Calculating the cost and duration of any activities in the construction field using RSMeans book
Cost and Duration of Installing formwork for Concrete
Project Management Basic Skills
Be able to read engineering drawings
For those who are looking to pursue a career as a construction estimator or construction planner, this course will be very helpful.
This course consists of an introduction to project management into construction world.
An intro to construction estimation will be presented with different methods used.
Quantity take off for concrete including how to calculate volume of concrete, weight of reinforcing bars, area of formwork, and volume of precast concrete will be presented .
A solved example on how to calculate the area of formwork will be presented.
An assignment for formwork quantity take off will be asked.
Cost and duration Estimation using RSmeans method will be presented with two solved examples. From this example, it can be seen how to calculate the cost and duration of an activity and thus an entire project.
Another assignment for cost and duration estimation will be asked using the RSMeans method.
Who this course is for:
People working in Construction Management Industry
Students looking to work as construction estimator, construction scheduler, superintendent, assistant project manager, and project manager
I have been in the construction management field since 2012. I admire the world of engineering and all its details. I am certified as a project management professional since 2017. I have done my master's in structural engineering and construction management in 2019. I am working now as an assistant project manager in New York City. Open to learn new things in the engineering world and always welcomed for new challenges.