This is an online, Instructor Led Training scheduled for 2 hours per day for 4 days.
This course is designed for professional estimators aiming to improve their projects estimates with the Trimble GCEstimator™ Suite which incorporates best-of-breed estimating and takeoff solutions designed to increase efficiency, win more work, and maximize profitability of projects before, during and after construction. With a single knowledge base that captures your company’s estimating methods, your work will be delivered faster and with absolute confidence.
This instructor-led online training class follows Adult Learning Principles, with plenty of interaction, hands-on practice, and supporting documentation to engage all learners. The main differentiator from other online classes you might have attended, is that we actually give you hands-on access to our training environment so you gain first-hand experience navigating our products.
Each attendee also receives a soft copy of a training manual with conceptual descriptions, workflow diagrams, step-by-step instructions for hands-on exercises and review questions to benchmark your understanding. You leave class with the confidence to take your investment to the next level for your organization.
Key Features Covered in this Course Include:
- Document Controller
- Issues List
- Takeoff Manager
- Takeoff Quantity Analysis
- WinEst Estimate Setup
- Adding Items and Assemblies
- Automating the Takeoff
- Filters and Work Breakdown Structures
- Special Views
You will be assigned a login to a virtual machine in our training environment, so you must have a computer with Windows OS or access to Remote Desktop Connection.
- If you are not familiar with the Remote Desktop Connection, please contact the instructor prior to class to help you get set up.
- You will need 2 monitors, so you can watch the instructor on one monitor while you perform the exercises on the other.
It is also a good idea to download the Training Manual for this class ahead of time, so that you can take notes as you follow along.