*Last updated 8-3-22*
The WVDOH have resumed training classes. See the calendar of classes below to learn more. These classes will be held at Cedar Lakes or Materials Division in Charleston, WV.
|Soil and Aggregate Technician||October 3 - 7, 2022|
|Asphalt Field & Compaction Technician||October 11 - 14, 2022|
|PCC Inspector||October 17 - 21, 2022|
|Aggregate Technician||October 24 - 28, 2022|
|PCC Technician||October 31 - November 4, 2022|
|Asphalt Plant||November 28 - December 2, 2022|
Industry Registration for Classes
Visit the WV Contractor's Association page.
WVDOH Employees Registration for Classes
Select a class or classes from the list of schools and inquire with your District Training Coordinator.
All certifications that were expiring in 2022 will be required to recertify. There will be a 30 to 35 question exam and approximately 30 minute practical at Materials Division on the dates they are given. Click on the link below to sign up for recertifications.
Industry and WDOH Recertifications
Please bring the following items to the exam:
The purpose of the West Virginia Division of Highways (WVDOH) Technician and Inspector Certification Program is to improve the quality assurance of Embankments, Subgrades, Base Course, Asphalt and Portland Cement Concrete by the certification of industry and Division of Highways personnel. The Division first started this program in 1965 and currently has approximately 1300 Technicians / Inspectors certified to date.
It is the Division's intent to conduct a cooperative program of training, study, and examination so that personnel of the producer, contractor, and the Division of Highways will be able to better assure, by their increased technical knowledge, the level of quality required by the governing specifications.
The purpose of the schools is to provide helpful information and instruction for persons preparing to take the technician/inspector examinations. These courses are designed to provide instruction for persons with a basic foundation in the subject matter.
The following disciplines except the Aggregate Sampling Inspector have a 3-4 day class held at Cedar Lakes or Materials Division. The first written examination for the calendar year is given on the day after the last day of class. To pass the written examination, the applicant must obtain a score of at least 70 percent. There will be two written examinations per certification topic each year.
Quality Assurance Program Administrator
Phil Brown - (304)-414-8934
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