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BLDC 2300 - Estimating 2

Building Construction Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

BCIT is planning for a substantial return to on-campus activity for the Winter 2022 term as informed by BC Provincial Health Officer guidelines. Refer to each course listing for details.

Course Details

Continues from the studies introduced in BLDC 1300 and covers the construction details found in more sophisticated structures. Expands on the topics of BLDC 1300 and introduces sections 5, 6 and 7 covered by the CIQS Standard Method of Measurement in preparation for the CIQS Exam 202.

Prerequisite(s)

BLDC 1300

Credits

3.0

Cost

$508.80 - $545.63 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Winter 2022

Below are two offerings of this course for the Winter 2022 term.

CRN 42991

Wed Jan 05 - Wed Mar 23 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 05 - Mar 23 Wed 18:45 - 21:45 BBY NE01 Rm. 331

Instructor

Ray Wong

Course Outline

Cost

$545.63

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

In Progress

CRN 86599

Mon Jan 10 - Mon Apr 04 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 10 - Apr 04 Mon 18:45 - 21:45 Online

Instructor

Ajmer Sekhon

Course Outline

Cost

$508.80

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. There will be no class February 21 statutory holiday. ***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, scheduled 6:45pm - 9:45pm PST each Monday 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.

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check back next term, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

In Progress and Full

Learning Outcomes

Read and interpret information on specific construction drawings to:

  • Measure the structural and architectural work required for tendering on Stipulated Sum Contracts.
  • Differentiate the Work into General Contractor's and the various Sub-trades.
  • Prepare appropriate checklists, preliminary calculations, and take-off of the General Contractors work.
  • Prepare appropriate checklists, preliminary calculations, and take-off of the work of the required sub-trades.
  • Apply the principles and techniques of measuring work items on standard quantity sheet forms in a systematic approach.
  • Confidently write the CIQS Method of Measurement Exam.

Effective as of Fall 2003

Related Programs

BLDC 2300 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Architectural and Building Technology
    Part-time   Certificate
  2. Building Construction Technology
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  3. Building Design and Architectural CAD
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  4. Construction Estimating
    Part-time   Certificate

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