GHANA INSTITUTION OF ENGINEERING (GhIE)

2019 3RD & 4TH QUARTER CPD COURSES AND SEMINARS

No. TOPIC   PROPOSED DATE COURSE CONTENT RESOURCE PERSON COST / PERSON
  Engineering Construction Management August 5 – 6 (3 days) Basics of Construction Project Management Evaluation of tenders Adherence to planning and failure to plan (including Case studies) Practical site experiences and higher qualifications devoid of site experience (case studies) Causes, curbing and avoidance of cost overrun (case studies) Ing. Moses Arkoh Ing. Joshua Allotey GH¢1,200
  Geotechnical Design Workshop – Reliability Based Design for Shallow Foundation using Eurocode 7   August 12– 14 (3 days) Overview of EC7Sources of uncertainties in soilsStatistics and its use in the estimation of soil propertiesPartial factors discussionDesign Combinations per EC7The Design StepsDesign Workshop using as many case studies as possible Ing. J.K. Oddei GH¢1,200
  Training Workshop in Non-Destructive Testing August 19– 23 (5 days) Role of Non-destructive testing in industryISO 9712(2005E):– Qualification and Certification of personnel Certification SchemesPenetrant Testing Magnetic Particle TestingUltrasonic Testing Radiographic TestingIntroduction to technical courses in welding and fabrication Institute of Industrial Skills Development (IISD) of Science and Technology Advocacy Renaissance for Africa (STARFA) Ghana GH¢2,500
  Training Workshop in Industrial Fire Safety and Precaution Management August 19– 23 (5 days) Fire PhenomenonEffects of CombustionFire and Building ( Construction Materials)Fire Safety Design National Building Regulations Fire Service Fire Precautions (Regulations Act) Fire Engineering Controls Smoke Detectors/Alarms Sprinklers CO2 Flooding systems Routine Inspection of premises Education/Drills/Fire Squads(Detection, Alarm and Initiate Attack) Fire Policy Work place Hazardous Material information system(WHMIS) Factories, Office and Shops Act Institute of Industrial Skills Development (IISD) of Science and Technology Advocacy Renaissance for Africa (STARFA) Ghana GH¢2,500
  Urban Flood Modelling with HEC-HMS Sept 4 – 5 (2 days) HEC HMS User InterfaceHEC HMS Basin ModelsHEC HMS Meteorological ModelsCalibrating HEC HMS ModelsModelling Future Scenarios Ing. Kojo Keelson Gh¢850
  Health Safety & Environment (HSE)- Internal Audit Training (3 days) Sept 10 – 12 (3 days) Overview of OHSAS 18001:2007 Management System Standards requirements Internal Audit Process:  Internal Audit Objectives and targets  Audit Definitions  Audit Principles and Audit Types  Audit planning/program  How to Conduct the Audit  Audit Review/Reports  Benefits of Internal Audits  Audit case study and role-play Ing. Ben Richard Aniagyei, Past President of GhIE Degree in Mechanical Engineering KNUST. He has over 30 years working experience in the field. GH¢1,500
  Contract Administration & Management  Sept 18 – 19 (2 days) Law of ContractContract Formulation & PreparationTender Pricing & ProceduresTender Evaluation & NegotiationContract AdministrationVariation Orders, Claims & Settlements of Disputes     Hon. David Opon-Kusi. FGhIS   Surv. James Klu. FGhIS   Ing. Kwesi Abbey Sam. FGhIE   Lawyer Effiba Amihere Gh¢850
  Introduction to PROTA Structural Engineering Software for BIM in concrete and steel Sept 23 – 26 (4 days) Building the modelBuilding analysisColumn and wall designBeam designSlab design and detailingFoundation design and detailingProtaDetailsProta Steel – Modelling, Connections & Shop Drawing ProductionProta BIM Prota Software Inc. Gh¢500
  Technical Report Writing Sept 24 – 25 (2 days) Report Structure and FormatsWriting Style and LanguagePresentation of InformationTextual (Descriptive)-Graphical, Numerical and Types of Summary Dr. Kobby Mensah, PhD from the University of Sheffield, UK. He is a leading expert in Communication, Gh¢850
  Fire Safety Design – Principles and Practice October 1 – 2 (2 days) Design Principles for fire prevention:Architectural DesignElectrical DesignStructural DesignFire Fighting Techniques     Architect Harold Evans   Ing. Joshua Allotey   Mr. D.S. Afful GH¢850
  Analysis & Design of Stormwater Conveyance System October 8 – 9 (2 days) Overview of Stormwater System Relationship between Rainfall and Runoff Estimation of Peak Flows for Design using Rational MethodConcept of Open Channel and Pipe FlowCase Study: Design of Storm Drainage for Housing Estates Ing. Obeng Atuah GH¢850
  Steel Construction, Steel-forming and Physical Metallurgy October 14 – 16 (3 days) Steel Engineering  Design and FabricationSustainable Development Framework ArcerlorMittal GH¢850
  Rainfall Runoff Modelling with EPA SWMM November 12 – 14 (3 days) Rainfall Data TypesOverland Flow RoutingInfiltration MethodsSensitivity Analysis and CalibrationContinuous Simulation Ing. Kojo Keelson Gh¢1,200
  Electrical Safety November 26 – 27 (2 days) General Electrical SafetyElectrical Safety (cont.)Exercise / DiscussionsSafe Excavations / Works Permit SystemWork Permit SystemWork on High / Low Voltage SystemsControl of Hazardous EnergiesSafe Installation of GensetsVideo on Safe Electrical Work Practices Ing. Ben Richard Aniagyei, Past President of GhIE   Degree in Mechanical Engineering KNUST. He has over 30 years working experience in the field.    
  Designing with Auto CAD Civil 3D 2011 December 2 – 5 (4 days) Working with PointsSurfacesAlignmentProfilesCorridor Ing. Bernard Owusu  BSc. Civil Engineering, MSc. Road and Transportation Engineering,   GH¢1,500

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