Highway Materials and Testing
The Highway Materials and Testing course objective is to provide a comprehensive study of ground investigation, bituminous materials, carriageway faults and remedies. Concrete and concrete products.
Course Code – S97MTD4/ECR1D
What topics are covered?
- Introduction to highway materials and testing
- Principles of ground investigation
- Investigation and sampling
- Principal soil tests
- Roadstones and aggregates
- Bituminous binders
- Bituminous materials
- Carriageway assessment and surfacing
- Bituminous surfacing
- Surface dressing
- Concrete design and production
- Design and manufacture of concrete products
- Changes in highways materials and testing
Who is the course aimed at?
This course is aimed at anyone working or planning to work in the highways industry.
What qualifications will I gain?
You will gain a Pearson BTEC Certificate.
Who is the awarding body?Pearson
How will I learn?
You will learn via distance learning with specialist tutor support.
How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed via assignments marked by a specialist tutor.
What can I do after this course?
After this course you can progress to other full specialist courses and the Highways Professional Diploma.
How much does this course cost?
This full specialist course costs £750.
Which department is this course in?Distance Learning
Where can I find out more information?For further information, please take a look at our Highways Brochure.
Any queries, contact us by phone on 01225 328 690 or email email@example.com.