Turner is committed to supporting and expanding the social, economic and educational opportunities available to small businesses in the construction industry. Our Turner School of Construction Management program, offered at no cost, is uniquely designed to enhance the technical, business, and administrative skills of small business owners. 

Who Should Attend

Minority-owned, women-owned, disabled veteran owned, disadvantaged and small emerging businesses that are general contractors, specialty contractors, construction managers, construction consultants, and other companies that work closely with construction firms. There is NO COST to program participants however, in order to be considered a graduate of the Cincinnati Turner School of Construction Management program, participants must attend a minimum of eight of the 10 classes in order to receive a Certificate of Completion. 

Program Topics
Presented in an interactive environment, each class features a specific topic taught by industry professionals. The topics include:
  • Understanding Blueprints
  • Basic Concepts of Estimating
  • Scheduling: From Bid Phase to Project Completion
  • Financial Fundamentals for Construction Contractors
  • Safety & Field Operations
  • Insurance & bonding: How much is enough?
  • Networking and Sales

When and Where
Classes are held on Tuesday evenings from 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm. The 10-week program begins in September and concludes with a graduation ceremony the end of November. The class location is Turner's office located at 250 W. Court Street, Cincinnati, Ohio 45202 (first floor conference room).

Enrollment Criteria
This program is for minority and women owned businesses. The program is built around a mock project that requires participants to have basic construction knowledge, including the ability to read blueprints. The course is limited to the first 40 registrants. Please contact us at (513) 721-4224 for more information.


250 West Court Street
Suite 300
Cincinnati, OH 45202

Phone: (513) 721-4224

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