Basic Highway Plan Reading – 3 Part Live Webinar Series

When: Sep 29, 2020 - Oct 1, 2020

This class takes participants through the various types of plans used at road departments. Participants discover how to read and interpret the different types of standard symbols and abbreviations. This course discusses features and details contained within plans; how to define the types of scales and identify dimensions found on plans. Sample roadway plans will be used. Many local agencies find these useful for assistance in right of way determination, easement location, and drainage features.

Roadway plans are developed to provide a pictorial view of the existing facilities and proposed improvements on a particular portion of roadway. They convey information about the construction project itself ranging from the amount of construction materials used on the project to the amount of land necessary to accommodate the work. Various sections make up a complete set of highway plans and those that are included depend on the type of construction taking place.

Speaker Bio

Todd Morrison, P.E., is a Technology Transfer Engineer with the Kentucky Local Technical Assistance Program, at the University of Kentucky. He retired from the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet after serving in the Divisions of Construction, Maintenance and Traffic. At the Cabinet, he worked with environmental, work zone, pavement, construction and maintenance concerns as an Environmental Coordinator, Maintenance/Traffic Engineer, Resident/Construction Engineer, Area Engineer, and as a Branch Manager for Operations. Recently he served for two years as Kentucky’s Safety Circuit Rider helping local agencies identify low cost improvements to reduce crashes.

Schedule

This online, live webinar will be offered September 30th, 31st, & October 1st from 10am-12pm. Online class check-in is from 9:45am-10:00am each day. Online instruction will begin promptly at 10am and will end at 12pm. This course will not be recorded, registrants must attend during the scheduled times. Only registered attendees will receive PDH certificate at the end of the course and will only receive hours for the sessions they attend.

Course Fee

This course is being offered at no charge and includes access to the course at the designated date(s)/time(s), downloadable course materials, and certificate of attendance. This course will not be recorded, registrants must attend during the scheduled times. Only registered attendees will receive PDH certificate at the end of the course and will only receive hours for the sessions they attend.

Who Should Attend

Street or road superintendents, supervisors, maintenance workers, and entry level construction, utility, permits, and planning employees. This workshop will cover the basic of reading highway plans, and will provide opportunities to use these skills. The ability to read plans is essential for anyone working in roadway maintenance, construction, utilities, permits or planning.

Payment Policy

Payment must be received no later than 5 business days prior to the workshop. If your registration payment is not received by then, you will not be guaranteed your slot in the class.

Checks should be made payable to “Clemson University” and mailed with the invoice number and/or a copy of your invoice to:

Clemson University
T3S
202 Hugo Dr.
Clemson, SC 29634

Cancellation Policy

If you cancel your registration more than 72 hours before a class, your registration fee will be refunded, less a $35 processing fee. If you do not cancel before the 72 hour deadline your registration fee will not be refunded. You may send a substitute in your place, provided that you inform us of the substitute’s name no later than 24 hours before the training.  No-shows will not have their registration fee refunded.

If you have questions regarding workshop registration please email Summer Chandler or call 864-656-4183.

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