Scott McKay Bituminous Technology Course TM36

Familiarizes you with material and equipment specifications, inspection techniques, testing and construction practices pertaining to flexible pavement construction.

Course Content

  • Fundamentals of bituminous products
  • Testing bituminous products
  • Aggregates in bituminous construction
  • Mix design
  • Asphalt plants
  • Hot mix paving
  • Hot mix compaction and segregation
  • Hot mix testing and analysis
  • Warm Mix Asphalt
  • Surface treatment
  • Pavement deficiencies
  • Pavement maintenance and rehabilitation
  • New developments
  • End result specifications
  • Field trips

Who Should Attend
Engineers and Construction technicians/technologists responsible for the inspection/testing of flexible pavement construction, surface treatments and production of hot mix aggregates.


  • Minimum one year related field experience in flexible pavement construction
  • Completion of the General Inspection (TM32) and Scott McKay Soils Technology (TM33)
  • Exposure to asphalt laboratory testing or field experience in paving would be an asset

Evaluation Process
Passing Grade:  60%.  Case studies and final examination

This course is recognized by:

  • This course qualifies as a “specialized course” for the Association of Ontario Road Supervisors (AORS) Certified Road Supervisors – Intermediate level (CRS-I) certification
  • OACETT=This course may be used for technical specialist, technician, and technologist programs. Point Value = 10
  • The Engineering Institute of Canada awards 7 Continuing Education Units to this course.

Register online or send to or fax to 289-291-6477