WORKSHOP: Winter Maintenance Supervisor Certificate
5/19/2019 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Room: 255EF

Separate registration required, and you must sign up in advance. No walk-in registrations allowed. You must have a full registration or Sunday One-Day Registration to participate. No additional fee is required for APWA members.  The fee for non-APWA members is $50. Please register using the online registration form at:

Supervisors with winter maintenance responsibilities and operators who aspire to be supervisors or who want a better understanding of winter maintenance processes should take advantage of this professional growth opportunity! You will learn about the different facets of winter operations including: how to better use traditional and alternative chemicals for anti-icing and deicing; the types of equipment and technologies available; and how to determine the best winter maintenance approaches and practices for your agency.

This is a full-day workshop with testing occurring throughout the day. Participants will receive a Certificate of Completion upon achieving a score of 80% or above.

After Attending This Session, You Will be Better Able to:
1. Identify the steps for planning and preparing for winter operations.
2. Develop a comprehensive winter maintenance plan.
3. Supervise and manage a winter maintenance program.
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Speaker : Diana Clonch Owner, DW Clonch, LLC, Thornville, OH
Speaker : Mark Stinson Fleet Manager , City of Lee's Summit, Lee's Summit , MO
Speaker : Daniel Schacher Fairbanks District Superintendent Northern Region Maintenance & Operations, Alaska DOT and Public Facilities, Fairbanks, AK
Speaker : Mr. Jon Tarleton Consultant - Meteorologist, Tarleton Consulting LLC, Saint Charles, MO
Speaker : Mike Kennedy Director of Transportation Maintenance & Repair, City of Minneapolis, Minneapolis, MN
Speaker : William Kennedy Engineering Manager, City & County of Denver CO, Denver, CO
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