Facilities Design & Construction

Gain Skills For Success in an Expanding Industry

The construction industry is projected to grow rapidly through the next decade (U.S. Department of Labor, 2015). Refresh your facilities design and construction skills by enrolling in a course developed to help you succeed on your projects and present new career opportunities. Gain a better understanding of how to apply the various building codes and their updates, the latest in roofing technology, and the science behind moisture control and building envelope issues. Expand your facilities management background by learning to evaluate the effects of acoustics and vibration, and how to prepare project budgets and cost estimates.

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Mark Malkin, PE
Program Director


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Joy Altwies, PhD, PE
Program Director


John Davis, PE
Faculty Assoc / Program Director


Karen Kulcinski
Program Assistant


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Benjamin Jordan, PE
Program Director


Satisfy Your Ethics Requirements With EPD!

Organizational and Psychological Pressures Affecting Ethical Decision-Making in Engineering is the latest offering in our series of online ethics training. Designed to help engineers deal with ethical dilemmas often caused by non-engineering pressures, this two-hour online course satisfies Wisconsin’s requirement for ethics training for PE licensure, as well many other states’ requirements. Learn from real-world case studies.

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