On-Line / Home Study Module Based Electrical Estimating Course

In Electrical Contracting Articles, Electrical Estimating Articles, ramblings by David Parden

DBP Electrical Consulting is proud to announce that as of January 2014 it will be offering module based on-line / home study electrical estimator training. This training will provide everything you need to get you on your way to becoming a professional electrical estimator! The individual modules can be purchased separately to help reduce the out of pocket expense but have to be purchased in the sequential order. Listed below is a general outline of what is being offered. A full course description will be available online in January

Module #1 – Getting Started

 The basics for what you will need to know and what you will need to have to get started

Module #2 – Discovery Process

 A process for discovering the scope of work required to provide a complete and accurate estimate

Module #3 – Preparing Bills of Material

A process for putting together a properly formatted bill of material and how to deal with suppliers and sub contractors

Module #4 – The Take-Off

Module 4 is the meat and potatoes of the estimate. Module 4 is a multi part module

Module #5 – Finalizing The Estimate

Putting it all together and establishing a final sale price