Takeoffs & Estimation (2017 & Below)

Takeoffs & Estimation (2017 & Below)

In this three hour course, you will learn how to use Revu to efficiently perform takeoff and estimation tasks. You’ll learn to use Revu’s built-in measurement tools and create your own to do detailed takeoffs. You’ll also find out how the Markups List can help make estimation much easier. You will s

About this course

After completing the Takeoffs and Estimations Course, users will be able to:

  • Apply the Takeoff Profile to Revu
  • Calibrate a document to the correct scale for measurements
  • Utilize measurement tools in takeoff workflows
  • Create custom tools for use in your own takeoffs workflows
  • Add Markup Legends to your documents to convey information on your markups
  • Explore how the Markups List tracks all of your markup data for you
  • Create custom columns to calculate material and labor costs
  • Export markup information from the Markups List into reports or Excel
  • Apply concepts from industry-specific takeoff and estimation workflows in your own workflows

Course Audience:

This course is designed for users with some experience in Revu who are responsible for takeoff and estimation workflows in the architecture, engineering and construction industries.

Course Format:

The course is self-paced with online content, including step-by-step video tutorials, learning exercises, quizzes and case studies. You will have one year to complete the course.

A certificate of completion will be awarded upon successful completion.

Credits:

3 AIA Learning Units

 

Curriculum4 Hours

  • Course Overview
  • Welcome to Takeoffs and Estimation
  • Takeoffs and Estimation Introduction
  • Takeoffs Profile
  • Course Overview Knowledge Check
  • The Measurement Tools
  • Calibration
  • Feature Review: Calibrating a Document
  • Measurement Tools Overview
  • Using the Measurement Tools
  • Measurement Tools Challenge
  • Dynamic Fill
  • Dynamic Fill Challenge
  • The Measurement Tools Knowledge Check
  • Custom Takeoff Tool Sets
  • Customizing Measurement Markups
  • Custom Measurement Tool Sets
  • Feature Review: Custom Markup and Tool Sets
  • Takeoff Legends
  • Feature Review: Create and Edit a Legend
  • Custom Takeoff Tool Sets Knowledge Check
  • Takeoffs & the Markups List
  • Markups List
  • Custom Columns
  • Custom Columns Challenge
  • Quantity Link
  • Quantity Link Challenge
  • Exporting Takeoff Summaries
  • Feature Review: Batch Summary
  • Takeoffs & the Markups List Knowledge Check
  • Takeoff Workflow Examples
  • Concrete Takeoff
  • Electrical Takeoff
  • Steel Takeoff
  • Course Assessment
  • Takeoffs and Estimation Course Assessment

About this course

After completing the Takeoffs and Estimations Course, users will be able to:

  • Apply the Takeoff Profile to Revu
  • Calibrate a document to the correct scale for measurements
  • Utilize measurement tools in takeoff workflows
  • Create custom tools for use in your own takeoffs workflows
  • Add Markup Legends to your documents to convey information on your markups
  • Explore how the Markups List tracks all of your markup data for you
  • Create custom columns to calculate material and labor costs
  • Export markup information from the Markups List into reports or Excel
  • Apply concepts from industry-specific takeoff and estimation workflows in your own workflows

Course Audience:

This course is designed for users with some experience in Revu who are responsible for takeoff and estimation workflows in the architecture, engineering and construction industries.

Course Format:

The course is self-paced with online content, including step-by-step video tutorials, learning exercises, quizzes and case studies. You will have one year to complete the course.

A certificate of completion will be awarded upon successful completion.

Credits:

3 AIA Learning Units

 

Curriculum4 Hours

  • Course Overview
  • Welcome to Takeoffs and Estimation
  • Takeoffs and Estimation Introduction
  • Takeoffs Profile
  • Course Overview Knowledge Check
  • The Measurement Tools
  • Calibration
  • Feature Review: Calibrating a Document
  • Measurement Tools Overview
  • Using the Measurement Tools
  • Measurement Tools Challenge
  • Dynamic Fill
  • Dynamic Fill Challenge
  • The Measurement Tools Knowledge Check
  • Custom Takeoff Tool Sets
  • Customizing Measurement Markups
  • Custom Measurement Tool Sets
  • Feature Review: Custom Markup and Tool Sets
  • Takeoff Legends
  • Feature Review: Create and Edit a Legend
  • Custom Takeoff Tool Sets Knowledge Check
  • Takeoffs & the Markups List
  • Markups List
  • Custom Columns
  • Custom Columns Challenge
  • Quantity Link
  • Quantity Link Challenge
  • Exporting Takeoff Summaries
  • Feature Review: Batch Summary
  • Takeoffs & the Markups List Knowledge Check
  • Takeoff Workflow Examples
  • Concrete Takeoff
  • Electrical Takeoff
  • Steel Takeoff
  • Course Assessment
  • Takeoffs and Estimation Course Assessment