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Estimating costs for projects and understanding tender documents
Course Service ID 1355
Funded Hours 40
CITB Subsidised Amount $490
Competency Standard CPCCBC4004A Identify and produce estimated costs for building and construction projects / CPCCBC4013A Prepare and evaluate tender documentation
Learning Outcomes

1 Read and interpret plans and specifications.

2 Identify and calculate labour costs.

3 Identify and establish physical resource requirements.

4 Develop estimated project costs.

Course Objectives

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to establish the estimated costs associated with the acquisition of materials and labour on building and construction sites, together with the application of relevant overhead costs and margins. Knowledge of physical resource and supplier identification, assessment of the availability of and requirements for skilled labour and application of appropriate codes, regulations and approvals gaining processes is essential. /
This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to evaluate contract specifications and information and to prepare tender documents associated with projects in the building and construction industries.

Knowledge of tender preparation and interpretation of project demands and requirements and the capability to bring together a body of diverse information are essential. How to find the information and present it in a manner that meets organisational needs in short timeframes is important, as is the ability to manage time effectively.


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