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Overview

Key content includes Introduction to the Trade, Trucks, Heavy Equipment, Cranes, Below-Grade Construction, Earthmoving, Plant Operations, Paving and Structures.


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Table of contents

Introduction to Earthmoving (12.5 Hours) Trainee $20 ISBN 978-0-13-292310-1 Instructor $20 ISBN 978-0-13-292317-0
(Module ID 22201-12; from Heavy Equipment Operations Level One)

Finishing and Grading (25 Hours) Trainee $20 ISBN 978-0-13-377955-4 Instructor $20 ISBN 978-0-13-377978-3
(Module ID 22307-14; from Heavy Equipment Operations Level Three)

Trenching and Excavating (15 Hours) Trainee $20 ISBN 978-0-13-378678-1 Instructor $20 ISBN 978-0-13-378689-7
(Module ID 27306-14; from Carpentry Level Three)

Plant Operations (7.5 Hours) Trainee $20 ISBN 978-0-13-448584-3 Instructor $20 ISBN 978-0-13-448583-6
(Module ID 36107-17) Explains the operation of plants used to manufacture concrete and asphalt paving and describes the different types aggregates.

Paving (12.5 Hours) Trainee $20 ISBN 978-0-13-448586-7 Instructor $20 ISBN 978-0-13-448585-0
(Module ID 36108-17) Describes paving operations, paving equipment, recycling processes, and quality control requirements for both concrete and hot-mix asphalt paving.

Horizontal Formwork (15 Hours) Trainee $20 ISBN 978-0-13-378682-8 Instructor $20 ISBN 978-0-13-378693-4
(Module ID 27309-14; from Carpentry Level Three)

Vertical Formwork (22.5 Hours) Trainee $20 ISBN 978-0-13-378681-1 Instructor $20 ISBN 978-0-13-378692-7
(Module ID 27308-14; from Carpentry Level Three)

Reinforcing Concrete (15 Hours) Trainee $20 ISBN 978-0-13-378679-8 Instructor $20 ISBN 978-0-13-378690-3
 (Module ID 27304-14; from Carpentry Level Three)

Working with Concrete (15 Hours) Trainee $20 ISBN 978-0-13-448582-9 Instructor $20 ISBN 978-0-13-448581-2
(Module ID 36112-17) Introduces the trainees to the safety concerns associated with concrete, as well as concrete testing, concrete admixtures, and the proper procedure for placing concrete.

Trade Drawings One (12.5 Hours) Trainee $20 ISBN 978-0-13-215103-0 Instructor $20 ISBN 978-0-13-215121-4
(Module ID 30108-11; from Ironworking Level One)

Structural Ironworking One (7.5 Hours) Trainee $20 ISBN 978-0-13-215104-7 Instructor $20 ISBN 978-0-13-215122-1
(Module ID 30109-11; from Ironworking Level One)

Bridge Construction (20 Hours) Trainee $20 ISBN 978-0-13-448588-1 Instructor $20 ISBN 978-0-13-448587-4
(Module ID 36201-17) Describes the common types of bridges, along with the components that make up the substructure and superstructure of a bridge. The module also discusses the types of materials used in bridge construction, presents basic surveying equipment and practices, and explains how to interpret bridge drawings.

Bridge Foundations (10 Hours) Trainee $20 ISBN 978-0-13-448591-1 Instructor $20 ISBN 978-0-13-448590-4
(Module ID 36202-17) Describes the types of footings used to support bridges, as well as various types of piles and piledriving methods. Safety practices associated with pile driving on land and in marine environments are also covered, along with environmental protection issues.

Bridge Formwork (22.5 Hours) Trainee $20 ISBN 978-0-13-448593-5 Instructor $20 ISBN 978-0-13-448592-8
(Module ID 36203-17) Describes the forms used to fabricate concrete walls, columns, footings, pile caps, and other bridge structures. This module covers site-built and manufactured forming systems and includes instructions for cleaning and storing forms.

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