The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association (NRMCA) has scheduled a five-day concrete technology training and certification course in Baltimore, Maryland, on November 3-8, 2002.
The short course is a comprehensive curriculum about concrete and aggregate technology designed to provide new employees with a basic foundation while also providing knowledge for more experienced employees. .
The classroom lectures include topics such as specifications, testing, properties, uses of concrete and its ingredients, mixture proportioning, quality control procedures, and production. Laboratory sessions about testing fresh concrete and aggregates are will be available. Topic specific sessions are led by NRMCA Engineering Division staff and other industry experts. The course culminates with examinations that offer three levels of industry-wide recognized certification.
For registration or more information, call 1-888- 84NRMCA, or visit www.nrmca.org