From Scans to Deliverables

Overview

Overview

Duration 1 day
Course Time 9.30am - 5.30pm
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This course is delivered by GPS Lands.

This course will focus on laser scanning technology, data collection, processing and simple modelling with examples of land surveying applications. A combination of lectures and hands-on demonstrations of the hardware will be introduced in the course. The software used for data processing and creating deliverables will also be covered.

Key Takeaways

Key Takeaways

At the end of this course, the participants will be able to:

• Acquire a better understanding of laser scanning technologies
• Know what a point cloud is and how to manage it
• Handle a terrestrial laser scanner as well as a handheld scanner
• Understand how the scan data are processed by knowing the strengths and weaknesses of each different workflows
• Acquire possible ideas of how the scan data can be utilised to create "content-rich" deliverables

Who Should Attend

Who Should Attend

This course is targeted at:
• Land surveying professionals
• BIM technicians and managers
• Reality capture personnel
• Anyone who requires a fundamental knowledge of scanning technologies

ICT and SS Competency Framework

ICT and SS Competency Framework

As part of the ICTCF, this course falls under the Modelling & Simulations functional clusters and tagged to the following competencies:
  • Positioning & Localisation

The course is mapped to the following job roles:
  • Geospatial Info System Architect
  • Interactive Digital Media (AR/VR) Engineer
  • Modelling & Simulations Engineer



Course Structure

Course Structure

This course is delivered face-to-face and will cover the following topics:

1. What is laser scanning? What are point clouds?

2. Comparing traditional data capture methods to scanning

3. Introduction to the hardware
• Terrestrial laser scanner (Static)
• Mobile Handheld

4. Hardware live demonstration

5. Software registration demonstration

6. Discussions of possible deliverables (with software demo)
• Dimensions extraction
• Floor plans and sections plans creation
• Volume Calculation, Contours Generation
• Feature extraction
• Digital Terrain Models / TIN Models (Triangulations)
• Meshing
• Comparison to design (Change Detection)

7. Creating 3D models from point cloud
• Fitting shapes to point cloud (Realworks)
• Introduction to SketchUp

NOTE
• This course does not require having the certification exam.

Instructors

Instructors


Fees

Fees


Full Fee

Full course fee

S$350

7% GST on nett course fee

S$24.50

Total nett course fee payable, including GST S$374.50



Upcoming Classes

Upcoming Classes

Class 1

Duration: 1 day

07 Oct 2022 to 07 Oct 2022 (Full Time)

When :
Oct:
07

Time : 9.30am - 5.30pm
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Class 2

Duration: 1 day

04 Nov 2022 to 04 Nov 2022 (Full Time)

When :
Nov:
04

Time : 9.30am - 5.30pm
Registration:

Class 3

Duration: 1 day

02 Dec 2022 to 02 Dec 2022 (Full Time)

When :
Dec:
02

Time : 9.30am - 5.30pm
Registration:

How To Register

How To Register


Agency-sponsored

Step 1 Apply through your organisation's training request system.

Step 2 Your organisation's training request system (or relevant HR staff) confirms your organisation's approval for you to take the course.

Your organisation will send registration information to the academy.

Organisation HR L&D or equivalent staff can click here for details of the registration submission process.


Step 3 The Digital Academy will inform you whether you have been successful in enrolment.