Learn How to Effectively Estimate Your Construction Projects! Project success and contractor profitability commence with accurate estimates. The construction project estimator is one of the most important people in the contractor's organization. In this innovative course, you will become acquainted with building construction, cost estimating, and hands-on experience in cost estimate preparation. Topics include: Determining the cost estimates in building construction; Building construction surveying from plan to speculation; Unit prices; Lump-sum estimates; Job sites overhead; General overhead; Bidding procedures. Participants will receive a Pace University Certificate of Completion.