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Subsidence Investigation Workshop - ONLINE




Dr Martin Dobson

6 hours

Places Available

1 day ( 9.00 - 16.30 approximately) 

Exc. VAT Inc. VAT

Course Objectives:


Course Content:

  • Building on the one-day Getting to Grips with Subsidence course, this workshop tackles some of the more technical areas. The course includes: 
    • Resume of site investigation techniques from ‘Getting to Grips with Subsidence'’
    • Calculations of subsidence
    • Calculation and presentation of level monitoring data.
    • Detailed review of case studies
    • Interpretation of level monitoring results.
    • Calculation and presentation of level distortion surveys.
    • Evidential value of investigation techniques.
    • Evidence for TPO applications.
    • Dealing with compensation claims.
    • Evidence for 3rd party / legal claims.
    • Undertaking your own investigations. 

    This online course is delivered online (via Zoom) in two morning sessions. 

    Please ensure that you have a Zoom account and that your camera and audio are in working order. Please see Zoom Tips
    Session 1: Monday 26 July 2021: 09.30 – 12.30
    Session 2: Tuesday 27 July 2021: 09.30 – 12.30


    Arboricultural Association attendance certificate

Module Pre-requisites:

We recommend you have attended the Getting to Grips with Subsidence course before you attend this course. We also recommend that you have studied at level 6 that includes a section on subsidence.

Terms of Cancellation or Amendments to details

  • We reserve the right to cancel courses and refund applicants if there is insufficient demand.
  • A FULL charge will be applied to any booking cancelled less than 10 working days before the event.
  • A £30 administration charge may be applied to changes made to bookings that have been received and acknowledged.

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