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Basic Estimating with Computer Applications BLDT 1041

Construction Operations/Supervision Part-time Studies Course

Course details

Covers basic components and requirements for sound estimating procedure emphasizing method and accuracy and in preparation for applying material and labour prices.

Prerequisite(s)

  • Familiarity with Windows and Excel Basics.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$519.05

Course offerings

Fall 2022

Below are two offerings of BLDT 1041 for the Fall 2022 term.

CRN 39389

Duration

Wed Sep 07 - Wed Nov 23 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 39389
  • $519.05
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 07 - Nov 23 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 Online
Instructor

TBD

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$519.05

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. No vacation requests or extensions. construction experience and excel basics is recommended. Also strong math skills are recommended or take BLDT 1011 Applied Cstr Math prior to taking this course. This offering is online - students must logon at designated times each week. Information on how to login etc will be sent by instructor to your my.bcit.ca account 7-10 days prior to course start
Status

CRN 36425

Duration

Thu Sep 08 - Thu Nov 24 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 36425
  • $519.05
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Nov 24 Thu 18:30 - 21:30 Online
Instructor

TBD

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$519.05

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. No vacation requests or extentions. Construction experience and excel basics are required. Also good idea to take BLDT 1011 Applied Cstr Math prior to taking this course as math skills are required... Please check registration page re instructions re online or in class bby campus. Also check BCIT.CA main web page for updates and also check your my.bcit.ca email .
Status

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Interpret construction drawings and specifications for all divisions 1 through 16 for quantity take-off.
  • Determine scopes of work for quantity take-off.
  • Lay out industry-standard spreadsheet quantities.
  • Take off into categories for costing.
  • Use Excel as a computer spreadsheet application for data entry, data manipulation and summary consolidation.

Effective as of Fall 2003

Related Programs

Basic Estimating with Computer Applications (BLDT 1041) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Construction Estimating
    Certificate Part-time
  2. Construction Operations
    Associate Certificate Part-time

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