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GALWAY: Civil 3D Survey

  • Date(s)
    Tuesday, 29 and Wednesday, 30 October 2019
  • Time(s)
    9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Venue
    Diatec, Slieveaun, Clarinbridge, Galway, Co. Galway, Ireland
  • Fee

    Members: €470
    Non-Members: €495

    NOTE: You can only book online using credit or debit card details.  If your preferred method of payment is by invoice / purchase order / bank transfer / other, please contact the CPD Training Team on 01-6651305, or email to secure a place.

  • CPD Credit
    14 hours   C2


This hands-on, foundation-level course covers the essentials of AutoCAD® Civil 3D® software as it applies to Land Surveyors, including how to import and export data, set up and manage survey database, create point and figure styles, set up and manage linework code set, create a survey drawing template and surface creation and analysis.

Learning Objectives

The primary objective of the course is to familiarize students with the concepts and application of the essential functions of Autodesk Civil 3D as they apply to Land Surveying. After completing this course, students should be able to:

  • Create points, change point styles, and manage points in groups
  • Create and manage survey database
  • Create linework code set to automatically process linework
  • Sharing Data in Civil 3D
  • Export point and design data
  • Set up description files
  • Import survey data
  • Insert blocks based on field coding
  • Create, edit & analyse surfaces
  • Create setting out data

Who should attend

Land Surveyors, Civil Engineers, technicians or draughting personnel working with, or with access to, Civil 3D for creating, and using data from topographical survey drawings.


Students should have a working knowledge of AutoCAD 2010 or later. Familiarity with AutoCAD Civil 3D preferred.

Course Content

Working with Point Data
  • Creating and Editing Points
  • Importing Points
  • Linking to Survey instruments
  • Creating Point Styles
  • Creating Description Keys
  • Point Groups
  • Exporting points
Sharing Data
  • Data Shortcuts
  • Editing data shortcuts
  • Setting out reports
Survey Setup
  • Create a local survey database
  • Modify database and user settings
  • Import survey data
  • Create code set and process linework
  • Edit survey figures
Surface Modeling
  • Creating a Surface from LandXML
  • Editing and Analyzing a Surface
  • Adding Masks, Borders, and Contour Labels
  • Breaklines


Make a Booking

29 September 2019



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