This is an online, Instructor Led Training scheduled for 2 hours per day for four 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 the 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. During this course, you will have hands-on access to our training environment so you can actively participate in learning and gain practical experience using GCEstimator.
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
Ken Regier has over 20 years of construction industry experience. He worked as a general contractor, technical support specialist, professional services manager, and is now the learning solutions consultant for GCEstimator at Trimble.
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.