Introduction to differential leveling; terms used in leveling; field note-keeping; peg-test; bench mark leveling; level note reductions and adjustment. Leveling applications - sewer-line survey and building site survey; earthwork volume calculations.
Substantial footwear, raingear, field book and paper are required for this course. No class on April 11, 2020 (Good Friday/Easter Monday weekend). You may proceed to register for this course online, or by contacting Student Information and Enrollment Services (SIES) at 604-434-1610 or 1-866-434-1610 Toll-Free (Canada and US only).
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
Carry out differential leveling - bench mark and detail leveling.
Take and reduce field notes.
Adjust level loops.
Carry out a peg test to determine if the level instrument is in good adjustment or not.
Calculate grades and invert elevations sewer-lines.
Cut and fill; earthwork volume determinations.
Effective as of Winter 2007
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