SITECH Michigan offers comprehensive training programs for all products and services:

  • Product seminars are FREE short 2 hour sessions designed to show you the latest in construction technology. These Seminars are Q&A sessions, product demonstrations, and product presentations.
  • Training sessions are 1/2 day classroom sessions designed to keep you up to date on the latest technology and ensure you are getting the most out of your investment.
  • Custom training is also available, designed specifically for your company's needs.

Training Calendar

Class Descriptions

Trimble Business Center (Basics)

Cost: $300/day/person

Length: Days can be scheduled a la cart

Instructor(s): Nate Nelson

Student Maximum: 20

Student Minimum: 3

Requirements: Your own pc with BCE 5.1 installed

https://www.trimble.com/globalTRLTAB.asp?nav=Collection-51337

CLASS SCHEDULE

  • DAY ONE: Business Center Core Basics, Template Creation, Menu Layouts, Data Import and Data Review
  • DAY TWO: Beginning Data Prep, Cad File Cleanup, Elevating Techniques
  • DAY THREE: Advanced Data Prep, Field Data Module, Exporting to Machine Control Devices, Takeoff overview
  • DAY FOUR: Beginning Takeoff, Image Manager Module, Advanced PDF Import, Vector Data
  • DAY FIVE: Advanced Takeoff, Earthwork Reports, Quantification, Review, Q&A

Basic Construction Surveying

Length: 16 hours (2 days)

Instructor(s): TBD

Student Maximum: 10

Student Minimum: 3

Course Cost: $600

Course Description:  This class will be for general construction survey and math.  Class will cover use of basic rotating and pipe lasers, setup and use of survey grade levels, instrument care, setting basic elevations using benchmark and laser/grade rod, simple construction math, and setup and use of total station for construction layout.

Total Station Machine Control/Rover Basic (GCS900/SCS900 with Earthworks/Siteworks Intro)

Length: 24 hours (3 days)

Instructor(s): TBD

Student Maximum: 10

Student Minimum: 3

Course Cost: $900

Course Description:  This class will be for basic understanding of Total Station (UTS) machine control and rover use.   Class will cover UTS setup, use of UTS rover for stakeout, topo, feature collection, and data transfer.  The class will also cover machine installation, calibration, tuning, use, and data loading.  This will primarily cover SCS900 and GCS900 with an introduction to Trimble’s new Siteworks/Earthworks platforms.

Trimble Business Center (Advanced)

Cost: $900

Length: (24 hours, 3 Days)

Instructor(s): Nate Nelson

Student Maximum: 20

Student Minimum: 3

Requirements: Your own pc with BCE 5.1 installed

https://www.trimble.com/globalTRLTAB.asp?nav=Collection-51337

Class Description:

  • Advanced Corridor Modeling
  • Detailed Cross Sections
  • Other Advanced practices

GPS Machine Control/Rover Basic (GCS900/SCS900 with Earthworks/Siteworks Intro)

Length: 24 hours (3 days)

Instructor(s): TBD

Student Maximum: 10

Student Minimum: 3

Course Cost: $900

Course Description:  This class will be for basic understanding of GPS machine control and rover use.   Class will cover basic GPS (RTK) fundamentals, use of GPS rover for stakeout, topo, feature collection, site calibration, and data transfer.  The class will also cover machine installation, calibration, tuning, use, and data loading.  This will primarily cover SCS900 and GCS900 with an introduction to Trimble’s new Siteworks/Earthworks platforms.

GPS Machine Control/Rover Basic (Earthworks/Siteworks)

Length: 24 hours (3 days)

Instructor(s): TBD

Student Maximum: 10

Student Minimum: 3

Course Cost: $900

Course Description:  This class will be for basic understanding of GPS machine control and rover use.   Class will cover basic GPS (RTK) fundamentals, use of GPS rover for stakeout, topo, feature collection, site calibration, and data transfer.  The class will also cover machine installation, calibration, tuning, use, and data loading.  This will primarily cover Trimble’s new Siteworks/Earthworks platforms.

Training

SITECH Michigan offers comprehensive training programs for all products and services:

  • Product seminars are FREE short 2 hour sessions designed to show you the latest in construction technology. These Seminars are Q&A sessions, product demonstrations, and product presentations.
  • Training sessions are 1/2 day classroom sessions designed to keep you up to date on the latest technology and ensure you are getting the most out of your investment.
  • Custom training is also available, designed specifically for your company's needs.