Civil 3D Working with Survey Data

This module is designed for Land Surveyors who need to download and process survey data inside Autodesk Civil 3D software. It will include downloading processes for common surveying instrument manufacturers, and will discuss feature coding strategies for field-to-finish survey drawing production. Civil 3D users will be taught how to process and adjust survey data and to prepare survey data for use by in-house design teams and external consultants.

Course content for Civil 3D Working with Survey Data

  • Civil 3D overview
  • Field Codes for Civil 3D
  • Instrument downloads and conversion
  • Setting up Civil 3D for surveying in the UK
  • Importing survey data from field books
  • Traverse adjustments
  • Least-squares network adjustments
  • Editing survey figures and points
  • Audit trails
  • Creating surfaces from survey data
  • Editing surfaces
  • Earthworks volumes
  • Production drafting

If you do not have a base knowledge of Civil 3D, you can merge this 1-day course with our 2-day Civil 3D Core Skills course

Benefits of Civil 3D Working with Survey Data Training

You will learn how to set up Civil 3D for surveying in the UK
Import survey data from field books
Perform least-squares adjustments in the network
Create surfaces from survey data

Expected Outcome

As a result of attending this training, you will be able to set up Civil 3D for surveying in the UK, import survey data from different sources including field books, adjust traverses and survey networks, control the display of points using point description keys, automatically generate linework using field codes, create surfaces from survey data and calculate earthworks volumes.

After completing the course, you can log in to your personal student account and download a personal certificate.

Expected Outcome

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