Basic Construction Cost Estimating (Online)

If you're new to construction cost estimating or if you'd like to hone your skills as you learn best practices, this course is for you. This is an introductory level construction cost estimating course which empowers you to develop a total project cost. The sessions include guidance on the following topics:

  • work breakdown structure
  • reading construction documents (blueprints)
  • quantity takeoffs
  • crews and labor
  • equipment and material costing 
  • subcontractor costing
  • overhead
  • profit and bond calculations, and
  • owners costs for a total project cost

The 6 online sessions will take place on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 7:00 - 9:00 PM from April 6 through April 22.


AIA Credit Courses, New Course, Online, Technical and Professional Skills




  • Sterling College: 1 Continuing Education Unit ($130 additional)

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