Managing Your Build

Taking you through stage by stage, this informative and in-depth workshop will cover everything you need to know about effectively managing and building your own home.

Managing your build

Potton Self Build Show Centre, Mill Lane, Little Paxton,St Neots, Cambridgeshire, PE19 6EF


17 Sep 2022


9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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A Guide to Project Management for Self Builders

The key to a successful self build is good management and planning. This masterclass will help guide you to successfully project manage your self build. It includes an introduction to project management and how to think like a project manager. Complete with the tools and resources to progress your self build.

An essential course to help mitigate issues , work to timings and manage budgets.

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Workshop Itinerary

  • 9.30am – Welcome and arrival with refreshments
  • 10.00am - Workshop
  • Break for refreshments
  • 1.00pm - Lunch
  • 4.00pm - Finish

Course Contents

  • Introduction to self build project management - The role of the project manager and how to organise your plan.
  • Managing self build construction information - Learn how to manage the complex information of construction. with valuable resources to help deliver your project.
  • Managing time on a self build project - How to stay on track, manage your budget and putting a programmed plan in to action.
  • Managing self build budget - Understand the costs involved in construction. Establishing a realistic budget and important advice to managing cash flow.
  • Managing a quality build to standards for self build - How to achieve a quality home. Implement plan checks and understand inspection points required for timber frame buildings.
  • Managing health & safety on self build sites - We explain building regulations for self builders and how to operate a safe site.

Included in the day

Q&A Session - An interactive day designed for you to engage and interact with our self build experts. They will deliver valuable advice with opportunities to ask questions to help you through the build process. It’s also a great opportunity to network and build relationships with fellow self builders to share ideas and useful information.

Visit the Show Homes - There may be times during the day for you view the show homes. A final opportunity to think about the finishes and details you may want to include in your new home.

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    The Location

    The Potton Self Build Show Centre in St Neots, Cambridgeshire, has 5 fully furnished show homes, and is home to the Self Build Academy. Speak with our on-site self build consultants to discuss your project, whether you're looking for a plot, need a design, or you're ready to build.

    • Potton Self Build Show Centre, Mill Lane, Little Paxton St Neots, Cambridgeshire, PE19 6EF
    • Friday 17th September
    • 9am - 4pm