SAO College 2009 will take place this month in three cities: Sept. 10 at Cleveland State University, Sept. 17 at Cincinnati State Technical and Community College and Sept. 24 at Columbus State Community College.

The deadline for registering for the Cleveland session is this Friday, Sept. 4, by 12:00 noon.

Sponsored by the State Architect’s Office, SAO College educates interested parties on the proper design management and construction management of state projects. SAO College is attended annually by more than 200 participants, including architects, engineers, contractors, construction managers and state agency or state college/university representatives throughout the State of Ohio.

Up to 7.0 learning units are available through the American Institute of Architects (Health, Safety and Welfare approved) and the Ohio Construction Industry Licensing Board. All attendees will receive certificates of attendance for use with other professional organizations requiring continuing education credits. To register for SAO College, go to and click on “SAO College Fall 2009.”