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Upgrading Road Inspection and Maintenance Skills

After participating in the seminar, you will be able to:

  • Prepare preventive maintenance programs for your roads
  • Prioritize pavement maintenance and rehabilitation needs within your budget
  • Take action to mitigate distress such as rutting and potholes
  • Preserve bituminous pavement using thin surface treatments
  • Identify best construction practices for asphalt and concrete

The condition of our roads & highways greatly contributes to the overall vitality of the economy. By improving ride quality, extending pavement life & ensuring safety, effective pavement preventive maintenance programs will help to allow people & goods to move safely & insure that our road network remains in good condition.

This workshop outlines the concept of a coordinated preventive maintenance & how it may be integrated into a framework of pavement & asset management for municipal agencies. The course provides details on common preventive maintenance techniques that upgrade your road inspection & maintenance skills. Emphasis is placed on practical construction and contract inspection techniques & products that are effective & improve pavement life.

Course Outline:

  • Defining Levels of Service for Pavement Maintenance Management
  • Timely Preventive Maintenance
  • Identifying Maintenance Needs
  • Pavement Distress Inspection Techniques
  • Maintenance Needs Programming
  • Repair Methods, Techniques and Construction Details
  • Warranties and Specifications
  • Construction Inspection and Testing for Asphalt and Concrete Paving/Sidewalks
  • Questions & Answers & Feedback to Participants on Achievement of Learning Outcomes

Who Should Attend
Municipal & Consulting Engineers • Technologists • Supervisory Construction Personnel •Supervise Field Maintenance Operations

Course Rating
4.5 out of 5

Overall rating of this course by its previous attendees!


This course is currently scheduled at the following locations. Click the city name to learn even more details about this course.

Edmonton, AB
on 5/7/2020

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Almost all of EPIC's seminars and webinars offer :

  • Continuing Education Units (CEUs) and
  • Professional Development Hours (PDHs)

These course credits will help attendees earn training requirements for their associations or provincial governing bodies.