For generations, PCA has educated industry leaders with courses renowned for their depth and breadth of technical content. Now, we are taking this legacy to a totally new, e-learning format which focuses on professional development—with content substantial enough to warrant a spot on your resume and factor into your career growth. The courses address relevant topics and issues for today’s construction professional and offer CEUs and PDHs. Courses are self-paced and can be taken on your schedule without the travel and time commitment.
We developed our first course based on your input in our e-survey earlier this year. And because you are our loyal subscribers, you will have the chance to purchase the course for a special introductory price.*
Cement and Its Impact on Concrete Performance
What’s your concrete performance issue? Hot- or cold-weather concerns? Workability? Setting time? Strength?
They can all be traced to cement characteristics. The type of cement can also affect durability and how susceptible the concrete will be to sulfate attack and alkali-silica reaction.
Designed for engineers and other construction professionals involved in concrete construction, this six-part series on concrete and cement technology takes you through cement’s role in sustainability, cement types and applications, and how cement affects the performance of the final product. Click on any of the hour-long modules below for a complete description:
Module 2- Cement Manufacturing
Module 3- Types and Applications of Cement
Module 4- Cement Characteristics
Module 5- Impact of Cement on Concrete Properties
Module 6- Abnormal Reactions and Compatibility of Materials with Cement
Completion of the course provides 0.6 Continuing Education Units (0.6 CEUs), equivalent to 6 Professional Development Hours (6 PDH).
*For a limited time, take advantage of PCA’s introductory price of $495 for all six modules, a substantial savings over the $650 regular price. The special pricing expires on 8.31.11.
Call PCA at 800.868.6733 for more information.