Train the Trainer Initiative of the ACI India Chapter

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Title: Train the Trainer Initiative of the ACI India Chapter

Author(s): Surendra K. Manjrekar

Publication: Concrete International

Volume: 32

Issue: 7

Appears on pages(s): 29-32

Keywords: ACI certification, field testing, ACI chapters, training

Date: 7/1/2010

Abstract:
Unfortunately, little essential knowledge and understanding of concrete are considered in the majority of engineering degree or diploma programs in India. As a result, engineers who join the industry have to acquire concrete-related experience in the field and through continuing education. This lack of training created a great need for a structured program to train and certify concrete practitioners in various aspects of concrete and related activities. Luckily, that program exists in the form of ACI certification.