IStructE Chartered Membership Examination Preparatory Course

This course is intended to assist participants to prepare for the Institution of Structural Engineers Chartered Membership Examination (CME), in accordance with the Institution’s guidelines.

By the end of the course, the participants should be able to: (i) describe the general principles and techniques to successfully complete the examination; (ii) demonstrate these principles by discussing real questions on different types of structures; (iii) judge the requirements of the examination and what the examiners expect to see.

The course will be conducted by three (3) current marking examiners for the IStructE CME over two sessions.

27 April 2019
  • CME and its structure
  • Conceptual design – Section 1a of examination question
  • Communication with the client – Section 1b
  • Structural design of principal elements – Section 2c
  • Structural drawings – Section 2d
  • Construction issues – Section 2e
  • Answering a question – Critique of previous attempt at answering a question
  • Structural scheming – Practical examples of conceptual design
  • Preparation for the examination – Activities leading up to the examination

25 May 2019
  • Examiner’s point of view – What examiners look for and common pitfalls
  • Past examination questions – Talk through a number of other past examination questions and sample solutions.
  • Mock examination/workshop – Attempt parts of past examination questions, followed by discussion on the solutions.

Event Information

Event Status
Places Available

Event Date

27 April and 25 May 2019 from 09:00 to 17:00

$150 (price inclusive of GST, 2 Tea Breaks and Lunch)

IES Seminar Room 1 & 2, The Institution of Engineers, Singapore, 70 Bukit Tinggi Road, Singapore 289758

Wijaya Wong, Reve Chin, Steve Yeung

Event Association
IStructE Singapore Regional Group

Event Contact
Ms Shelly Ng

Event Contact Email

Additional Information
PDU points pending 

All registration must be submitted by 19 April 2019 via:

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Regional Group

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