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Modular 101

Made up of two short (approximately 30-minute) courses, Modular 101 is a FREE online learning tool for members and nonmembers with an excellent overview of the industry basics.


Course 1: Key Player Roles & Responsibilities

This course defines the people and company types involved in a modular
building project, from start to finish. You will see how timely, clear, concise communication as well as timely execution of project milestones yields
better results, keeps costs down, and helps key players succeed.


Topics Covered
  • Key Players Defined
  • Communication
  • Request for Quotation
  • Scheduling
  • Plan Approval
  • Manufacturing
  • Scope of Work
  • Ship Loose Materials
  • Service & Warranty




Course 2: Installation & Finishout

This course provides a basic introduction to installing a modular building
as well as building finishout.


Topics Covered

Module Installation:

  • Setup & Contractor Selection
  • Equipment & Tools
  • Methods of Setting Buildings


Building Finishout:

  • Electrical, Plumbing, & Mechanical
  • Walls, Ceilings, & Floors
  • Accessibility
  • Site Paving
  • Final Acceptance







Site registration required.