• Construction Estimating 1 BLDG 9189

    CIQS Distance Learning Gold Seal Online

    Our Construction Estimating 1 course explores quantity surveying and estimating, including the critical role of the quantity surveyor/estimator in the tendering or bidding process. Learn the general principles and rules used to measure and cost construction work, and investigate estimating with electronic spreadsheets. Also check out our in-class Construction Estimating 1 course.

    Note(s)

    Course Accreditation:

    This course has been recognized as Gold Seal accredited training by the Canadian Construction Association (CCA) and as a CIQS credit course by the Canadian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (CIQS).

    Course Delivery Method:

    This is an online course. Refer to the basic technology requirements for online courses. Final exams for all Estimating and Quantity Surveying online courses and some Construction Studies online courses are held on the same date in each term. If you are planning to register for more than one course in the same term, email cetech_construct@georgebrown.ca before you register. The final exam for this course is held at our Casa Loma Campus in Toronto, Ontario. If you live too far away to come to that campus (200 km or more), email cetech_construct@georgebrown.ca after you register to arrange to have your exam supervised by an approved test centre.

    Prerequisite(s)

    You must know how to read construction drawings, be familiar with construction materials and methodologies, be skilled in Microsoft Excel and have an aptitude for basic mathematical calculations.

    Contact Information

    Some courses require you to purchase a textbook. The cost of the textbook is not included in the course fee unless otherwise indicated. If there is a textbook assigned for this course, it will be listed on the bookstore website.