The Asphalt class teaches the basic components and setup procedures associated with asphalt pavers
along with the proper method of operating an asphalt paver and the use of a variety of screed automation
used in grades and slopes. This class provides a working knowledge of the hot-mix asphalt paving
industry through the hands-on operation of equipment. Students will learn the proper techniques on
how to do the job completely and safely. Sand is used in the paving process to simulate asphalt; the
sand can be picked up with a wheel loader and reused. The maximum class size is 10 students.