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Analyzing Construction Cost Estimates - Questions

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In this ARE 5.0 NCARB-approved Project Development and Documentation Exam Prep course you will learn about the topics covered in the ARE 5.0 PDD exam division. A complete and comprehensive curriculum, this course will touch on each of the NCARB objectives for the ARE 5.0 Project Development and Documentation Exam.

Instructor Mike Newman will discuss issues related to the development of design concepts, the evaluation of materials and technologies, selection of appropriate construction techniques, and appropriate construction documentation.

When you are done with this course, you will have a thorough understanding of the content covered in the ARE 5.0 Project Development and Documentation Exam including integration of civil, structural, mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and specialty systems into overall project design and documentation.

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So kind of having a reasonable number, you're gonna compare those different bids, and you're gonna try to understand what the best bid is out of that group of bids that you received. And then you're gonna mine it, you're gonna analyze them to make sure that not only is it the low bid, but that it's the best bid. So the first and kind of obvious answer is I'm gonna compare, when I get a bid in, I'm gonna compare it to the other bids.

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ARE 5.0 Project Development & Documentation Exam Prep

Duration: 36h 18m

Author: Mike Newman