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June Workshop Series: Blueprints and Estimating - Introduction to Blueprints

This is an interactive and intensive course taking place over eight sessions, aimed at personnel within M/WBE firms who possess beginner knowledge of blueprints and estimating. This class will prepare students to understand blueprint symbols and terminology; scales and measurements; architectural drawings; project scopes and specifications; and blueprint software and technology. Participants will have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience by analyzing blueprints and preparing their own estimates throughout this interactive course.

Participants are encouraged to attend all eight sessions to gain the most out of the course, but it is not required.

Course Instructor: 

Jimmy Matta, Jr., Ahora Construction

Email to register for this workshop series.


  • Introduction to Blueprints - June 3, 2023
  • Blueprint Symbols and Terminology - June 4, 2023
  • Scales and Measurements - June 10, 2023
  • Reading Architectural Drawings - June 11, 2023
  • Introduction to Estimating and Bidding - June 17, 2023
  • Understanding Project Scope and Specifications - June 18, 2023
  • Blueprint Software and Technology - June 24, 2023
  • Final Project and Course Wrap Up - June 25, 2023

In Person
445 SW 152nd St.
Burien, WA 98166

Saturday, June 3, 2023 - 8:00am to 1:00pm
Organizer Name: 
Ahora Construction
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