ONLINE CONSTRUCTION COST ESTIMATING, AN INTRODUCTION TO RS MEANS

ECX047
$485.00
 
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ONLINE CONSTRUCTION COST ESTIMATING, AN INTRODUCTION TO RS MEANS
ECX047-SU22
Thurs, 6:00 - 9:00 pm,  Watch for Fall Dates
15 hours, $485
For information contact dsalomon@citytech.cuny.edu
This course will be conducted in an online format with instructor and students together in a live video classroom.

Required: Students must have laptop with Microsoft Excel, and knowledge of construction documents and drawing scale.
Suggested Text: Construction Estimating Using ExcelISBN-13: 978-0134405506
Sample Drawings will be supplied.

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Cost estimating is an essential skill for all levels of professionals working the construction and design/build industry. Careful quantity takeoffs, use of current pricing, knowledge of building and materials, and an ability to estimate labor costs will lead to a finished job that is on time and on budget, ensuring that the bottom line and budget is under your control. This class is designed for architects, engineers, facilities managers, building engineers, and MEP trades and includes an introduction to RSMeans Cost Estimating Software, which tracks labor and material cost changes so your budget stays up to date.

Topics

  1. Calculating Materials Costs

  2. Calculating Labor Costs

  3. Cost Estimating Documents and Bids for
  • Architectural
  • Excavation
  • Demolition
  • Electrical
  • Mechanical
  • Plumbing


EARN A MASTER CERTIFICATE IN CONSTRUCTION PROJECT MANAGEMENT

Advance your career by taking our series of Blueprint and Construction Management Courses. Each class builds your confidence and leads you to the next level of skill. You'll gain practical expertise in blueprint reading, project cost estimation, project scheduling, working with permits, and managing the many details of a successful design/build or construction business.

Take any three of these:

ECX 041 Introduction to Blueprint Reading
ECX 043 Advanced Construction Blueprint Reading
ECX 044 Building Materials and Methods
ECX 045 Intro to Cost Estimating
ECX 047 Construction Cost Estimating, an Introduction to RS Means

Take two of these:
ECX 046 Construction Project Management
ACAD 200 Intro to AutoCAD
BIM 101 Intro to Revit
BIM 105 Revit MEP

Verify completion to receive Master Cerificate dsalomon@citytech.cuny.edu