Please Note: This is an online class
Instructor InformationThis class is offered in partnership with the City and County Pavement Improvement Center, hosted by the University of California Pavement Research Center, and funded by California Senate Bill 1, the Road Repair and Accountability Act of 2017. Reduced registration fees are available to employees of California's city, county, regional, and other public agencies so they can better repair and maintain California roadways.
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CEUs: CEUs: 0.80
DescriptionAsphalt pavement is a major component of our transportation system. Transportation agencies at the city and county level can maximize the value of their huge investment in streets and roads by using proper pavement preservation strategies. This course provides a solid working knowledge of the most common asphalt pavement maintenance and preservation practices. Common preservation treatments, basic principles, best field practices and quality assurance issues are covered. This is a core course in the pavement engineering and management training program offered by the City and County Pavement Improvement Center (CCPIC) in partnership with TechTransfer.
- Pavement preservation overview: concepts and definitions
- Pavement distress types
- Treatments to be used based on distress types
- Fog Seals
- Chip Seals
- Slurry Seals
- Cape Seals
- Asphalt materials and mix design process used
- Construction of asphalt preservation treatments
- Surface preparation
- Crack sealing
What You Will LearnBy the end of this course, training participants will have a better understanding of the most common pavement preservation strategies and materials used to preserve asphalt pavements. In addition, they will have a better understanding of how to build successful pavement preservation treatments and their most appropriate uses in an agency's overall pavement management plan.
Who Should AttendThis class is tailored for those directly involved in asphalt pavement maintenance and preservation, as well as maintenance supervisors and managers, engineers with some responsibility for maintenance, pavement management, or rehabilitation. It is appropriate for those who are new to the subject, as well as for experienced pavement managers wanting additional technical background or an update on the state of the practice.
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Note: There are no refunds for classes with registration fees of $75 or less. In lieu of canceling your registration, you have three additional options, you may (1) transfer your registration to another class, (2) receive a tuition credit for the full amount, useable toward a future class, or (3) send a substitute in your place. Please contact us at least 5 full working days before the class is scheduled to begin so we may process your request.
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