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Drilled Shaft Inspector Certification


The list of materials used during classroom training is found below. These materials are necessary for taking the Drilled Shaft Inspector Certification exam. 
Hyperlinks are provided to take you to the PDF versions of the documents.
File sizes are listed after the title. The complete manual is very large. Each chapter is also available if you prefer to open smaller individual files. There is no fee to print copies of the manual.

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Materials List
The list of materials used during classroom training is found below. These materials are necessary for taking the Drilled Shaft Construction Inspector Certification exam.
     2015 Standard Specifications 
     Drilled Shaft Inspector Manual 
     Drilled Shaft Inspector Resource Manual (provided at challenge exam)
     Scientific calculator
Drilled Shaft Manuals


Entire Manual  
Drilled Shaft Inspector Manual 
130 M
   Table of Contents​ 21 k​
   1 - Agenda
61 k
   2 - Drilled Shafts from Design to Completion
14 M
   3 - Design Elements 
9 M
   4 - Construction Documents
9 M
   5 - Inspector's Role in Drilled Shaft Construction 
5.8 M
   6 - Drill Rigs & Equipment
28 M
   7 - Shaft Excavation: Shaft Types & Construction Issues
22 M
   8 - Steel Reinforcement
9 M
   9 - Concrete Operations
6 M
 10 - Post Installation 
14 M
 11 - Measurement & Payment
800 k 
 12 - Claims
9.6 M
 13 - Appendices​ 2.2 M
14 - ​Homework ​360 k

Entire Manual  
Drilled Shaft Inspector Resource Manual 
15.7 M
   1 - Geotechnical and Foundation Report
3 M 
   2 - Specifications
2.7 M
   3 - Plans 
3.9 M
   4 - Installation Plan
5 M



Purchase Materials
 If you would rather not print these manuals from your computer, they are available for purchase.

Drilled Shaft Inspection Manual
Please use the Construction Section Manual Purchase Form to purchase any of these or other materials. You may send the form to Susan Herring by e-mail at susan.c.herring@odot.state.or.us or by fax at (503) 986-3096.