Setting out roads including earthworks using co-ordinates - 14 & 15 December

Setting out roads including earthworks using co-ordinates - 14 & 15 December

Overview
This course will cover the procedures and techniques required to set out a horizontal road alignment using co-ordinates. Secondly to set out the vertical road alignment using batter rails prior to earthwork construction and how to adapt to errors in the Digital Terrain Model (DTM).

NB: It is desirable to have completed the course: Establishing control networks for surveying & setting out which covered the basic concepts and computations that will be used in this course.

Certification
A certificate of attendance is issued by Coleg y Cymoedd.

Venues, Dates and Start times

  • Coleg y Cymoedd
    Ystrad Mynach Campus
    Twyn Rd
    Ystrad Mynach
    Hengoed
    CF82 7XR
  • 14 & 15 December 2017
  • 9.30 am - 4.30 pm

Who should attend
This course is suitable for those who need to be able to set out roads and batter rails using co-ordinates via a Total Station and digital level.

Course Content

On successful completion of the course you will have an appreciation of:

  • the procedures used to provide setting out data for both horizontal and vertical alignment for a road;
  • the practical setting-out of the centre-line for a road;
  • the practical setting out of batter rails for a road.

Qualifications
n/a

Course duration
Two days

Number of participants minimum and maximum
Min: 6 / Max: 9

Deliverer
Coleg y Cymoedd

Cost
This course is free for eligible individuals and companies working in construction and its supply network.

Grant
CITB registered companies may be eligible for grant aid

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Request a Space

For more information please:
Email: cwic@uwtsd.ac.uk
Tel: 0300 323 0013

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