Landscape Bidding and Estimating

Landscape Bidding and Estimating
Competitive bidding strategies, quantity takeoffs, bid analyses for landscape construction and maintenance.
 Hours2.0 Credit, 2.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesPWS 103; Math 110 or equivalent.
 ProgramsContaining PWS 214
Course Outcomes

Landscape Industry

Understand the different players in the landscape industry and how they interact with each other.

Construction Law

Discuss and understand basic construction law and landscape construction and maintenance contracts.


Create and accurately figure estimates for both landscape construction and landscape maintenance projects.

Cost Accounting

Understand cost accounting and cash flow accounting for business.

Measuring Instruments

Be able to use a planimeter and other measuring instruments for estimating purposes.