Registration: 8:00 - 8:30 am
Morning Session: 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
Lunch (On your own): 12:00 - 1:00 pm
Afternoon Session: 1:00 - 4:30 pm
Producing Different Types of Cost Estimates
Purposes of and methodologies for cost estimates
• Design-build estimate
• Design-bid-build estimate
• Control estimate
• Conceptual estimate
Construction Estimating Resources and Processes
Estimating Labor, Equipment, Overhead and Profit
Estimating labor costs
Estimating for construction equipment costs
Estimating overhead costs
Estimating Construction Materials and Services
Earthwork and excavation
Estimating Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing
Using Construction Estimating Software
Review of industry-standard software
Who Should Attend
Non-Credit Continuing Ed. (WA)
6.5 PDHs (Other States)
6.5 HSW PDHs
6.5 AIA LU|HSW
Non-Credit Continuing Ed.
Continuing Education Credit Information
This seminar is open to the public and offers a 6.5 hours continuing education opportunity to Washington professional engineers (not required for license renewal), which will qualify for 6.5 PDHs in all other states. This course offers a 6.5 HSW PDHs to Washington architects. Educators and courses are not subject to preapproval in Washington.
This seminar approved by the American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System for 6.5 LU|HSW (Sponsor No. J885. Only full attendance is reportable to the AIA/CES. Visit www.halfmoonseminars.org for complete AIA/CES information under this course listing.
HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education sponsor for engineers in Florida, Indiana (License No. CE21700059), Maryland, New Jersey (Approval No. 24GP00000700), North Carolina, and North Dakota. HalfMoon Education is deemed an approved continuing education sponsor for New York engineers and architects.
This course offers a non-credit continuing education opportunity to construction contractors. It has not been approved by any state contractor board with mandatory continuing education.
Attendance will be monitored, and attendance certificates will be available after the seminar for most individuals who complete the entire event. Attendance certificates not available at the seminar will be mailed to participants within fifteen business days.
AIA Provider Statement:
HalfMoon Education Inc. is a registered provider of AIA-approved continuing education under Provider Number J885. All registered AIA/CES Providers must comply with the AIA Standards for Continuing Education Programs. Any questions or concerns about this provider of learning program may be sent to AIA/CES (firstname.lastname@example.org or (800) AIA 3837, Option 3).
This learning program is registered with AIA/CES for continuing professional education. As such, it does not include content that may be deemed or construed to be an approval or endorsement by the AIA of any material of construction or any method or manner of handling, using, distributing, or dealing in any material or product.
AIA continuing education credit has been reviewed and approved by AIA/CES. Learners must complete the entire learning program to receive continuing education credit. AIA continuing education Learning Units earned upon completion of this course will be reported to AIA/CES for AIA members. Certificates of Completion for both AIA members and non-AIA members are available upon request.
Course Title: Construction Cost Estimating.
Delivery Method: Live
Course Description: This is a 6.5 hour live lecture presentation with the instructors and students together in the same room. It will be conducted in a handicap-accessible conference room with ample seating space and writing surface for all attendees. Bound written materials, authored by the faculty, will be distributed to all participants at the program. Attendance will be monitored and reported to AIA/CES. This course covers types of estimates, estimating resources and processes, estimating labor, equipment, overhead, materials and services, mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and profit.
Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to assemble a competent estimate team, describe the estimating process, and utilize data resources to produce complete and accurate estimates for project owners.
Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to estimate the costs of mechanical, electrical, and plumbing systems.
Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to identify and describe the different types of cost estimates (design, bid, and control) and will be able to realize the benefits of complete and accurate estimates for their clients and the design professional.
Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to estimate construction materials and services, including earthwork, pavements, concrete structures, wood structures, steel structures, masonry, floors, roofing, interiors and finishes.
LUs: 6.5 LU Type: LU|HSWs.
Prerequisites: Familiarity with construction cost budgeting and estimation of construction costs.
Advance Preparation: None
Program Level: Intermediate
Course Expiration Date: 12/14/2019
Complaint Resolution Policy:
Complaints regarding this course can be emailed to email@example.com or by calling (715) 835-5900. A HalfMoon Education representative will respond within 72 hours to resolve the complaint, which will include, but not limited to, access to another CE activity at no or reduced cost or a full or partial refund. Each instance will be resolved on a case-by-case situation.