COURSE OVERVIEW

ABOUT THE COURSE

This course will provide participants an in-depth understanding of the purpose, objectives, and accepted methods associated with Construction Administration and Observation for projects using FAA AIP and PFC funds. The focus of the course will be on how airport sponsors of FAA grant projects should administer and observe their projects in order to follow applicable rules and regulations

Detailed presentations along with interactive and collegial activities to educate you on key tenants of the CA process will be used throughout the course. Moderators and materials will provide detailed information as a foundation for discussion. Along with comprehensive presentations, the workshop will include class exercises based on real-life examples and facilitated discussions.

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
• Discuss the purpose of performing construction administration and observation for projects using FAA AIP and PFC funds.
• Explain the expectations of FAA with respect to grant assurances.
• Identify accepted methods associated with construction administration and observation, and quality acceptance.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

This course is intended for entry and mid-level professionals with interest, or limited experience, in providing construction observation and administration services, including:
» Consultants performing Construction Administration and Observation.
» FAA Office of Airports personnel involved in reviewing construction project documentation and reports.
» Airport personnel responsible for performing and/or overseeing Construction Administration and Observation.

COURSE PRESENTERS

• Christopher S. Decker, Vice President/Project Manager, RDM International, Inc.
• Rick Hines, Project Engineer, RDM International, Inc.
• David J. Hunley, P.E., Vice President, Connico Inc.
• Ron Jewett, Vice President, Buildings and Building Systems, Raleigh-Durham International Airport
• Jim Novak, P.E., Director of Facilities Engineering, Raleigh-Durham International Airport 
• Christopher Reis, P.E., Aviation Engineering, Department Manager, Mead & Hunt, Inc.

Additional presenters, including from the FAA and airports, will be announced once confirmed.

FEES AND REGISTRATION DETAILS

REGISTER TODAY FOR THE 2022 ACC CONSTRUCTION ADMINISTRATION AND OBSERVATION COURSE!

Early Bird Rates

Register on or before January 31, 2022 and save $100 on your registration fee!

• $775 – ACC members*, airports, local/state/federal government agencies, and military
• $975 - Non-members

* ACC membership qualifies all individuals from the member firm to register at the member rate. To see if your organization is an ACC member, click here.

Registration Rates Beginning February 1, 2022

• $875 – members, airports, local/state/federal government agencies, and military
• $1,075 – non-members

TRANSFER AND CANCELLATION POLICIES

Registration transfer and cancellation requests must be submitted in writing to training@acconline.org as outlined below.

Cancellation requests received after March 15, 2022 are subject to a $200 processing fee and will be processed after the course concludes. There will be no refunds after this date.

ACC encourages you to send a substitute if you find you are unable to attend to avoid loss of your registration fee. No shows will forfeit their registration fee. Substitute requests must be submitted in writing to training@acconline.org. The deadline for substitutes is March 31, 2022.

Registrants are responsible for cancelling their hotel room if no longer attending, or transferring their room to a substitute.

ACC reserves the right to cancel this course in the unlikely event that the number of registrants is insufficient. Should this occur, ACC will notify all registrants and refund all registration fees in full. However, any costs incurred by the registrant, such as airline and hotel cancellation penalties, are the responsibility of the registrant.

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    The ACC 2022 Construction Administration and Observation Course, held for the first time since 2016, will take place April 12-13, 2022 in Raleigh, North Carolina. Save $100 by registering before January 31st!

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      • Early bird pricing available!
      • ACC Member - $775
      • Military (excludes contractors; .mil email required) - $775
      • Airport/Airline Employee - $775
      • Local, State or Federal Government Agency - $775
      • Academic (.edu Email Required) - $775
      • Non-member - $975
      • Regular Price after 01/24/2022 5:00 PM
      • ACC Member - $875
      • Military (excludes contractors; .mil email required) - $875
      • Airport/Airline Employee - $875
      • Local, State or Federal Government Agency - $875
      • Academic (.edu Email Required) - $875
      • Non-member - $1,075
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COURSE AGENDA

TUESDAY, APRIL 12, 2022

7:15 – 8:15 a.m.         Breakfast / Registration

8:15 – 8:30 a.m.         Welcome / Training Course Introduction

8:30 – 9:00 a.m.         Purpose of Construction Administration and Observation

9:00 – 9:45 a.m.         Beyond Technical Compliance – An Overview of the Inspector’s Responsibilities

9:45 - 10:00 a.m.        Break

10:00 - 10:30 a.m.      Beyond Technical Compliance - An Overview of the Inspector's Responsibilities (Continued)  

10:30 a.m. – noon       Project Safety and Adhering to Phasing Requirements

Noon - 1:00 p.m.        Lunch

1:00 – 2:00 p.m.         The Sponsor’s Perspective

2:00 – 2:30 p.m.         Document Control

2:30 – 2:45 p.m.         Break

2:45 – 4:30 p.m.         Document Control (Continued)

5:00 – 6:15 p.m.         Networking Reception

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 13, 2022

7:00 – 8:00 a.m.           Breakfast

8:00 – 9:30 a.m.           Quality Acceptance and Testing

9:30 – 9:45 a.m.           Break

9:45 – 10:45 a.m.         Paving Basics

10:45 – 11:45 a.m.        Grant Compliance and Project Closeout

11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.  Lunch / Roundtable Discussion

1:00 – 1:15 p.m.           Course Wrap-Up / Closing Remarks

2:30 p.m.                     Tour of Two Construction Projects at RDU (Space is limited)