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Grading Plans & Surveying

This 3-hour lesson is a deep-dive into grading operations from the standpoint of reading civil drawings and grading drawings. The lesson uses a number of plan excerpts from both types of drawings to illustrate the differences, understand the intent behind each, and learn various markings commonly used on these plans.

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This 3-hour lesson is a deep-dive into grading operations from the standpoint of reading civil drawings and grading drawings. The lesson uses a number of plan excerpts from both types of drawings to illustrate the differences, understand the intent behind each, and learn various markings commonly used on these plans. Surface water drainage is also discussed in detail, along with reading elevations, surveying, staking, stationing, slope contours, common terms, and more.

Recommended Study References

In order to master these concepts, we recommend following along in the reference below while studying with this lesson. Please note that references are not included with purchase.

International Building Code (2018 or 2021)

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