The purpose of this introductory estimating class is to present the techniques for completing material quantity take-offs necessary to bid new projects. It is intended for individuals who work in or with the construction industry, but do not have previous experience with estimating.
- Types of Estimates – Conceptual, Preliminary, Detailed
- Direct and Indirect Costs
- Profit and Contingency
- Quantity take-off – Perimeter, Area, and Volume
Cost: Member $50, Non-member $100
Instructor: Caleb McCandless, Professional Development Manager, The Builders’ Association