Upcoming Trainings

2024 The Cast Characteristics of Snowplows

Snowplows are essential pieces of equipment for winter maintenance, with their main function being to pick up snow from the roadway and cast it to the side. Most people usually take for granted that they work the way they should. But how do snowplows pick up snow from the road surface and what determines the length and height of the cast? In this talk, Alex Klein Paste is sharing some of the recent research done in Norway to optimize the cast of snowplows.

2024 Asphalt Paving Inspection Workshop - Grand Rapids

In this workshop you’ll learn about pavement basics, paving equipment, inspector safety, problem areas & distresses, and unique paving situations. A series of paving exercises will be included as part of this training.

2024 Skillful Sentences & Persuasive Paragraphs Workshop

Analyze your own sentences and learn to spot some common errors. Plus, write paragraphs that persuade and convince.

2024 Asphalt Paving Inspection Workshop - Livonia

In this workshop you’ll learn about pavement basics, paving equipment, inspector safety, problem areas & distresses, and unique paving situations. A series of paving exercises will be included as part of this training.

2024 PASER Training - Class 1 Webinar (Mar)

This class covers distress identification for asphalt, concrete & sealcoat roads and sets the foundation for the PASER visual rating system. Please note that registration for PASER Class 2 is separate.

2024 PASER Training - Class 2 Webinar (Mar 6 & 7)

This class includes TAMC updates on data collection & council info, rating rules & tips, interactive rating exercises on asphalt/concrete/sealcoat roads. Attendance is required both days. Please note that registration for PASER Class 1 is separate.

2024 Michigan Bridge Week - Day 1 (Conference)

Michigan Bridge Week provides information about bridge inspection, research, construction, repair, and management.

2024 Michigan Bridge Week - Day 2 (Workshops)

Morning (Hybrid): Pile Driving Inspection Basics
Afternoon (Track A, In-Person): Scour Workshop
Afternoon (Track B, Hybrid): Bridge QA/QC

2024 Materials Acceptance Process Virtual Seminar - Mar

This seminar is intended for any owner agency or their authorized representatives who are responsible for either the quality control, quality assurance, or the corresponding acceptance of any construction material item on MDOT Let contracts.

2024 Michigan Bridge Week - Day 3 (Bridge Maintenance Workshop)

Michigan Bridge Week provides information about bridge inspection, research, construction, repair, and management.