(1 day course/ 7.5 PDHs)
Includes a copy of AI’s MS-22 Construction manual
$225 per person
Download the Course Flyer and Registration Form


Course Description
Constructing high quality asphalt pavements is the goal of our industry. You can learn to produce high quality pavements by learning the basic principles of hot-mix asphalt pavement construction and the inspector’s responsibilities at the various stages in the construction process. You will develop a general understanding of hot-mix materials, production, placement and compaction operations. Extra attention will be given to mix placement and compaction.

Recent comments from student reviews:
“My boss told me I would benefit greatly from this course. He was right”.

“Very effective and informative training; definitely worth the time!”

“This was the best Asphalt related class I have been to; It covered the full range of material (material science, design, construction)”.

Who Should Attend
This workshop is designed for engineers, inspectors, technicians and contractor personnel responsible for quality control of paving materials, mix design procedures, the inspection and operations of asphalt plants and paving operations. Participation should include personnel from federal, state, county and local agencies, airport authorities, paving contractors, consulting engineers and testing laboratories. The workshop is geared for the technician level and as a basic refresher course for the practicing engineer.

Course Agenda
Registration 7:30 a.m. to 8:00 a.m.
Seminar Begins 8:00 a.m.

  • Introduction
  • Inspection and the Inspector
  • Materials
    • Binders
    • Aggregates
    • Mix
  • Plant Operations
  • Placing Operations
  • Rolling and Compaction
  • Acceptance and Testing

Adjourn 5:00 p.m.
Lunch will be provided at approximately noon.
There will be a mid-morning and mid-afternoon break.

The registration fee is $225 per student and must be received prior to the course date.

Locations, Dates, Hotel Information

Dates Location Seminar Location Registration
March 28, 2017 Chicago, IL Northern Illinois University
Naperville Conference Cetner
Room # 261
1120 E. Diehl Road
Naperville IL, 60563

Register Online:

– AI Member/Returning Customer
– New Customer

March 30, 2017 Phoenix, AZ TBD

Register Online:

– AI Member/Returning Customer
– New Customer

If you work for an Asphalt Institute member company and this is your first time registering, please call 859.288.4960 if you need assistance in setting up an account.


Transfer, Cancellation and Refund Policy:
You may cancel without penalty up to three weeks prior to course start date. If you provide the Asphalt Institute with less than three weeks notice, or fail to attend, you will be liable for the entire seminar fee.
You may also send someone to take your place. We appreciate that this is an important investment for you and your company and would like to accommodate your needs the best we can.
Therefore, please call us at 859-288-4960.

Download the Asphalt Academy Flyer

Download the Mail/Fax-In Registration

Inclement Weather Info
In case of inclement weather please check our Inclement Weather Information page for further instructions.

For more information contact
Asphalt Institute Headquarters
Phone: (859) 288-4960
Fax: (859) 288-4999
Email: seminars@asphaltinstitute.org