Municipal Survey CSA10

Apr 29, 2024 —
May 01, 2024

University of Guelph

As an entry level survey program, you will be introduced to conventional methods of construction survey work. The program will include: levelling, checking grades, setting grades, calculating % grades, and a basic review of field pick up on a typical road requiring reconstruction. You will also be introduced to basic surveying calculations applicable for general construction projects in addition to a review of total station and GPS surveying for construction projects.

Course Content

  • Overview of survey equipment
  • Construction layout and procedures
  • Use of transit and level
  • Establishing benchmark loops
  • Overview of total station surveying
  • Pre-engineering survey fieldwork
  • Survey calculations for road layout and construction/inspection activities

Who Should Attend
Supervisors involved with maintaining and rehabilitating short sections of road, in rural or urban settings. 

This course is recognized by: 

  • This course qualifies as a “specialized course” for the Association of Ontario Road Supervisors (AORS) Certified Road Supervisors – Intermediate level (CRS-I) certification program.
  • This course may be used for the technical specialist program only. Point Value = 5
  • The Engineering Institute of Canada awards 2 Continuing Education Units to this course.