Education

COAA’s primary mission is to educate, inform, and equip Owners … to help them become better Owners and deliver better projects.  In-person or virtual events are the primary means of accomplishing these goals – national conferences, Owner Training Institute (OTI) courses, webinars, and chapter workshops.

COAA members also deepen their knowledge with the 24/7 eForum, the digital Owners Perspective magazine, and the eCatalog repository.

COAA volunteers play an enormous role in delivering knowledge to Owners, serving as OTI instructors; members of the Education Committee, Conference Committee, and OTI Advisory Group; and leaders of COAA chapters, helping plan and execute workshops.

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The focus of this panel discussion with an owner, architect, general contractor, and consulting engineer is to demonstrate the items described in...

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COAA’s new “Brain Food” virtual education sessions provide a great way for less experienced “Emerging Professionals”...

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Lean. Sure, of course ... eliminating waste, right? Like puppies and world peace – who wouldn’t be in favor of it? But what does it...

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COAA’s fall conference in Henderson, NV (November 17-19) will be the organization’s first in-person national conference since November...

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This course will feature an interactive discussion of the design-assist process for large-scale construction projects. It will cover the unique...

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On July 11, 2021, COAA-GA hosted a Virtual Summer Workshop. A big thank you goes out to Melanie J. Ford (UGA, VP COAA-GA) for organizing, Crystal...

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This course defines the Commissioning process, its benefits, and its applications. It will also inform the audience on the basics of developing a...

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Last month Wes Berry explored with us some of the challenges, misconceptions and strategies to complete what some characterize as small projects....

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Introduction Our lives are increasingly intertwined with data. From the web sites we visit to our social media interactions, every touchpoint is...

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COAA is excited to announce a new component of the Owner Training Institute ... a monthly series of virtual “brain food” courses for...

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COAA and its Education committee are building a body of knowledge nationally re small/minor projects to help Owners better prepare for and deliver...

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Life lessons arrive in many forms. At times they come crashing into your life, making themselves known dramatically and with a flourish, wreaking...

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