Introduction to Project Estimating

20 August 2014

The Introduction to Project Estimating Course introduces CCLs to the process of estimating construction projects. An overview of estimating the amount and costs of materials and labor, the type and cost of equipment, markup and project overhead, and the bidding process is provided. The program explores the steps a project supervisor must take on a daily basis to ensure that resources such as materials, equipment, and manpower are in place and available when needed. Additional support materials for this program include: Plans B CT: Project Plans (Building Job).

Topics Covered

  • Introduction to Project Estimating
  • Quantity Take-offs and Material Pricing
  • Labor and Equipment Costs