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Construction Estimating Basics

This workshop exposes participants to the necessary basic components of construction estimating through the use of dynamic, fast-paced instruction designed to illustrate the entire estimating and bidding process.

Virtual Training

This course is OnDemand

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It may take up to 45 minutes for your course to be ready and enrolled.

Contact training@agc-ca.org if you have questions or require assistance.

Course Highlights

  • Learn and experiment with various methods of pricing work
  • Discover the basic components of every effective estimating system
  • Review spreadsheets and other tools of the trade
  • Develop work breakdown structures
  • Learn how to “feed” bid items
  • How to avoid ‘rookie’ mistakes
  • Understand overhead and profit
  • How to bid in the public sector
  • Build and use reliable cost data
  • Explore strategies for gaining and maintaining a competitive edge

Who should attend:

  • First time Estimators
  • Estimating Assistants
  • Those responsible for pricing and negotiating change orders

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