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.  To book please email us at office@surveyschool.org.uk or ring us on 01905 26329.
Please note: All prices quoted are net of VAT.

Sep232019
Dec022019
Mar092020

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

£1100

TSA Member

£800

Oct212019
Nov182019

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

£1875 (£2020 with QCF Level 3)

TSA Member

£1350 (£1495 with QCF Level 3)

Nov042019
Feb172020
Apr202020

GNSS

The course offers a combination of background information and hands-on experience using a variety of functions presented by GNSS technology. The material is presented using a combination of Power Point presentation, discussions and practical workshops to capture the individual learning preferences of the participants.

Days

3

Price

890

TSA Member

650

Nov252019
Feb242020

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 principles and practical application of levelling. The course is aimed at candidates with no previous experience of using levelling equipment.

Days

2

Price

485

TSA Member

£350

Nov272019
Feb262020

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

£690

TSA Member

£500

Dec092019
Mar022020
Jun012020

Hydrographic Survey (Inland) Course

This aim of the 2-day course is to introduce the core values and basic principles of Hydrographic Surveying with the emphasis on inland waters and the Environment Agency National Standard Technical Specifications for Surveying Services. The material is presented using a combination of Power Point presentation and discussion and is classroom based.

Days

2

Price

830

TSA Member

600

Jan142020
Apr282020
Jun302020

Photogrammetry & Digital Imaging

Do you want to know how to plan, take and process high quality images to create accurate and detailed 3D models? This three-day course covers photogrammetric techniques from both a theoretical and practical aspect. Led by a highly experienced tutor, in a small group setting, it provides teaching in the use of cameras and a hands-on processing experience

Days

3

Price

830

TSA Member

£600

Jan222020
May062020
Jul082020

SUA Photogrammetry

Do you want to know how to plan and process your drone imagery to obtain quality survey output and a professional edge for your business and clients? This two-day course is packed with advice on how to maximise the impact of data collected by your small unmanned aircraft (SUA).

Days

2

Price

690

TSA Member

500

Jan272020
Mar162020
Sep072020

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

£1100

TSA Member

£800