Wednesday, June 3, 2020 at 5:30 PM EDT
Wednesday, July 8, 2020 at 8:30 PM EDT

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CFC ABC Office 
651 Danville Drive, Suite 200
Orlando, FL 32825

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Central Florida Chapter ABC 

Blueprint Reading

This six session, 18-hour introductory course will provide the blueprint fundamentals needed to help you organize and apply blueprint reading skills towards preparing accurate forecasts of the materials, labor and costs involved in a project. Class dates: June 3, 10, 17, 24, July 1, 8, 2020.

  • Introduction to construction drawings
  • Underlying principles of basic structure of buildings using commercial and residential drawings
  • Structural drawings
  • Construction documents
  • Working drawings
  • Blueprint fundamentals
  • Calculations and dimensions
  • Mechanical drawings
  • Architectural drawings
  • Civil and site drawings
  • Some quantity take-off

Who should attend:  Estimators, project administrators, administrative personnel, attorneys, people who deal with drawings, or anyone new to construction.

Instructor: Bob Nidzgorski, CPE Lifetime, VMA, CCHM, Director of Preconstruction at Austin Commercial, holds a master’s degree of Civil Engineering from the University of Michigan. Bob is a Certified Professional Estimator with the American Society of Professional Estimators and was awarded ‘Estimator of the Year’ in 2013. His experience covers a wide variety of general construction, design build, construction management deliverable methods as a project  manager or directing preconstruction.  Bob was presented the Frank E. Young Excellence in Education Legacy Award in 2017 by ASPE.