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This course provides an overview of the surveying profession today and includes summarized topics such as terminology definitions, types of surveys, practice standards, project examples, technical aspects, legal aspects and project case studies. The course is intended for civil engineers or related professionals who need to work with and request survey data for design and construction projects.


Shane Zodrow, PLS, PE

Shane Zodrow, PLS, PE

Shane Zodrow holds a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, Magna Cum Laude, from the University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee, and is a licensed Professional Land Surveyor and Professional Engineer in Wisconsin. Shane has 15 years of surveying and engineering experience working ... read more

Benefits and Learning Outcomes

  • Learn technical aspects, including geodesy, map projections, coordinate systems and datum adjustments
  • Explore advanced survey technology, including LiDAR scanning, unmanned aerial vehicles and 3D modeling for construction
  • Obtain lessons learned from project case studies
  • Specific types of surveys – definitions and use
  • Statutes and standards governing practice (Wisconsin Administrative Code, ALTA/NSPS, etc.)
  • Real property title documents and interests
  • Land boundary conflicts and potential resolutions

Date: Fri, Mar 26, 2021

Delivery Method: Live Online

Time: 8am-4:30pm CT

Platform: Zoom

Instructor: Shane Zodrow PLS, PE

Fee: $495

CEUs: 0.7, PDHs: 7

Enrollment Limit: 40

Program Number: 4860-12804

Registration Deadline: Mar 23, 2021

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