• Cost Planning BLDG 9080

    CIQS Gold Seal Online

    Our Cost Planning course helps you build on your construction estimating knowledge. Learn cost planning and control in relation to the cycle of a construction project. Examine the various types of conceptual estimating, including a standardized approach to elemental cost estimating and analysis.

    Note(s)

    Course Accreditation:

    This is a Canadian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (CIQS) accredited course (subject #308) 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.

    Course Delivery Method:

    This is an online course. Make sure you are familiar with the basic technology requirements for online courses.

    Course Essentials:

    You must have Construction Budgeting and Elemental Cost Analysis in time for the first class. Both textbooks are available for purchase at the George Brown College bookstore (either on campus or online) or at the CIQS website.

    Exams:

    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.

    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.