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Land surveying plays a crucial role in various industries such as civil infrastructure, oil and gas, transportation, and real estate development. This course will provide a comprehensive overview of this field, enabling students to gain valuable insights into land surveying fundamentals, procedures, and emerging technologies. The course material spans a broad range of topics, starting from the history of land surveying, moving through the Public Land Survey System (PLSS), and the grid system that forms the cornerstone of most US land divisions. Further, it explores various types of land surveys and discusses emerging technologies using LIDAR and UAV. Whether you are a licensed professional, a property developer, a prospective homeowner, or anyone interested in the world of property surveys, this course will provide valuable insights and practical knowledge.
This course includes a multiple-choice quiz at the end, which is designed to enhance the understanding of the course materials.
NY PE & PLS: You must choose courses that are technical in nature or related to matters of laws and ethics contributing to the health and welfare of the public. NY Board does not accept courses related to office management, risk management, leadership, marketing, accounting, financial planning, real estate, and basic CAD. Specific course topics that are on the borderline and are not acceptable by the NY Board have been noted under the course description on our website.