This presentation provides an overview to the inspection and quality assurance requirements associated with concrete masonry construction as required by the International Building and Residential Codes (IBC and IRC) and TMS 602, Specification for Masonry Structures.
(1 hr. LU/HSW)
Distinguish between quality assurance and quality control
Understand the code requirements for concrete masonry construction
Identify necessary tasks for the various levels of concrete masonry inspection
Evaluate tolerances in masonry construction
Keywords: concrete masonry, inspection, quality assurance, code requirements, construction tolerances