ONLINE COST ESTIMATING FOR CONSTRUCTION

ECX045
$445.00
 
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For online classes, you will receive a zoom log in at the email used to register about 3 days prior to the start date.For those classes, that are being held in person, you will receive the class location at the email used to register about 3 days or less, prior to the start date.

ONLINE COST ESTIMATING  FOR CONSTRUCTION
ECX045-FA22
Wed, 6:00 - 9:00 pm, 12/7/22 - 12/28/22
12 hours, $445

This course will demonstrate the use of Planswift Cost Estimating Software.
You may download a free 14-day trial

Planswift will also make the software available at an educational discount.
Please email dsalomon@citytech.cuny.edu for details.

This course will be conducted in an online format with instructor and students together in a live video classroom.

Preparing an estimate and bidding a job is an essential skill for contractors, designers, and others in the building trades. In this course you will learn to estimate the cost of general conditions, prepare a quantity take off for the materials to be used in the job, and extend unit prices to prepare an accurate bid using both paper and pencil and cost estimating software.

Topics Include

  • Extracting information from blueprint in order to estimate pricing
  • Understanding material count and quantities
  • Factoring building materials and methods into estimate
  • Preparing estimate by Square Foot
  • Preparing estimate by Unit Price
  • Preparing lump-sum estimate

For information contact dsalomon@citytech.cuny.edu

 

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