A0 is a basic course for concrete conveyors which is required to be able to work as a concrete transporter according to laws and regulations (NS-EN 206 + NA). A0S is a safety course that is required for concrete transport with conveyor belts and pump operators. This combined course will give participants both A0 and A0S, that will cover the requirements for course in accordance to the requirements given by the Norwegian Council of Concrete Competence, BOR.
This course is a good opportunity for all concrete workers, and it is highly recommended to take this combined course to fulfill the requirements.
The course is held at Scandic Lillestrøm from Friday April 14th at 12.00 until Saturday April 15th at 17.00.
The course ends with an exam.
The course price includes snacks, water and coffee in the breaks, and lunch Friday and Saturday.
If you need hotel accommodation, you tick this off when registering.
About the course
The A0-course covers these topics:
Basic concrete technology
Laws and regulations (included NS-EN 206)
Addition on construction site
Control, testing and observation
Order and delivery
Registration of deviations
The A0S-course covers these topics:
Requirements for the training: why do we need a course in safety?
Laws and regulations
Dangers when working with concrete in generally
Dangers when pumping concrete and delivery with a conveyor belt and chute
The differens work processes in connection with concrete
Maintenance of equipment
Persons who must document competence withing the competence class BT, BTS and PO.
Certificate of competence
In addition to this theoretical course, you must complete a practical part and operate machines and equipments to gain approved competence. This is done at your workplace.
The application form and competence requirements can be found here .
Form with personal data and practice is sent to the course leader Stine Stokkeland at the latest when the course ends.
Certificate of competence with approved classes will be sent out after treatment of the Concrete Training Council (Betongopplæringsrådet), BOR.
If participants cancel after the deadline, they will have to pay the course fee.
The Norwegian Concrete Association has the right to postpone or cancel the course if there are too few participants registered