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CPD Event-Construction Technology Parts 1 - 3
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2017-09-14 to 2017-09-15
When: Thursday, September 14, 2017
8:00 AM
Where: Fern Hill Hotel & Conference Centre, Howick
KwaZulu Natal
South Africa
Contact: Sandi Morton

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Title of CPD course

Construction Technology Parts 1 - 3


Frans Dekker

Course information (Content/Overview)

The workshop will focus on practical aspects like:

● What is cement?

● Different types of cement and when to use a certain type

● Concrete - types, mixtures, strength, slump-tests, application

● Mortar - bonding agent in masonry walls, plaster, mixtures, finishes

● Masonry - types, specific usages, reinforcement

● Waterproofing of Buildings

● General soil types

● Soil classification for construction purposes

● Problematic soils (heaving clay, collapsible sands and dolomites)

● Performance requirements for structural rational designs

● Deemed-to-satisfy rules for foundation design


Fern Hill Hotel & Conference Centre, Howick


08h00 – 16h00


14 - 15 September 2017

Closing date for Registration

7 days prior to the workshop unless by special arrangement

Cost of workshop

SACAP registered only R2 750.00 VAT incl

SACAP plus SAIAT R2 200.00 VAT incl

Credit Card Payments can be done at the venue. Please indicate on the registration form.

CPD Category


CPD Credits


Course validation


Name of VA, ALS hosting the CPD course

South African Institute of Architectural Technologists (SAIAT)

Contact person for course information and bookings

Sandi Morton





Email address


Other (specify). Banking details/ booking details or other important information

Banking details are available on the registration form. Registration is essential. Registration forms can be downloaded from SAIAT’S website: and select “Register for Workshop” option.