e4Clicks Getting Started – VIRTUAL


This online class is perfect if you don’t have time to make it to one of our 2-Day Introductory regional training classes but could use some help getting started. Getting Started class is six (6) hours and designed to get you up and going with your e4Clicks Project Estimator. You won’t learn the entire program, but you will receive the basics. So you can start knocking out some estimates!

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In this course, you will learn:
Project Management Basics
Quick Start
Estimate Highlights
Line Item Highlights

There are two ways to attend the class: individually or as a group.

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Continuing Education Units (CEUs) are provided to 4Clicks training program participants. 4Clicks is an AACE International’s Approved Education Provider (AEP). The AEP symbol identifies training programs that meet AACE International’s high standards.

Course Syllabus

Start TimeEnd TimeTopicOutline
8:00 AM8:15 AMConference IntroductionWelcome, Introductions, Schedule, Objectives, Website, Sign up for Newsletter, Spotlights, Survey
8:15 AM9:00AMProject Management BasicsContacts, City Cost Indexes, Crews, References
9:10 AM10:00 AMQuick StartCreating a Project, Creating an Estimate, Opening a Guide, Searching a Cost Data Guide, Entering Line Items, Printing Estimate
10:10 AM10:40 AMClass Exercise #2 – Project- Solve as Class (Page B-3) FormatNew Project, Search the Guide, Add Line Items, Print Estimate
10:40 AM11:00 AMEstimate HighlightsEstimates Tab, Menu Options, Updating Estimate Window and Tabs
11:10 AM12:00 AMLine Item Highlights & Pricing Guide HighlightsLine Items Tab, Menu Options, Update Line Item Details Window, Custom Line Items, Quick-Select Guide Quick-Select Guide, Cost Data, Menu Options, Search Utilities
12:10 PM12:30 PMClass Exercise #3 – Estimates & Line Items (Page B-4)New Projects, Rename Estimate, New Estimates, Solution
12:30 PM1:00 PMPrinting Estimates Reports & Import/ExportSelecting Estimates, Reports Menu Options, Estimate Summary, Different Reports, Options, Output, Legends and Details, Import, and Export
1:10 PM1:30 PMClass Exercise #4 – Project (Page B-5)New Project, Search the Guide, Add Line Items, Print Estimate, Solution
1:30 PM1:50 PMClipboardEstimate Clipboard, Copy Estimate, Line Item Clipboard, Copy Line Item
1:50 PM1:55 PMClass Exercise #7 – Project (Page B-6) Instructor SolvesCopy/Paste Estimates, Apply Takeoff, Solution
1:55 PM2:00 PMReview, Summary & QuestionsSurvey, Newsletter, Website, Social Media, Spotlight, YouTube