Trimble - Transforming the way the world works.

This training course is best suited for those participants looking to expand their knowledge of Trimble AutoBid SheetMetal software. The learning objectives focus on equipping participants with advanced knowledge and skills to improve their use of this application in their workplaces.

Course Details

Class Setting: Virtual Classroom

Course Prerequisites: Basic AutoBid SheetMetal working knowledge

Who Should Attend: Estimators, Chief Estimators, Senior Estimators

The mode of instruction features an instructor-led virtual learning experience that effectively combines demonstrations with hands-on practical exercises to reinforce learning.

The class is delivered in 4 (3hour) sessions.

Learning Objectives

Upon successful completion of the training, participants will be able to:

  • Effectively work with editing data within Global Data
  • Create a library item
  • Create a construction standard
  • Customize duct and fittings defaults
  • Duplicate labor books
  • Factor and evaluate labor tables
  • Create and edit correction factors
  • Effectively work with Bid Administrator
  • Work with Onscreen View Takeoff
  • Perform value engineering
  • Customize assemblies and menus
  • Effectively work with Reports
  • Describe the function of Rapid Reports

Training Modules

Module 1 – Working with Global DataHide

Module 1 – Working with Global Data

  • Creating a Library item
  • Creating a Definition
  • Creating a Construction Standard
  • Customizing Duct and Fittings Defaults
  • Duplicating Labor Books
  • Factoring Labor Tables
  • Evaluation Labor Tables
  • Correction Factors
Module 2 – Working with Bid AdministratorShow

Module 2 – Working with Bid Administrator

  • Onscreen View Takeoff
  • Project List Features
  • Value Engineering
  • Symbols
  • Assemblies/ Customizing Menus
  • Reports
  • Rapid Report