1- Safety should be a top priority: Always wear protection helmets and protection shoes on the construction site.
2- Learn to measure any structural member correctly: Always carry a measuring tape of 3m or 5m with you. measurement is a crucial parameter in numerous elements.
3- Productive conversation is a top key to connect: construction site is filled with people who have a unique level of communication, from labour to project manager. Learn how to persuade people.
4- Stay focused: Little carelessness can cause you terrible reputation. Constantly be aware of your work. Be present.
5- Gaining knowledge of engineering drawing: Civil engineering students must have an excellent sense of imagination. It may look complicated but with practice, absolutely everyone can do it.
6- Calculations: Microsoft excel, calculation of Bar bending schedule, costing estimation are later components to be learned but they are very important throughout the engineering career.
7- Learn conversion of units: On construction site, while reading engineering plans, centre line plan, floor plan everything is read in millimetre. But occasionally we stumble upon feet, inches, meters. So it is very essential to understand the conversion of units.