This National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) course describes the properties, characteristics, and uses of cement, aggregates, and other materials used in different types of concrete. You will learn the procedures for estimating concrete volume and testing freshly mixed concrete, as well as methods and materials for curing concrete. You will also cover the tools, equipment, and procedures for safely handling, placing, and finishing concrete. Also describes joints made in concrete structures and the use of joint sealants. Required Textbook (not included in tuition): Construction Technology: Trainee Guide, 4th ed by NCCER, ISBN-10: 0-13-413039-1
Academic Level
Continuing Education
Building Construction