Events and training

Our busy international events programme provides great opportunities for members to network with peers and develop their knowledge.

NOTICE

face-to-face events are currently suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Explore our expanding range of online events, including webinars, for other CPD opportunities.

CPD courses, conferences and other face-to-face events will resume in the autumn.


We offer a programme of events at HQ and around the world including:
and trained tailoring for structural engineers including:

Upcoming events and training courses

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Business skills for engineers

This two days, face-to-face course gives an overview of all the essential business tools needed by graduate engineers to make the best progress in their early career.

Date ‐ 10 October 2022
Location ‐ The Institution of Structural Engineers
Price ‐ £565 - £835 + VAT
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Eurocode 6: masonry design

This course provides participants with detailed knowledge of masonry design to Eurocode 6 Standards and the National Annexes for Eurocodes.

Date ‐ 11 October 2022
Location ‐ Online
Price ‐ £265 - £395 + VAT
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Deep basements

This course gives guidance on the key considerations when planning the construction of deep basements. It covers using both embedded wall bottom-up and top-down construction in accordance with Eurocodes 2 and 7.

Date ‐ 12 October 2022
Location ‐ Online
Price ‐ £265 - £395
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Timber: design through worked examples

This advanced practical workshop will teach complex timber engineering through worked examples. It encourages problem-solving through teaching tools and group discussion.

Date ‐ 17 October 2022
Location ‐ Online
Price ‐ £265 - £395 + VAT
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Understanding structural design

This two-day course extends the principles developed in the Understanding Structural Behaviour course. It covers more complex real structures and failures; and the important skills of approximate analysis for checking computer output and member sizing.

Date ‐ 18 October 2022
Location ‐ Online
Price ‐ £485 - £715 + VAT
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Eurocode 7: foundation design for small practitioners

This course covers aspects of the geotechnical and structural design of spread and piled foundations. It is tailored for engineers working in small practices. The content is compliant with Eurocodes 2 and 7, with opportunities for comparisons with relevant British Standards.

Date ‐ 20 October 2022
Location ‐ The Institution of Structural Engineers
Price ‐ £265 - £395 + VAT
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construction site with foundations and piling

Eurocode 7: foundation design for small practitioners (Jersey)

This course covers aspects of the geotechnical and structural design of spread and piled foundations. It is tailored for engineers working in small practices. The content is compliant with Eurocodes 2 and 7, with opportunities for comparisons with relevant British Standards.

Date ‐ 26 October 2022
Location ‐ Highlands College, Jersey
Price ‐ £265 - £395
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Financial fundamentals

This one day, face-to-face course provides an overview of accounting principles and an explanation of accounting terminology. It also covers how three key financial documents are produced.

Date ‐ 27 October 2022
Location ‐ The Institution of Structural Engineers
Price ‐ £305 - £465 + VAT
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<h4>Drawing gym for engineers</h4>

Drawing gym for engineers

This course introduces a number of drawing techniques and systems. It will increase your confidence in your sketching abilities.

Date ‐ 2 November 2022
Location ‐ Online
Price ‐ £265 - £395 + VAT
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Conceptual design for structural engineers: an introduction

This popular course is delivered as a series of interactive online sessions supported by individual study. It provides a theoretical framework for understanding conceptual design in the context of structural engineering.

Date ‐ 3 November 2022
Location ‐ Online
Price ‐ £265 - £395 + VAT
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Writing skills for engineers

This one day, online course helps you improve the quality of your written reports and reduce the time you spend writing. It covers how to adapt your writing style for different documents and audiences. You will also learn some grammar best practice to help you write clearly and concisely.

Date ‐ 8 November 2022
Location ‐ Online
Price ‐ £305 - £465 + VAT
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Stadium design

This course demonstrates the similarities between stadium engineering and other types of design. It stresses the importance of the Class 3 structure review regulations and the critical compliance with stadium design guides.

Date ‐ 10 November 2022
Location ‐ The Institution of Structural Engineers
Price ‐ £265 - £395 + VAT

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