Prepare a conceptual estimate for a complete building project using historical unit pricing
Recognize trade-specific scopes of work in a building construction project
Estimate trade-specific scope packages off 2-D drawings with task-specific unit pricing
Compile a detailed project estimate with Bluebeam Revu® and RS Means® Online
Present via PDF complete change order requests to account for drawings revisions
About this course:
This 8-hour class provides comprehensive quantity take-off and estimating training for building construction projects using Bluebeam Revu document reading software and RSMeans Online cost estimating software. Designed for all professionals with experience as a tradesperson in the field or in various AEC disciplines, this class presents the fundamentals of quantifying and calculating construction costs off 2-dimensional architectural and structural construction drawings/blueprints before diving into the software for hands-on, guided training on preparing construction cost estimates. Additionally, participants will be presented with the topic of change management and how to price and package change orders related to changes in scopes of work.
Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Visitors not permitted.
This course will be conducted remotely in real-time format using UCLA Extension's Canvas and Zoom learning platforms. The instructor will conduct the lecture on the scheduled day and time allowing students the opportunity to fully interact, ask questions, and share stories.
The relevant software tool for this course will be provided as part of the course fee.
No refunds after November 10, 2021
Sat Nov 13, 2021
8:00AM PT - 5:00PM PT
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