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Distress Identification Manual for the Long Term Pavement Performance Program

Credit: 24 PDH or CE Hours
Course Fee: $329.00
169 pages

Course Summary:

This course was developed to provide a consistent, uniform basis for collecting distress data for the LTPP program. This course provides a common language for describing cracks, potholes, rutting, spalling, and other pavement distresses being monitored by the LTPP program. The course is divided into three sections, each focusing on a particular type of pavement: (1) asphalt concrete-surfaced, (2) jointed Portland cement concrete, and (3) continuously reinforced portland cement concrete. Each distress is clearly labeled, described, and illustrated.

Learning Objective:

  • Distresses for pavements with asphalt concrete surfaces
  • Distresses for pavements with jointed portland cement concrete surfaces
  • Distresses for pavements with continuously reinforced concrete surfaces

Review the quiz before studying the course.

Course Content

Course Author: US Department of Transportation

Course 1

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Certificate of completion of the course

This course comes with a multiple-choice quiz. You can view the quiz and take the quiz if you are logged in your account. You can take the quiz for this online PDH course as many times until passed. The passing grade is 70% and above. After you pass the quiz simply follow the page, to pay for the course and print your certificate instantly. A copy of the certificate and receipt for this course will always be in your account.

This online PDH or CE course can also be used as a continuing education course for the following.

PE Civil Engineers

PE Structural Engineers

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