Bridge Preservation for Locally Maintained Bridges (1 Day Hybrid Online Class)
January 13, 2021
7:45am EST – 4:00pm EST
This hybrid online class will combine both live instruction and independent online work that you will complete during the day. Independent work will include quizzes, readings, videos and short assignments. Access to a computer with a webcam (either a camera that is built into your laptop or one that connects via USB), a reliable internet connection and a workspace that is free from distraction and noise will set you up for success.
This course will provide an overview of best practices of bridge preservation for locally maintained bridges in Virginia. The topics will include the definition of bridge preservation, a summary of structure data, description of structure conditions, a description of the Virginia bridge/structure program and details of bridge preservation treatments.
This course is relevant to those responsible for the maintenance and preservation of culverts and bridges within their respective jurisdictions, to include City and County Engineers, Planners, and technical support staff.
Module 1: Bridge Anatomy & Condition
Module 2: Bridge Preservation & Funding
Module 3: Treatment Options – Part 1
Module 4: Treatment Options – Part 2