Temporary works design
Date & Time

13 January 2020 - 14 January 2020
10:00 - 17:30

Location

47-58 Bastwick Street, London
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Price

Standard (From): £555
Members (From): £425

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Temporary works design

Course
Date & Time

13 January 2020 - 14 January 2020
10:00 - 17:30

Location

47-58 Bastwick Street, London
View on Google Maps

Price

Standard (From): £555
Members (From): £425

Early booking discount Discounts available

Availability Places available

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. 

Tutor

Ray Filip

Ray is a Chartered Civil Engineer and consultant who specialises in the design and construction of temporary works. He has spent nearly 20 years working for contractors in the UK and abroad. Ray is self-employed, and works for his own company, RFK Consult Ltd, which he formed in 2007.

Contact

Email - [email protected]