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May 8-10, 2023

"Basic Estimating of Electrical Construction" - Workshop is scheduled for May 8 - 10, 2023.

The event to be held on Monday through Wednesday, May 8 - 10, 2023 will be held at the Hyatt Lodge Hotel.

Hyatt Lodge Hotel, 2815 Jorie Blvd., Oak Brook, IL 60523 (630) 568-1234.

Please join us for this ECA Research and Education Committee program!

Monday through Wednesday, May 8 - 10, 2023
"Basic Estimating of Electrical Construction"
Presented by Jim Johannemann, NECA Estimating Training Faculty Member.
 
Hyatt Lodge Hotel
2815 Jorie Blvd.
Oak Brook, IL 60523
(630)568-1234
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM (All three days)
 

Program description:

Small mistakes in an estimate can have a huge impact on your bid’s bottom line and this course provides the tools needed to be both comprehensive and competitive. This course will discuss the process for assembling an estimate including: developing material lists, applying labor unit data, material takeoff and application of direct job costs, overhead, and profit.

Following this course, participants will be able to:

  • List types of mistakes found when estimating electrical construction projects and how to avoid them
  • Describe the parts of an estimate
  • Explain the importance of establishing the true cost for a project
  • Develop an estimate to provide job management information
  • Discuss how labor units can be used to competitively bid projects
  • Explain the difference between a competitive bid and simply a low bid 

THIS PROGRAM IS ONLY FOR ECA MEMBERS!

Fee for the sessions is $200.00 per ECA member.

Basic Estimating Workshop May 5 - 10 2023
Jim Johannemann
NECA Estimating Training Faculty Member

Jim has 50+ years of experience in our Electrical Industry. He started as an indentured apprentice in 1969 and hasn’t worked at anything else since. He received his BA from the State University of New York. Jim progressed up the ladder working in the field for 24 years as an apprentice, journeyman, foreman, general foreman and superintendent. In 1993 he became a Vice President overseeing estimating and project management. It wasn’t long before he became the President & CEO of a regional contractor in charge of all operations. Jim was the President of NECA Hudson Valley Chapter. Some of Jim’s achievements include being a fellow in the NECA Academy of Electrical Contractors, Master Electrician licensed in New York City, New Jersey and Connecticut, a member of the National NECA Safety Task Force a member of the NECA Manual of Labor Units updating team and Faculty of the NECA Estimating Training.

Please click below to register soon as we need to reach the minimum number required to hold the session.

PLEASE CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!

Please contact the ECA with any questions at (708) 531-0022. We look forward to your participation with the program!  Thank you for your continued support of Association activities.

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Add to Calendar aCLuDhaqizCaPxAftmqF167204 05/08/2023 05/10/2023 true America/New York "Basic Estimating of Electrical Construction" - Workshop is scheduled for May 8 - 10, 2023. Please join us for this ECA Research and Education Committee program! Monday through Wednesday, May 8 - 10, 2023"Basic Estimating of Electrical Construction" Presented by Jim Johannemann, NECA Estimating Training Faculty Member.   Hyatt Lodge Hotel2815 Jorie Blvd.Oak Brook, IL 60523 (630)568-1234 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM (All three days)   Program description: Small mistakes in an estimate can have a huge impact on your bid’s bottom line and this course provides the tools needed to be both comprehensive and competitive. This course will discuss the process for assembling an estimate including: developing material lists, applying labor unit data, material takeoff and application of direct job costs, overhead, and profit. Following this course, participants will be able to: List types of mistakes found when estimating electrical construction projects and how to avoid them Describe the parts of an estimate Explain the importance of establishing the true cost for a project Develop an estimate to provide job management information Discuss how labor units can be used to competitively bid projects Explain the difference between a competitive bid and simply a low bid  THIS PROGRAM IS ONLY FOR ECA MEMBERS! Fee for the sessions is $200.00 per ECA member. Jim JohannemannNECA Estimating Training Faculty MemberJim has 50+ years of experience in our Electrical Industry. He started as an indentured apprentice in 1969 and hasn’t worked at anything else since. He received his BA from the State University of New York. Jim progressed up the ladder working in the field for 24 years as an apprentice, journeyman, foreman, general foreman and superintendent. In 1993 he became a Vice President overseeing estimating and project management. It wasn’t long before he became the President & CEO of a regional contractor in charge of all operations. Jim was the President of NECA Hudson Valley Chapter. Some of Jim’s achievements include being a fellow in the NECA Academy of Electrical Contractors, Master Electrician licensed in New York City, New Jersey and Connecticut, a member of the National NECA Safety Task Force a member of the NECA Manual of Labor Units updating team and Faculty of the NECA Estimating Training. Please click below to register soon as we need to reach the minimum number required to hold the session. PLEASE CLICK HERE TO REGISTER! Please contact the ECA with any questions at (708) 531-0022. We look forward to your participation with the program!  Thank you for your continued support of Association activities. Hyatt Lodge Hotel, 2815 Jorie Blvd., Oak Brook, IL 60523 (630) 568-1234.