EDUCATION & TRAINING

The Carolinas Ready Mixed Concrete Association services the ready mixed concrete industry throughout the Carolinas by providing an extensive array of educational opportunities and industry certifications to anyone looking to learn more about designing, specifying, producing or building with concrete.  Our members are dedicated to advancing the industry and choose to do so through furthering their education and participating in updates, forums and much more.  Visit our Calendar of Events and search Education & Training for upcoming offerings.

Upcoming Education Offerings

NRMCA Pervious Concrete Technician Certification Class!

This course is designed to teach pervious mix design basics & placement techniques. Pervious Concrete Technician Certification is a required step in becoming a NRMCA Pervious Concrete Certified Installer.  Note this Class is for the Technician Certification level only and is ideal for contractors looking to get certified to place pervious concrete, technicians who are looking to get certified to test pervious concrete and engineers who are looking for an opportunity to learn about pervious concrete.

This course requires a minimum 8 attendees to hold the course.  5 PDH’s are available.

July 19, 2017 – Charlotte, NC Register Online

 

NRMCA NCDOT & SCDOT Plant Inspector Certification Course

To be approved to inspect concrete plants to supply concrete to either NCDOT or SCDOT projects, the Inspecting Engineer and the Inspecting Engineer’s Assistant must both take this course and pass an exam. In addition, the Inspecting Engineer must be a registered Professional Engineer in the state that the concrete plant is located. The course covers, in detail, each of the items to be inspected during a ready mixed concrete production facilities audit. An actual concrete plant audit walk through is included as part of the course.

March 22, 2017 – CRMCA Office, Charlotte, NC – Register Online

ON-SITE EDUCATION & TRAINING

If your company or organization is interested in a specific topic or presentation let us know!  We are available to travel to your location, company meeting, conference or group event to present on a variety of topics.  We often speak to Architects, Engineers, Producer Member Contractors and many others.  Many of our programs are offered free of charge – let us bring our expertise to you!  Contact Caroline Sutton, caroline@crmca.com today to discuss availability and topic needs.

Certifications, Seminars & Forums

CRMCA Certifications and Trainings are offered to various professional groups including:

 

  • Certifications for contractors
    • NRMCA Pervious Concrete
  • Certifications for Licensed Professional Engineers
    • NCDOT & SCDOT Concrete Plant Inspector
    • NRMCA Pervious Concrete – Audit Option
  • Certifications for technicians assisting Licensed Professional Engineers
    • NCDOT & SCDOT Concrete Plant Inspector’s Assistant
  • Seminars
    • Concrete Pavement Designs and Concrete Plant Operations
    • NC Street & Local Roads Specification
  • Forums
    • Safety Essentials
    • Environmental Updates