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.

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Who should attend

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

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



No prior training or experience is required.

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. All certification and renewal applicants will be required to complete the NACE International ethics training program OR an equivalent training and provide proof of completion as part of the certification application or renewal process.

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

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