This is an advanced two week course taught in the classroom and designed for Bridge Construction Inspectors. Students receive instruction in bridge staking, excavation and embankment, foundations, steel reinforcement, sub structures, structural steel, forms and false work, pre-stressed beams, deck expansion joints, superstructures, deck drainage, bridge utilities, deck wearing courses, timber bridges, special structures, slope protection, documentation, approach panels, reconstruction, widening, and safety practices. This course is recommended for those involved in any type of structural construction. This is the only Bridge Construction Inspection course.
Prerequisite: Concrete Field 1 & 2, Grading and Base 1.
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The following AASHTO eLearning is also required:
Construction Inspection of Structures Series: Subsurface - AT-TC3CN053-17-T1
Construction Inspection of Structures Series: Substructures - TC3CN054-17-T1
Construction Inspection of Structures Series: Superstructures - TC3CN055-17-T1
Construction Inspection of Structures Series: Rehabilitation and Maintenance of Structures - ATTC3MN032-17-T1
The following AASHTO eLearning is strongly recommended:
Concrete Series: Basics of Cement Hydration - TC3MS009-15-T1
Concrete Series: Fresh Properties - TC3MS010-15-T1
Math Basics Series for Highway Technicians: Introductory Math Concepts - AT-TC3ED004-17-T1
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