2-weekends Crash Programme (weekends)

Course Overview

Are you ready to accelerate your construction skills and knowledge in just two power-packed weekends? Our Crash Programme Course is designed to equip you with the essential tools and techniques needed to excel in the world of construction engineering. Whether you’re an aspiring engineer or a professional looking to enhance your expertise, this intensive course will give you a competitive edge in the industry.

What You’ll Learn:

Weekend 1

  • Introduction to levelling techniques using Rotating Lasers and Dumpy Levels
  • Learning industry-standard methods: Rise & Fall and Collimation
  • Hands-on experience in live-level surveying
  • Establishing fixed level datums
  • Setting up profile boards for precise construction projects like buildings and roads
  • Comprehensive guide on setting up the Total Station
  • Data management within the Total Station system
  • Introduction to setting out techniques: measure, stake out, reference lines, and more
  • Practical exercises in setting out construction elements, including drainage, foundations, and kerbs
  • Conducting as-built surveys and quality assurance checks

Weekend 2

  • Understanding road profiles and cut & fill operations
  • Navigating structural steelwork setting out and validation procedures
  • Reading and interpreting reinforcement drawings and schedules
  • Perfecting finishes, especially for car parks
  • Mastery of drainage systems: manholes and pipes, and utilising pipe laser readings
  • Online sessions on weekends - AutoCAD for Site Engineers/Setting Out Engineers
  • Learning AutoCAD essentials for Site and Setting Out Engineers
  • Drawing techniques: lines, circles, texts, and 3D objects
  • Extracting dimensions and coordinates from drawings
  • Calculating areas, perimeters, and volumes accurately
  • Scaling, rotating, and working with drawing layers
  • Importing, exporting, and overlaying drawings in various file formats
  • Converting between PDF and AutoCAD and AutoCAD to PDF formats seamlessly
  • Loading AutoCAD drawings into Total Station for practical implementation

Who Should Attend

The Crash Programme Course is tailored for individuals seeking to harness a rapid and comprehensive understanding of essential construction skills. Whether you’re an enthusiastic beginner or a seasoned professional aiming to sharpen your expertise, this course is designed to accommodate a diverse range of participants.

If you aspire to excel in roles such as Senior Engineers, Section Engineers, Site Engineers, Setting Out Engineers, or QA Engineers, this intensive programme is your stepping stone to success. Regardless of your background, if you possess a thirst for knowledge, a basic grasp of mathematics, and a willingness to dive into the world of construction engineering, this course is perfectly suited for you.

Some Important Information

Upon the successful completion of the Crash Programme Course, participants will be awarded a recognised certification that serves as a testament to their acquired construction skills and expertise. It’s important to note that this certification does not require renewal, providing you with a lasting testament to your professional capabilities.

As you embark on this transformative learning journey, rest assured that you’ll be guided by industry experts and equipped with the tools to navigate construction challenges with confidence. Your commitment to learning and growth is the foundation upon which you can build a successful career in the dynamic realm of construction engineering.