Learn to place and finish concrete flatwork with confidence! Concrete workers, trades people and do-it-yourself homeowners will all benefit from this course. Whether you're tackling a sidewalk, patio or other project, this course will give you the practical skills you need to do the job right. In a shop setting, you will first study the theory of concrete design, placement, and finishing. Then, you will demonstrate your skills by working on a project such as a sidewalk or small patio.
Other study topics include formwork, subgrade, reinforcement and curing concrete. In addition, you will learn about:
• design mix and ordering concrete
• types of concrete and admixtures
• cold/hot weather placement
• controlling cracks
• troubleshooting potential problems
Required: Safety glasses and tape measure. Safety boots and rubber backed gloves are recommended.
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Section B - May 31 to June 1, 2013|
Fri, 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm and
Sat, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Please note: Students require safety glasses. Safety boots and gloves are recommended, but optional. GST Applicable.