Electrical Estimating: Suderman Course #2

Suderman Electrical Estimating Course 2 is an in-depth two-day hands-on course that provides the participant with the opportunity to learn advance electrical estimating techniques for systems, distribution, service equipment, motor power and control.


Suderman Electrical Estimating Course 1 is a prerequisite. Labour manual and scale previously provided in Suderman Electrical Estimating Course 1 to be brought by attendee.


Course Agenda:

  • Review of:
    • Estimating Fundamentals
    • Detailed Take off
    • Pricing, Labouring, Summarizing
  • Supplier pricing
  • Sub-contracts
  • Job Closing
  • Change orders and extras on jobsites
  • Hourly cost of a vehicle
  • Hourly charge out rate
  • Unit Pricing

Layout and Estimate for:

  • Fire Alarm
  • 600 amp Distribution
  • QMQB Panelboard
  • CDP Panelboard
  • 600 V Switchgear (remove existing and replace with new)
  • Bus Duct
  • Motor Control Center, Motor power & control
  • 5 KV Service Entrance


Course includes: Suderman labour manual, take-off and estimating forms, scale and markers.


This course is ideal for:

  • Electrical Contractors
  • Journeyman Electricians
  • Maintenance Electricians
  • Purchasing Personnel
  • Engineers, Architects & Technicians



2 Gold Seal Credits


Your Facilitator: John F Wiesel, M.E., Suderman Estimating Systems Inc.

With 45 years of experience in the electrical industry – from journeyman, foreman, project manager, estimator, designer, sales to vice president of a major electrical mechanical firm – John is a qualified international construction consultant with a broad knowledge base.

Taught to over 3,500 contractors across Canada, Suderman Electrical Estimating Course will provide you with the resources you require to advance your career or business by giving you confidence when you bid.

  • April 9, 2019 - April 10, 2019
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Price Qty
Attendees (WCA Member)show details + $750.00 (CAD)*  
Attendees (Non-Member)show details + $850.00 (CAD)*  

* price includes taxes

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Venue:   Winnipeg Construction Association - Burnell Room

1447 Waverley St., Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, R3T 0P7