Blueprint Reading and Estimating Level 2

The Bluprint Reading and Estimating Level 2 course is designed for contractors, office personnel and suppliers working in the construction industry who have work related experience in estimating and/or who have taken the Level 1 course.

Key learning points include:

  • Advanced understanding of drawings involving study of set of actual project documents.
  • Basic study of building construction and methods Understanding building materials.
  • Interpretation of general conditions.
  • Estimating construction costs - including Excavation, Concrete and Masonry.
  • Preparation of project tender.
  • Cost control during design and construction. Introduction to scheduling.

This course is Gold Seal Certified (3 credits). There is a written exam and graduates will receive a certificate from the Construction Institute of Canada.

Note: Additional registrations to this course receive a $25 discount each.

starts:
Apr. 4, 2017
ends:
Jun. 6, 2017
schedule:
Tue. 7pm – 9pm
where:
TCA, 70 Leek Cres. Richmond Hill, Ont
instructor(s):
Mr. Clint Kissoon
TCA member:
$475.00 + HST
non-member:
$575.00 + HST
I found the Blueprint Reading and Estimating course interesting and thorough. The course took us through the processes of reading drawings, identifying materials and producing estimates required to build. Clint, our instructor, was very knowledgeable and provided great support.

– Scott Hill

INSTRUCTOR: Prof. Clint Kissoon

Professor Clint Kissoon is a past President of both the Ontario and the Canadian Institute of Quantity Surveyors, and is currently the Chair of the School of Architectural Studies & the Angelo Del Zotto School of Construction Management George Brown College. He has also written two books: Cost Control for Contractors, and Estimating in Building Construction.