LIUNA Training and Education Fund | Evaluated Learning Experience
Concrete Overlays CON.OVL
April 2011 – Present.
Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: recognize whether a surface is acceptable for an overlay; describe the tools and equipment needed for overlays; perform the steps of the overlay process, while maintaining all safety regulations, including prepping surface, mixing product, applying overlay, sealing overlay and scoring overlay; and identify solutions to common mistakes made in the overlay process.
Major topics include: criteria for concrete overlay application, different types of overlays, tools for the job, and work techniques. In small groups, participants mix, apply, stamp, stencil, score, and seal concrete overlays. Special emphasis is placed on practicing safe and correct work practices and identifying and using proper Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
In the associate/certificate degree category, 1 semester hour in Construction Technology (4/16) (4/21 revalidation)