For details contact Thomas Telford Training, 020 7665 2457
Reinforced concrete detailing
Crowthorne, 5-6 April
Examines the principles and practice of reinforcement detailing and scheduling. Based on the ise/cs document - Standard method of detailing structural concrete, with reference to the bs8110 section 'Considerations affecting design details'. The use of bs4466: 1989 - Scheduling, dimensioning, bending and cutting of steel reinforcement for concrete is also covered.
Avoiding problems with floor screeds
Crowthorne, 8 June
The floor is often seen as the poor relation in construction, and many of the problems encountered with floors stem from this premise. This course aims to improve basic knowledge of floor-screed performance in service.
Inspection, testing and repair of concrete structures
Walsall, 9-10 May
Repairs account for a large slice of construction activity. This course is designed for those new to the subject, but will update experienced hands. The course covers determination of the extent of repair needed, testing, factors causing distress, repair options and supervision of repair work.
For a full programme of 140 courses, contact the Events Department at the bca on tel 01344 725704.