Learn from Practicing Professionals and Licensed Architects
100% of the people in the Construction Industry need to know how to read blueprint drawings.
Learn the fundamentals:
- Drawing types, scale, and relationships between drawings.
- How Blueprint Drawings and Construction Documents are organized.
- Estimating and Quantity Takeoff fundamentals.
PFC 101 - Blueprint Reading for Residential Construction
Start at the very beginning. Learn from a licensed architect about drawing types, scale and about the relationships between drawings. You will learn how to read and understand how a set of blueprint construction drawings are put together. The course materials are from real-world projects.
PFC 102 - Blueprint Reading - Commercial Construction
Learn from a licensed architect how to read blueprint drawings for a mixed-use commercial project which includes hotel, retail and parking. Review the architectural and all engineering drawings. Learn about project specifications. The course materials are from real-world projects.
PFC 121 - Introduction to Construction Estimating
Start at the very beginning. Learn from a licensed commercial estimator about construction estimating. Work through a real-world project. Learn the purposes for estimating & the tools used to create an estimate. Create quantity takeoffs and learn to make a construction estimate.
PFC 211 - Communication and Connection
Learn to build connection, make requests, engage in conflict management and negotiate. Build your Emotional Intelligence. Communicate and collaborate with Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) in mind. Learn the art of public speaking and body language.