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Courses 2017

Courses 2017

Courses for 2017

Additional courses will be added to the list as dates for these courses are finalised. If you would like to attend a course, please complete the online registration, or download the registration form and email it to ebe-cpd@uct.ac.za

CPD Courses

Introduction to Spatial Design: 20 CPD points
23 January – 17 February 2017

Bridge Management and Maintenance (in JHB): 3 CPD points
15 – 17 February 2017

Corruption and Urban Planning in Sub-Saharan Africa: 3 CPD points
22 – 24 February 2017

Introduction to Machine Learning: 5 CPD points
27 February – 3 March 2017

Concrete Technology (in JHB): 2 CPD points
3 – 4 April 2017

Repair and Rehabilitation of Concrete Structures (in JHB): 5 CPD points
8 – 12 May 2017

Heritage Resources Management: 1.8 CPD points
Monday evenings, 8 May – 12 June 2017

Valuation for Land Reform and Expropriation: 3 CPD points
10 – 12 May 2017 in Johannesburg
19 – 21 July in Durban

SPLUMA Implementation: Guidance for Practitioners: 2 CPD points
11 – 12 May 2017 in Johannesburg

Microwave Filters: 5 CPD points
12 – 16 June 2017

Aspects of City Design: 5 CPD points
24 – 28 July 2017

Housing Finance Course for Sub-Saharan Africa: 6 CPD points
1 – 7 October 2017

CPD Programmes

Construction Business and Management Programme:
All courses take place on Friday afternoons and Saturdays for the period indicated
Each course is offered as an individual certificate course
Business Foundations
Module 1: Business Planning: 28 April – 6 May 2017
Module 2: Construction Management: 12 – 20 May 2017
Module 3: Enterprise Development: 26 May – 3 June 2017
Construction Regulations
Module 4: Understanding Statutory Regulations: 21 – 29 July 2017
Module 5: Health and Safety: 4 – 12 August 2017
Module 6: Basic Surveying: 18 – 26 August 2017
Business Expansion
Module 7: Reading Basic Drawings: 6 – 14 October 2017
Module 8: Basic Estimating and Tendering: 20 – 28 October 2017
Module 9: Basic Excel: 3 – 11 November 2017

Masters Modules available as individual certificated CPD courses:

Transport Studies courses
Transport Modelling: 30 January – 3 February 2017
Local Area Transport Planning, Management and Design: 6 – 10 March 2017
Integrated Land Use-Transport Planning: 8 – 12 May 2017
Transport Demand Analysis and Project Assessment: 5 – 9 June 2017
Management of Transport Supply and Demand: 14 – 18 August 2017
Public Transport System Design and Operations Management: 9 – 13 October 2017
Public Transport Policy and Regulation: 13 – 17 November 2017

Geotechnical Engineering
Laboratory and Field Techniques: 27 February – 1 March 2017
Ground Improvement Techniques: 19 – 21 June 2017
Advanced Soil Mechanics: 17 – 20 July 2017
Foundation Design: TBC 2017 - (3-day course)

Civil Infrastructure Management and Maintenance (CIMM) courses
Durability and Condition Assessment of Concrete Structures: 20 - 22 Feb & 2 - 3 March 2017 (5 day course)
Advanced Infrastructure Management: 5 – 9 June 2017
Bridge Management and Maintenance: tbc June 2017
Structural Performance Assessment and Monitoring: tbc August 2017

Conservation of the Built Environment
History of Conservation: 23 – 27 January 2017, 08h30 – 18h00
Law of Conservation, Heritage Management and Development: 3 – 7 April 2017, 08h30 – 13h00
Conservation Disciplines and Practices: 3 – 7 April 2017, 14h00 – 18h00
Research Methodologies: 8 – 12 May 2017, 08h30 – 18h00
Researching and Assessing Heritage Resources: 9 – 13 October 2017, 08h00 – 18h00

Radar and Electronic Defence
Introduction to Radar: 13 – 17 February 2017
Mathematics for Radar and Electronic Protection: 3 – 8 April 2017
Radar Signal and Data Processing: 22 – 26 May 2017
Microwave Filters: Technologies and Practical Design: 12 – 16 June 2017
FPGA Development for Radar, Radio-Astronomy and Communications: 17 – 21 July 2017

Urban Infrastructure Design and Management
Urban Transitions in the Global South: 13 – 17 March 2017
Integrated Urban Water Management: 16 – 20 October 2017