Project Estimating and Procurement
Brief Description
The short course in Project Estimating and Procurement presents you with a unique training experience in applying two of the ten Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) areas namely, Cost Management and Procurement Management directly to the construction and built environments. The course provides you with an extensive overview of aspects of estimating and pricing on projects, feasibility studies to ensure project success, project finance, cash flow and cost management, as well a sound knowlegde of procurement processes and practices in the construction industry. 
Successful completion of this course will be recognised towards the similar module presented on the Comprehensive Project Management Programme for Built Environment Practitioners (CPMP).
Learning Outcomes
After successfully completing the course, you will be able to apply two PMBOK knowledge areas, namely Cost Management and Procurement Management, in project implementation and planning.
Course Content
  • Project planning for construction projects
  • Introduction to property development
  • Principles of feasibility studies
  • Financial feasibility study
  • Project cash flow and S-curves
  • Estimating and pricing
  • Project cost management
  • Procurement processes
  • Project finance
  • Property law
  • Time-value of money
Please note: You will be required to bring your own laptop to the contact sessions. (Laptops can also be rented at an additional cost.)
Entry Requirements
Prospective delegates should at least have a National Senior Certificate (Grade 12) or equivalent qualification and/or relevant work experience in the built environment.
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Project and Risk Management
Who Should attend:
This course is ideal for you if you are seeking to upskill your project management proficiency in order to perform your duties more effectively within your respective work environment whether as property developer or manager, property and real estate practitioner (in government or privately), financier, contractor or construction manager.
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Contact Sessions
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