Online Improving Concrete Quality Course Offered in November

NRMCA is presenting the course, Improving Concrete Quality, intended for concrete producers, ingredient material suppliers, engineers and testing labs, online on November 16-17 between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. Eastern time each day. Improved concrete quality can benefit all stakeholders in a concrete construction project. This course will answer some of the following questions:

Course instructors are Kevin MacDonald, Ph.D., FACI, Beton Consulting Engineers LLC, and Karthik Obla, Ph.D., P.E. at NRMCA. Producers will learn readily implementable steps to manage variability and attain a more consistent product; ingredient suppliers will learn how material variation affects concrete variation; engineers will learn the opportunity for improving quality through specifications and testing lab professionals will learn to measure and improve testing quality. Upon successful completion of the course, attendees will earn 8 professional development hours, a certificate of completion, and credits toward NRMCA’s STEPS program.

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