BCT 110: Concrete and Sitework

Credits 4
This course is an introduction to the techniques of forming, placing, and finishing concrete. Students will gain experience and knowledge of footings, walls, and flat work as well as the tools used in the concrete construction industry. The course is conducted during the first eight weeks of the fall semester and is primarily lab. The students actually prep the sub-grade, construct the form-work, install the reinforcement, place and finish the concrete, strip and clean the forms, and backfill the work site as required. Skid steer operation as well as the use of other construction equipment is incorporated into this hands-on training experience. (F)