Impact

By attending this PetroKnowledge training course, the participants will be able to increase their skill sets and competencies in:

  • Effective supervision of various construction site scenarios
  • Communicating and dealing with challenging and difficult stakeholders
  • Milestones management - Planning, scheduling, and resourcing at various stage gates
  • Applying change, claim, counterclaims, conflict and dispute resolution tools and techniques
  • Effective site progress reporting and ensuring successful compliance with different layers KPIs
  • Improving the technical skills of construction supervision

Daily Agenda

Day One: Organization, Health, and Safety
  • Define the Participants of the Project: Owner, Contractor, and Subcontractors
  • Clear Characteristics of Roles and Responsibilities
  • Contractual Issues and Exposures in Construction Projects
  • Basic Safety Rules and Compliance, Jobsite Conditions, and Hazards
  • Construction Equipment Safety
  • Health, Safety, Environment, and Sustainability Compliance and Management
Day Two: Navigating, Coordinating, and Harmonizing with Key Site Players
  • Employer, Consultants, Contractors, Subcontractors Coordination
  • Kick-off Meeting
  • Owner and Contractor's Meetings
  • Temporary Buildings, Utilities, Services, and Confined Spaces
  • Security and Hazard Control
  • Team Phases, Development and Harmonization - Managing and matching expectations
  • Master Schedule (Baseline): Bar Chart, Network Logic, and Line-of-Balance
Day Three: Planning, Scheduling, Progress Control, and Monitoring
  • Critical Scheduling Instruments, Tools and Techniques
  • Communicating and Updating Schedules
  • Information Gathering and Feeding Back
  • Scheduling and Resourcing Issues, Challenges and Way Forward
  • Managing Anticipated and Unanticipated Risk at Site
  • Factors Impacting Progress and Performance KPIs
  • Tracking and Evaluating Time, Cost and Quality
  • Site Compliance and Corrective Action
Day Four: Technical Skills of Construction Supervision
  • Project Cash Flow and Progress Payment
  • Introduction to Concrete and Reinforced concrete
  • Skills of controlling the quality of concrete
  • Understanding soil investigation and challenges of soil mechanics
  • Precaution during construction foundations
  • Skills of Checking:
    • The Construction Elements
    • The Design Drawings
    • The Soil Investigation Report
Day Five: Changes, Claims, Counter Claims, and Dispute Resolution
  • Causes of Change and How to Effectively Manage Changes
  • Claims, Counter Claims, and Disputes
  • Negotiation Strategies to Manage Multiple Claims and Disputes
  • Complex Changes, Claims, and Disputes Management
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Tools and Techniques (Mediation and Arbitration)


  • On successful completion of this Training Course / Online Training Course, a PetroKnowledge Certificate / E-Certificate will be awarded to the delegates.
  • On successful completion of this PetroKnowledge training course, Certificate with eligible Professional Development Units (PDUs) / Contact Hours from Project Management Institute (PMI®), will be awarded to the delegates


PMI® Registered Training Courses

The Registered Education Provider (R.E.P. ID:4349) status with the Project Management Institute (PMI®) enables PetroKnowledge to issue applicable Professional Development Hours/Units (PDHs/PDUs) to participants on our Project Management oriented training courses, to help them achieve or maintain PMI® professional credentials.
The PMI® Registered Education Provider logo is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • To register online through our website, please click “Enroll Now” on the course page, complete and submit the form. A confirmation e-mail and instructions will be sent to the participant’s e-mail.
  • You may also get in touch with our Registration Team on
    +971 50 981 7386 | +971 2 557 7389 or send an email to

  • Payments can be made in USD or UAE local currency AED (Arab Emirates Dirhams) either by Bank Transfer or by Credit Card. Our Bank Account details will be provided on the invoice.
  • Course fees are payable upon booking unless a valid, authorized Purchase Order is provided and accepted.
  • Invoices will be sent via email/courier to the ID/name and address provided.
  • The course fee shall be settled prior to course start date. Corporate payments with existing payment policy shall be relayed to us in advance.

Upon successful registration online, enrolment on the respective training course will be confirmed by Registration Team by e-mail along with the invoice and joining instruction.

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