CARPT108 - Plot Plans and Building Layout

The interpretation of architectural plans and their application at the construction site is emphasized. Topics include the principles, equipment and methods used to perform the site layout tasks. The process of distance measurement as well leveling for site layout is also presented.

Credits: 3

Distribution: Career Training

Offered: Spring


  1. Define hubs, datum points and monuments
  2. Describe methods for determining grades and building floor elevations
  3. Describe methods for locating property lines
  4. Layout right angles using the 3-4-5 method
  5. List the information given on plot plans
  6. Set up batter boards