10/31/2022 - Maintenance & Repair for Facilities Estimating

Seminar Details
Orlando, FL
10/31/22 to 11/1/22
Rosen Plaza


There are more than 10,000 maintenance, repair, and preventive maintenance tasks for all types of facilities. Using data developed in cooperation with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, this training class teaches how to plan, budget and estimate the cost of corrective repairs, preventive maintenance and ongoing maintenance for effective plant operations.



  • Understand maintenance requirements and concepts and the challenges of remodels and repairs
  • Prepare for facilities condition and assessment audits
  • Learn how to use Facilities Maintenance & Repair Costs and Commercial Renovation Costs with RSMeans data to prepare budgets and estimates
  • Learn how to prepare site, roof, structural, mechanical and electrical maintenance and repair estimates
  • Learn how to prepare preventive maintenance budgets and plans for your buildings and grounds
  • Learn how to specify and cost out general maintenance programs, from floor cleaning to window washing to landscape maintenance
  • Learn how to price construction projects and localize cost estimates
  • Make the best use of RSMeans data reference material and estimating tips to ensure your estimate is complete
  • Understand the importance of having a well-defined scope of work when preparing an estimate
  • Learn how to price construction projects and localize cost estimates

What Will Be Covered

  • Different construction delivery methods
  • Order of magnitude, square foot, assemblies and unit price estimating
  • Overview of the various components of an estimate, such as materials, labor, equipment, overhead and profit
  • The impact that change orders and overtime can have on the overall cost of a project
  • How to be more efficient in preparing estimates and time-saving estimating techniques
  • Potential sources of errors in mechanical and electrical quantity takeoffs

Materials Included (Received on on-site on the first day of training)

  • Maintenance & Repair Estimating for Facilities with RSMeans data Training Workbook
  • Latest edition of Facilities Maintenance & Repair Costs with RSMeans data Cost Book
  • Latest edition of Commercial Renovation Costs with RSMeans data Cost Book

Who Should Attend

Facility managers, maintenance supervisors, buildings and grounds superintendents, plant managers, planners, engineers, estimators and others involved with facility planning and budgeting.


Continuing Education Credit Eligibility

Approved for Continuing Education Units by both the American Institute of Architects Continuing Education Services (AIA/CES) and the Association for the Advancement of Cost Engineering (AACE) International Certification Board Continuing Education Units:
AIA: 14 Learning Units
AACE: 14 hours, 1.4 CEU’s

Register and attend a full knowledge track (Two training classes across four days) and become eligible to take the RSMeans data Professional Certification exam at no cost.

We have two knowledge track options:

  • Mechanical & Electrical Estimating Track
  • Facilities Management Estimating Track

Lodging & Travel

Registration for this seminar does not include travel or accommodations. Lunch and refreshments will be provided each day.

Breakfast, dinner, lodging, airfare and transportation to and from the venue are the responsibility of the student. Attendees will be provided a code to redeem a discounted room rate at the Rozen Plaza upon Registration if they prefer to stay on-site.

Need assistance presenting this intensive training opportunity to your employer? Use our Justification Letter for guidance.