18 May 2022 - 22 June 202218:30 - 21:00
Duke of Kent Building, University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey GU2 7TE
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The course will be of immediate benefit to those sitting the examination in the summer of 2022 and to those intending to take the examination in future years.
The course will be run on six successive Wednesday evenings from 18 May to 22 June 2022 between 18.30 and 21.00. With the exception of the first and fourth evenings, the course will be run in two separate groups, one for bridge engineers and one for building structures engineers.
A local engineer’s office will be made available to candidates wishing to attempt a seven-hour question on a Saturday.
Introduction to the CM, AM and AM-CM examinations. Examiners will talk about the marking procedure and discuss solutions for a past question with candidates.
Section 1 of a past paper will be attempted by groups of candidates with assistance from the course leaders.
A number of structural details required in past papers will be attempted and discussed with the leader.
The letter to a client and the method statement from past papers will be attempted and discussed with the leader.
Section 2 of a past paper will be attempted by groups of candidates with assistance from the course leader.
A mock two-hour test will be set with a choice of two building structures and one bridge.
The programme for bridge candidates will follow the above with a variety of bridge past papers led by practising Chartered Bridge Engineers.
You will not need any special equipment but please bring pens, notepaper and a calculator. It will be useful to have your reference files filled in with extracts of any specific design guides, codes, load-span tables, material properties, etc. A pad of graph paper will be useful for sketching.
All course leaders and helpers are experienced practising structural engineers drawn from the Surrey Region membership.
The course fee will be donated to the IStructE Benevolent Fund, after deduction of Eventbrite's fees. The presenters are giving their time freely for the benefit of the candidates and the Benevolent Fund.BookingIf you wish to join our 2022 CM and AM preparation course, please register on Eventbrite not later than 10 May 2022 and also notify Jeff Walker by email that you will be attending.The venueThe course will be run in the beautiful and inspiring Duke of Kent Building at the University of Surrey.Room allocationEvenings 1 and 4: Room 17DK02Evenings 2, 3, 5 and 6: Rooms 17DK02 and 06DK02ParkingParking in the visitors' car park is free after 18.00. From the car park there is approximately a 10 minute walk to the seminar rooms.
Email - [email protected]
Name - Jeff Walker
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