Hot Off the Press!

The 2017 Training Calendar is hot off the press and on its way to you!

Inside you will find dates and information for our training programs including Roads Scholar & Road Master, Work Zone Traffic Control, Asphalt, Pesticide, Grade and Drain, Traffic Incident Management, and Kentucky Erosion Prevention and Sediment Control!   

If you haven't received our training calendar in the past, contact Michele Baker to be added to the mail list.  She can be reached at 859-257-7452 or michele.baker@uky.edu.  
Upcoming Workshops
December
8 - Roads Scholar/Road Master Graduation, Lexington
8 - SPT/SMDT Requalification Exam, Frankfort
8 - KEPSC for Roadway Inspectors, Prestonsburg

To register for any of our classes, visit the Event Calendar online.
For a complete list of workshops, conferences and trainings, 
and  to check availability, click here .  
New Online Registration System
At the end of November, T2 went live with a new registration system.  This new system is more efficient and user friendly.  

Once you register as a new user online, registrations can be completed quickly and you will be able to log in and view your schedule.  
 
For step by step directions on how to use the system, click here.   

Of course, we will still accept registrations by phone.  

If you have any questions, feel free to call us at 800-432-0719.

Congratulations Graduates!
The Technology Transfer Program is proud to announce the graduation of 144 Roads Scholars and 119 Road Masters.  They join the 2,723 Roads Scholars and 2,060 Road Masters who have already completed the program. 

To honor their outstanding efforts and commitment to quality roads in Kentucky, ceremonies were scheduled for November 29th at The Corbin Center in Corbin; December 1st at Rough River Dam State Resort Park in Falls of Rough; and December 8th at the Hyatt Regency in Lexington.

Links to the graduation photos will be posted on our homepage, www.kyt2.com, in the coming weeks.  They will also be featured in the January Newsflash!

Again we congratulate the graduates on their accomplishment!

Asphalt Training & Testing
The Superpave Asphalt Qualification Program operates under principles set forth by Kentucky specifications and federal mandates requiring that knowledgeable, well-trained employees be involved in paving operations.  This training program reviews Kentucky procedures, familiarizes experienced technologists with important new practices, and provides an overview of information used on a daily basis in HMA testing. 

Superpave Plant Technologist (SPT)
This three-and-a-half day course prepares an individual to be qualified to perform daily inspection, process-control, and acceptance of verification testing as defined in the Kentucky Standard Specifications.

February 7-10, 2017 - Frankfort Testing Lab
March 7-10, 2017 - Frankfort Testing Lab

Superpave Mix Design Technologist (SMDT)
After successfully qualifying as SPTs, individuals may take another three-and-a-half day course and be qualified as a SMDT. With this designation, an individual is qualified to perform, submit, adjust, or approve mix designs as defined in Kentucky Standard Specifications.

March 21-24, 2017 - Frankfort Testing Lab

To register for this training online, click here.  

For additional information about this program, visit us at www.kyt2.com. 
When the chilly temperatures of winter set in, will your vehicle be ready for the cold?

Click here for NHTSA's suggested Winter driving tips.

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The Kentucky Transportation Center and the Technology Transfer Program (T2) offices will be closed from December 26 - January 2 for the holiday break.  

The T2 Staff would like to take this time to thank you for your continued support of the program.   May your holiday season and New Year be filled with joy and happiness.  
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