Program at a Glance
Join the Critical Infrastructure Industry
As a key industry in Virginia, the asphalt business employs over 10,000 people, and new technology and advancements in construction practices have created a need for advanced training. Learn the skills needed to get employed in this in-demand field.
Why Choose Germanna
We offer our statewide Virginia Education Center for Asphalt Technology (VECAT) laboratory, which is made possible through the combined efforts of Germanna Center for Workforce and the Virginia Department of Transportation and the Virginia Asphalt Association. This allows you to receive industry-recognized credentials and access to the latest knowledge in the field.
Career Options for a Certified Asphalt Technician
- Construction Inspectors
- Crew Members or Foremen
- Roller Operators
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What You’ll Learn
- Field mixing
- Surface Treatment