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Access. Connection. Engagement.

Our bedrock is providing accredited virtual courses to those involved in construction program management, and construction contracts and claims management and administration – worldwide!  From small to large, our clients are contractors and design firms, architects and engineers, owners both public and private, governmental agencies, and insurers and sureties.

If you want to learn how to stay out of trouble, or get out of trouble and win, then you’ve come to the right place! It’s why most people attend our accredited programs!

And if you need CLEs & CEUs, you’ve come to the right place!

Attending our accredited courses is step one. Getting your CLEs and CEUs is step two. Helping you engage and connect with industry experts who can answer your questions and solve your problems is step three. Let us show you how!

Upcoming Courses

New Courses

Access. Connection. Engagement.

Our bedrock is providing virtual courses and training programs to those involved in construction program management, and construction contracts and claims management and administration – worldwide!  From small to large, our clients are contractors and design firms, architects and engineers, owners both public and private, governmental agencies, and insurers and sureties.

If you want to learn how to stay out of trouble, or get out of trouble and win, then you’ve come to the right place! It’s why most people attend our programs!

And if you need CEUs, you’ve come to the right place!

Attending our programs is step one. Helping you engage and connect with industry experts who can answer your questions and solve your problems is step two. Let us show you how!

Upcoming Courses

Who We Are & What We Do!

Hi I’m Dan Copeland, CEO, and thanks for stopping by. I jump out of bed each morning excited about our accredited virtual courses because we have the best speakers, courses, and attendees!! …and I get to see firsthand the difference that we make! 

Attend & be a part of something special!

Washington, D.C

Richmond, VA

Dubai

New Delhi

GOING DEEPER

What Comes AFTER the Course?

We Hook You Up!

Moving from Accredited Virtual Training to Real Business (It’s the logical next step, for those who want it)

How Does it Work?

Access

We facilitate access, open communication, collaboration, and expert referrals. We make introductions, facilitate meetings, and we bring people together. And from this springs opportunity for problem solving and a path forward.

Connection

While our member speakers are passionate about delivering world-class training, they are even more passionate about meeting you – the people taking the courses.

Engagement

The Center is the trusted place where issues are discussed, people are introduced, and problems are solved. We know the lawyers, consultants, and clients. We know how to match the right person with the right problem for the right solution.

Featured Speakers

Dan Quackenbush

Owner, Quackenbush & Associates

Olathe, KS

Tom Powell

Partner, Offit Kurman

Tysons Corner, VA

Kimon Yiasemides

Owner, AYA Consulting

Vienna, VA

Accredited Training Made Real

Schedule a confidential conversation and to
discuss how “The Center” can help you!

What People Are Saying

Simply the best resource I have seen for industry professionals seeking knowledge in the construction claims arena.”

Professor Christopher Smith,
Ph.D, PE

“The Center For Advanced Professional Training offers an incredibly innovative and unique perspective on learning and development. I am proud to be associated with their offering.

John Hayes
FRICS, FCIOB, MCIArb,
Accredited Mediator

Bottom Line

 The construction industry makes the world go round! The Center is passionate about contributing amazing accredited training to the ‘best of the best’ who make this possible – YOU.  Up-level your lives and careers by attending our programs – and consider yourself invited!

Your One-Stop Shop for Claims Avoidance & Dispute Resolution Accredited Training

About George Mason University, provider of CEUs to our approved courses. Located near Washington, D.C., Mason enrolls more than 35,000 students from 130 countries and 50 states. Mason has grown rapidly over the past half-century and is recognized for its innovation and entrepreneurship, remarkable diversity, and commitment to accessibility.

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