Read and study the material for this module. Then, complete and pass the corresponding 10-question quiz with a score of 80% or higher to receive a certificate for 0.1 CEU (equivalent to 1.0 PDH). This online course is not approved for credit with the Florida Construction Industry Licensing Board (CILB).
Continuing Education Credit: 0.1 CEU (1 PDH)
Access Period: 180 days
This course is included in the Anchorage Design Certificate Program. Completion of all courses in an ACI University Certificate Program will earn you a program certificate and digital badge. For more details, visit ACI University Certificate Programs.
This module covers Chapters 4 and 5 of ACI 355.4-11, “Qualification of Post-Installed Adhesive Anchors in Concrete (ACI 355.4-11).” This document prescribes testing programs and evaluation requirements for post-installed adhesive anchors intended for use in concrete under the design provisions of ACI 318. These chapters cover the requirements for test specimens, anchor installation, testing, and anchor identification.
This document is covered in three parts.
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1. Understand the number of tests required for an anchor and the source of the test results (independent testing and evaluation agency or manufacturer);
2. Identify the requirements for concrete mixture proportioning for concrete used in the assessment of anchors;
3. Recognize the importance of installing the anchor systems in accordance with the manufacturer’s printed installation instructions (MPII) for the anchor qualification; and
4. Describe the concept of fingerprinting the adhesive materials from an adhesive anchor system.
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