Introduction to QA/QC

  • Definition of Quality
  • Parameters of Quality assurance & Quality control

Role of QA/QC Engineer

  • Daily inspection
  • Co-ordination of construction site

 Quality Management System

  • QA/QC documents
  • Non-conformance, Project Quality plan

Quality tests at Construction Sites

  • Tests on building materials – Cement, Concrete, Aggregates, Bricks, Soil, Bitumen, Refractory, Marble / Granite, Steel, Wood, paint
  • Non-destructive testing (NDT) on Concrete – Introduction to NDT, Strength Estimation, Corrosion assessment, Methods of survey and case studies
  • Non-destructive testing (NDT) on Steel Structures – Liquid penetrant testing, Magnetic particle testing, Radiographic testing, Ultrasonic testing, Visual testing

 List of Codes for Civil Construction work

  • IS codes – Concrete work, Cement, Water, Bricks, Steel rebars
  • ASTM, BSI, ISO, ASI, ACI, – Non-destructive tests and determination of properties of Concrete

 Introduction to Health & Safety in Construction

  • Essentials of achieving healthy and safe construction site
  • Identify hazards and control risks

Preparing for work

  • Planning and organising the work
  • Notifying to HSE

Setting up the site

  • Site access and Welfare facilities
  • Emergency procedures and First aid
  • Site rules

Construction phase

  • Site Management
  • Safe movement of goods
  • Occupational health risks
  • Monitoring and reviewing

 Health & Safety management

  • Work Regulations
  • Risk Assessment
  • Training and Advice

 Onsite training

  • Construction site visit
  • Organisational set up & construction procedures
  • Preparation of reports