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Concrete Structures : Protective Treatments and Waterproofing

In this free online course, learn about Protective Treatments and Waterproofing in Concrete Structures.

Engineering
Free Course
In this free online course, you will learn about Protective Treatments and Waterproofing in Concrete Structures. The course covers anti-corrosive / zinc coating, sacrificial anode cathodic protection and the Galvanic Anode Performance Test. The various sources of water that threatens concrete structures are addressed, along with waterproofing of control joints, expansion joints, precast concrete joints and roofs.
  • Duration

    4-5 Hours
  • Certification

    Yes
  • Mobile Friendly

    Yes
  • Publisher

    NPTEL
  • Accreditation

    CPD

Description

Modules

Outcome

Certification

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Description

In this free online course about Concrete Structures, Protective Treatments and Waterproofing, you will learn about anti-corrosive / zinc coating and sacrificial anode cathodic protection and the Galvanic Anode Performance Test. The course allows you to learn how to protect steel from corrosion using the Impressed Current Cathodic Protection (ICCP), the placement of repair materials, and curing.

Next, the course will teach you about waterproofing concrete structures, enabling you to understand the various coatings used on concrete infrastructures, with a specific emphasis on the industrial application of coatings for concrete substrate. You will learn more about the various sources of water that threatens concrete structures and how to waterproof them. Finally, the waterproofing of control joints, expansion joints, precast concrete joints and roofs are also addressed.

This video-based course is a practical course and allows you to become competent in surface preparation, protective treatments, and waterproofing of concrete structures. This course will be of interest to students and professionals in the field of civil engineering. Don’t waste time! Start this course today and learn more about Protective Treatments and Waterproofing of Concrete Structures.

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Learning Outcomes

Having completed this course, you will be able to:


  • Discuss waterproofing of concrete structures
  • Describe the various sources of water that threatens concrete structures
  • Distinguish waterproofing principles from water proofing systems
  • Contrast waterproofing of joints to waterproofing of roofs
  • Explain how to design effective systems to prevent leakage
  • Discuss general surface preparation methods for concrete and steel
  • Categorize the various protective treatments
  • Describe the Galvanic Anode Performance Test
  • Explain how to place the repair material to cover the substrate

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