Construction Materials Testing (CMT) is an engineering field that deals with the properties of building materials and a comparison of the material properties when installed at a construction site compared to the specified or design requirements for the project.  This course explores the purpose of performing construction materials testing followed by a thorough discussion of typical testing that is performed.  The course includes a discussion of testing associated with mass earthwork and soil compaction, foundation bearing capacity for foundations, concrete, structural steel, asphalt and masonry.

This is a 1 hour course.