Concrete Pumping

Time: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Lab Hours: 0 Classroom Hours: 16

Total Hours: 16

This course is designed for Operating Engineers who want to learn about precautions and dangers that come from concrete projects. The concrete pump operator is a highly trained person in the operation of the pump and is responsible for safety in and around the pump. They also ensure the placing crew and ready-mix driver are observing safe practices for a successful concrete placement.

Course Objective

Topics include: General requirements, PPE, setting a per-pour plan, selecting the right size and type of equipment required to make the pour, the concrete pumping system, and where to locate the pump in the safest location.

Equipment Required: