F6b Measurement Technology


The technology of field recording devices has developed rapidly in recent years. Purely technical devices have become computer-aided field systems.


Basic knowledge of error theory is recommended


  • Use testing and adjustment of the various field recording devices in use today
  • Describe functionalities and accuracies of common instruments for geodata collection
  • Differentiate between the application areas of the various recording devices
  • Describing special measuring instruments for engineering surveying


  • Describe accuracy, basic setting values and areas of application of today’s measuring instruments (total stations, laser measuring instruments, laser scanning instruments, levels, GNSS, …).
  • Technical design of measuring instruments
  • Checking and adjusting devices
  • Trends

Lesson Time

32 (4 Days)

Course Cost

CHF 1’000.-