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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

LIUNA Training and Education Fund | Evaluated Learning Experience

Concrete Polishing CON.POL

Course Category: 

24 hours.

LIUNA Pomfret, CT, and other LIUNA approved training centers

April 2011 – Present.

Instructional delivery format: 
Traditional classroom model
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to polish a concrete surface to a specific degree of shine and smoothness when given the proper tools and equipment.


Major topics include: two methods of concrete polishing, types of pads, hardeners and densifiers, and the tools and equipment used to polish concrete. Participants are given ample opportunity to learn and practice polishing techniques using hand-held and walk-behind polishers. Special emphasis is placed on practicing safe and correct work practices, identifying health hazards and using personal protection equipment.

Credit recommendation: 

In the associate/certificate degree category, 1 semester hour in Construction Technology (4/16) (4/21 revalidation).