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CONSTRUCTION 221: Site Evaluations & Field Instruments

Learning Objectives

  • Identify lasers, site levels, transits, tapes, and satellite imagery.
  • Distinguish dimensions, elevations, slopes, angles, line-of-sight issues.
  • Define basic drawing and documentation of site evaluation and measurements.
  • Examine where and how to use online data such as Google Earth, county records, aerial photos.


This entry-level hands-on class, designed specifically for the pool and landscape trades so that designers could collect accurate and appropriate information from the field prior to starting the design. After all, what good is a design if it does not fit the space or address issues such as slopes and drainage?

Time/ Credits

8:00 hrs

Instructor TBD