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Introduction to Bidding & Estimating

Held over two consecutive days, this course is designed for new contractors as an introduction to construction bidding and estimating, as well as for experienced contractors who are looking to fine tune those skills.  This information packed weekend will cover how to accurately prepare different types of estimates that are used to bid on everyday construction projects.

Bring your laptop and learn how to use Excel to build your own estimating programs, accurately prepare change orders, and how to prepare the AIA application for payments.

This class will involve discussions and easy to understand examples about real world construction projects. Students will work on sample bidding projects and leave with a practical template for use in the real world of construction.  This is an excellent opportunity to benefit a contractor’s career, obtain more work, and maintain profit margins.

Why contractors and contracting students take this course:

  • It is great for exam prep for those who did not have an opportunity to be part of the bidding team
    • We will review all construction math basics enabling you to understand & solve any construction math problem
  • Gain a real understanding of the bidding process, takeoffs, and change orders
  • This is a real benefit to students once they obtain their contracting license
    • You will prepare competitive and professional bids that will help you get more work and NOT lose money!
  • Prepare accurate and professional change orders that won’t get rejected and won’t cost you money
  • Prepare professional and accurate AIA applications for payments

Tuition: $379  (Includes an estimating workbook)

NOTE: This class requires you to bring your laptop. Please fully charge your laptops before coming to the class.

October 2020
10/24 - 10/25 East Orlando 2 Days 9:00 am-5:00 pm
November 2020
11/07 - 11/08 Tamarac (Broward) 2 Days 9:00 am-5:00 pm
 

South Dade (Doral)

11250 N.W. 20TH STREET
Miami, FL 33172

1-800-732-9140

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North Miami

3577 N.E. 163RD STREET
North Miami, FL 33160

1-800-732-9140

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Tamarac (Broward)

5600 HIATUS ROAD
Tamarac, FL 33321

1-800-732-9140

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Boca Raton

2600 N. MILITARY TRAIL
Boca Raton, FL 33431

1-800-732-9140

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West Palm Beach (Lantana)

6216 S. Congress Avenue
Lantana, FL 33462

1-800-732-9140

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Stuart

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1706 NW FEDERAL HWY
Stuart, FL 34994

1-800-732-9140

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East Orlando

3505 Lake Lynda Dr Building 300
Orlando, FL 32817

1-800-732-9140

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North Orlando

N-Orlando
1912B Lee Rd Suite C1
Orlando, FL 32810

1-800-732-9140

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Tavares

3001 State Road 19
Tavares, FL 32778

1-800-732-9140

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Location is only open when there is a class scheduled. Location cannot provide student services like textbook pickup, grading or fingerprinting.


Lake Nona

8236 Lee Vista Blvd.
Orlando, FL 32829

1-800-732-9140

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Location is only open when there is a class scheduled. Location cannot provide student services like textbook pickup, grading or fingerprinting.


Kissimmee/St.Cloud

2262 E. Irlo Bronson Memorial Hwy (US192)
Kissimmee, FL 34744

1-800-732-9140

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Vero Beach

3250 67th Street
Vero Beach, FL 32967

1-800-732-9140

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Deland

421 N Woodland Blvd.
Deland, FL 32723

1-800-732-9140

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Orlando Elks Lodge

12 N. Primrose Dr.
Orlando , FL 32803

1-800-732-9140

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