A one day workshop was organised by Ahalia School of Engineering and Technology jointly with LENSFED Palakkad district Committee under P.K. Balan Study and Research Center on “Civil and Electrical Engineering Practises in Construction” on 09 March 2021. This was inaugurated by Smt. Binumol K., President, Palakkad District Panchayat and Dr. P. R. Sreemahadevan Pillai (Director, Ahalia Group of Academic Institutions and Principal, Ahalia School of Engineering and Technology) presided over the function. Various technical sessions were conducted. Dr. P. R. Sreemahadevan Pillai handled a session on “Recent Advances in Construction Technology”, followed by a session on “ Testing of Construction Materials” by Prof. Kripa K. M., Head of the Civil Department. A session on facilities of the Environmental Engineering Laboratory was handled by Prof. Neeethu John followed by a session on “Surveying and Levelling” by Prof. Gopika Unni. Ms. Hardi S., Teaching Assistant, handled another session on tests considered for transportation. Prof. Lakshmi Sai A. gave a talk on “Soil Exploration and Testing Techniques”. The last and final session on “Electrical Wiring and Energy Conservation” was handled by Dr. G. Murugananth, Head of EEE Department followed by a hands on demo on cable strength coordinated by Prof. A. Manickavasagam, Department of EEE and Mr. Radhakrishnan, Trade Instructor, Department of EEE. The event had 70 participants, members of LENSFED Palakkad district Committee.