Digital Construction Costing with Planswift
Do quantity takeoffs and construction project cost estimation consume your time? While it should be generating revenue for you? Are you estimating more work to get the same amount of work? Do you need to be more efficient and faster in your quantity surveying tasks? Worry no more, this technology course is here to save you.
Planswift we train is intended to increase accuracy, save time, and profit in your construction projects. Start to generate quantity takeoffs in digital ways to win more work with competitive bids based on accurate estimates generated from integrated takeoffs and quantities and automatically.
We will strongly train you on how to create conceptual estimates for feasibility studies, resulting in a range of detailed estimates that help to win tenders and develop sound budgets. Budgeting, resource planning, time phasing, progress and performance measurement, earned value management, cost and schedule analysis, change management, risk tracking, money allocation, forecasting, and reporting are all required processes.
We train you on how to use technology to change and improve every operation. Professionals in quantity surveying and construction costing have been struggling with manual calculations and memorizing formulas while sitting at their office desks with a calculator, pen, and bulk of drawings. Are you one of them?
Stop using traditional methods and start using technology that will allow you to perform like a master of your job in this modern economy. Traditional methods QSs have been using are insufficient to control, validate, or standardize any of the inputs or formula calculations within each estimate; a better, more accurate estimate is required.
Start this training led by software certified trainer with unbeatable experience as a senior quantity surveyor. This course will teach you how to use Planswift to create outstanding Bills of Quantities, time-phased budgets, and forecasts, and measure project performance and productivity using cost, hour, and quantity control elements in the simplest way possible.
Who is this course for?
To be able to succeed in this course, regardless of your industry, you must be proficient in computer use. To join this course, you must be or be related to:
- Quantity surveyors
- Civil engineers,
- Construction contractors
- Cost engineers
- Construction managers
- Planning Engineers
- Construction Estimators
- Professional Realtors
If you do not fall into one of the above categories, Nziza Global will not be responsible for your learning experience.
What will you learn
To generate complex quantities from PDF documents, JPG images, or AutoCAD drawing files, using customized formulas.
Takeoff once and generate multiple quantities.
Extract quantities to create a Bill of Materials in a few minutes.
Collaborate on the same estimation and historical databases.
Elimination of project risks through cost alignment between estimates and budgeted costs.
Using cost, hour, and quantity control elements to measure performance and productivity.
Planning and controlling your resources with staffing plans.
Measure progress using configurable, milestone-based metrics.
Identify potential issues using real-time forecasting and variance analysis processes.
Connecting Planswift software and MS excel for an automated linkage between quantities and standard item descriptions.
- 58 Lessons
- 04:34:31 Hours
QS Samuel is a registered quantity surveyor, with a master’s degree in
Real Estate Finance and Construction Management. Attempting to take his career
to the international level, Samuel has been admired by multinational
corporations; he began his career as a member of the contract management team
at UK’s giant PM Company named “Turner and Townsend” on the project of the new
BUGESERA International Airport, where he worked as a Claims and Variations
After a year of outstanding performance, the company promoted him to cost manager, where he worked for 5 months. Samuel left this British behemoth to work as a quantity surveyor for RA International, another UK giant at its offices in Somalia, where he is currently in charge of digital Quantity Take-offs, Tender Management, Project Planning and Scheduling, Cost Management, Tender Control, Building Information Modeling (BIM), Subcontracts Management, Construction Cost Control, and Project Management for three African countries with his office in Mogadishu.
When it comes to digital skills, Samuel is sharp and dynamic; he has
obtained various professional certifications in quantity surveying and project
management software such as Planswift, MS Project, Primavera, and Synchro 4D,
in which he has advanced practical experience.