Short Courses

The following technical short courses ranging from 2-5 days duration are available.  All are held at The Survey School, Worcester.  Joining instructions will be sent ahead of time to allow the student to prepare.  Lunches and refreshments are included in the course fee, accommodation is not provided.
Please note: All prices quoted are net of VAT.

Feb182019
Sep022019

Advanced Setting Out

This course is designed to give engineering graduates and personnel already working in the construction industry experience in the principles, calculations and practical application of site setting-out required for more complex setting-out conditions. Many situations arise on the construction site where it is necessary to have at range of mathematical tools at one’s disposal.

Days

5

Price

£1000

TSA Member

£800

Feb182019
Mar252019
Apr292019

Utility Mapping Course

This course, run in association with Sygma Solutions Ltd, provides a 5 day utility surveyor training course. It covers both the principles of utility detection and hands-on practical training. Attendees can also take the Level 3 certificate in Utility Mapping and Surveying (QCF) alongside this.

Days

5

Price

£1750 (£1895 with QCF Level 3)

TSA Member

£1350 (£1495 with QCF Level 3)

Mar122019
Jul092019
Oct082019

Photogrammetry & Digital Imaging

There has been significant interest in the decision of the TSA to consider a quarterly course on photogrammetry. The demand has arisen because of the recent introduction of more user friendly and semi-automated methods developed via a combination of computer vision algorithms and conventional photogrammetry.

Days

3

Price

£750

TSA Member

£600

Apr292019
Nov252019

Levelling – Surveying & Setting Out

This course is designed to give Junior Surveyors, engineers and personnel in the surveying and construction industry a good grounding in the principals and practical application of levelling. The course is aimed at candidates with no previous experience of using levelling equipment.

Days

2

Price

£440

TSA Member

£350

May012019
Nov272019

Total Stations – Surveying & Setting Out

This course is designed to give Junior Surveyors, engineers and personnel in the surveying and construction industry a good grounding in how to use modern total stations and is aimed at new recruits or staff who have little or no experience of using modern total stations.

Days

3

Price

£625

TSA Member

£500

Aug192019

5 Day Surveying Course

This course is designed to give surveyors and engineers a good grounding in the principles and practical application of site surveying. The course is aimed at the assistant or junior surveyor who is starting to carry out their own small surveys and requires more theoretical and practical training in ‘best practice’.

Days

5

Price

£1000

TSA Member

£800