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
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 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
Practical tasks will be evaluated to measure performance.
Number of Participants:
Minimum 20 participants and maximum 30