Tuesday, 6 November 2012
STUDENT INDUSTRIALWORK EXPERIENCE SCHEME REPORTON MY EXPERIENCE ON SITE/@WORK DURING MY THREE(3) MONTHS TRAINING
AT S.K.P. INTERNATIONAL SERVICES LIMITED, Abeokuta, Ogun state, Nigeria.
POPOOLA OPEYEMI SAMSON
MATRIC. NO: 2009/1134
DEPT OF ARCHITECTURE
BELLS UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY
Students Industrial Work Experience scheme is a program designed by the universityto expose students to the practical aspects of his/her course of study. It involves theattachment of a student to an organization in line with his/her respective course of study thatcan provide the training and experience required in the industry, as these experience andtraining cannot be obtained in the lecture rooms but the theoretical knowledge taught inlecture rooms shall be applied by the student in real industrial situations.This training/work experience, is an essential component in the development of the practical and professional skills required of each student by their respective course of studyand also stands as an aid to prospective employment.As a student of architecture, i have been able to obtain
the most relevant and effective practical industrial training and experience in a duration of three months(3 months) having beenexposed to practical on-site situations and activities from S.K.P. international services, a construction company with consultants in Architecture, Engineering and Quantity surveying. The company’s principal areas of operations include building design project management and buildingsupervision.Being
an architectural design and engineering services company with a vision andcommitment to providing bespoke design and construction service using a combination of the mostappropriate technology
, S.K.P. international services limited has undertaken various projects just to mention a few as listed below:
Adamawa Plaza, Abuja
PTF Housing Scheme, Abuja
Pinnacle Plaza, Abuja
Coscharis Centre, Abuja
Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Authority(PPPRA) Head Office,Abuja
I was assigned as an industrial training student by the firm to the on-going PetroleumProducts Pricing Regulatory Authority head office building project site to learn, observe andreport the weekly construction activities, procedures and work progress carried out on the siteand make a weekly presentation to the office on the architectural experience and knowledgeobtained on the project.This report is therefore an illustration of the nature of works and activities carried outon the Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Authority head office building project and the
nature of works done during the course of the industrial programme. It also provides adetailed principle of building construction and some aspects of engineering in reference to building technology and how they are applied practically in building construction.
My deepest appreciation and gratitude goes to God for his gift of life to me and strength to journey through and to Arc. S.K. Popoola, the C.E.O., skp international services limited, for giving me this very rare privilege and opportunity to learn and be trained under him and to the entire staff S.K.P. international services limited for their tutelage, time, patience and support inspite of all the ups and downs experienced during my training .Furthermore, my sincere appreciation also goes to the entire staff of S.K.P. international services limited, for developing in me an awareness of the general workplace, behaviour and interpersonal skills development, and giving me the opportunity to get a feel of the work environment which has exposed me to the architects responsibilities and ethics.
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