Fundamentals of Construction Costs and Estimating

C&EE X 412.1

Learn the basic procedures for estimating general construction costs. Topics include the preparation of quantity surveys (take-offs) and the development of material, labor, and equipment costs.

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Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Online
Remote Instruction
Starting at $1,099.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0
3.3

What you can learn.

  • Develop methodology and techniques for quantifying the basic elements of a construction project
  • Apply methodology and technique quantities to labor, material, and schedule applications to develop a total cost estimate
  • Introduce quantification through detailed study of the basic trades including earthwork, concrete, structural steel, rough carpentry, plumbing, HVAC, and electrical

About this course:

This course provides an overview of the basic procedures for estimating general construction costs. Topics include the preparation of quantity surveys (take-offs) and the development of material, labor, and equipment costs, including pricing of contractor and subcontractor work from actual working drawings and specifications. 

Fall 2021 Schedule

Date & Time
Details
Format
 
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This section has no set meeting times.
Available
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Instructor: Dan McAuliffe
380797
Fee:
$1,099.00
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ENROLL BY: Sep 20, 2021
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Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Visitors not permitted.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 04, 2021
Course Requirements
Book: How to Estimate with RSMeans Data: Basic Skills for Building Construction by Saleh A. Mubarak, PhD and R. S. Means
(Optional) Book: Plan Reading and Material Takeoff: Builder's Essentials by Wayne J. Del Pico
Reliable internet connection and Google Chrome browser required to access the software tool in this course.
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
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Thursday 6:00PM - 9:00PM PT
Available
See Details
Instructor: Dan McAuliffe
382659
Fee:
$1,099.00
Remote Instructionformat icon
Location: Online
ENROLL BY: Sep 4, 2021
See Details
Notes

No meetings November 11 & 25, 2021. Two meetings to be arranged.

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Visitors not permitted.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 07, 2021
Course Requirements
Reliable internet connection and Google Chrome browser required to access the software tool in this course.
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
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Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Thu Sep 23, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Sep 30, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Oct 7, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Oct 14, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Oct 21, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Oct 28, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Nov 4, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Nov 11, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Nov 18, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Nov 25, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Thu Dec 2, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online

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