This introductory course allows participants to learn about the responsibilities of UBC foreman. The skills required of foremen, such as communication, job planning, scheduling, completing reports, and managing a crew are all discussed. The central role of the foreman as the guardian of crew safety on the job site is explained thoroughly. The importance of interpersonal skills, including conflict resolution, problem solving, and negotiating are presented. Job situation scenarios are included that allow participants to practice what has been learned.