A certified Asphalt Field Technician is now required on all paving projects. This course is also required to test Asphalt Compaction.
* All certification testing has been moved to an online format that will require the attendee to have a laptop, tablet or iPad type device to take the test. The use of smart phones during the test is prohibited. ***GOOGLE CHROME BROWSER IS RECOMMENDED, AS IT IS BEST COMPATIBLE WITH WVDOH TESTING SITE.
Asphalt Field Technician Course
Date and Time
Tuesday Oct 10, 2023Friday Oct 13, 2023
The course will begin with registration at 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, October 10 for the Radiation Safety and Nuclear Gauge Operation (this is required to operate the nuclear testing gauge) then at 8:00-8:30 a.m. on Wednesday, October 13 for Asphalt Field Technician of the course. The course will end upon completion of the test and practical exam on Friday, October 14. Course instructors consist of WV Division of Highways, WVU, Asphalt Institute and Industry representatives.
A three-day cancellation notice is required for a full refund if unable to attend course after registering.
WVDOH Material Division, 190 Dry Branch Drive, Charleston, West Virginia.
Attendees are responsible for making all reservations for lodging. Lodging can be obtained at any Charleston area hotel but the Country Inn & Suites (304-925-4300) in Kanawha City is the closest to WVDOH Materials. Please make reservations as soon as possible
CAWV members $295 per person / non-members $395 per person. Fees cover the costs of instruction, materials, breaks, breakfast, and lunch. Fees do not include cost for lodging. A three-day cancellation notice is required for a full refund if unable to attend course after registering.