Corrosion and Protection of Concrete Structures and Buildings

General Corrosion

Corrosion & Protection of Concrete Structures & Buildings

Held in partnership with the Australasian Corrosion Association, this course provides valuable information on prevention and remediation of corrosion and deterioration to reinforced concrete structures and buildings.

Classroom instruction is comprised of lectures and discussions.

Who should attend

  • Architects
  • Civil or structural engineers
  • Specialty contractors
  • Construction materials supplier
  • Asset managers
  • Maintenance planners
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Learning objectives

  • Characteristics of cement and concrete
  • Concrete deterioration mechanisms
  • Corrosion of steel in concrete
  • Assessment, diagnosis, repair, and protection of concrete
  • Cathodic protection (CP) of reinforced concrete
  • Other electrochemical methods
  • Preventative measures for new concrete

Course completion

Successful completion of the course is required to earn a certificate of course completion. Requirements are specific to each course and may include a combination of attendance, daily assessments, activities, quizzes, or knowledge checks.

End of course exam

A written exam is administered at the end of the course and is included as part of your course registration.

2 Day Course
13 Professional Development Hours (PDHs)


No prior training or experience is required

Related courses

Corrosion Under Insulation (CUI) Course

Concrete Coating Basics eCourse (CCB)