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Habilidades que você terá

Cash FlowCostCost ControlCost Estimate
Programa de cursos integrados
100% online

100% online

Comece imediatamente e aprenda em seu próprio cronograma.
Prazos flexíveis

Prazos flexíveis

Redefinir os prazos de acordo com sua programação.
Nível iniciante

Nível iniciante

Horas para completar

Aprox. 25 horas para completar

Sugerido: 7 hours/week...
Idiomas disponíveis

Inglês

Legendas: Inglês

Programa - O que você aprenderá com este curso

Semana
1
Horas para completar
26 minutos para concluir

Construction Cost Estimating and Cost Control Overview

Professor Odeh describes the course and provides an overview of what will be covered. Also covered is an introduction to Construction Cost Estimating and Cost Controls. ...
Reading
1 video (Total 11 min), 1 leitura
Reading1 leituras
Course Survey10min
Horas para completar
27 minutos para concluir

Understanding Design in the Construction Industry

Ian Taylor, project manager for Turner and Townsend, introduces the stages of design in a construction project. ...
Reading
1 video (Total 12 min), 1 teste
Quiz1 exercício prático
Understanding Design10min
Horas para completar
3 horas para concluir

Introduction to the Types of Cost Estimates

Professor Odeh describes the types of cost estimates in a construction project. Also covered in this module are the tools and methods used to create estimates. ...
Reading
3 videos (Total 30 min), 2 testes
Video3 videos
Cost Indices10min
Cost-Capacity Factor11min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Cost Estimates Quiz10min
Horas para completar
2 horas para concluir

Quantity Take-Off and Measurement

James Sneath, Associate Director of Cost Management for Turner and Townsend, and Ian Taylor, Project Manager for Turner and Townsend, discuss Quantity Take Off and Measurement. Estimating cut and fill costs is taught along with a detailed example of using cut and fill software. Also covered in this module is the topic of deep foundations, concrete foundations and structural steel, measurement, masonry, glass curtain wall, facade and wall finishes....
Reading
14 videos (Total 116 min), 1 teste
Video14 videos
Facade / Wall Finishes / Measurement Overview9min
Cut and Fill Process and Equipment5min
Cut and Fill Takeoff5min
Cut and Fill Software5min
Introduction to Deep Foundations8min
Concrete Foundation and Concrete Properties13min
Concrete Formwork6min
Concrete Takeoff: Parking Lot Example7min
Concrete Takeoff: Skyscraper Example9min
Quantifying rebar Walkthrough6min
History of Structural Steel10min
Steel Sections in Design9min
Structural Steel Takeoff Example9min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Quantity Take-Off and Measurement14min
Semana
2
Horas para completar
1 hora para concluir

Pricing

James Sneath, Associate Director of Cost Management for Turner and Townsend, discusses pricing, labor costs and equipment costs. Topics include, cost materials, formwork, reinforcing steel and concrete. Money component and productivity component is discussed in labor costs, as well as estimating equipment costs....
Reading
5 videos (Total 58 min), 1 teste
Video5 videos
Concrete Material: Reinforcing Steel and Concrete4min
Money Component6min
Productivity Component and Examples13min
Estimating Equipment Costs12min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Pricing18min
Horas para completar
1 hora para concluir

Building the Estimate

James Sneath, Associate Director of Cost Management at Turner and Townsend, Inc., illustrates how to build an estimate. Sneath does a deep dive into a schematic design project. ...
Reading
6 videos (Total 53 min), 1 teste
Video6 videos
Design Estimate project8min
Schematic Design Estimate Demo9min
Schematic Design: A Deeper Dive4min
Building and Finalizing the Estimate9min
Checks and Due Diligence10min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Building the Estimate8min
Horas para completar
1 hora para concluir

Procurement

James Sneath, Associate Director of Cost Management for Turner and Townsend, discussed the procurement stage of a construction projects and they typical involvement of a cost manager or cost estimator. ...
Reading
2 videos (Total 20 min), 1 teste
Video2 videos
Bid Stage, Bid Returns and Levelling12min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Procurement14min
Horas para completar
1 hora para concluir

Post Contract and Cost Estimation within a Project

James Sneath, Associate Director of Cost Management for Turner and Townsend Construction, discusses post contract and cost estimation with a construction project. Also covered in this module are cost reporting, change orders and communication and meetings....
Reading
3 videos (Total 35 min), 1 teste
Video3 videos
Cost Reporting Examples13min
Change Orders and Communication7min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Post-Contract Quiz12min
Semana
3
Horas para completar
1 hora para concluir

Construction Cost Control Methods

Professor Odeh introduces construction cost control and the work segments contained in a project. ...
Reading
2 videos (Total 20 min), 1 teste
Video2 videos
Defining Methods of Cost Control12min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Cost Control10min
Horas para completar
3 horas para concluir

Earned Value Method (EVM)

In this module, Professor Odeh goes deeper into the Earned Value Method of Cost Control. ...
Reading
5 videos (Total 57 min), 2 testes
Video5 videos
EVM Parameters11min
Performance Examples11min
EVM Favorable Performance12min
Calculating EVM12min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Earned Value Method10min
Horas para completar
29 minutos para concluir

Close Out Period

Ian Taylor, Project Manager at Turner and Townsend, Inc., introduces cost management close out and punch-list review. ...
Reading
2 videos (Total 19 min), 1 teste
Video2 videos
Close Out Activities13min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Close Out Period10min
Horas para completar
1 hora para concluir

Cost Estimation in Practice

James Sneath, Associate Director of Cost Management at Turner and Townsend, Inc., talks about cost estimation in general practice. The unit starts with tips in cost estimating and cost management and ends with a discussion of the international roles of cost managers. ...
Reading
3 videos (Total 26 min), 1 teste
Video3 videos
Tips in Cost Estimating and Cost Management9min
Roles and Responsibilities of Cost Managers9min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Cost Estimation10min
Semana
4
Horas para completar
2 horas para concluir

Project Cash Flow

Ben Miller, Project Manager at Gilbane Building Company, discusses contracts and cash flows. Revenues, expenses and how they impact projects as a whole will be covered....
Reading
12 videos (Total 107 min), 1 teste
Video12 videos
Accrual Method8min
Contractor Cash Flow6min
Charting Cash Flow3min
Calculating Billing7min
Payment Cycle6min
Payment Cycle Drivers5min
Payment Cycle Delays12min
Schedule of Value10min
Accelerating Revenue6min
Front Loading8min
Delaying Expenses15min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Project Cash Flow14min
Horas para completar
1 hora para concluir

Technology Trends in Cost Estimating and Cost Control

Kevin Labrecque, Senior Vice President at Harper Limbach LLC discusses technology trends in cost estimating and cost control. Topics include 5D Estimating Systems (BIM), estimating software, technology workflows, and implementation....
Reading
5 videos (Total 65 min)
Video5 videos
Estimating Software in Action12min
Workflows15min
Implementation Perspective15min
Next Steps8min
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Melhores avaliações

por ASDec 16th 2017

I thoroughly enjoyed the detailed explanations provided by Professor Odeh and the professionals from Turner & Townsend. My most favourite part was the lectures of Sam Spata and Ben Miller.

por SPJun 25th 2018

If you are having an civil engineering background or from the Management background you must right away take this course it was reall helpfu to widen my knowledge.

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Ibrahim Odeh, Ph.D., MBA

Instructor, Department of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, Columbia University
Director of Research and Founder, Global Leaders in Construction Management

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