Regional Training

Hit the ground running with solution-specific training courses based on real-world tasks. All courses are hands-on and results-based, designed to shorten the learning curve and increase retention. Each course is facilitated by an experienced professional with a passion for learning.

HD E 101

Essentials of Project Modeling & Estimating

After taking in feedback from our participants, we have enhanced our Estimating 101 two day course with additional hands-on exercises and content to ensure we meet the requirements of today’s estimators.

  • Course includes a mixture of classroom-based presentations with at least 70% hands-on time and practice exercises.
  • All exercises and concepts are included in a new User Manual that you will keep for reference once the class is over.


Participants learn:

  • System Navigating and data customization
  • Data setup, including library data, resources, assemblies
  • Cost estimating basics
  • Basics of markup and bid pricing
  • Intro to quote management, BidWizard, and reproduction
  • Reporting


Who should attend?
New HD users who need to build a solid foundation or an existing user who needs a refresher or maximize their current knowledge with the tool.

Regional Training Schedule, classes start at 8 am local time.

September 27-28, 2016 | Scottsdale, AZ

November 15-16, 2016 | Toronto, ON

November 29-30, 2016 | Scottsdale, AZ

To Register

Tracie McBroom

HD E 201

Advanced Project Modeling & Estimating

This popular advanced two day class will cover the latest enhanced features of HD Estimating that help you save time and work more effectively.

Even if you’ve already attended the E201 class or are a recent graduate of the E101, we will help you take full advantage of HD Estimating.

Participants learn:

  • Data Reproduction
  • Advanced Data Management
  • Excel Import/Export, Linking to Excel
  • Cost Allocation (Spreading costs of one cost item across other cost items in your estimate)
  • Account Code Utilization – (Setting up account code hierarchy to share estimate data with other systems)
  • Advanced Quote Management
  • Bid Closing Techniques
  • Bench-marking
  • Schedule Integration (Primavera or MS Project)
  • Tips and Tricks (Job Snapshots, estimating shortcuts)


Regional Training Schedule, classes start at 8 am local time.

September 29-30, 2016 | Scottsdale, AZ

November 17-18, 2016 | Toronto, ON

December 1-2, 2016 | Scottsdale, AZ

To Register

Tracie McBroom

HD P101

Essentials of HD Performance

This two day course covers the essentials of tracking project progress in HD, including the following:

  • Compare field resources to planned, identifying where crews can be modified to save time and money
  • See where you’re making or losing money on your project as a whole
  • Quickly call out work items where you are spending more than you planned
  • Have time to forecast where your activity costs and hours will end up prior to completion
  • Get changes documented and approved so you can get paid
  • Keep track of how much revenue you earned and billed to maximize income


Participants learn:

  • Project preparation for Job Tracking
  • Creation of Original and Current Budgets
  • Collection of field data via timesheet sync or data import
  • Management of change orders
  • Analysis of job progress (Planned vs. Earned vs. Actual)
  • Prediction of costs and hours using multiple forecast methods
  • Tracking of pay requests and approvals
  • Job progress reports and charts
  • Preview of InEight’s new HD field mobile app for collecting field data


Regional Training Schedule, classes start at 8 am local time.


To Register

Tracie McBroom

Onsite Training

Bring an InEight instructor to your location for cost-effective group training.

Offerings include:

  • E101: Essentials of Project Modeling and Estimating
  • E201: Advanced Project Modeling and Estimating
  • P101: Project Management Essentials
  • E999 or P999: Expert coaching sessions, custom training to cover specific client needs


To Register

Tracie McBroom

“Learning HD PCM was not only easy, but enjoyable as well. Your instructor had contracting experience which made the learning process much more beneficial.”

Jeff Hamilton,Hunter Contracting

Online Training

HD Performance – Job Tracking

Virtual Instructor-Led Training.New to HD Job Tracking, or looking to enhance your skills? Take advantage of this special virtual (web-based) training session and take your project controls to the next level. This 2 hour course includes:

  • Live instruction from experienced trainer
  • Interactive Q&A
  • Step by step simulation
  • Hands-on practice exercises


By attending this course, you will learn:

  • How to measure and analyze project progress in the Job Tracking Register, including Earned Value, Estimate to Completion, and CPI
  • How to use new forecasting features to help you better manage your costs
  • How to view Planned vs. Earned vs. As-Built cost curves in HD
  • How to run HD Performance reports


Online Training Schedule

Classes TBD

To Register

Tracie McBroom


Custom Training Services

InEight offers development and delivery of custom training designed specifically for your business needs, for Front Office, Back Office, Field Office, and Jobsite.

Cost savings and accelerators:

  • Industry-specific content leveraged to fit your business requirements
  • Experienced instructors with a passion for training

Innovative solutions to shorten the learning curve and ensure quick “ramp-up”:

  • Customized training content with day-in-the-life scenarios to maximize applicability
  • Robust “performance support” materials and eLearning courses for repeatability and 24/7 availability

A “keen eye” to support go-live and beyond:

  • Support for your business initiatives, including Best Business Practice alignment
  • Transfer of knowledge to ensure program sustainment and protect your learning investment

Offerings Include:

  • Training Planning – Definition of expected training results, resources involved, schedule, and scope
  • Training Development – Custom training tools designed for your specific business processes and workflows, using a blend of learning methods:
    • Instructor-Led Training
    • eLearning
    • Video Tutorials
  • Training Delivery – Instructor-Led training, taught by certified InEight trainers or Train-the-Trainer education to certify your own trainers


For more information:

Paul Bennion