CONSTRUCTION QUALITY CONTROL & ASSURANCE

OVERVIEW

Description

This 5-day training course has been specially developed to provide participants with the tools and concepts necessary to ensure a uniform high quality level of workmanship through all phases of construction, including planning, design, construction, and handover. Participants will learn to be proactive in approach, to anticipate problems and take corrective action before they occur. The course will teach current practice in construction quality control through narrative explanation, case studies and workshops.

Participants will know how to ensure the Quality and efficiency by maintaining supervised controls at specific stages of the project; how to establish clearly defined responsibility and authority for specification compliance; how to meet contractual requirements by conformance to codes, standard and applicable documents.

Objective

At the end of the course, the participants will know the following:

  • Overview of the of a construction quality control & assurance program.
  • Understanding the organizational structure, functional responsibility, levels of authority and controls for a typical construction organization
  • Job instructions governing quality control procedures and practices.
  • Maintaining supervised controls on various quality aspects
  • How to meet contractual requirements by conformance to applicable standards
  • Maintain accurate records of inspections and test
  • To know the construction planning and scheduling
  • Liaisoning & co-ordination of sub-contracted works.
  • Progress monitoring, handing delays, Catch-up plans
  • Handling site meetings and reviews
  • Inspection and quality management
  • Deficiency lists, Completing the balance jobs
  • Defect liability period and final acceptance

Who should Attend

The course will be of major use for those professionals responsible for Quality Control & Assurance at construction projects, including architects, engineers, project managers, construction managers, contractors, and owners.

COURSE OUTLINE

Day – 01

INTRODUCTION

  • Quality Control as a management func­tion
  • Basics of quality control.
  • Organizational structure, functional responsibility, levels of authority and controls for a typical construction organization
  • Quality control in Construction industry.
  • Overview of Construction Process
  • Quality Objectives
  • Quality Policies
  • Quality Control Team & Responsibilities
  • Quality Management System (QMS)
Day – 02

PROJECT PLANS, DRAWINGS AND CHECKLISTS

  • Manpower Mobilization Planning
  • Equip. / Plant / Machinery Mobilization Planning
  • Construction drawings
  • Discrepancies in Civil, Mechanical and other drawings
  • Sorting out discrepancies
  • Overall Construction Schedule
  • Progress monitoring and reporting
  • Documentation / Records
  • written instructions governing quality control procedures and practices
  • Inspection of Materials and material test certificates
  • Handling non-conformances
 
Day – 03

CONSTRUCTION QUALITY CONTROL

  • Construction Review
  • Architectural QC
  • Engineering QC
  • Liaisoning & co-ordination of sub-contracted works
  • Handling site meetings and reviews
  • Inspection and quality management system
  • Construction Inspection & Testing
  • As-Built Drawings
  • Changes to Contract
  • Auditing Procedures
  • Submittals Checklist
Day – 04

INSTALLATION AND PRE-COMMISSIONING CHECKS

  • Codes, Standards and specifications
  • Preparing Quality Check – Lists
  • Completing Quality checks
  • Standard formats
  • Pressure tests and certifications at site for Piping systems, boilers etc.
  • Installation and alignment checks of rotating equipments
  • NDT Examinations and reports
  • Attending to the Check-List & Completing the balance jobs
Day – 05

INSPECTION AND DOCUMENTATIONS

  • QC Program Development
  • Inspection Procedures
  • Inspection Documentation
  • Certification Process
  • Close out Documentation
  • Pre-commissioning checks
  • Provisional Acceptance Certificate
  • Final Acceptance Certificate
  • Warranty Periods