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Certification for School Project Designers and Owner's Project Managers

This 4-day class meets the Massachusetts School Building Authority’s (MSBA) regulations, which require designers and owner’s project managers on public school projects to receive MCPPO training and certification.

This class concludes with a written exam.

Class dates:
November 12, 13, 19, 20, 2020      CLOSED

Blackboard login details will be emailed to registrants

8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Class participants may earn 26 AIA credits or 26 MCPPO credits

$1,350 per participant


  • MSBA regulations
  • Overview of the public construction laws in Massachusetts
  • Role of the designer
  • Role of the owner’s project manager
  • Legal requirements for public contracts
  • Procuring building-design contracts
  • Unique bidding requirements for building contracts
  • Emergency contracts
  • Effective contract administration
  • Prevailing wage laws
  • Ethics laws and considerations
  • Public Records Law
  • Special issues in construction

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