Independent of the Benchmark Estimating Software, this training course teaches you the theoretical side of estimating. Initially developed for Government bodies, this course is designed to be run in your office and can accommodate up to 20 trainees.

By the end of the Fundamentals of Estimating Workshop participants will have an understanding of:

  • The value of good estimating
  • What makes a good estimate
  • The different levels of estimating and the approach required for each
  • Sound estimating techniques including:
    • Quantity takeoffs
    • Supplier enquiries
    • Normal estimating production rates
    • Direct Cost Assessments
    • Indirect Cost Assessment
    • Contingencies
    • Overheads
    • Profit

Contact us to find out more about this course or find out about our other training courses.