AIA's Essentials of Cost Management: Cost-Estimating Tools (RV-6843)

Start Date
06/22/2017
End Date
06/21/2019
Description
Gathering and successfully utilizing cost information can help prevent devastating project cost overruns. Cost estimating and cost management are both dependent on the availability of reliable, comprehensive, and current information.

This 1-hour interactive online course emphasizes how to gather and utilize cost information from internal information. The topics include:
•Interpreting cost information
•Using cost indexes
•Referencing published cost information
•Developing and maintaining cost data files
•Performing computer-assisted estimating

This course both identifies sources of cost information and describes methods by which to treat and manipulate that information to make it more useful. This course is part of the series AIA's Architect's Essentials of Cost Management.
Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Business Practices / Contracts / HR
Health, Safety and Welfare
No
Hours
1.0
Learning Outcomes
At the conclusion of this course, you will know the answers to the following questions:
•How do I interpret cost information?
•How do I use cost indexes?
•How do I reference published cost information?
•How do I develop and maintain cost data files?
•How do I perform computer-assisted estimating?
Instructors
Michael Dell'Isola
Website Registration
Course Codes
RV-6843
Provider
RedVector.com, LLC


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