Essentials of Project Modeling and Estimating, Class E-101

After taking in feedback from our participants, we have enhanced our Estimating 101 two day course with additional hands-on exercises and content to ensure we meet the requirements of today’s estimators.

  • Course includes a mixture of classroom-based presentations with at least 70% hands-on time and practice exercises.
  • All exercises and concepts are included in a new User Manual that you will keep for reference once the class is over.
Our Price:  $1,100 USD
Course Length: 2 day
Professional Development and Continuing Education Units
Earns 16-20 PDUs
PMI Program Number – E101
After successful completion of the E101 course you will receive HD certification and may be eligible for 16 – 20 hours of PDU’s towards maintaining your Project Management Institute (PMI) certification.
Learning Outcomes
  • System Navigating and data customization
  • Data setup, including library data, resources, assemblies
  • Cost estimating basics
  • Basics of markup and bid pricing
  • Intro to quote management, BidWizard, and reproduction
  • Reporting
Intended Audience
New HD users who need to build a solid foundation or an existing user who needs a refresher or maximize their current knowledge with the tool.
Areas of Instruction
  • Core Estimating Concepts
  • The Bid Proposal Process
  • Price Structure
  • Cost Breakdown Structure (CBS)
  • Cost Details
  • Navigation
  • Data Customization
  • Quote Management – Evaluate Sub-Vendors / Ability to Make Last Minute Changes
  • BidWizard and Reproduction
  • Basics of Mark-Up and Pricing
  • Reporting
  • Implementation of Software, Including Library Data, Resources and Assemblies
  • Increasing Efficiency and Effectiveness
  • Reducing Project Costs
  • How to Increase the Bid Process
  • How to Increase Revenue
  • Job Bidding Decisions

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