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Construction Specification Writing

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144 W 14th St
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New York, New York 10011
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 16 and older
Average Class Size: 7

What you'll learn in this construction training:

Learn specifications writing techniques that boost your confidence to research, evaluate, write, and edit construction specifications. Understand the correct specifications writing language; use master electronic specifications systems and the Internet to research, evaluate, and specify products and systems for construction. 

Explore the history of specifications writing from development to present; the organization of a project manual; general conditions; general requirements and specifications; coordination of specifications and drawings; specifications writing techniques; structure and language; three-part format; the "dos and don'ts" of specifications-writing language; specifications writing from the viewpoint of the contractor; current research and production techniques; use of master specifications systems; how the contractor views specification; use guides and product evaluations; research and produce specifications using the Internet; setting-up your browser for research, evaluation, and specifications writing; and online specifications systems and online manufacturers systems. 

Discussion will also include The Contractor's Guide to Change Orders, written by Andrew Civitello.

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