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Level 1 & 2 Unbonded PT Installer & Inspector

This workshop outlines the body of knowledge that should be possessed by all personnel involved in the installation and inspection of single strand unbonded post-tensioning (PT) systems for elevated structures .

This workshop is offered in a split format with online content to be conducted individually before the one-day in-person workshop.

This model is designed to reduce travel expense and allow installers, building officials, engineers, and industry personnel to obtain Level 2 Unbonded PT Installer or Inspector certification. This workshop will enhance the knowledge and capabilities of installers and inspectors and other key personnel involved in the field inspection of single strand unbonded post-tensioning (PT) systems for elevated structures .

If you already have Level 1 Unbonded PT Installation or Inspection certification and need the Level 2 Unbonded PT Installer or Inspector certification, please refer to the table below for attendance prerequisites.

Attendees of this workshop can receive Level 1 or Level 2 certification.

INSTALLER Work Affidavit

INSPECTOR Work Affidavit

Workshop / Certification Requirements

Level 1 & 2 Unbonded PT Installer & Inspector

Workshop attendance prerequisites:
  •   None

Level 1 Unbonded PT Installation Certification Requirements:
  •   Full workshop attendance

  •   Installer exam score: min. 70%

  •   Field work experience: none
Level 2 Unbonded PT Installer Certification Requirements:
  • Full workshop attendance

  • Exam score: min. 80%

  • Field work experience: Total of 500 hours, of which minimum 150 hours in installation and minimum 150 hours in stressing
Level 1 Unbonded PT Inspection Certification Requirements:
  •   Full workshop attendance

  •   Installer exam score: min. 70%

  •   Field work experience: none
Level 2 Unbonded PT Inspector Certification Requirements:
  • Full workshop attendance

  • Exam score: min 80%

  • Field work experience: Total of 500 hours, of which minimum 150 hours of installation inspection and minimum 150 hours of stressing inspection
Level 2 Unbonded PT Installer & Inspector
Workshop attendance prerequisites:
  • Current certification Level 1 Unbonded PT Installation OR,
  • Current certification Level 1 Unbonded PT Inspection


Level 2 Unbonded PT Installer Certification Requirements:
  • Current certification Level 1 Unbonded PT Installation

  • Full workshop attendance

  • Exam score: min 80%

  • Field work experience: Total of 500 hours, of which minimum 150 hours in installation and minimum 150 hours in stressing
Level 2 Unbonded PT Inspector Certification Requirements:
  • Current certification Level 1 Unbonded PT Installation

  • Full workshop attendance

  • Exam score: min 80%

  • Field work experience: Total of 500 hours, of which minimum 150 hours of installation inspection and minimum 150 hours of stressing inspection

Workshop Timeline of Activities

Timeframe
Action
3 weeks before in-person classroom day
Printed study materials mailed to students
3 weeks before in-person classroom day
Web-based learning component e-mailed to students
7 days before in-person classroom day
Last day to register for Workshop
3 days before in-person Workshop
Web-based learning component MUST be completed by each student; failure to complete this portion in the given timeline will disqualify the student from being able to attend the in-person portion; no exceptions and no refunds will be given.

Change Certification Types

At initial workshop attendance, register for either Unbonded PT Installer or Unbonded PT Inspector exam.  If you achieve Level 2 Unbonded PT Installer or Inspector certification, you may register for the following online exam to change certification types (or be certified in both).  At renewal, you may choose whether to maintain one certification, or both.  Please note that renewals require continuing field work experience affidavits.

Scheduled Workshops

In the registration below, you will be prompted to choose either the Installer or Inspector track.  Please choose either Installer or Inspector to match your related field work experience, which is required for Level 2 certification.  If you do not currently have the required field work experience, you will have up to 4 years after your initial certification to submit the field work affidavit to obtain Level 2 Unbonded PT Installer or Inspector Certification.
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Important Updates: PTI Certification Workshops & COVID-19 Pandemic

ALL Workshops will require all attendees to accept and adhere to new guidelines.

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Miami/Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

Location TBD

Choose only one date below for in-person instruction + exam
This Workshop runs from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. local time
All attendees must adhere to PTI's COVID-19 Guidelines
PTI is also offering Level 1 & 2 Unbonded PT Repair, Rehab, & Strengthening Certification at this same location on Saturday, February 6; consider earning more than 1 PTI Certification that week!

Monday, February 1, 2021

Required web-based part of this Workshop MUST be completed no later than January 29

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Tuesday, February 2, 2021

Required web-based part of this Workshop MUST be completed no later than January 30

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