IStructE CM Online Exam Prep Course

Introduction

 

Modulus is pleased to be delivering the IStructE CM Examination Preparation Course (hosted for many years at Westminster College)

The pass rate for course delegates taking the July 2018 examination was 60%, this compares well to the overall pass rate of 35%.
 

Available Courses

We are now taking bookings for the below courses, which is now taking place online. Click on the course below or scroll down for an outline of the programme.

If you have any queries, please contact training@modulus.ltd.

Aims and Objectives
 

This course is intended for structural engineers making final preparations to sit the chartered membership examination. There will be guidance, hints and tips for preparing and sitting the examination in the following areas:

  • Preparing and exam technique

  • Key issues to address in answering questions

  • Options and solutions for concrete and steel superstructure and sub-structures

  • Review of past papers

Course details

Duration: 10 weeks

Cost: £395 +VAT

Venue: Online - interactive

 

Time: 18:15 to 20:30

 

Course notes: Where provided by the speaker a pdf copy of the notes will be available, usually in advance.

Programme Outline - Spring 2020 Course

Date

Speaker

Title

Topics include

7 Oct 2020

Owen Brooker

Introduction

  • Load transfer diagrams

  • Functional framing diagrams

  • Stability systems

14 Oct 2020

Paul Perry

Steelwork solutions

  • "Rule of thumb" for analysis and design

  • Steel floors, beams, columns, portals and trusses

21 Oct 2020

Mohmmed Alshahed

When I took the exam

  • How to prepare for the exam

28 Oct 2020

Paul Perry

Transfer Structures

  • Transition between grids

  • Building over tunnel & sewer

  • Vierendeel trusses & plate girders

4 Nov 2020

Paul Perry

Foundations

  • Types

  • Pile/pads/ underpinning

11 Nov 2020

Owen Brooker

Concrete and Timber solutions

  • Concrete floor options

  • Timber floor options

  • Quick analysis methods

  • Quick concrete design

18 Nov 2020

Paul Perry

Basements and Retaining Walls

  • Basement; design concepts

  • Basement; construction sequence

  • Retaining Walls; at ramps & sloping sites

25 Nov 2020

Owen Brooker

Past Papers

  • Identifying key issues

  • Developing solutions

2 Dec 2020

Paul Perry

Methods Statements and Programmes

  • Logical sequence of events

  • Method statements, construction methods and temporary works

  • Programming, estimating timings for sub- and super-structure

9 Dec 2020

Paul Perry

The letter, drawings & calculations

  • Letter writing tips

  • Drawings "Rules of thumb" & Calculation format

  • Report appraisal tips

Payment Information

The cost of this course is £395 +VAT. Payment can be made using either a debit or credit card and it is NOT necessary to have a PayPal account. As noted in the Terms and Conditions payment can be made by invoice for an administration fee of £25. Please contact training@modulus.ltd if you wish to pay by invoice.

Available Courses

Please note that on occasions it may be necessary to adjust the programme and speakers.

If you have any difficulties with the payment pages or if you require any further details please do not hesitate to contact us.

 
 

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Location

Head Office

Modulus Structural Engineering Ltd

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Aviary Court

Basingstoke

Hampshire

RG24 8PE

Tel: 01256 768588

London Office

Meadlake Place

Thorpe Lea Road

Egham

TW20 8HE

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