CPCA 2020 Production School
March 27 and March 28
Santa Maria, CA

Fundamentals of Quality Concrete 

The CPCA Technical Committee presents a course for foremen, lead hands, quality control personnel, and any other plant employee who could benefit from a firm foundation of knowledge of the best practices in precast concrete production. This workshop will be led by Mel C. Marshall, PE.

Why send your employees?

Graduates of the CPCA Production school meet the requirements to fulfill the quality control tasks outlined by Caltrans in section 90-4.01D(2)(a) of the 2014 Standard Specifications for tier 3 and 4 PC concrete members.

Topics covered include:

  • Concrete Materials
  • Curing
  • Reinforcing
  • Vibration
  • Form Work
  • Release Agents

Cost: Registration fee include the Friday tour, breakfast and lunch on Saturday, and all course materials.  CPCA members pay $175, non-members pay $275.

Registrations received after Monday March 15, 2020 are subject to a $50 late fee

Friday Tour - March 27, 2020:

Mid State Concrete
1625-C East Donovan Road
Santa Maria, CA 93454

Saturday Classroom Training - March 28, 2020:
Historic Santa Maria Inn
801 S. Broadway 
Santa Maria, CA 93454

Sleeping Rooms:
Historic Santa Maria Inn 
801 S. Broadway
Santa Maria, CA 93454

We have a discounted rate of $79 plus tax per night for Thursday and Friday nights. Call (805) 928-7777 and request the CA Precast Concrete Association Group rate. 

Paper Registration Form
Online Registration

Friday - Meet at Mid State Concrete Products

1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. Tour of Mid State Concrete Products Plant (meet at the plant). Please bring hard hat and wear work shoes.
(You MUST attend the class to go on the tour; class is only open to producers)

Saturday - Historic Santa Maria Inn

7:30 a.m.-8:00 a.m. Breakfast 
8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Workshop 
Breakfast, Lunch and workshop materials will be provided