Standalone Courses



Standalone Courses




These courses for the people already engaged in the field of Civil Engineering specially Irrigation and are ideally suited for anybody who is interested in enhancing the knowledge to a broader horizon. These Training Programmes could be conducted only if there are 20 or more participants but not more than 40.

Total Station & Civil 3D Software for Engineering Surveys & Construction Works

Target Group

Engineers, Engineering Assistants, Technical Officers and other Technical Personnel.

Objectives

Intended to impart knowledge on participants regarding the Total station instrument and it’s applications in the field.

Medium

English / Sinhala

Course Duration – 05 days (55hrs)

Course Fee

  • Rs.21,000.00 per 1 student
  • Rs.420,000.00 per 20 no. of  students
  • Rs.630,000.00 per 30 students

Course Coordinator – Eng. (Mrs.)D.S.K. Amarasekara

Contact – +94710454252

Course Outline

Participants will be given hands on experience in using Total Station. They will be working in teams and perform survey operations using Total Station for a particular area.

Introduction on Total Station
Familiarizing on Total Station Instrument
Topographic survey using closed traverse method
Downloading the data from Total Station to computer and adjustment of the close traverse
Conducting a topo survey with Total Station
Construction Project Layout:
- Angle Measurement
- Distance Measurement
- Coordinate Measurement
- Building Corners
- Data Processing
Introduction on AutoCAD Civil 3D Software
Plotting contour maps
Plotting CSs, LSs and designing works


Irrigation Water Management

Target Group

Chief Engineers, Irrigation Engineers, Engineering Assistants

Objectives

Acquire

Knowledge on effective and efficient on farm and off farm water management in irrigation scheme

Build

Capacities on institutional development for better irrigation water management

Develop

Skills on practicing irrigation water management function  at field level  and leadership for better water management

Duration – 10 Days (6 hrs per day)

Course Fee  ( per head) – Rs.21000.00

Course Coordinator – Eng. D.S.K.Amarasekara

Course Outline

Introduction to irrigation water management
Agronomy and soil science
Soil water plant relationship
Crop water requirements
Preparation of irrigation water delivery schedule and it's implementation
Flow measurement & control
Data analysis & management
Information Technology for water Management
GIS & Remote sensing

Levelling for Engineering Surveys & Construction Works

Target group

Engineers, Engineering Assistants, Technical officers and other Technical Personnel

Objectives

To develop cognitive and manipulative skills in levelling.

Medium

English / Sinhala

Course Duration

4 days (50hrs)

Theory & Practical 40hrs

Plotting 10hrs

Course Fee

  • Rs.17000.00 per 1 student
  • Rs. 340,000.00 per 20 no of students
  • Rs. 510,000.00 per 30 no of students

Course Coordinator- Eng.D.S.K.Amarasekara

COURSE OUTLINE

Basic introduction on levelling (theory)
Practicing levelling instrument on field including two peg test
Level transferring and calculation of the elevation of an unknown point (height)
Taking Longitudinal Sections & Cross Sections using auto level
Plotting Longitudinal Sections & Cross Sections
Plotting using AutoCAD
Construction Levelling (including building construction and road constructions)

Strategic Water Management for Climate Change Adaptation

Target group

Chief Engineers, Irrigation Engineers, Engineering, Engineering Assistants, Project Manager.

Objectives

Acquire

Knowledge on managing irrigation scheme under water stressed conditions.

Build

Capacities of officers to improve water management related activities for drought relief and social safe guard.

Develop

Skill to prepare area based strategic plan for managing water under spatial and temporal variations.

Resource persons

Eng. S. Mohanarajah/Eng. Janakie Meegasthenna/Dr. H. Manthrithilaka/Dr. Punyawardana/Eng. S.M.D.L.K. De Alwis/Mr. G.A. Jayawickrama

Course Fee (per head) – 11000.00LKR

Course Co-ordinator- Eng. Janakie Meegasthenna (Senior Engineer)

Course Outline

Weather forecasting and climate changes
Social and economic impacts due to drought management and floods.
Assessment of vulnerability.
Climate changes adaptation.
Development of Strategic plan for drought management and flood management.
Community participation for strategic water management.
Social and Environmental safe guard.

Irrigation Policy, Law and Regulations

Target group

Chief Engineers, Irrigation Engineers, Engineering Assistants, Project Managers

Objectives

Acquire

Knowledge on legal frame work if irrigation systems and water resources network in sri lanka.

Build

Competencies in identifying different laws related to irrigation and water resources development and its environment.

Develop

Capacities to identify legal procedures against law breakers in irrigation systems.

Resource persons

Eng. Badra Kamaladasa/Eng. G.D.F.U Perera/Eng. Nishantha Kamaladasa/Mr. V.K Nanayakkara/Eng. Prabath Vittharana/Ms. Shakiela Bandara

Course Fee (per head) – 11000.00LKR

Course Co-ordinator- Eng. (Ms.) D.S.K Amarasekara (Engineer)

Course Outline

Agriculture, Irrigation, land policies.
Introduction of court system in sri lanka.
Applicability and flexibility of laws in irrigation.
Irrigation Ordinance and related amendments.
Environment Law.
Land Ordinance.
Agrarian Development
Government lands recovery of possession act.
Government quarters recovery of possession act.
Guide lines. regulation & circulars.

Short Course on Engineering surveying (Levelling and Total Station Instrument)

Target group

Engineers, Engineering Assistants, Technical officers and other Technical Personnel

Objectives

Intended to impart knowledge on participants regarding the Leveling instrument, Total station instrument and their applications in the field

Medium

English / Sinhala

Course Duration

8 days (88 hrs)

Course Fee

  • Rs. 34,000.00 per 1 Student
  • Rs. 680,000.00 per 20 Student no of Student
  • Rs. 1,020,000.00 per 20 Student no of Student

Course Coordinator

Eng.D.S.K.Amarasekara

Course Outline

Part A (Levelling Instrument) - 3 days

Basic introduction on Levelling (theory)
Practicing levelling instrument on field including two peg test
Level transferring and calculation of the elevation of an unknown point (Height)
Talking Longitudinal Sections & Cross Sections using auto level
Plotting Longitudinal Sections & Cross Sections
Plotting using AutoCAD
Construction Levelling (including building construction and road constructions)

Part B (T.S. Instrument) - 5 days
Participants will be given hand on experience in using Total Station. They will be working in teams and perform survey operations using Total Station for a particular area
Introduction on total Station
Familiarizing on Total Station Instument
Topographic survey using closed traverse method
Downloading the data from Total Station to computer and adjustment of the close traverse.
Conducting a topo survey with Total Station
Construction Project Layout:
- Angle Measurement
- Distance Measurement
- Coordinate Measurement
- Building Corners
- Data Processing

Introduction on AutoCAD Civil 3D software
plotting contour maps
plotting CSs, LSs and designing works

Construction Management & Contract Administration

Target Group

Engineers, Engineering Assistants, Accountant

Objectives

Acquire

Enhance the knowledge construction management of a project and Contract Administration including public procurement and FIDIC Conditions of Contract for the Staff of Irrigation department.

Build

Learn in detail the principles and practices used in Sri lanka in construction management and Contract Administration with special emphasis to procurement and general FIDIC conditions of contract, dispute resolution, claims management, Performance and the technical audit aspects in the projects management.

Develop

Specific Skill for different aspects of Project and Contract Management methods that could be used by the staff of Foreign and local funded projects

Resource persons

Eng. G.D.F.U. Perera/Eng. Samitha Karunarathna/Mr. Sarath Muthugala/Mr. Thavatinsa Mendis Jayasekara

Course Fee (Per head)- 14000.00LKR

Course Coordinator- Eng.D.S.K. Amarasekara

Course Outline

Introduction to Construction management and contract administration

Construction Management

Construction Project Planning
Kick off meeting
Site meeting
Progress control of project
Time Management
Cost control of a project
Quality control and Quality assurance

Contract administration
Introduction to FIDIC conditions contract and conditions of ICTAD
Bid evaluation
Suspension, Termination and Force
Majeure
Claims Management
Dispute Resolution

GIS & IT’s Application for Irrigation Sector

Target Group

Engineers, Engineering Assistants,

Objectives

Acquire

Knowledge on GIS software and its applications for irrigation sector as a management tool for the planning, designing and development purposes of irrigation project

Develop

Skill to prepare maps and attribute files that can be used for irrigation system management

Resource persons

Dr. Lal Muthuwaththa/ Ms. Gayani Abegunawardhana

Course Fee (Per head)- 20000.00LKR

Course Co-ordinator- Eng.R.K. Siriwardhana (Senior Engineer)

Course Outline

Introduction and overview OF GIS
Introduction to ArcGIS & familiarization of ARCGIS software exploring Arcmao & Symbolizing features and raster's
Classifying, Labeling & symbolizing features
Arc tool box querying data joining and relating tables
Exploring Arc catalog making map quickly
Creating features editing features and attributes
Preparing data for analysis
GIS output
GIS application for water issue & water resources management

AutoCAD 2D and 3D Training for Beginners

Target group

Engineers, Architects, Quantity Surveyors, Draught Persons & those who have knowledge of engineering draughting

Objectives

Providing benefits to both you and your employer in using AutoCAD to eliminate tasks, validation of skills and knowledge and lead to accelerated professional development, improved productivity  and enhanced credibility in engineering sector.

Medium

English / Sinhala

Course Duration

4 days (40 hrs)

Course Fee

  • 12500.00 per 1 student
  • 2,50,000.00 per 20 no. of students
  • 3,75,000.00 30 no. of students

Course Coordinator- Eng. (Mrs.)D.S.K.Amarasekara

Introduction
Drawing Standards, SLS 409
Orthographic views and isometric views
Orthographic projection methods
Alphabat of lines
AutoCAD Window and parts of the window
Working with AutoCAD
Coordinate Systems - Rectangular and Polar Coordinate Systems
Absolute Coordinates and Relative Coordinates
Opening a Drawing file and saving
Initial Formatting of the drawing file
AutoCAD commands and categories
Methods of giving commands
Drawing different objects
Modification of drawn objects
Selection methods of drawn objects
Placing and editing dimensions
Placing and editing text
Working with Layers
Status Toggles
Drawing orthographic views
Drawing isometric views
Using isometric scale
Finding areas, perimeters
Performing Calculations
Plotting drawings, Plotting from Model, Plotting from Layouts
Drawing longitudinal sections using excel data sheets
Adjusting the scales using block facility

MS Office, Internet & Email Training Programme

Target group

Management Assistants, Development Officers or interested any government officers

Objectives

  • Acquire knowledge on sharing the information for resources management and development activities in the office environment with computer aided software.
  • Build capacities to use computer aided software and management tool for information.
  • Develop skill to use new technology based computer applications for the irrigation project.

Duration

04 Days (40 hrs)

Medium

English/Sinhala/Tamil

Course Fee

  • 9900.00 for one student
  • 180,000.00 for 20 students
  • 270,000.00 for 30 students

Course Coordinator- Eng. (Mrs.)D.S.K.Amarasekara

Course Outline

Computer Basics
Microsoft Word
Microsoft Excel
Microsoft PowerPoint
Internet & Email