In this ARE 5.0 Construction and Evaluation Exam Prep course you will learn about the topics such as construction contract execution, construction support services, payment request processing, and project closeout. Our focused approach covers a comprehensive curriculum in less time, ensuring that the course covers each of the NCARB objectives for the ARE 5.0 Construction and Evaluation Exam. Instructor April Drake will discuss issues related to bidding and negotiation processes, support of the construction process, and evaluation of completed projects. The lesson format also includes new motion graphics and visual learning aids to enhance your studying and knowledge retention. When you are done with this course, you will have a thorough understanding of the content covered in the ARE 5.0 Construction and Evaluation Exam.
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In objective 1.2, which makes up about 5% of the exam, you will need to be familiar with pricing structures and price categories, understand how alternates play into the selection of contractors, and analyze and tabulate bids in order to recommend a contractor to the owner. A classic question might provide you with a matrix of bids and some factors that are important to the owner and then ask you to recommend which bidder the owner should contract with. In objective 1.3, which is also about 5% of the exam, we will review how to adjust project cost when necessary by analyzing which aspects of the contract or the design can be modified.
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ARE 5.0 Construction & Evaluation Exam Prep
Duration: 5h 19m
Author: April Drake