The Owner Training Institute encompasses 13 Owner Training Courses, Live and On-Demand Webinars, and discounts on Lorman Education products.

Design Team Selection

Thursday, September 27, 2018
Round Rock, TX 

Course Description

One of the most important decision an Owner makes for a successful project is the selection of the design team! 

Gain a full understanding of the selection process from the RFP and scoring methods to interviewing and award.  Learn the best practices in creating a fair and transparent process. 

Discover tips on developing project evaluation criteria, interviewing firms, conducting reference checks, negotiating fees, and conducting debriefings.

Course Outline  

Registration Fees


Early Rate

Standard Rate 
(after August 30)
Members $495 $595
Non-members $695 $795

Course Instructors

Owner - Terry Cook, University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC)
Owner - Howie Ferguson, P.E.
Architect - Warren Williams, AIA, Lord Aeck Sargent



Austin Marriott North
2600 La Frontera Blvd.
Round Rock, TX 78681

Hotel Information

If you need a lodging for the course, book a room at the Austin Marriott North for $129/night. Reservation cut-off is September 15.