Temporary works design
Date & Time

9 February 2022 - 10 February 2022
10:00 - 17:30

Location

International HQ, 47-58 Bastwick Street, London, EC1V 3PS
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Price
Member: £535 + VAT
(Early booking £485 + VAT)
 
Standard: £715 + VAT
(Early booking £645 + VAT)
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Temporary works design

Course
Date & Time

9 February 2022 - 10 February 2022
10:00 - 17:30

Location

International HQ, 47-58 Bastwick Street, London, EC1V 3PS
View on Google Maps

Price
Member: £535 + VAT
(Early booking £485 + VAT)
 
Standard: £715 + VAT
(Early booking £645 + VAT)
Early booking discount

available until one month prior

This 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.

Speaker

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 20 years 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]

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