ASTM D1557 Standard Test Methods for Laboratory Compaction of Soil Modified Effort -- eLearning Course

    Price: $115.00

    About the Series

    ASTM's Construction Materials Technician Series enables QA/QC technicians in the construction industry to advance their skills using leading, self-guided, computer-based training. The series is ideal for those preparing to become certified testing technicians through the American Concrete Institute (ACI), National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies (NICET), or a state agency such as the Department of Transportation (DOT).

    Each course includes:

    • Self-guided training complete with video demonstrations, checklists, concept presentations, data sheets and glossaries
    • Quiz with automatic grading
    • Certificate upon successful completion of course and passing score on quiz.

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    About the Course

    This course covers laboratory compaction methods used to determine the relationship between molding water content and dry unit weight of soils (compaction curve) compacted in a 4- or 6-in. (101.6- or 152.4-mm) diameter mold with a 10.00-lbf. (44.48-N) rammer dropped from a height of 18.00 in. (457.2 mm) producing a compactive effort of 56 000 ft-lbf/ft3 (2700 kN-m/m3).


    Audience

    Anyone who runs the D1557 test method or who needs an understanding of the test method and how it is properly run.


    Course Content

    • Introduction
    • Demonstration Videos
    • Procedural Outlines
    • Glossary
    • Data Sheet
    • Quiz
    • Video
    • Referenced Materials
    • Certificate


    CEUs and Certificate

    CEUs: .1 or 1 PDH

    Certificate: A certificate is available upon successful completion of the course and an 80% or higher score on the exam.


    Reference Materials Included

    ASTM D1557


    Certificate Program

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    Price: $115

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