Stage 1 – Concrete Practice is an industry-recognised entry-level qualification in practical concreting awarded by The Institute of Concrete Technology. It is a formal certificate in recognition of mastering the basic objectives of activities in the concrete industry.
A one day seminar outlining the aims, objectives and content of the syllabus, with discussions on key topics and culminating in a practice exam.
Designed for those with experience of working in the concrete industry, such as technicians, operatives, batch plant supervisors and concrete mixer operators/drivers, to achieve a formal certificate in recognition of their success in mastering the basic objectives of activities in the concrete industry. Key topics include: concrete constituents, producing, transporting, handling and placing, concrete construction applications, sampling, testing and inspection. Full learning objectives can be found at ICT qualifications.
The seminar includes a free hard copy of the Concrete Society publication Concrete Practice. The Society´s Concrete On Site series and the presentation will be available via an on-line service to those attending.