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Presenter: Steve Waalkes

Seminar Date:

Seminar Location: Online

This seminar is closed or full.


Monday, September 14, 2020 | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm CDT

How to Perform Concrete Construction Procedures

   Planning, specifying and estimating
   Preparing for construction
   Placing forms and pumping concrete
   Reinforcing concrete
   Protecting and maintaining concrete structures

Webinar Instructions

Each webinar session earns continuing education credit and can be registered for individually. All attendees must log-on through their own email – attendees may not watch together if they wish to earn continuing education credit. HalfMoon Education Inc. must be able to prove attendance if either the attendee or HalfMoon Education Inc. is audited.

Certificates of completion will be provided for each webinar attended and will be sent via email in PDF form about five business days after the conclusion of the series.

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Windows 7 - 10 or Mac OSX Mavericks (10.9) - macOS Catalina (10.15)

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The two most recent version of the following browsers:
Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari, Microsoft Edge
Internet Explorer v11 (or later) with Flash enabled

Internet connection:
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Credit Information:

Who Should Attend

  • Architects
  • Engineers
  • Contractors

Professional Engineers:
     1.5 PDHs

     1.5 HSW CE Hours
     1.5 AIA LU|HSW

International Code Council:
     .15 CEUs (Building)

Continuing Education Credit Information

Individual courses for landscape architects, engineers and architects are not subject to pre-approval. HalfMoon Education does not apply for landscape courses in FL, NC, and NJ, unless expressly stated.

HalfMoon Education Certifying Entities:
   Landscape Architect Continuing Education System
   American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System (No. J885)
   American Institute of Certified Planners (APA)
   Boards of Engineering: Florida (No. 0004647), Indiana (License No. CE21700059), Maryland,
      New Jersey (Approval No. 24GP00000700), North Carolina (No. S-0130), and North Dakota.
Course-by-Course Organizations:
   International Society of Arboriculture
   Society of American Foresters
   Association of State Floodplain Managers

HalfMoon Education is deemed a New York-approved continuing education provider for landscape architects, engineers and architects via its registration with the American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System (Regulations of the Commissioner §79-1.5(i)(2), §68.14(i)(2) and §69.6(i)(2)).


Steve Waalkes

Director of Engineering – West Michigan, Michigan Concrete Association

Mr. Waalkes has worked for the concrete industry in Michigan since 2006. His primary role with the Michigan Concrete Association is to assist owners, engineers, inspectors, and contractors with the design, specification, and construction of concrete pavements and other concrete-related products.  Mr. Waalkes also assists contractors and other MCA members with troubleshooting and technical support regarding issues with concrete design, construction, and rehabilitation.  He has also given workshops and presentations around North America, on concrete pavement practices, technology, and research.

Mr. Waalkes has a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering from Calvin University and a Master of Science degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin. He is a registered Professional Engineer in the State of Illinois, and a member of the American Concrete Institute (ACI), the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), and the National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE).  He is a Past President of the Michigan Section of ASCE and ASCE Western Michigan Branch, and a past board member of the ACI West Michigan Chapter.

Tuition Costs:

Standard Tuition: $75.00
Online Tuition (pre-registration): $75.00

Each registration includes one copy of a manual prepared by the seminar speakers.

AIA Info:

AIA Provider Statement:

HalfMoon Education Inc. is a registered provider of AIA-approved continuing education under Provider Number J885. All registered AIA/CES Providers must comply with the AIA Standards for Continuing Education Programs. Any questions or concerns about this provider of learning program may be sent to AIA/CES (cesupport@aia.org or (800) AIA 3837, Option 3).

This learning program is registered with AIA/CES for continuing professional education. As such, it does not include content that may be deemed or construed to be an approval or endorsement by the AIA of any material of construction or any method or manner of handling, using, distributing, or dealing in any material or product.

AIA continuing education credit has been reviewed and approved by AIA/CES. Learners must complete the entire learning program to receive continuing education credit. AIA continuing education Learning Units earned upon completion of this course will be reported to AIA/CES for AIA members. Certificates of Completion for both AIA members and non-AIA members are available upon request.

Course Title: How to Perform Concrete Construction Procedures

Delivery Method: Live Online

Course Description: Taught by an experienced civil engineer, this course examines concrete construction procedures from planning and estimating to construction and subsequent maintenance.

Learning Objectives:

Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to assist in overseeing the necessary planning, specifying, and estimating procedures for basic concrete construction projects, and they will be able to assist in preparing for construction.

Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to evaluate the contractors' placement of concrete construction forms and efforts at pumping concrete into those forms.

Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to determine the need for, and process of, reinforcing concrete for particular projects.

Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to specify processes for protecting and maintaining concrete structures to maximize their serviceability and life span.

LUs: 1.5                                                                                              LU Type: LU|HSWs.

Prerequisites: Experience with design and construction and familiarity basic knowledge of concrete construction

Advance Preparation: None

Program Level: Intermediate

Course Expiration Date: 07/16/2023

Complaint Resolution Policy:

Complaints regarding this course can be emailed to doug@halfmoonseminars.org or by calling (715) 835-5900. A HalfMoon Education representative will respond within 72 hours to resolve the complaint, which will include, but not limited to, access to another CE activity at no or reduced cost or a full or partial refund. Each instance will be resolved on a case-by-case situation.