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Online Classroom Training

Our online classroom training courses are designed for all levels of learners, from novice to expert. The sessions are geared to help you use your estimating software more effectively in your business.

Our classes emphasize hands-on training so that you can immediately use your new skills in real-world situations. Dig deeper into the tools you use most and learn useful tips and tricks to streamline your processes.

Note: Course 4 is a 1-on-1 with Vision's trainer using your computer.


March 2023

Course 1: EBM General Training - March 21, 2023

When: 8:30am - 12:00pm Pacific (3.5 hours)
Cost: $494*
This course is designed for Vision users who want to become familiar with the basic estimating operations of Electrical Bid Manager.

This includes a complete overview:

Course 2: EBM Extended Training - March 24, 2023

8:30am - 12:00pm Pacific (3.5 hours)
Cost: $494*
Learn shortcuts that will cut estimating time for the jobs you bid on most.

Learn how to:

  • Use advanced features and set up personalized shortcuts
  • Easily create temporary custom items and assemblies
  • Generate an audit trail so you can manage and update your estimate
  • Simplify change orders
  • Learn more about Course 2

Course 3: EBM Lab Training - March 31, 2023

Part 1: 6:30am - 9:30am Pacific (3 hours)
Part 2: 10am - 1pm Pacific (3 hours)
Cost: $681*
Using real blueprints, takeoff a complete 12,000 sq/ft commercial office building from beginning to end.

Learn how to:

  • Create commercial electrical bids using Electrical Bid Manager
  • Read an electrical plan and consider the bid approach
  • Look for possible omissions and errors
  • Prepare a bid report for submission
  • Learn more about Course 3

Course 4: PlanSwift Electronic Takeoff Overview

When: Call your Account Manager to Schedule (1-1.5 hours)
Cost: $456*
Description: This is a 1-on-1 training session. A recording of your session will be provided after the course. Simplify your electronic takeoffs and reduce costly errors. Note: Course 4 is a 1-on-1 with Vision's trainer using your computer. However, per special request, we can use the Vision trainer's desktop with pre-loaded software.

Learn how to:

  • Basic setup and concepts in electronic takeoff
  • How PlanSwift’s measuring tools and plugins can reduce errors
  • Eliminate double entry by linking your electronic takeoff in PlanSwift to your EBM estimating software
  • Update entries made in electronic takeoff
  • Learn more about Course 4

* Discounts for Extended Service Plan (ESP) and Subscription customers are available.

Call to Schedule
800-258-7752 x2

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