Introduction to Construction Estimating

Summer 2021

CP 9101

Class Number: 2133
4.5 CEUs


This online course is a self-paced class which is the gateway to more complex and trade specific estimating courses. This is designed to help estimators polish their estimating skills and learn the basic skills that are absolutely required to produce successful construction estimates.

Students who successfully complete Introduction to Construction Estimating will learn the basic principles of construction estimating.

Learning objectives include:

- Organization of the estimate.
- Types of estimates.
- Elements of an estimate.
- Quantity take off techniques.
- Understanding pricing techniques.
- Adjusting the estimate for a variety of variable factors.
- Estimating labor, materials and equipment.
- Profit and overhead markups.

Upon completing this course the student will understand the different types of estimates and how to organize an estimating document.

Textbook: Introduction to Construction Estimating
Construction Estimating and Bidding in Building Construction 2nd Edition, by the Associated General Contractors of America




Course fee: $576

You will receive an email with login information from Construction Experts within 24 hours.

Please note: We begin this process 1 week prior to the start date.

Class Number: 2133

Refund Information

Refund Code Full Refund 75% Refund No Refund
CEL_1SUM Class dropped one day prior to class start day N/A Class dropped on or beyond class start day


Last Update: Apr 21, 2021 11:03am