This unit is designed to meet the needs of construction Site Manager in order
to manage the dimensional control on site.
This unit is divided into an Introduction and 3
study sections. In addition you will be required to attend a two day workshop for the practical aspects of the unit.
Section 2 Establish Lines and Levels
Relate the setting out information to the circumstances of the site.5.2.2 Set out lines and levels for construction operations. 5.2.3 Determine the lengths of travellers for excavation and concreting.
Section 3 Inaccurate or Missing Information
Unit Recommended Reading
Foster, G (1989) Construction site studies
production, administration and personnel (2nd Ed), Longman; Harlow.
This book is recommended for units 1, 2, 4, 5 &
Books can be ordered from most bookshops or online
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