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Introduction to Use of a Theodolite

FOUNDATION TRAINING INTO THE CORRECT SET UP AND USE OF A THEODOLITE
This course is designed to teach the correct way to set up and use a theodolite when utilised in industry, to achieve the required precise results and accurate readings. It is also designed to apply further knowledge and practical use of this equipment with existing users. Our trainers will develop individuals’ skills in a theory and practical situation.

KEY LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • Have product and theoretical knowledge of using a Theodolite.
  • Understand how to set up a Theodolite correctly.
  • Describe the functions and uses of the Theodolite.
  • Gain an understanding of measurement of angles, vertical and horizontally.
  • Demonstrate how to use the Theodolite in a practical situation.

COURSE CONTENT

  • Parts of the Theodolite
  • Preparations for making sightings
  • Setting Up, Centering on a tripod and levelling the instrument
  • Focusing
  • Operating
  • Introduction to Angles
  • Measurement of horizontal angle
  • Procedure for measurement of horizontal angle
  • Verticality
  • Stadia Measurements
  • Taking care of your theodolite
  • Introduction to Total Stations
  • Practical

If you wish to have a course at your workplace then CALL 0800 500 380 OR EMAIL training@accurate.kiwi
Training Courses held onsite at your workplace may incur travel costs for trainers.

Course Duration
5 hours

Course Location
Auckland
Christchurch
Your Workplace (Contact us to discuss 0800 500 380)

Attendee Numbers
Minimum 2
Maximum 4

On Completion
Successful attendee will receive an Accurate Certificate of Attendance.

Prerequisities
& Requirements
My Vaccine Passprt.    Participants must have the ability to read, write and understand English. On the day you will need to bring Theodolite and Tripod PPE (Hi Viz and Safety Boots)

Investment
$750 + GST for two people

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