Trained estimators are an essential part of the construction industry, one of the largest sectors of Canada’s economy. Uncover this vital industry by exploring the estimation processes that are used during road construction. Examine contract documentation, different types of contracts, bonding, units of measurement, equipment depreciation, project costing, tender preparation, and payment schedules for underground and surface works constructions. Apply estimation techniques and calculations that are specific to road building and heavy construction.
With the skills that you gain in this course, you will be able to provide an overview of the processes required to obtain accurate and reliable project cost estimates.