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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.

  • Prerequisite: Private Sector ONLY
  • Class Level: Basic
  • Instructional Method: Group-Live
  • Advanced Prep: None

Class dates:
October 24-25 and October 31-November 1, 2019, Boston, MA

Office of the Inspector General, One Ashburton Pl., Room 1306, Boston, MA 02108

8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Class participants may earn 27 AIA credits or 27 CPE 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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