• Construction Estimating 1 BLDG 9089

    CIQS Gold Seal

    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 online Construction Estimating 1 course.

    Note(s)

    Course Accreditation:

    This is a Canadian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (CIQS) accredited course (subject #202) and a Gold Seal accredited course (7 credits). Learn more about these accreditations by checking out our Electrical Estimating Certificate (or our Mechanical Estimating Certificate) and our Canadian Construction Association Gold Seal Credit Courses.

    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.