Diversity Training for Engineering Project Managers

Course Details:

Price: $155.00

Contact Hours:

5 Professional Development Hours (PDH)

NC State University is certified by the North Carolina Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors (NCBELS) as a provider of PDH Continuing Education Units.

Duration:

Five (5) contact hours represents the estimated time to complete the online course, including exercises. However, actual times may vary from user to user.

Course Summary:

Diversity for engineering project managers addresses diversity law, diversity in engineering and in engineering clients, and the need for more minorities and women in engineering to provide enough labor for projected future engineer requirements. Most importantly, this course discusses how the engineering project manager can leverage knowledge of diversity, stereotyping, and prejudice to build more successful project teams and to gain a competitive advantage when competing for new work from clients.

Topics:
  • Module 1 – Introduction
  • Module 2 – Diversity Protections
  • Module 3 – Diversity Protections
  • Module 4 – Engineering Diversity
  • Module 5 – Future Engineering Diversity
  • Module 6 – STEM
  • Module 7 – Diversity Retention
  • Module 8 – Returning to Workforce
  • Module 9 – Diversity in Your Office
  • Module 10 – Local Government Diversity
  • Module 11 – Diversity Law
  • Module 12 – Diversity Law – Affirmative Action
  • Module 13 – Diversity Law – Equal Pay Act
  • Module 14 – Diversity Law – Citizenship
  • Module 15 – Diversity Law – Disability
  • Module 16 – Hiring the Disabled
  • Module 17 – Diversity – Changes Coming
  • Module 18 – Stereotypes
  • Module 19 – Diversity Trends
  • Module 20 – PM Implementation
  • Module 21 – Diversity Business Perspectives
  • Module 22 – Personal Perspectives
  • Module 23 – Summary
  • On-Line Exam
Availability:

This course is available online, 24/7.

Upon approval of your purchase and successful check-out, you will be securely linked to this online course.  You will then have 6 months to complete this course to earn your professional development hours.

Instructor:

Judy Weseman is a Professional Engineer with a unique combination of real-world experience, educational background and technical expertise. Judy’s professional expertise in civil engineering focuses on water quality, stormwater and sustainable design. She has won numerous awards for her project management skills in engineering design and construction and is a frequent speaker and author on sustainable design. Judy is active on local stormwater and greenway committees and boards.  Judy earned a Master of Science degree in Environmental Engineering from The University of Tennessee and a Bachelor of Science from Auburn University.

Course Info


Registration

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Instructor

Online Course

This course is delivered on-demand, electronically.

On-Site Availability

Any of our open enrollment classes can be brought on-site. Please Contact Us for more information.