This division will assess objectives related to construction contract administration and post-occupancy evaluation of projects. The division will focus on issues related to bidding and negotiation processes, support of the construction process, and evaluation of completed projects. Candidates must demonstrate an understanding of and abilities in construction contract execution, construction support services (including construction observation and shop drawing or submittal review), payment request processing, and project closeout. In addition, candidates must also demonstrate an understanding and abilities in project evaluation of integrated building systems and their performance.
Assessment objectives in this division are from four sections:
SECTION 1: Preconstruction Activities
SECTION 2: Construction Observation
SECTION 3: Administrative Procedures & Protocols
SECTION 4: Project Closeout & Evaluation
In this video, we take an inside look at the Construction & Evaluation division, which covers topics related to preconstruction services, construction contract administration, and post-occupancy evaluations. Watch to learn more about division objectives, sample questions, and suggested references.
You can also learn more about this division in the ARE 5.0 Handbook.