TRAINING AVAILABLE ON DEMAND

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

  • REQUEST YOUR NEXT TRAINING SESSION: Please use the form below to request your next Trimble Technology training offered by SITECH Michigan {includes Software - Trimble Business Center, Basic Construction Surveying, Paving, GPS Rover Basics, GPS Rover Siteworks, GPS Machine Control (Earthworks or GCS) training}
  • Continued Education Credits! - check with your organization to see how these offered classes can qualify for your profession's license agreements and continued education requirements (i.e. Surveyor, Engineer, General Contractor, Operator, etc.)
  • Custom training is also available, designed specifically for your company's needs.

Class Descriptions

Training Request

Trimble Business Center Training

Cost: TBD

Length: Days can be scheduled a la cart

Instructor(s): John Simmons

Student Maximum: TBD

Student Minimum: TBD

Dates offered: Upon Request

Requirements: Your own pc with BCE 5.4 installed

https://www.trimble.com/globalTRLTAB.asp?nhttp://dl.trimble.com/osg/survey/updates/5.40/tbc_5_40_full_setup.zip

CLASS SCHEDULE

  • Please submit your online form request for the next Trimble Business Center (TBC) training session and we will notify you. Thank you!
  • General layout (Menu, Toolbars, Panes), Data Import (Layer control, Zoom controls, CAD Data types), General Surface guidelines - What makes up a surface, Linestring command, Template Creation
  • Beginning data prep, Cad File Cleanup, Image import/Vector import, Basic Takeoff
  • TBD

Basic Construction Surveying

Length: TBD

Instructor(s): Erik Nielsen

Student Maximum: 6

Student Minimum: 3

Dates offered: Upon Request

Course Cost: TBD

Course Description

  • Please submit your online form request for the next Basic Construction Surveying training session and we will notify you. Thank you!

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 Paving/Rover Basic

Length: TBD

Instructor(s): Erik Nielsen

Student Maximum: 

Student Minimum

Course Cost: TBD

Course Description: 

  • Please submit your online form request for the next Total Station Paving / Rover Basic training session and we will notify you. Thank you!

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.   (GCS900/PCS900/SCS900).

GPS Rover Basic SCS900

Length: TBD

Instructor(s): James Kahn

Student Maximum: 6

Student Minimum: 3

Dates offered: Upon Request

Course Cost: TBD

Course Description:

  • Please submit your online form request for the next GPS Rover Basics SCS900 training session and we will notify you. Thank you!

This class will be for basic understanding of GPS rover use. Class will cover basic GPS (RTK) fundamentals, use of GPS rover for stakeout, topo, feature collection, site calibration, and data transfer. Please choose appropriate software when registering (SCS900).

GPS Rover Basic Siteworks

Length: TBD

Instructor(s): James Kahn

Student Maximum: 6

Student Minimum: 3

Dates offered: Upon Request

Course Cost: TBD

Course Description:

  • Please submit your online form request for the next GPS Rover Basics Siteworks training session and we will notify you. Thank you!

This class will be for basic understanding of GPS rover use. Class will cover basic GPS (RTK) fundamentals, use of GPS rover for stakeout, topo, feature collection, site calibration, and data transfer. Please choose appropriate software when registering (Siteworks).

GPS Machine Control GCS900

Length: TBD

Instructor(s): James Ludwig

Student Maximum: 

Student Minimum

Dates offered: Upon Request

Course Cost: TBD

Course Description: 

  • Please submit your online form request for the next GPS Machine Control - GCS900 training session and we will notify you. Thank you!

This class will be for basic understanding of GPS machine control.   The class will cover machine installation, calibration, tuning, use, and data loading.  Please choose appropriate software when registering (GCS900).

GPS Machine Control Earthworks

Length: TBD

Instructor(s): James Ludwig

Student Maximum: 

Student Minimum

Dates offered: Upon Request

Course Cost: TBD

Course Description: 

  • Please submit your online form request for the next GPS Machine Control - Earthworks training session and we will notify you. Thank you!

This class will be for basic understanding of GPS machine control.   The class will cover machine installation, calibration, tuning, use, and data loading.  Please choose appropriate software when registering (Earthworks).

Please find the date for your desired class on the calendar above and  complete the form below to attend a training:

  • MM slash DD slash YYYY

Training Locations

Michigan CAT Grand Rapids
7700 Caterpillar Ct
Grand Rapids, MI 49548

Michigan CAT Lansing
7650 Millett Hwy
Lansing, MI 48917

Michigan CAT Novi
25000 Novi Rd
Novi, MI 48375

Training Calendar