Courses / Short Term Course / Surveying & Levelling / Road Surveys

-Road Surveys-


Course Out Line:

This course introduces road surveying to engineering students, Technical Officers and Assistance engineers. It covers basic concepts of Road Surveys and related techniques.

Introduction to Levelling: Definitions, Introduction to Levelling Instruments, Establishment of Bench mark for road works

Levelling Procedures for Road Surveys: Fundamentals of Levelling, Methods of Booking, Height of Collimation and Rise & Fall method, Reducing level, Practice in reading and booking, Sources of error in levelling and acceptable closures, Two peg test field practical & Instrument check & Establishing a TBM for road surveys.

Principles of route location and design: The theory of circular, parabolic and spiral curves; highway and railway geometric design; area and volumes of earthwork

Road Longitudinal & Cross Section: Theory & Practical for Road Longitudinal & Cross Section (LS&CS)

Basic calculations: Setting out horizontal circular curves –Basic calculations

Target Group:

Technical Students, Quantity Surveyors, Technical Officers & Engineering Assistants & Engineers


The course has been designed for those who have basic knowledge in Survey Field


English / Sinhala

Course Duration:

3 days

Course fee per candidate Benefits:

Rs. 12,000.00 + Vat (Inclusive of accommodation)


A certificate of attendance will be awarded at the end of the course

Course Evaluation:

Practical tasks will be evaluated to measure performance.

Number of Participants:

Minimum 20 participants and maximum 30

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