Temporary works design (online)
Date & Time

3 February 2021 - 4 February 2021
10:00 - 17:30

Price

Member: £475 + VAT
(Early Booking £415 + VAT)

Standard: £635 + VAT
(Early Booking £545 + VAT)
 

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Temporary works design (online)

Course
Date & Time

3 February 2021 - 4 February 2021
10:00 - 17:30

Price

Member: £475 + VAT
(Early Booking £415 + VAT)

Standard: £635 + VAT
(Early Booking £545 + VAT)
 

Early booking discount Discounts available

Availability Places available

This online two day course provides participants with an understanding of the basic principles of temporary works design.

Learning outcomes

By the end of the course, you should be able to:

  • Describe the principles of basic temporary works design methodologies

  • Explain temporary loads, potential modes of failure and practical considerations

  • Calculate concrete pressures and design formwork, falsework and back-propping

  • Design a simple trench support scheme

  • Apply basic wind loading and design a site hoarding

  • Design outrigger spreader pads for mobile cranes

  • Design a simple needling scheme

  • Apply the principles behind temporary works for demolition, facade retention and structural propping, basement construction and scaffolding design

  • Discuss loads and modes of failure

Intended for

Civil or structural engineering graduates from contractors to consultants with some basic understanding of the design process, or those who wish to further their design knowledge and experience.

Entry criteria

Basic university level engineering knowledge is assumed. Participants will be required to carry out engineering calculations. 

Tutor

Ray Filip

Ray Filip is a Fellow of the Institution of Civil Engineers with over 33 years’ experience in the field of temporary works design and management. He has spent 20years working for contractors in the UK and abroad and is a member of the committee responsible for revising BS5975 (British Standard for temporary works). Ray is currently a self-employed consultant having formed RKF Consult Ltd in 2007.

Contact

Email - [email protected]