Classroom Courses - 680 Huronia Road, Barrie

Course 1 - February 1st and 2nd $1165.00 plus tax

Estimating Fundamentals

What is a Take-Off?
What is an Estimate?
Role of an Estimator
Setting up to Estimate
Estimating Tools and Forms
Methods of Estimating
Review of drawings and specifications
Organization of Estimate

Detailed Takeoff

Review Drawings and Specifications
Organization of Estimate
Measuring and Counting
Use of Forms

Layout and Estimate for

110 volt Receptacle Outlets for an Office
Lighting Fixtures and Switches for an Office
Lighting and Outlets for a Plant
Distribution and Feeders
400 amp Service Entrance

Pricing, Labouring and Summarizing

Listing of Material
Labour Units and Extension

- Material Pricing
- Labour Cost, development, how to use and adjust
- Non-Productive Labour
- Job Expenses
- Mark-up and Profit
- Job Closing
- Sales Techniques

Course 2 March 6th and 7th $1105.00 plus tax

Layout and Estimate for

600 Amp distribution
QMQB Panel board
CDP Panel board
600V Switchgear (Remove and Replace)
Bus Duct
Motor Control Center, Motor power and control wiring
5KV Service Entrance

Pricing, Labouring, and Summarizing

 Listing of material, pricing and suppliers quotes
Labour units, extensions, Non-productive labour & cost
Job expenses and sub-contracts
Mark up, profit and job closing
Quotation example
Change orders and extras on jobsites
Hourly cost of a vehicle and hourly charge out rates
Unit pricing

 Course 1 must be completed before taking Course 2.

Register and pay for Course 1 and 2 at the same time and pay only $2120.00. A savings of $150.00