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BLDT 1041 - Basic Estimating with Computer Applications

Construction Operations/Supervision Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

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

$510.91

Fall 2018

Below are three offerings of this course for the Fall 2018 term.

CRN 34703

Tue Sep 11 - Tue Nov 27 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 11 - Nov 27 Tue 18:30 - 21:30 BBY NE01 Rm. 335

Instructor

James Iversen

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$510.91

Notes

  1. No vacation requests or extentions. Construction experience and excel basics are recommended.

CRN 39389

Wed Sep 12 - Wed Nov 28 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 12 - Nov 28 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 BBY NE01 Rm. 333

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$510.91

Notes

  1. No vacation requests or extensions. construction experience and excel basics is recommended.

CRN 33969

Mon Sep 10 - Mon Dec 10 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 10 - Dec 10 Mon 18:30 - 21:30 BBY NE01 Rm. 336

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$510.91

Notes

  1. No class on Oct 8th or Nov 12th - STAT HOlidays - no vacation requests or extensions. construction experience and excel basics is recommended

This course offering is full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

Full

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

BLDT 1041 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

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

Books & Supplies

The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit bcit.ca/bookstore for more information.

Fall 2018

Books for Fall 2018 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Burnaby Bookstore

If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.

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Estimating In Building Construction Canadian Edition
Author Dagostino
Publisher Ph
Copyright 2007
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-0-13223-137-4
Price $204.95
Optional

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Fundamentals Construction Estimating (W/Cd Only)
Author Pratt
Publisher Cengage
Copyright 1919
Binding Hardback
ISBN 978-1-33739-939-5
Price $179.95
Optional

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Method Of Measurement Of Construction Works
Author Ciqs
Copyright 2006
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-89660-609-5
Price $54.95
Optional

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