Training & Development

Aggregate Testing

AFE # for DOT- 7164
This class will start Monday at 10 a.m. and go until Wednesday at noon. 

Training Objectives: (Hosted by the DOT Lab Accreditation Training Group)
The attendee will:
  • Determine moisture content, SD 108
  • Learn correct sampling methods, SD 201
  • Understand minimum sample sizes, Perform sieve analysis of aggregate material, Learn procedure for concrete aggregate
  • testing, SD 202
  • Determine the Flakiness Index of aggregate material, SD 203
  • Test for material finer than a #200 sieve, SD 206
  • Determine the liquid limit, plastic limit and plasticity index, SD 207
  • Determine percentage of lightweight material in fine aggregate, SD 208
  • Determine percentage of crushed particles/fractured faces, SD 211
  • Learn how to reduce samples to testing size, SD 213
  • Determine percentage of lightweight material in coarse aggregate, SD 214.

Bring a DOT Materials manual and a hand held calculator. This course is conducted prior to the Soils Testing Course.

Date
Time
City
Location

N/A

10 a.m.. - 5 p.m.
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
8 a.m. - 12 noon
Sioux Falls
Meeting Room A & Lab, DOT Area Office
5316 W 60th St. N, Sioux Falls, SD 57107
N/A
10 a.m.. - 5 p.m.
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
8 a.m. - 12 noon
Pierre
DOT Materials Lab.

N/A

10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
8 a.m. - 12 noon
Rapid City
Region Lab& Large Meeting Room
N/A
10 a.m.. - 5 p.m.
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
8 a.m. - 12 noon
Aberdeen
HP Conference Room  &
Aberdeen Region Materials Warehouse

Register by sending an email to BHR Training Registration with the course title, date, time, location and employee number.