This course is registered with AIA CES for continuing professional education. As such, it does not include content that may be deemed or construed to be an approval or endorsement by the AIA of any material of construction or any method or manner of handling, using, distributing, or dealing in any material or product.
1.0 LU/HSW earned upon completion of this course will be reported to AIA CES for AIA members. Certificates of Completion for both AIA members and non-AIA members are available upon request.
Concrete is one of the most utilized construction materials in the world. However, in order to realize it’s maximum potential lifespan, steps must be taken to prevent premature deterioration. Options to effectively waterproof concrete structures include a variety of integral & non-integral products and systems. As with many things, the wide range of products available in the marketplace can sometimes be more confusing than helpful.
This course will provide you with the knowledge necessary to understand what causes concrete to deteriorate … the various methods available to increase it’s sustainability & durability … and the advantages & disadvantage of the common waterproofing options being used today.