General Construction Cost Estimator

SAM Career Center
SAM Career Center

Detailed information

This course provides with Contraction Cost Estimating knowledge, including: General Estimating, Management Estimating, CSI Divisions, Projects, Estimating Software, Concept and Tools.
Method:In a classroom
Duration:3 Months
Accreditation:Licensed New York State Private Career School
Requirements:Basic computer knowledge
Internship:This Hands-on course do not required any Internship

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Course program

In this course the students are acquainted with the principles and practices of General Construction Cost Estimating. The present-day estimator must be ready to adjust to the changing requirements of his profession. Estimating construction cost is a very demanding endeavor, requiring full attention and intense study to make sure that all the conditions have been properly considered and priced. Estimating and preparing a bid is a result of a team effort.

The estimator is one of the most important people in a contractor organization! You will be trained in this course to become a successful estimator. Estimating construction costs consists of building the job on paper, including careful programming, selection of construction equipment, evaluation of the most productive method of construction, evaluating labor productivity, and assigning a real price to all elements: materials, selected labor cost, construction equipment needed, and all general expenses associated with the construction site. It presupposes that the plans and specifications for the project are complete to permit a detailed analysis of the specific work, its requirements, and pricing. Each team will receive a set of blueprints and specifications to analyze and bid the work. Construction field experience and reading the construction plans are essential for an estimator! It is probably your last chance to about the basics of the construction business before you step into the real world. Learning from mistakes is expensive and sometimes spells disaster.

HANDS-ON TRAINING: The expert instructors guide students through practical hands-on exercises that reinforce their General Construction Cost Estimating skills. Exercises included;
- General Notes, Blueprint reading and Specifications
- Scope of work per each division, Site conditions and basic requirements
- Material Take-offs, RS Means pricing methods
- Type of pricings per each division

Upon completing this course students will have skills in performing duties of General Construction Cost Estimator

Introduction to General Estimating; Introduction to Estimating Management; General estimating concepts; CSI Divisions and General Requirements; CSI division one to three; CSI division four to six; CSI division seven to nine; Project; CSI division ten to thirteen; CSI division thirteen to Sixteen; Project; Introduction to Estimating Software; Concept and Tools; Final Project

Course location

SAM Career Center

SAM Consulting Services, Inc. (d/b/a SAM Career Center) was founded in 1993 by a team of experienced Information Technology and Human Resources professionals. Over this period of time our firm has grown into one of the Tri-State area most respected job skills training and job readiness training organizations. Currently SAM Consulting Services is a registered in NY State Business School specializing in advanced Computer, Finance and Business training.

Among our most significant achievements are:
- Licensed as a New York State Business School
- Approved as a Vocational Type of Institution (Visa M-1) for Foreign students
- Approved by NYS Department of State as Real Estate Training Provider
- Approved as a Work Force Training Provider by State of New York and New Jersey
- Approved as a Training Institution of New York State Division of Veterans Affairs
- Approved as a Microsoft IT Academy in 2011
- Developed about 50 various IT and Business related programs

Our programs are selected on the basis of industry trends and ongoing market demands and continuously receive a high rate of employers satisfaction.

SAM Career Center offers various free classes and seminars, such as ESL courses and City Jobs preparation seminars.

In 1999 SAM Consulting Services, Inc. was merged with PowerSelf Corp, a placement and consulting services company to offer a full range of IT related services for its clients including Consulting, Development, Placement and Training.

Our contact information:

SAM Career Center
1723 East 12 Street, 3rd Floor,
Brooklyn, NY 11229
P: 718-648-3997 (Training), 718-769-1440 (Consulting)
F: 718-648-3888

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