Stage 1 – Concrete Practice is an industry-recognised entry-level qualification in practical concreting awarded by The Institute of Concrete Technology. It is a formal certificate in recognition of mastering the basic objectives of activities in the concrete industry.
This one day seminar outlines the aims, objectives and content of the syllabus, with discussions on key topics and culminating in a practice exam.
Designed for those with experience of working in the concrete industry, such as technicians, operatives, batch plant supervisors and concrete mixer operators/drivers, to achieve a formal certificate in recognition of their success in mastering the basic objectives of activities in the concrete industry. Key topics include: concrete constituents, producing, transporting, handling and placing, concrete construction applications, sampling, testing and inspection.
Full learning objectives can be found at www. ict.concrete.org.uk/exams/qualifications.asp
The seminar includes a free hard copy of the Concrete Society publication Concrete Practice. The Society´s Concrete On Site series and the presentation will be available via an on-line service to those attending.