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Presenter: Ha Yeung (Henry) Yu, P.E., P. Eng., PMP, LEED Green Associate, CTS

Seminar Date:

Seminar Location: Online

This seminar is closed or full.

Agenda:

Introduction to Cost Estimating
Thursday, March 19, 2020, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM CDT



   Classifications of estimates and respective project design stages

  
   Direct and indirect costs

   
   Project documents and significance for estimating

   
   Blueprint reading skills (scales and projection of views)




Webinar Instructions

Each webinar session earns continuing education credit and can be registered for individually. All attendees must log-on through their own email – attendees may not watch together if they wish to earn continuing education credit. HalfMoon Education Inc. must be able to prove attendance if either the attendee or HalfMoon Education Inc. is audited.


Certificates of completion will be provided for each webinar attended and will be sent via email in PDF form about five business days after the conclusion of the series.


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Credit Information:

Who Should Attend

  • Architects
  • Engineers
  • Other

Engineers
     1.5 PDHs

Architects
     1.5 CE Hours

AIA
     1.5 LU|Elective


Continuing Education Credit Information

These live, interactive webinars are designed to qualify for engineer, architect and/or landscape architect continuing education credit in most states. Course participants need to be aware of any state continuing education restrictions/limitations on online learning. See each webinar listing for offered credits.

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 a New York-approved continuing education provider for engineers, architects and landscape architects via its registration with the American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System (Regulations of the Commissioner §68.14(i)(2), §69.6(i)(2)) and §79-1.5(i)(2).

The Erosion and Sediment Control series and the HEC-HMS series webinars have been approved by the Association of State Floodplain Managers for the indicated CECs.

Participation and knowledge retention will be verified for these webinar events. Certificates of completion will be provided upon successful completion of the quiz following the end ofeach webinar, and earned LUs (AIA/CES) and PDHs (LA/CES) will be reported by HalfMoon Education Inc.

Speakers:

Ha Yeung (Henry) Yu, P.E., P. Eng., PMP, LEED Green Associate, CTS

Mr. Yu is currently a Senior Cost Engineer at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey. He is a licensed professional engineer in New York State and the Provinces of Alberta and British Columbia, Canada. Mr Yu is a Project Management Professional (PMP), a LEED Green Associate and an AVIXA Certified Technology Specialist. He possesses extensive experience in planning and management for diversified domain construction projects ranging from medium to large-scale industries, and he has an in-depth understanding of engineering design and construction management. He also provides on-call service as a FEMA substantial damage estimator.

Mr. Yu’s areas of expertise includes heavy civil construction, cost estimating, value engineering, project scheduling, feasibility studies, risk assessment, asset management and lifecycle cost analysis. He has conducted cost estimating training programs by invitation of the New York City Economic Development Corporation, and has been teaching the cost estimating and project management lectures for more ten years for the New York City Local 3 electricians, plumbers, carpenters and workers of other trades at the SUNY Empire State College and the Mechanics Institute of the General Society of Mechanics and Tradesmen.

Tuition Costs:

Standard Tuition: $75.00
Online Tuition (pre-registration): $75.00

Each registration includes one copy of a manual prepared by the seminar speakers.

AIA Info:

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 (cesupport@aia.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: Introduction to Cost Estimating

Delivery Method: Live

Course Description: 

This 1.5 hour, live interactive webinar examines estimate classifications and project design stages, identifying and estimating direct and indirect costs, project document, blueprint reading scales.

Learning Objectives: 

Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to classify estimates according to respective project design stages.

Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to differentiate direct and indirect construction costs.

Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to review project documents and identify key information necessary to create accurate cost estimates.

Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to hone their plan reading skills to develop more accurate estimates.

LUs: 1.5                                                                                              LU Type: LUs.

Prerequisites: Familiarity with cost estimating

Advance Preparation: None

Program Level: Intermediate

Course Expiration Date: 11/07/2022

Complaint Resolution Policy:

Complaints regarding this course can be emailed to doug@halfmoonseminars.org 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.