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Asphalt Plant Level 1 Class

Asphalt Plant Level 1 Class

 Class Duration:

Three Days

 Class Price:


  • Written Exam Required

  • Proficiency Exam is Required.

  • Open Book Exam.

  • Allowed up to 2 Hours to complete the Written Exam.

Class Manual Revision

Release 10, April 2022


Initial Qualification:

  • Pass Asphalt Plant Level 1 Written Exam

  • Pass Asphalt Plant Level 1 Proficiency Exam


  • Same as Initial Qualification Requirements

Subject Matter:

  • Sampling of Bituminous Materials (FM 1-T040)

  • Sampling of Hot Mix Bituminous Paving Mixtures (FM 1-T168)

  • Bulk Specific Gravity of Compacted Bituminous Mixtures (FM 1-T166)

  • Maximum Specific Gravity of Bituminous Paving Mixtures (FM 1-T209)

  • Standard Method for Preparing and Determining the Density of Hot Mix Asphalt (HMA) Specimens by Means of the SHRP Gyratory Compactor (AASHTO TP4-97)

  • Quantitative Determination of Asphalt Content from Asphalt Paving Mixtures by the Ignition Method (FM 5-563

  • Mechanical Analysis of Extracted Aggregate (FM T-30)

  • Quantitative Extraction of Bitumen from Bituminous Paving Mixtures by Use of a Non-Chlorinated Solvent (FM 5-544)

Class Objective:

To ensure all test results used for quality control, verification, dispute resolution and acceptance of asphalt mix are performed in accordance with standard test methods, so the test results reflect the actual characteristics of the asphalt mixtures and specification requirements are met.

 Class Schedule:

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