3 February 2021 - 4 February 202110:00 - 17:30
Member: £475 + VAT
(Early Booking £415 + VAT)
Standard: £635 + VAT
(Early Booking £545 + VAT)
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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
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.
Basic university level engineering knowledge is assumed. Participants will be required to carry out engineering calculations.
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.
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