Taking Off Quantities & Bill Of Quantities (BOQ) Preparation
What you'll learn
- How to set up a Taking Off sheet on Microsoft Excel
- How to set up a BOQ template on Microsoft Excel
- How to read and interpret architectural drawings
- How to automate the process of Taking Off Quantities on Microsoft excel
- How to take off quantities for substructural works
- Complete take off for Superstructure, Hip Roof and Finishes (Walls, Ceilings, & Floors)
- Understand how to determine rates in the Bill of Quantities (BOQ)
- Learn to Take off and insert rates as well as quantities of Doors and Windows in the BOQ
- How to prepare the BOQ for superstructure, Roof, & Finishes
- Understand the concept of Provisional Sum (PS) in the Bill of Quantities (BOQ)
- Learn to Link the BOQ page on Microsoft excel to the Taking Off Sheet on Microsoft excel, hence, automating the measurement process
- Gain deep knowledge of Construction Estimation and work like a pro
- Know how to estimate Preliminaries, Contingencies and Value Added Tax
- Have Microsoft excel installed in your computer
- Be ready to learn new things
Welcome to the ultimate course on Construction Quantity Takeoff and Estimation!
Are you tired of spending countless hours grappling with complex construction projects, struggling to accurately determine the quantities of materials required and prepare precise bills of quantities? Look no further! Our comprehensive course is here to empower you with the skills and knowledge needed to excel in construction quantity takeoff and estimation.
Whether you're a budding construction professional, an experienced contractor, or even a passionate DIY enthusiast, this course is tailored to meet your needs. We have meticulously designed it to cater to all skill levels, ensuring that everyone can benefit from the invaluable expertise shared by our industry-leading instructors.
What can you expect from our course? Let's dive into the key features:
Master the Art of Quantity Takeoff: Gain a deep understanding of the fundamental principles behind quantity takeoff techniques. Learn how to accurately measure, count, and extract quantities from construction drawings and specifications using Microsoft Excel. The course will also teach you how you can automate your Excel spreadsheet to ease your subsequent taking-off procedures.
Bill of Quantities Mastery: Discover the secrets to creating comprehensive bills of quantities that serve as invaluable tools for cost estimation, tendering, and project management. We'll guide you through the step-by-step process of preparing detailed and professional bills of quantities.
Advanced Estimation Strategies: Take your estimating skills to the next level by mastering advanced techniques and methodologies used in the construction industry. Learn how to analyze project requirements, factor in labor, equipment, and overhead costs, and develop accurate estimates that win projects and maximize profitability.
Real-World Case Studies: Gain practical insights through real-world case studies that simulate actual construction scenarios. This course covers a wide range of work sections in residential building projects, ensuring you're equipped with the knowledge to tackle any challenge.
Ongoing Support and Community: Join our vibrant community of construction professionals, connect with fellow learners, and engage in discussions to enhance your learning journey. Our dedicated support team is always available to address your questions and provide guidance.
Career Advancement Opportunities: By completing our course, you'll gain a competitive edge in the construction industry. Enhance your resume, open doors to new job opportunities, and advance your career with the sought-after skills of a skilled quantity surveyor or estimator.
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Who this course is for:
- Quantity Surveyors
- Those who wants to pursue a career as a Quantity Surveyor/ Estimator / Cost Engineer
- Cost Engineers
- Civil Engineers
- Site Engineers
- Project Managers & Contractors
- Related Construction Professionals
Welcome to the Quantity Surveying Academy, a leading online academic powerhouse, tasked with empowering construction professionals Worldwide
The Quantity Surveying Academy is the premier destination for every construction professional seeking to excel in their roles and fulfill their duties with utmost proficiency. We help to equip individuals in the construction industry with the knowledge, skills, and expertise necessary to navigate the complexities of quantity surveying and other related fields of study, ensuring their success and contributing to the growth of the industry.
Trust is at the core of everything we do at Quantity Surveying Academy. We understand the significance of trust when it comes to selecting an educational platform to enhance your professional journey. With a proven track record of excellence, we have become the go-to source for aspiring and experienced quantity surveyors alike.
Why Choose Quantity Surveying Academy?
Unparalleled Expertise: Our instructors are renowned experts who possess deep industry knowledge and are committed to sharing their expertise with our students.
Comprehensive Curriculum: Our meticulously crafted curriculum covers every aspect of quantity surveying, ensuring a well-rounded and holistic learning experience. From fundamental concepts to advanced techniques, our courses are designed to cater to all skill levels and provide learners with the tools needed to excel in their roles.
Practical Learning: We believe in learning by doing. At Quantity Surveying Academy, we emphasize practical application through real-world case studies, interactive simulations, and hands-on exercises. This approach allows our students to develop the necessary skills and confidence to tackle challenges they may encounter in the construction industry.
Career Advancement: Whether you are a newcomer to the construction industry or a seasoned professional looking to advance your career, Quantity Surveying Academy provides the resources and support needed to achieve your goals. Gain a competitive edge in the job market, enhance your earning potential, and unlock new opportunities through our specialized courses.
Continuous Support: Our commitment to our students extends beyond the completion of their courses. Quantity Surveying Academy offers ongoing support, including access to updated course materials, industry insights, and a dedicated community forum. We are here to guide you throughout your professional journey.
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Embrace the opportunity to transform your construction career by enrolling in our courses on this platform. We are passionate about empowering construction professionals worldwide, helping them become familiar with the intricacies of quantity surveying, and fulfilling their duties with excellence.
Choose Quantity Surveying Academy and embark on a transformative educational journey that will propel your career to new heights. Trust in our expertise, dedication, and commitment to your success. Together, let's build a brighter future for the construction industry.