Deadline Nears for FHWA Subsurface Investigation Qualification Course
The Deadline is 4 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30, for the Federal
Highway Administration’s subsurface investigation qualification course. The
course, taught by National Highway Institute-approved instructors, is intended
for drillers, drilling inspectors, engineers, geologists and technicians
involved in field data collection and quality assurance of subsurface
It’s part of a series to develop a training and qualification/certification program for geotechnical inspectors and field personnel. The course adheres to FHWA guidelines and practices, and many states now require this qualification to work on Department of Transportation projects.
Topics will include:
- Equipment and methods
- Borehole sealing
- Drilling and sampling requirements, criteria
- Common drilling errors
- And tactics for dealing with difficult subsurface conditions.
Call 877.632.4748 for more information or to obtain a registration form.