FSMC 024 - Project Management & Procurement

 

FSMC 024 - Project Management & Procurement

Participants will study project planning from identifying a need, through the project charter, project plan, RFPs, choosing the right consultant(s), project administration and delivery. Best practices will be discussed, as well as a review of successful projects and projects that failed to deliver. All phases of the procurement process will be studied including: from planning to spec writing; to bidding; to awarding the contract. Participants will look at procurement law and will be introduced to municipal procurement spending limits. Understanding the differentiation between and when to utilize Requests for Information (RFI), Requests for Quotes (RFQ) and Requests for Proposals (RFP) will form part of the learning.

This course is part of the Humber College Fire Service Executive Management Certificate program, and counts as one (1) of the six (6) elective courses required towards the certificate.

The cost for this course is $365 plus HST.  A minimum of 12 participants must be registered in order for the course to proceed.
 

Instructor:

Domenic Lunardo, BLA, OALA, FCSLA, ASLA President,  
Mr. Domenic Lunardo is president of Domis Consulting Inc., established in 2013 providing program and management advisory consulting services to clients in the municipal, private and not for profit sectors.  Formerly a Senior Advisor with Colliers Project Leaders where he provided business development, advisory and consulting services to municipal and institutional sector clients.  Mr. Lunardo retired from the Town of Oakville in 2013, where he held the position of Commissioner of Community Services for nine years responsible for parks, recreation, cultural, library and fire and emergency services. Domenic Lunardo has over 20 years of experience in a senior management role in the public service sector with experience in project management, design and construction, corporate strategic planning, financing, land use planning, administration and policy development and facilities development. He previously held the position of Director, Design and Construction for the City of Hamilton and Director of Urban Design for the City of Vaughan.
 
 
Course Date: October 1 & 2, 2018
Course Time: 9:00am to 5:00pm
Course Location: Clair Road Emergency Services Centre - Settler's Room - 160 Clair Road W., Guelph, Ontario  N1L 1G1 
 
 
 
Course Description   
 
Participants will study project planning from identifying a need, through the project charter, project plan, RFPs, choosing the right consultant(s), project administration and delivery. Best practices will be discussed, as well as a review of successful projects and projects that failed to deliver. All phases of the procurement process will be studied including: from planning to spec writing; to bidding; to awarding the contract. Participants will look at procurement law and will be introduced to municipal procurement spending limits. Understanding the differentiation between and when to utilize Requests for Information (RFI), Requests for Quotes (RFQ) and Requests for Proposals (RFP) will form part of the learning.