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-Surveying and Levelling for Engineering Students-


Course Out Line:

This course will provide an overview of the fundamentals of surveying & levelling for practicing civil engineering students that either did not get exposed to surveying engineering in their civil engineering education or would like a refresher to review the latest surveying practice as it relates to civil engineering projects.

Introduction: Introduction to Concept & Principle of Surveying

Chain Survey & Linear Measurements: Field measurements, Field Book Keeping, & Plan Work.

Theodolite Surveying: Observing, booking and reducing, Horizontal angles, vertical angles and slope distances and detail Survey, Calculations – co-ordinates, angles, bearings, Preparing plan using field notes and calculating extent

Fundamentals of Leveling: Fundamentals of Leveling, Introduction to Leveling Instruments, Establishment of Bench mark for Leveling, Calculation Reduced Level

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

Introduction to Total Station Survey: Field data collection using Total Station & Data Downloading and Processing

Introduction to Construction Survey: Engineering Survey & Plan work, Setting outs of building and vertical & horizontal curves

Introduction to Global Positioning System (GPS): Introduction to GPS & Field data collection using Hand Held GPS & Processing.

Target Group:

Engineering Students


The course has been designed for those who have learning surveying & leveling as subject in their studies


English / Sinhala

Course Duration:

10 days

Course fee per candidate Benefits:

Rs. 40,000.00 + 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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