- International Fees
International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
Introduction to measurement of construction work, with a brief review of reading construction drawings and specifications. Specific study of methods of measurement techniques applicable to site work (excavation), concrete and masonry quantity take-offs.
- No prerequisites are required for this course.
$530.25 - $571.11 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.
Below are two offerings of BLDC 1300 for the Fall 2023 term.
Tue Sep 05 - Tue Nov 21 (12 weeks)
- 12 weeks
- CRN 47093
Class meeting times
|Sep 05 - Nov 21||Tue||18:45 - 21:45||Online|
- Internet delivery format.
This course is eligible for students to receive funding through the StrongerBC Future Skills Grant at www.bcit.ca/financial-aid/strongerbc-future-skills-grant/. Students will register for the course themselves, and then apply for the StrongerBC Future Skills Grant to cover payment (if eligible). ***This is not a self-paced course. There will be specific time lines for assignments and exams.*** You will require a stable internet connection, a laptop or desktop computer for this course. You must also have an e-mail address and access to a computer capable of downloading basic documents. Students will participate in weekly "Virtual Classroom" sessions, at the above scheduled class time for the 12 weeks of the course. Important course information will be sent to registered students closer to course start date. Make sure your email address on your student account is correct and up to date. Required Resources: - Estimating Quantity Sheets (Instructor will provide) - Computer with internet access; Strongly Recommended: - Printer - Scanner
Thu Sep 07 - Thu Nov 23 (12 weeks)
- 12 weeks
- CRN 33795
Class meeting times
|Sep 07 - Nov 23||Thu||18:45 - 21:45||Burnaby NE01 Rm. 329|
This course is eligible for students to receive funding through the StrongerBC Future Skills Grant at www.bcit.ca/financial-aid/strongerbc-future-skills-grant/. Students will register for the course themselves, and then apply for the StrongerBC Future Skills Grant to cover payment (if eligible).
Read and interpret information on construction drawings to:
- Prepare estimate work items checklists in accordance with industry MasterFormat Divisions.
- Prepare appropriate preliminary calculations for an estimate.
- Apply principles and techniques of measuring work items on standard quantity sheet forms.
- Extend and summarize work item final quantities in preparation for pricing.
- Comprehend the roles of estimates and estimators in the building development and construction process.
Effective as of Fall 2003
Estimating 1 (BLDC 1300) is offered as a part of the following programs:
School of Construction and the Environment
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