Concrete Technology


Course Name Concrete Technology
Brief Description

If you want to progress your career in construction or concrete materials, this course is ideal for you.

It’s aimed at technicians and technologists who are seeking formal recognition of their experience, but you’ll also find it useful if you want to broaden your knowledge of the science and properties of concrete.

You’ll gain an understanding around the specification and production of concrete and the constituents of concrete. You’ll also learn how to apply the methodologies that underpin the use and control of concrete in construction and concrete products.

Duration 8 Days
Study Modes Short Course
Course information in detail

Introduction to Concrete

You will cover sampling aggregates and concrete, properties of aggregates, specification and control of ready mixed concrete, concrete in construction and health and safety awareness.

Properties of Concrete

During this module you’ll study cement, additions and admixtures, aggregates and test methods and the properties of fresh, hardening and hardened concrete. You’ll also look at the durability of concrete, standards and specifications, self compacting concrete and environmental aspects.

Production, Use and Control of Concrete

You will study in detail concrete production, mix design and quality control, reinforced, pre-stressed and pre-cast concrete, formwork and false work, floors, ground slabs and assessing and repairing concrete.

Entry Qualifications
  • Supervisors and managers in the cement, ready mixed concrete and concrete products industries
  • Supervisors and managers working in construction
  • Staff working for consulting engineers, independent testing laboratories and associated professionals
  • Employees from related supply and equipment manufacturing industries.
Course fees
Rs. 20,000.00