CARPT112 - Foundation Walls

This course is an introduction to the methods used to build, align and establish concrete grades in forms. Materials calculation is also included.

Credits: 5

Distribution: Career Training

Offered: Spring

Outcomes

  1. Define a buck
  2. Describe how a snap tie is used
  3. Describe why duplex nails are used in form work
  4. Estimate volumes of concrete in cubic yards for wall forms and footings
  5. Explain what anchor bolts do
  6. Explain where release agents are used
  7. Set up wall forms using the rapid form panel system