Environmental Awareness in Highway Maintenance - ONLINE
Event Date: 3/6/2023
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Required Online Capabilities
While we understand each agency will have different equipment and technology access, we strive to make our courses as interactive as possible. Thus, each participant or group in this course is required to have access to a camera (turned on) and microphone.
Online Registration Fee
The registration fee for this online workshop is $20 per person for employees of government agencies and $25 per person for non-government agencies. Registration can be paid online. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for questions.
The concept of going about highway maintenance in a manner that is environmentally acceptable is of great importance to state and local agencies. This workshop explores how to perform our routine highway maintenance and achieve quality production while being environmentally responsible and compliant.Topics Covered:
- Pollution defined
- General permits
- Ground water protection
- Surface water management
- Typical highway maintenance operations
- Work in and around streams
- Spill prevention and response
This course is designed for supervisors and crew members performing maintenance work on the roadway with a desire to be environmental stewards. It is much easier and less expensive to prevent environmental mishaps than it is to clean them up.
This is a course in the Roads Scholar II course track Environment Focus Area. Click above for more program details.
Please be considerate of those on the waiting list, cancel early if necessary. A full refund will be made if you cancel no later than 3 business days prior to the training day; otherwise, you will forfeit the registration fee.
In order to receive credit for this class, attendees must stay until the end when it is dismissed by the instructor and class certificates are awarded.