Introduction to Construction Estimating

Winter 2022

CP 9101

Class Number: 1003
4.5 CEUs
Course Fee: 


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

Class Number: 1003

Last Update: Oct 22, 2021 8:37am