ONLINE COST ESTIMATING FOR CONSTRUCTION
Wed, 6 - 9 pm, 11/17/21 - 12/22/21, No class 11/24
15 Hours, $515
This course will demonstrate the use of Planswift Cost Estimating Software.
You may doenload a free 14-day trial
Planswift will also make the software available at an educational discount.
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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.
- Extracting information from blueprint in order to estimate pricing
- Understanding material count and quanties
- Factoring building materials and methods into estimate
- Preparing estimate by Square Foot
- Preapre estimate by Unit Price
- Prepare a Lump-Sum estimate
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