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Upgrading Road Inspection and Maintenance Skills

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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
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This course can be customized and delivered to a group at your facility saving time and money.

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.