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October 20, 2018

Advanced Blueprint Reading for Commercial Construction

Date:

October 26, 2018

Schedule:

Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm

Location:

Sheraton West Des Moines
1800 50th Street
West Des Moines, IA 50266

Fee:

$225 (MBI Members)

Non-member Fee

$300 (Construction Update Network Members & Non-Members)

Brochure: 

** SOLD OUT **

Presenter: Brad Perkins, Construction Engineering, Senior Lecturer Iowa State University - Ames, IA

This course is a follow-up to the Master Builders of Iowa (MBI) Blueprint Reading for Commercial Construction and will present attendees with advanced plan reading skills as well as quantity take-off and estimating using the RSMeans Manual. The morning session will include an extensive concrete take-off activity and the afternoon session will include an extensive interior finishes take-off activity.

Learning Objectives:
• Identify key issues relating to plan reading for structural and architectural
plan sets in a commercial building
• Demonstrate an understanding of quantity take-off for concrete
• Demonstrate an understanding of quantity take-off for interior finishes
• Develop a basic understanding of estimating using the RS Means manual,
including material, labor, equipment, profit and overhead costs
• Develop an estimate for a commercial concrete project
• Develop an estimate for a commercial interior finishes project

Master Builder Designation - Project Management, 7

To be added to the waiting list for this course, contact Tom Fulcher at tfulcher@mbionline.com