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Course Description

Quality Control of Repair and Retrofit of Concrete Structures Using FRP Composites

PROGRAM AREA: Structures
Web-based Training (WBT)Web-based Training (WBT)
Calendar Year
5 Hours
0.5 Units
$50 Per Participant



Quality Assurance and Construction Process Control of Bonded Repair and Retrofit of Concrete Structures Using FRP Composites is designed to assist State Department of Transportation (DOT) construction and maintenance operation staff develop knowledge of the requirements of quality assurance and quality control during construction, and equip them with the necessary means to control the application of the repair system and the adequacy of the construction process.

This course covers the following topics:

Responsibilities and qualifications of personnel implementing Quality Control and Quality Assurance (QC/QA) program for FRP application

Requirements of Quality control and Quality Assurance (QC/QA) for FRP applications

Application of Quality Control and Quality Assurance (QC/QA) for FRP application

Inspection methods and acceptance criteria for FRP application

Threshold values of concrete surface preparations and construction tolerances

Key elements of Process Control Manual and checklists for inspection of FRP systems

Examples of defective work, repair for defects, and acceptance criteria for repairs

The success of repairs of concrete structures using FRP Composite is dependent on quality control of materials and workmanship, secured by quality assurances processes.


Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Explain the quality assurance methods of FRP repair and retrofit of concrete structures.
  • Explain the inspection methods for FRP repair and retrofit of concrete structures.
  • Describe the procedures for repairs of defective FRP work.


This training is appropriate for persons with minimal or no experience in bonded repair and retrofit of concrete structures using FRP Composites, as well as those experienced with using FRP Composite. The course focuses on construction areas, however, bridge designers as well as field personnel will benefit from the content.

If you have questions about this NHI training, please contact NHI at or 877.558.6873.


This course is the third course in a three-course series titled Bonded Repair and Retrofit of Concrete Structures Using FRP Composites. It is recommended that participants complete NHI-130105A Introduction to FRP Materials and Applications for Concrete Structures and 132010B Construction Procedures and Specifications for Bonded Repair and Retrofit of Concrete Structures Using FRP Composites prior to enrolling in this course.

The National Highway Institute (NHI) has been accredited as an Accredited Provider by the International Accreditation for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). In obtaining this accreditation, NHI has demonstrated that it complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard which is recognized internationally as a standard of good practice. As a result of their Accredited Provider status, NHI is authorized to offer IACET CEUs for its programs that qualify under the ANSI/IACET Standard.


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Hours are Monday - Friday, 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM ET.

To pay by check, mail a copy of your invoice and a check made payable to the Federal Highway Administration to:
6500 S. MacArthur Blvd
Oklahoma City, OK 73169


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