21, Sep 2020 -

Get ahead of the game in 2020

Get ahead of the game in 2020


Level 1 & 2 Estimator/Designer Courses | 6 CPD points | Nationwide

The Institute for Timber Construction South Africa (ITC-SA), South Africa's engineered timber construction industry body, offers estimators and designers in the nail-plated timber roof truss industry access to fundamental training through its Level 1 and 2 Estimator/Designer Courses, which carry 6 ECSA CPD points each. Registration for these courses is now open.

Course delivery is through self-study of professionally prepared content supplied by the ITC-SA. A certificate of completion is awarded based on the submission of two open-book assignments (submitted via email) as well as a final written exam, which will be facilitated in KwaZulu-Natal, Cape Town, the Southern Cape, Eastern Cape, Gauteng and other areas as required. Entry into the examination will only be granted to students who have submitted both prior assignments for marking.

Course dates for ITC-SA Level 1 & 2 Estimator/Designer Courses (6 ECSA CPD points):

Third Trimester
First assignments distributed 7 September 2020
First assignment submitted & second assignment distributed 12 October 2020
Second assignment submitted 16 November 2020
Examination date: 4 December 2020

Assignment marks contribute 40% towards the final mark and a minimum of 70% final average is expected for successful completion of the course.

Registration and fees

To enroll for the courses, applicants are to access enrolment forms at www.itc-sa.org/designer-programme/. Completed enrolment forms along with proof of payment are to be submitted to enquiries@itc-sa.org, whereupon the applicant will be granted access to the relevant course work in electronic format. Fees must be paid upfront and in full in order to enroll for the course.

Level 1 Estimator/Designer Course: R4134.25 including VAT
Level 2 Estimator/Designer Course: R4770.20 including VAT

Who should sign up?

These courses are geared towards individuals operating in the timber roof truss industry, such as estimators, designers and engineers, for example. Mathematical content for the Level 2 course is of a fairly high level and applicants who have not yet attained a grade 12 level in the subject should carefully consider participation before payment of the non-refundable course fee.

The course notes and commentaries will be provided for home study and the fee includes the marking of written assignments and the cost of the final assessment which will be written at a suitable neutral venue.

NOTE: The SANS Code of Practice 10243 is a requirement for study purposes and can be obtained from SABS, Standard Sales, Private Bag X191, Pretoria, 0001, Tel: (012) 428-6834/6932, Fax: (012) 344-1568, if you/your employer do(es) not already have a copy.
Banking Details:
ABSA Bank – Isando
Account No.: 01029382316
Branch code: 523-142
In name of: Institute for Timber Construction (ITC)
Payment reference: Student Name and Surname
For more information, email enquiries@itc-sa.org or visit www.itc-sa.org

Access Booking Forms
Source: ITC-SA

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