Prokon Sumo Essentials

Sumo is PROKON’s flagship analysis tool. Make sure you attend this course to use Sumo to its full potential.
Course Duration
1 Days
+-7 hrs per day
Start Date
+-08.30 am
Course Location
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Course Price
R 3200
Including VAT

Course Overview


Sumo is a powerful structural analysis program with userfriendly graphical modelling and automated meshing. In this course we will teach you how to model and analyse your structure, followed by the interpretation of results.

Course Objectives

After completing this course participants should be able to understand and/or create:

  • Model an example structure
  • Setup and run an analysis
  • Interpret results
  • Using design links
  • Reporting

Who Should Attend?

This course is designed for Civil and Structural Engineers.


  • A working knowledge of Microsoft® Windows®, General PROKON

What's Included

Software Trial
Certified Instructor
*Items may differ between courses, contact an agent for details


Attendance Certificate, 1 ECSA CPD credit

Module 1
  • Overview
  • User Interface
Module 2
  • Essentials
  • Materials and Sections
  • Levels
  • Supports
  • Columns
  • Beams
  • Slabs
  • Monolithic Beams
  • Sub-frame Strips
  • Walls
  • Plane Shells
  • Loads
  • Analysis
  • Results
  • Design
Module 3
  • Model Development
  • Interoperability
  • Connections
  • Fixities
  • Sloped Modelling
  • Wind Loading
  • Model Aggregation
  1. Students are to be at the training venue by 08h00 in preparation for a 08h30 start time.
  2. Bookings can only be considered confirmation on receipt of payment.
  3. Bookings may be changed up to three weeks in advance of the course. A fee of 20% will be levied to cover charges.
  4. For full day courses, we will supply you with the relevant training material. A desktop computer to use for the training (where
    applicable) tea/coffee and a full lunch for full day InClass training hosted at the training center only. Catering is not included for OnSite training
  5. Cancellation or rescheduling requests must be in writing and reach us at least 5 (five) working days prior to the course commencement date.
    Full course fees may be retained for no shows or requests within 5 working days prior to commencement.
  6. Although we go to great lengths to ensure that all training proceeds as scheduled, we reserve the right to cancel or postpone\
    dates if we require to do so and undertake to inform clients in writing and telephonically of these changes.
  7. We suggest clients wait until a week prior to course commencement that a course has been confirmed to go ahead as scheduled
    before booking flight and accommodation. We are NOT responsible for cost associated with cancellation of classes such as flight
    and accommodation for clients.
  8. Full training fees will apply if the above condition is not complied with.
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