Roads Scholar Program | Technical | Safety | Equipment | Environmental | Supervisory

Technical class descriptions

Basics of a Good Road

This one-day workshop presents basics of road design, construction and maintenance. While a few technique items will be discussed, the bulk of the presentation is practical and instructive. Selectboard members, managers and roads personnel will be able to implement much of this information immediately.

Topics Covered: Elements of a good road, road design, road construction, and road maintenance.

Credit: This is a 6 hour Technical Workshop under the Vermont Local Roads Scholar Program.

 

RRoad Scholar Level 1 Level 2 Level 3 Masters
Categories Hours required per category for each level
Technical 30 42 48 48
Safety 6 12 18 18
Equipment 18 30 36 36
Environmental 6 6 12 12
Supervisory 0 6 12 12
Tailored to choice   49
Cumulative Hrs. 60 96 126 175