The ability to effectively prepare for a project is vital to the success of any business. Project preparation consists of multiple processes that work together and, when performed effectively, enable you to increase your efficiency, achieve greater client satisfaction, enhance team and vendor relationships and protect profitability. This course provides you with the knowledge and skills to perform two of the critical processes in project preparation: estimating costs and creating the schedule to complete the project.
As a graduate of this course, participants will be able to:
•Illustrate how estimating and scheduling work together to effectively set up the project
•Identify the fundamentals of estimating to identify the costs (not the selling price)
•Use spreadsheets and packaged estimating systems
•Identify the fundamentals of scheduling
•Illustrate the schedule as a key communication tool
This Course Qualifies For:
•6 AIA/CES LU
•6.0 CE for AIBD
•6 CE for all NAHB Designations except HCCP
Get the "Scheduling for Home Builders with Microsoft Project" ebook free ($27.99 value) through BuilderBooks.com when you register for this course at IBS!
How to Register:
Attendees must register separately for pre-show courses, which require an additional fee. If you are attending IBS, pre-show courses can be added during the IBS registration process. If you are not attending IBS you can register online in advance for a pre-show course only. Registration for pre-show courses will close in advance of the show. Limited onsite registration may be available on a first-come, first-serve basis.
NAHB Council Member Fee: $249
NAHB/NKBA Member Fee: $279
Non-Member Fee: $419