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Bridge Construction Inspector

The list of materials used during classroom training is found below. These materials are necessary for taking the Bridge Construction Inspector Certification exam.
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Materials List
The list of materials used during classroom training is found below. These materials are necessary for taking the Bridge Construction Inspector Certification exam:
  • 2015 Standard Specifications
  • Certified Bridge Construction Inspector Training Manual 
  • Scientific calculator
Bridge Inspector Manual
Entire Manual  
Bridge Construction Inspector Training Manual 
279 M
Table of Contents 
11 k
  1 - Introduction 
5.8 M
  2 - Quality Concrete 
3.5 M
  3 - Reinforced Concrete 
19.2 M
  4 - Pre-Construction Preparation 
 5.9 M
  5 - Concrete Placement Preparation 
31.2 M
  6 - Concrete Post-Placement Activities 
15.3 M
  7 - Introduction to Bridge Foundations 
5 M
  8 - Driven Piles 
14.3 M
  9 - Drilled Shafts 
17.1 M
10 - Substructure 
20.4 M
11 - Prefabricated Girders 
25.4 M
12 - Bolting 
8.3 M
13 - Welding 
7.4 M
14 - Post-Tensioned Box Girders 
25.4 M
15 - Deck Construction 
75.3 M
16 - Appendix A - Glossary 
124 k 
17 - Appendix B - Checklists 
589 k
18 - Appendix C - Forms
800 k

Purchase Materials
If you would rather not print this manual from your computer, it is available for purchase.

Bridge Construction Inspector Training Manual
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Problem Set Questions
Bridge Inspection Training informs the Inspector of the various types and methods of bridge construction and proper Inspection practice. Some review questions have been put together that are similar to the types of questions on the Bridge Inspector exam. 
The questions are in PowerPoint format that you may view on your computer. Clicking directly on the answer will take you to a new slide and let you know if you have answered correctly or incorrectly.