Introduction to Cost Estimating

Code: CONS1010

Course description

Recommended: CONS1090 Construction Blueprints and Methods prior to registering for this course. To be successful in this course, students should have a general knowledge of architectural drawings, word processing and spreadsheet software. The course is intended to explain the process of Construction Estimating from the contract documents to the methods of measuring material quantities used in General Contracting Offices. This will enable the student to understand the position of estimator within the business of construction management both in the Contractor and Sub-Contractor's world. The course will concentrate on 'Taking-Off' methods of materials using simple residential and commercial exercises.

Course details

Hours: 39
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

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Start Date
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Start Date: Jan. 15, 2019
Day/Time:
Delivery: Online
Campus: Online
Cost: $408.27
 
End date: Apr. 23, 2019
Hours: 39
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: None

Additional information: This course is offered through OntarioLearn. Find out more about OntarioLearn courses and booking your exams.

Textbooks can be purchased from www.textnet.ca. No substitutions unless otherwise stated.

Required textbook(s):

Textbook title: Fundamentals of Construction Estimating Author: David Pratt Publisher: Nelson Publishing Edition: 3rd ISBN: 9781439059647

Host college: CG

Not all courses are offered each term. Winter 2019 registration opens November 5, 2018. Spring 2019 registration opens February 4, 2019.