In this episode of the Construction Engineering Show, I spend some time discussing training and the need for civil engineers and construction personnel to always be thinking about training. Making the excuse that there aren’t enough hours in the day to train is no excuse – There is no reason to NOT be training in some form or fashion everyday. I expand on this subject in my article Engineers NEED To Train.
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