2019 Concrete: Basic Principles & Practice

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Name: 2019 Concrete: Basic Principles & Practice
Date: March 27, 2019 - March 28, 2019
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:
This course is for anyone who is involved with concrete and who wants to enhance their basic knowledge of the subject.  Ready-mixed concrete personnel, sales and marketing agents, concrete contractors, inspection and testing crews, material suppliers, consultants, government employees and others all have taken and benefited from this course in the past. Many useful reference materials are included in your registration fee including a copy of  the recently released 8th canadian edition of "Design and Control of Concrete Mixtures" updated to current CSA standards with additional chapters on Durability and Sustainability.

Registrants will learn how materials and proportions affect concrete performance, discover how construction practices and weather impact concrete strength and durability, learn the why and how of quality control tests and what they all mean.  Other topics covered include cement, water, aggregates, admixtures; mixing, transporting, placing, finishing, and curing of ready-mixed concrete; the basics of reinforced concrete  - theory and application; hot and cold weather concreting and an introduction to trouble-shooting.

Registration is limited to 35 people and there is always a waiting list so please register early to avoid disappointment. 

Please identify your company and location.
Moncton, NB
2515 Mountain Rd, Moncton, NB E1G 2W4

Date/Time Information:
March 27 -28, 2019
Course is 8:00 am - 5:00 pm each day  (note lunch is on your own during this course)
Day 1
Aggregate & Water
Cementitious Materials
Batching, Mixing, Transportation
Handling, Placing, Finishing
Curing, Hot & Cold Weather
Sustainability & Concrete

Day 2
Concrete Quality Control Field Testing
Evaluation of Compressive Test Results
High Performance Concrete
Reinforcing Steel in Concrete
What is Quality Concrete?
Round Table Discussion
Price: $649 + HST

Contact the ACA office 902 443-4456 or info@atlanticconcrete.ca.

Cancellations and Refunds Policy 
There are no refunds available. You may transfer your registration at any time as long as you notify ACA beforehand.
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