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Maintenance Leadership Academy - Module C (VIRTUAL DELIVERY-EXAM ONLY)

PROGRAM AREA: Construction and Maintenance
Web-conference Training (WCT)Web-conference Training (WCT)
Calendar Year
Host Price
3 Days
1.8 Units
$0 Per Participant
3 Days
1.8 Units
$0 Per Participant

TRAINING LEVEL: Accomplished


The Maintenance Leadership Academy is a four-week training program for individuals who hold positions as State, district, and county maintenance supervisors. It is designed to help participants develop practical decision-making skills related to the various processes, methods, and materials that are applied to maintain their organizations' bridge and highway systems.

This course will assist departments that are experiencing high turnover rates and want to decrease the time for acclimating new managers. This training will provide an opportunity for career development and bring to light the changes that have occurred over the past 20 years and where the important field of highway maintenance is heading.

Module C consists of seven lessons dealing with roadway maintenance and drainage. In addition to a classroom-based, instructor-led training (ILT) component, lessons can also contain a self-paced, Web-based training (WBT) component, paper-based, independent study (IS) exercises, or Web conferences. The ILT portion of Module C will begin the second week of class.


Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Explain the importance of good drainage and describe a systematic approach to constructing and maintaining a drainage system
  • Recognize the properties and limitations of local soil types in various maintenance operation
  • Identify methods and regulations for maintaining and controlling outdoor advertising and litter
  • Explain how to supervise maintenance of public facilities, including emergency maintenance and shutdown procedures
  • Describe appropriate methods and regulations for maintenance and control of roadside vegetation
  • Describe maintenance issues related to the highway beautification program


The target audience for the Maintenance Leadership Academy is individuals who hold positions as State, district, and county maintenance supervisors involved with the operations of running a statewide, regional, or county operation and need the skills and knowledge associated with asset management. Assumed Training Competencies Participants should understand and demonstrate specialized skills in a variety of maintenance tasks of the intermediate level and perform specialized tasks in limited areas or broad-based tasks with little or no daily supervision.

If you have questions about this NHI training, please contact NHI at or 877.558.6873.


Start Date: 9/27/2021
End Date: 10/27/2021
Location: Online
Local Coordinator: Jessie Reiman (303) 512-5501
35 Public Seats
$0 Per Person
3 FHWA Seats
Start Date: 3/28/2022
End Date: 3/30/2022
Location: Online
Local Coordinator:
No Public Seats Available
Please contact the Local Coordinator to enroll in this session.
3 FHWA Seats
Start Date: 8/29/2022
End Date: 8/30/2022
Location: Online
Local Coordinator:
No Public Seats Available
Please contact the Local Coordinator to enroll in this session.
3 FHWA Seats
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The National Highway Institute (NHI) has been accredited as an Accredited Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). In obtaining this accreditation, NHI has demonstrated that it complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard which is recognized internationally as a standard of good practice. As a result of their Accredited Provider status, NHI is authorized to offer IACET CEUs for its programs that qualify under the ANSI/IACET Standard.


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