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Asphalt Road and Street Maintenance

Course Description:

This course brings Kansas road and street crews information on maintaining Kansas low-volume paved roads and asphalt-treated wearing surfaces.

Two road and street maintenance classes are required for Roads Scholar Level I, this class satisfies one of the required courses.

Course Objectives:

  • List the 10 commandments for good roads
  • Utilize basic pavement evaluation system
  • Select appropriate asphalt binder for application
  • Recall different soil stabilization techniques
  • Choose proper asphalt patching and repairs techniques
  • Utilize proper crack sealing techniques
  • Identify asphalt defects and preservation treatments
  • Carry out proper chip sealing techniques
  • Compare ARRA recycling methods
  • Apply 3R’s (Right treatment, Right road, Right time)

Instructor: Roger Alexander

Schedule an on-demand class by contacting kutc_training@ku.edu


Select A Session

Date Session Name Location  
2/22/2022 8:00:00 AM Asphalt Road and Street Maintenance Garden City View Session
2/23/2022 8:00:00 AM Asphalt Road and Street Maintenance Wichita View Session
2/24/2022 8:00:00 AM Asphalt Road and Street Maintenance Manhattan View Session
2/25/2022 8:00:00 AM Asphalt Road and Street Maintenance Lawrence View Session