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Concrete Technician Certificate Overview

Students who enroll in the Concrete Technician Certificate program are trained to be a strong team member, who works together with other professionals to ensure the safety of civil projects, building projects, and more. Individuals who successfully complete this certificate will be job-ready to enter the concrete-testing field.  This in-demand career will provide local as well as national career and recognition opportunities.

This certificate includes third-party credentials that include the following: OSHA 10-hour General Safety, American Concrete Institute (ACI) – Field Testing Technician: Grade I, and ACI Concrete Strength Testing Technician.

Concrete Technology Highlights 

  • Rhodes State is the only school within 5 states that offers this detailed degree!
  • Rhodes State offers Concrete Scholarships to assist with tuition

Career Opportunities

Graduates of the program are prepared to work in both public and private sectors as inspectors, testing technicians, quality control personnel, supervisors, and managers.

Concrete Technician Certificate Plan of Study

First Semester

Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
MET 1000 Engineering Graphics w/AutoCAD 4
CET 1220 Construction Materials 3
CET 1450 Concrete Technology I 4
ENV 1000 Introduction to EHS Technology 3
CET 2220 Surveying Fundamentals 3

Second Semester

Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
CET 2210 Pavement Analysis 3
CET 2450 Concrete Technology II 4
CET 2200 Structural Design 3
CET 1910 OSHA 10-hr General Safety 1
CET 2230 Construction Cost and Analysis 3
CET 2970 Civil Engineering Technology Capstone 2

Professional Licensure Information

This certificate includes third-party credentials that include the following: OSHA 10-hour General Safety, American Concrete Institute (ACI) – Field Testing Technician: Grade I, and ACI Concrete Strength Testing Technician.

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