Jul 21, 2024  
2023-24 Academic Catalog 
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ABT-120 - Building Construction Estimating

2 credits

“The single most important person on a Building Construction Project, without whom success is not possible, is the Building Construction Estimator.”

This class provides students an introduction to all aspects of Building Construction Estimating. Working with an experienced Estimator and Licensed Construction Supervisor, students will calculate quantity take offs, including: concrete, framing, mechnicals, finish details, energy efficient cost techniques, and much more. Students will work with plans and specifications from a recent building construction project. Lectures will cover direct, indirect, and general overhead costs, net profit and gross profit associated with building projects. Students will leave with the skills and understanding of how to perform detailed and accurate building construction estimates.


Corequisite(s): ABT-120L  

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