Construction Estimating - The Art of Estimating
Date(s): April 9th & 10th 2019
Duration: 2 days
Time: 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Member Price: $550.00 + HST
Non-Member Price: $715.00 + HST
***This course is Gold Seal accredited (2 Credits)***
Who Should Attend: Those who wish to learn the basics of construction estimating or update their existing estimating skills.
This workshop will teach valuable tools, tips and techniques about estimating from the perspective of a General Contractor obtaining work through the competitive bid process.
• Introduction: What is estimating and why is it important?
• Characteristics of a great estimator, and the decision to bid
• Project Setup: Create files, documentation, tender forms, correspondence and quotations from trades, sub-trade list and site visit
• Quantities / Quotations: What to eliminate, good quantities, organization and questions to ask