Estimating Essentials

Training Providers: Master Builders Tasmania


Provides builders and trade contractors with the skills required to calculate overheads, on-costs and compile estimates for residential and low-rise commercial construction projects.

Topics covered include:

  • identify structural components and 'take off' quantities
  • identify and calculated labour, materials and sum-contract costs
  • identify and establish physical resource requirements
  • develop estimated project costs
  • generate a letter of offer (quotation)

Note: Participants will be provided with a copy of the spreadsheet but will require a laptop that is compatible with Microsoft Excel. (MBT does have some reserved laptops to borrow)

Cost: Members - $60 / Eligible non-Members - $90

Times: Held over 2 nights x 3 hour sessions

Email to register: Wendy or Amy