Webinar (December 5): Basics of Making and Placing Concrete

Webinar (December 5): Basics of Making and Placing Concrete

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DATE: December 5, 2018

TIME: 9:00 am to 10:00 am EST

Continuing Education Credit: 0.1 CEU (1.0 PDH)

Approved AIA and ICC

Access Period: 30 days

CEU (PDH) REQUIREMENTS:

To earn CEU (PDH) credit, individuals must purchase the webinar and attend the live webinar for the entire duration (or pass the quiz available after the webinar).

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Description

Many issues related to construction can be alleviated by a fundamental understanding of the basics of concrete. This starts with knowledge of the standard components of a concrete mixture including cementitious materials, aggregates, water, and admixtures and their importance on the properties of fresh and hardened concrete. The combination of these materials in various proportions can produce mixtures suitable for a wide range of applications and placement methods. Once placed, the concrete must be properly cured to develop its intended properties. The fundamentals of each step of this process are covered in this presentation.

 

Document Details

Author: Michael Tholen

ISBN:

Categories: Admixtures, Aggregates, Cementitious Materials, Concrete Fundamentals, Curing

Formats: Online Learning

Table of Contents

Learning Objectives:

1. Explain the importance and applications of concrete.

2. Describe the standard components of a concrete mixture.

3. Explain the properties of fresh and hardened concrete.

4. Understand the importance of properly batching and mixing concrete.

5. Describe the importance of curing and various curing techniques.

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