Design and Construction of Road Tunnels-Part 2 Methodology and Excavation Support: 5 PDH

$30.00

Students Completed: 11

In this course the student will understand the construction methodology and excavation support systems for cut-and-cover road tunnels, design and construction issues for rock and soft ground tunneling, and the special approaches that must be made when passing through difficult ground.
Instructor: Raymond Bosek, PE
In this course the student will understand the construction methodology and excavation support systems for cut-and-cover road tunnels, design and construction issues for rock and soft ground tunneling, and the special approaches that must be made when passing through difficult ground.

SPECIFIC KNOWLEDGE OR SKILL OBTAINED

This course teaches the following specific knowledge and skills:

  • Cut and cover tunnels
  • Rock Tunneling
  • Softground tunneling
  • Difficult ground tunneling
  • Structural design and subsystems
  • Groundwater control
  • Tunnel support design
  • Permanent lining design
  • Soil stabilization
  • Instability and heaving loads

CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION

You will be able to immediately print a certificate of completion after passing a 30 question multiple-choice quiz. The quiz can be retaken unlimited times until a passing grade of 70% or better is earned. This course satisfies five (5) professional development hours (PDH) of continuing education.

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Course Description

In this course the student will understand the construction methodology and excavation support systems for cut-and-cover road tunnels, design and construction issues for rock and soft ground tunneling, and the special approaches that must be made when passing through difficult ground.

SPECIFIC KNOWLEDGE OR SKILL OBTAINED

This course teaches the following specific knowledge and skills:

  • Cut and cover tunnels
  • Rock Tunneling
  • Softground tunneling
  • Difficult ground tunneling
  • Structural design and subsystems
  • Groundwater control
  • Tunnel support design
  • Permanent lining design
  • Soil stabilization
  • Instability and heaving loads

CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION

You will be able to immediately print a certificate of completion after passing a 30 question multiple-choice quiz. The quiz can be retaken unlimited times until a passing grade of 70% or better is earned. This course satisfies five (5) professional development hours (PDH) of continuing education