Workshop Description:

Capital Development Board's (CDB) Office of Strategic Planning & Training is conducting training and examination sessions for project managers who manage CDB projects. The training format focuses on the responsibilities of the design firm in meeting the statutory, regulatory and procedural requirements of CDB. Successful participants, as determined by examination score, are eligible to manage CDB projects. Examinations are offered at the conclusion of each training session to training participants only.

Continuing Education Credit from the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and Professional Development Hours may be recognized by your professional discipline. However, contact them directly to find out what's required: AIA (www.aiail.org) at (217) 522-2309.

Who Should Attend?

CDB expects A/E project managers and representatives to participate in CDB training. In addition, we expect A/Es to learn the material well enough to receive a score of 80% or higher on the one-hour exam that follows the training. This 7-hour training session is also open to any firm that desires to learn more about CDB, its procedures and successful project management. These workshops are offered at NO CHARGE to attendees.

Agenda Items

- CDB Contract
- Design and Review Phases
- Bidding and Construction Phases
- Closeout and Scheduling
- Examination

A/E Training Schedule and Registration Form

Be sure to CIRCLE the applicable location and date. Complete a separate form for each person attending from your firm. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. Lunch is on your own. Training starts promptly at 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. and the examination immediately follows (until 5:00 p.m.). For more information and/or questions, please contact the CDB Training Coordinator by Ph: (815) 433-7121 or Fax: (815)433-7123.

Click HERE to view workshop locations/dates and to print a training application form.

SPECIAL NOTICE: “Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Capital Development Board’s AE and Contractor training scheduled for July 29 and July 30, 2014 in Springfield will be canceled. The new dates will be: AE training on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 and the Contractor training on Wednesday, September 24, 2014. These revised dates will be published on our web site. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused and look forward to seeing you in September."