On-Demand Course: Design of Concrete Slabs-on-Ground

Price: $ 299.00 USD

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INSTRUCTIONS: View the recorded webinar. Complete 10-question quiz with a score of 80% or higher to receive a certificate for 0.75 CEU (equivalent to 7.5 PDH).

Continuing Education Credit: 0.75 CEU (7.5 PDH)

Approved AIA and ICC

Access Period: 180 days


This is a recorded webinar series from May 13,14, 2024.

This webinar series is for Engineers, and designers involved in the design of concrete slabs-on-ground. Instructors will review theoretical background for analytical procedures, geotechnical considerations for supporting base and subgrade, thickness design, design examples, detailing and specifications to include in contract documents, and contract administration.


Document Details

Author: James Loper and Scott Tarr

Publication Year: 2024


Categories: Design, Slab-On-Ground

Formats: Online Learning

Table of Contents

This course provides 7.5 hours of content divided into two 3.75-hour modules.

Part 1— Design of Concrete Slabs-on-Ground

Learning Objectives:

1. List applicable code and design guidelines, and information required for a complete set of contract documents.

2. Describe various slab types and applicability.

3. Identify geotechnical considerations for supporting base and subgrade.

4. Explain loading conditions and interaction with soil support system.

Part 2— Design of Concrete Slabs-on-Ground.

Learning Objectives:

1. Compare various joint types and load transfer methods.

2. Summarize the theoretical background for current analytical procedures and design aids.

3. Discuss design examples for unreinforced slabs, shrinkage compensating concrete, post-tensioned slabs, and use of conventional and fiber reinforcement.

4. Identify causes, effects and mitigation of shrinkage and curling.


Any applicable errata are included with individual documents at the time of purchase. Errata are not included for collections or sets of documents such as the ACI Collection. For a listing of and access to all product errata, visit the Errata page.

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