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.

Fall 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

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

Available
-
This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: Dan McAuliffe
375430
Fee:
$1,099.00
7 days left. Enroll by Sep 28, 2020
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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.

Available
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Thursday 6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: Salih Eroglu
375429
Fee:
$999.00
10 days left. Enroll by Oct 1, 2020
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Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 15, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet Access Required to Access Course Materials
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Online
Thu Oct 1, 2020
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Online
Thu Oct 8, 2020
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Online
Thu Oct 15, 2020
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Online
Thu Oct 22, 2020
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Online
Thu Oct 29, 2020
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Online
Thu Nov 5, 2020
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Online
Thu Nov 12, 2020
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Online
Thu Nov 19, 2020
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Online
Thu Nov 26, 2020
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Online
Thu Dec 3, 2020
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Online
Thu Dec 10, 2020
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online

Available Format(s):

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

Future Offering (Opens November 02, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
-
This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: Dan McAuliffe
376974
Fee:
$1,099.00
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 18, 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
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 November 02, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
-
Tuesday 6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: Amir Zavichi Tork
376973
Fee:
$1,099.00
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 19, 2021
Course Requirements
Internet Access Required to Access Course Materials
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Tue Jan 5, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Tue Jan 12, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Tue Jan 19, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Tue Jan 26, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Tue Feb 2, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Tue Feb 9, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Tue Feb 16, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Tue Feb 23, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Tue Mar 2, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Tue Mar 9, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Tue Mar 16, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online

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