Complete Renewal Package #1 | Rhode Island

$79.00

This 5 hour complete package consists of 2 courses:

  • 2 Hour Fully Narrated Guidelines for Estimating #005-005
  • 3 Hour Fully Narrated Estimating and Bidding for Success #005-006
  • Includes Free Video Instructions on How to Market Your Construction Company on Social Media
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Description

Package Contents:

Guidelines for Estimating


COURSE SYLLABUS

Course Description

This 2-hour course is an introduction to the construction estimating process. Knowing how to apply and itemize costs for specific activities and materials, based on a set of plans and related professional resources, is key. The estimator who can visualize the project, and accurately determine its costs will become one of the most important persons in any construction company.


GUIDELINES FOR ESTIMATING

Estimating Self-Performed Work – 100 minutes

1. Concrete
2. Masonry
3. Steel
4. Carpentry
5. Thermal and Moisture Protection
6. Doors and Windows
7. Finishes
8. Specialties
9. Making a Profit

Final Assessment


Estimating and Bidding for Success

Builders License Training Institute
A Division of Certified Training Institute
e-mail:  info@licensetobuild.com


COURSE SYLLABUS

Course Description

This 3-hour course is an introduction to the construction estimating process. Although this course will be beneficial to junior estimators just entering the field, it will also help architects, engineers, and contractors become more familiar with how bids are prepared. The following material will explain the methods of construction delivery, different types of estimates, and the tools needed by the estimator to tender a bid.


BIDDING AND ESTIMATING

Methods of Construction Delivery – 10 minutes

1. General Contracts
2. Construction Management
3. Design Build

Types of Contracts – 10 minutes

1. Negotiated
2. Unit Price
3. Time and Material

Types of Estimates – 10 minutes

1. Conceptual
2. Budget
3. Assembly
4. Square Foot
5. Trade
6. Detailed Cost
7. Unit Price

Bid Documents – 30 minutes

1.  Invitation to Bid
2.  Bid Form
3.  Project Manual
4.  Project Drawings
5.  Bid Bonds

The Bid Team – 5 minutes

1. Owner’s Officer
2. Chief Estimator
3. Estimator’s Assistant
4. Subcontractor/Vendor Assistants

Structuring the Bid Program – 75 minutes

1. Identifying Work Scopes
2. Quantity Take-Off
3. Self-Performed Work
4. Labor Costs
5. Project Overhead
6. Alternates
7. Sub/Vendor Quotes
8. Request for Information
9. Substitution Request
10. Common Sources of Error

Assessment – 10 Questions


 Social Media Marketing for Construction Trades


Course Description

Learn the ins and outs of social media marketing from experts that work in both social media and the construction industry. Use these tools and tricks to upgrade your personal and professional profiles, drive leads, and increase business.


Course instructors will be available by email or telephone between 9am and 5pm Eastern Standard Time. They will assist you with questions regarding course content.

If you have any questions, please call us at 1-800-727-7104 or send an email to info@onlinecti.com. Email responses will usually be returned promptly, but guaranteed within one business day.

Student policies and procedures are always available by going to www.licensetobuild.com and scrolling to the bottom of the page (See Attendance, Privacy and Refund Policy).