Fundamentals of Concrete

March 5, 2019 @ Centre for Health & Safety Innovation (CHSI) Presentation Centre Room

Concrete Ontario presents the Fundamentals of Concrete course that is an adaptation of Concrete College Parts A & B, and incorporates all the vital components required to begin a career, as well as gain valuable insight into the concrete industry.

By the end of this two-day course, attendees should have a comprehensive understanding of the many benefits and uses of concrete, and a renewed appreciation for the world’s most used construction material.


Registration Closes Tuesday, February 26, 2019

If you require further information, please contact Nichole Leslie @ 905-564-6878 or [email protected]

Day 1 – Tuesday, March 5, 2019

8:00 – 8:30 am  Registration

Team Building

Basics of Ready Mixed Concrete Materials and Production

Concrete Standards and Mix Designs

Basics of Admixtures and Their Influence on Concrete

Reinforcing Steel – Design and Setting, Formwork


Closed Book Exam

Day 2 – Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Concrete Placing – Methods and Finishing

Concrete Protection and Curing

Concrete Testing – Procedures and Equipment

Environmental Best Practices

Concrete Troubleshooting

Concrete and Sustainable Construction (Advanced Applications)

Closed Book Exam