21 Hour Drywall and Metal Framing
Commercial Estimating Course
Who should take this course?
Our 21 hour Commercial drywall estimating course is geared toward students who have little or no estimating experience. Areas covered are drywall, taping, metal framing, insulation and ACT. Many companies send their people to this course because it is a great way to get them the knowledge that they need in order to make a transition towards becoming an estimator. This course is better suited to the person who has a company support system once the course is complete. Courses usually average 21 hours and in some cases may end a bit earlier or later, depending on the pace of students, how many questions are asked, etc.
What will you learn?
This intent of this course is to teach the fundamentals of print reading, takeoff and bid pricing procedures. All areas of Commercial drywall estimating are covered in a quick paced but in depth, highly interactive manner. You will take this class in the comfort of your own home or office and you may be given keyboard and mouse control. This is as real as it gets. You will learn how to use proven production rates, height factors, difficulty factors. You’ll also learn how to price odd items etc. Sections that will be covered are drywall, taping, metal framing, insulation and ACT.
How will you benefit?
There are numerous benefits to taking this course. You will learn to feel if your bid price is right. You will begin to think like an estimator. You will start to spot errors that were once hidden by lack of knowledge. You will be able to spot bad jobs before you bid them. Perhaps the biggest benefit of this course is the peace of mind that you'll get. There is a huge difference between wondering if a bid is correct and knowing that it is.