Surveyors Course

Surveyors Course

This online course is currently being updated to reflect the latest Building Regulations and is not currently available to buy.

Learn the skills and techniques of a highly skilled surveyor

The ProFitter surveyors course is a very popular selection for both skilled window/door installers or for people entering the industry. We recommend that anyone booking this course have experience within the fenestration industry or have completed at least the ‘ProFitter Rating E’ course.

The surveyors course is designed to provide you with the skills and competencies in product measuring techniques as well as provide you with certain important information that must be followed on every site application.

A highly recommended course by industry professionals and course candidates, this one day session ensures you provide accuracy for your career and/or business.

Over the shoulder training from a top industry professional

Lou Leka will be your instructor for this course. Having amassed over 20 years of experience across a full range of trades industries, Lou understands every technical layer. Lean on the hard-won experience Lou has won with this priceless training course.

James Edwards

"Just finished the ProFitters beginners course and it was very professionally done. I've been a carpenter since i was 15 but lots of little things i was doing wrong when it came to window and UPVC door fitting , so the course was incredibly helpful."

Jonathan Macculloch

"Lou is absolutely fantastic I have bought two of the training courses. I have also used the certificate wtih ProFitter in my pitch to customers which has given them even more confidence in my skills and wins me work every time."

Calvin Davies

"Big thanks to guys at ProFitter! Excellent course well presented by Lou. Very professional and could certainly do with more people like this in our industry. Many thanks was well worth it."

What you will learn through this course

A quick overview of the practical knowledge and techniques you will gain from enrolling in this course.

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Complete Measuring Techniques

Learning complete measuring techniques will demonstrate how and where to measure both windows and doors. This includes multiple scenarios and various building products that affect the sizes you take.

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Better Planning

Part of surveying a project is to understand what to look out for onsite to enable better planning prior to an installation taking place. These can include obstructions or obstacles, access issues and also customer expectations. Your trainer will walk you through step by step, ensuring you fully understand the procedures and leave the course educated.

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Focus on Accuracy

Many projects such as bay window installations, shaped window frames and conservatories require a high degree of accuracy and identifying correct angles/pitches. At your ProFitter surveyors training you will be taught the competencies of these requirements and how to gain the right information by use of certain methods and devices.

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Example Paperwork

Recording your onsite sizes and information is above all the most important element of being a surveyor. ProFitter helps by providing you with example paperwork to allow you to accurately and easily record these.

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Building Control Compliance

Certain building control compliance needs to be known and followed on each project. Important elements of this compliance are discussed on the course and also a direct link to where to find up to date information will help you in the future so you can always ensure you meet the current guidelines

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Assessment and Certificate

This will be at the end of your training and is designed to help assess your learning. You can gain your ProFitter certificate by passing a series of questions at the end of your course. You will have a limited number of attempts to retake and pass your course, so, it is wise to revisit the videos and make sure you understand all of the concepts before taking your assessment.

Course Curriculum

Offering around three hours of high quality and never seen before instruction, the ProFitter Beginners Course will help new to intermediate fitters gain the knowledge and awareness they need.

1. Introduction

Introduction and Notes (4:32)
Course Downloads and Notes

2. Windows

Measuring UPVC Windows (7:10)
Bay Windows (14:46)

3. Doors

Measuring UPVC Doors, French Doors, Patio Doors, Bifold Doors (15:56)
Vertical Sliding Doors (10:59)

4. Conservatories

Measuring Conservatories (13:14)

5. Extra Details

Extra Survey Details (11:22)

6. Assessment

Assessment Quiz

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