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St. Louis/St. Charles ACI Concrete Construction Special Inspector

February 07, 2017
9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
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SCI Engineering, Inc.
130 Point West Boulevard
St. Charles, MO 63301
http://www.sciengineering.com
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A Concrete Construction Special Inspector is a person qualified to inspect and record the results of concrete construction inspection based on codes and job specifications. The program covers inspection during pre-placement, placement, and post-placement operations.

A Concrete construction Inspector-in-Training is a person who is knowledgeable about inspection procedures for concrete construction, including pre-placement, placement and post-placement operations; but does not have the experience required to qualify as an ACI Concrete Construction Special inspector.

The programs requires a knowledge of concrete construction, including plans reading, formwork installation and removal, reinforcements, embedments, sampling and testing freshly mixed concrete, conveying, placing, consolidation, finishing, jointing curing, and protection.

This 4-day course includes training by Luke Snell and all reference materials.

Day 1 - February 7

  • Concrete Fundamentals
  • Concrete Construction Procedures
  • Review of ASTM D 94
  • Fineness Modulus Calculations
  • Moisture correction at the batch plant
  • How to be successful on a Certification Exam

 

Day 2 - February 8

  • Measuring, Mixing, Transporting Concrete
  • Pumping Concrete
  • Curing Concrete
  • Consolidating Concrete
  • Floor and Slab Concrete Construction
  • Hot Weather Concrete
  • Cold Weather Concrete
  • Introduction to Formwork
  • Specification for Concrete
  • Design Code for Concrete

 

Day 3 - February 9

  • Fundamentals of Reinforcement Placement
  • Detail of Reinforcement Inspection
  • Introduction to Plan Reading
  • Responsibilities of the Special Inspector
  • Review of Homework Assignments and Practice Exams

 

Day 4 - February 10

  • Optional Pre-Exam Review and Q&A Sesion (8:00am-9:00am)
  • Open-Book Written Exam (9:00am-12:00pm)
  • Closed-Book Exam on Plans (12:00pm - 1:00pm)

 

If paying by check, checks should be made payable to "Missouri Chapter ACI" and be received by January 7, 2017 or earlier.  They should be mailed to: Attn. David Nolan, 130 Point West Blvd., St. Charles, MO 63301

No refunds will be made for cancellations made after January 7, 2016.  You will still receive and may keep the class materials if cancelled after that date.

Tickets

$1,150.00 ACI Concrete Construction Special Inspector

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