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NJLTAP – Basic Math and Plan Reading (In-Person)

  • March 22
  • 8:30 am–12:30 pm

Course Description:

This course provides an overview on basic math skills related to construction inspection and road maintenance, as well as how to locate information within a set of plans. The workshop is also good for those wanting a refresher. Math basics will be covered, as well as calculating length, area, volume, and quantities such as those in real world situations on public works projects.

Topics will include reading notes, determining quantities and understanding typography, basic Geometry, area and volume.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Understand common types of site plans used in public works projects
  2. Learn typical math equations used in estimating materials and how to calculate quantities

Intended Audience:

Local and state roadway agencies – road foreman, inspectors and crew leaders

Pre-Requisites:

None

Credits:

4 PDH. 4 Technical CPWM Contact Hours

Presenters:

Edward Gottko, PWLF, Retired PE and APWA Past President

Sponsor:

This workshop is sponsored by the Federal Highway Administration and New Jersey Department of Transportation through the New Jersey Local Technical Assistance Program.

University Smoking Policy:

Rutgers University is committed to providing and maintaining a healthy and safe environment for students, employees, guests, and visitors. The use of all tobacco products and tobacco related products, including E-cigarettes, is prohibited on all property that is owned, operated, leased, occupied, or controlled by the University. Therefore, smoking is no longer permitted outside of the CAIT building. Those who violate the new policy will be asked to leave the premises.

Date & Time

Date
March 22
Time
8:30 am–12:30 pm

Location

Rutgers CAIT Auditorium
100 Brett Road
Piscataway, NJ 08854 United States

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Fee

This workshop is sponsored by the Federal Highway Administration and New Jersey Department of Transportation through the New Jersey Local Technical Assistance Program.

Free but prior registration is required

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