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
Remote Instruction
Online
Starting at $999.00
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. The tools used in this course require a PC/Laptop with a Windows Operating System, and MAY NOT BE compatible with other operating systems.

Summer 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online and have no regular meeting times.

Enrollment Closed
-
This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: Dan McAuliffe
373939
Fee:
$1,099.00
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Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 06, 2020
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
Internet access required to access course materials.

These courses have regular meeting times and are fully online, via remote instruction. Click “See Details” below for more information.

Enrollment Closed
-
Tuesday 6:00PM PDT - 9:00PM PDT
Location: Online
Instructor: Amir Zavichi Tork
373938
Fee:
$1,099.00
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 07, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet Access Required to Access Course Materials
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Tue Jun 23, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:00PM PDT
Online
Discussion
Tue Jun 30, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:00PM PDT
Online
Discussion
Tue Jul 7, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:00PM PDT
Online
Discussion
Tue Jul 14, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:00PM PDT
Online
Discussion
Tue Jul 21, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:00PM PDT
Online
Discussion
Tue Jul 28, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:00PM PDT
Online
Discussion
Tue Aug 4, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:00PM PDT
Online
Discussion
Tue Aug 11, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:00PM PDT
Online
Discussion
Tue Aug 18, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:00PM PDT
Online
Discussion
Tue Aug 25, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:00PM PDT
Online
Discussion
Tue Sep 1, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:00PM PDT
Online

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online and have no regular meeting times.

Future Offering (Opens August 03, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
-
This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: Dan McAuliffe
375430
Fee:
$1,099.00
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 12, 2020
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
Internet access required to access course materials.

These courses have regular meeting times and are fully online, via remote instruction. Click “See Details” below for more information.

Future Offering (Opens August 03, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
-
This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: Salih Eroglu
375429
Fee:
$999.00
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 15, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet Access Required to Access Course Materials

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