Intermediate Surveying

Sandhill REC, G-01

900 Clemson Rd.

Columbia, SC

When: Oct 17, 2013

Intermediate Surveying

October 17, 2013 (Location is full)
Sandhill REC, G-01
900 Clemson Rd.
Columbia, SC 29229

Course Description:
This one day course covers fundamental surveying theory, calculations, field measurement and staking. Measurement of distances and angles along with differential leveling are addressed in the classroom and in the field using surveying equipment. Attendees should have attended the Basic Surveying Workshop offered by T3S previously or be licensed professional engineer. This workshop will require use of a scientific calculator and each participant will need to bring their own. This class will be limited to 21 participants.

Speaker Bio:
Mr. Messier has over 35 years of professional level experience in a variety of surveying and civil engineering endeavors.  His surveying experience includes performing and managing control surveys, deformation monitoring surveys, boundary and right-of-way surveys, topographic surveys, engineering surveys, utility surveys, and subdivision and commercial development surveys.  His engineering experience includes commercial site planning and design, and roadway planning, design, and construction monitoring.

Mr. Messier has also taught surveying and civil engineering courses at four universities including the University of Maine, Old Dominion University, East Tennessee State University and Clemson University.  He also served as program coordinator for the Surveying Technology and Civil Engineering Technology Programs at Southwestern Community College in Sylva, NC.

Who Should Attend:
Experienced individuals including engineers, supervisors, managers, state and local officials, road department personnel, licensed professional engineer and others who are interested in learning advanced surveying methods. Attendance of the Basic Surveying Workshop offered by T3S previously is encouraged but not required.

8:00 – 8:30Registration
8:30 – 8:40Welcome and Introduction
8:40 – 11:30Review of Elevations and Leveling
Introduction to Grid Coordinate Systems
11:30 – 12:30Lunch (Provided)
12:30 – 4:00Field Exercises
Final Summary

Registration Fee:
The registration fee for the workshop is $125.00 per person. All South Carolina city, county, or state employees receive a LTAP scholarship registration fee of $50.00. The fee includes course materials, break refreshments, and the noon luncheon.

Advance registration is encouraged so that an accurate estimate of the number of workshop participants can be obtained. This class is limited to 21 participants. Workshops with low advance registration will be subject to cancellation.

Registration is Closed


Payment Policy

Payment must be received no later than 5 business days prior to the workshop. If your registration payment is not received by then, you will not be guaranteed your slot in the class.

Checks should be made payable to “Clemson University” and mailed with the invoice number and/or a copy of your invoice to:

Clemson University
202 Hugo Dr.
Clemson, SC 29634

Cancellation Policy

If you cancel your registration more than 72 hours before a class, your registration fee will be refunded, less a $35 processing fee. If you do not cancel before the 72 hour deadline your registration fee will not be refunded. You may send a substitute in your place, provided that you inform us of the substitute’s name no later than 24 hours before the training.  No-shows will not have their registration fee refunded.

If you have questions regarding workshop registration please email Summer Chandler or call 864-656-4183.