Cost engineering, how to build the skills for success

Start time: 6.00pm AEST. Cost engineering is an essential skill for engineers. Learn how to build your skills and attributes to thrive in the specialist field of Cost Engineering.
Cost engineering, how to build the skills for success


In this webinar you will gain invaluable knowledge from Nolan Bear and Vincent Wong who will relate personal competencies that are to be applied in the technical aspects of a project.

You will learn about the three unforgivable errors, what does professionalism really mean, how do you become known for reliable technical judgement and the five basic behaviours for professionals

These skills will assist you with gaining a position in Cost Engineering and being valued by your colleagues and management.



Nolan Bear FIEAust CPEng EngExec NER

Industry Fellow and Lecturer in Cost Engineering, Swinburne University

Nolan has supplied project control and commercial management services on resources construction projects in Papua New Guinea, Australia and New Zealand. Projects included construction cost up to $2 billion and plants to produce aluminium, copper, gold, nickel, cobalt, power from brown coal and marine frigates for defence.

Nolan's current position is Industry Fellow and Lecturer in Cost Engineering at Swinburne University of Technology. Nolan’s last industry position was as the Senior Analyst with Tenix Marine (since taken over by BAE Systems) which was completing the ANZAC frigate build and associated Defence projects.


Vincent Wong GradIEAust

Graduate Networking Engineering Specialist, Telstra

Vincent is currently a Graduate Network Engineering Specialist at Telstra working on the continuous deployment of 5G software for base transceiver stations.

Vincent has worked on the $2.3 billion High Capacity Metro Train (HCMT) Project as a Subject Matter Expert interfacing with Chinese designers, Swedish and Australian builders (Gangway & Coupler subsystem engineer).

22 / 09 / 2021 - 06:00 pm to 07:00 pm
Registration Closes
22 / 09 / 2021 05:30 pm
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