Estimating Stage 1

Course Code NECEST001
Course Name Estimating Stage 1
Duration 1 day (8am-4pm)
Mode of Study On-Campus (Lygon Street) or Face-to-Face (Regional Victoria)
Next Intake 21/05/2018 to 21/05/2018 - see below for more dates

Estimating is a key component in establishing a successful contracting business. Knowing what to charge is only part of the equation. Knowing how long a job will take and what is involved in developing a quotation for a job is critical.

Course Dates

Please note: Course commencement is subject to numbers. Please refer to our refund policy for more information.
Time of day Start Date Availability
Estimating Stage 1
21/05/2018 to 21/05/2018 Register

This course reviews the methods and procedures commonly used in estimating, including assessing labour costs for installations along with other useful data for the electrical estimator.

The course covers knowledge and skills including:

  • The Estimator’s Attributes
  • The Estimate
  • Types of Plans & Symbols
  • The Tools of the Estimator
  • Electrical Estimating Terminology
  • Accuracy Required in Take-off
  • Reading the Specification
  • Specification Notes & Title Sheet
  • Estimating Modernisation Work
  • Residential Wiring
  • Conceptual Estimating
  • Project Budgeting
  • Costing of Small Jobs
  • Work Activity Records
  • Customer Relations
  • Quotation Letters.

Upon successful completion you may wish to complete Estimating Electrotechnolgy Project – Advanced Stage 2.

NECA Members – $400 pp

Non NECA Member – $425 pp

For company or group bookings please call us for a quote.

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