ERIC Number: ED105121
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: N/A
Engineering Aid 1 & C. Rate Training Manual.
Naval Education and Training Command, Pensacola, FL.
The manual is written primarily to aid in the training of personnel to meet the professional qualifications of the engineering aid, first class and chief. In chapter one, the trainee becomes familiar with the rewards and responsibilities of an engineering aid. Chapter two deals with principles of SEABEE administration, the organization and responsibilities of personnel in the Operations Department of a Naval Mobile Construction Battalion, safety responsibilities, and the principles of the Personnel Readiness Capability Program. Chapters 3 through 15 deal with the technical subject matter of the engineering and rating (geodesy and field astronomy; triangulation; level and traverse computations; construction and land surveys; topographic surveys; horizontal and vertical curves; adjustment and repair of surveying equipment; drafting layout, checking, and editing; planning and estimating, estimator's catalogs and specifications; scheduling; soil mechanics; and quality control). Finally, chapter 16 is concerned with the public works organization, responsibilities, and procedures. (A subject index is provided.) (Author/BP)
Descriptors: Administrative Organization, Administrative Policy, Administrative Principles, Course Content, Engineering Education, Engineering Technicians, Engineering Technology, Guides, Instructional Materials, Military Personnel, Military Training, Seafarers, Supervisory Training
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (Stock Number 0502-053-1760)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Naval Education and Training Command, Pensacola, FL.