Centre for Pavement Engineering Education Inc.

Rural Road Surfacings - unsealed

This practical course focuses on unsealed roads in rural environments and is ideal for project/asset managers of roads, senior supervisors, engineers and engineering technologists, working for federal, state, or local agencies, consultants and contractors.


Please note that this is a 1.5 day course.

Register for the partner course “Rural Roads – sealed “ that immediately follows this course and receive 15% off both course registrations. Thus each course fee reduced to $637 (early bird) or $701 (regular)!  Please contact Pat on (03) 9890 5155 before registering to obtain your discount code.

 The primary purpose of this course is to assist in the efficient management of unsealed rural roads. As well as addressing the fundamentals, advice is provided on design issues, improving material properties, construction and operational aspects. Strategic management issues are also addressed.

  • Unsealed Road Structures & Geometric Attributes
  • Pavement Materials & Subgrade
  • Intro to Stabilization
  • Improving & Winning     
  • Pavement Construction, Drainage & Environment
  • Design Principles, Maintenance & Defect Identification
  • Asset Management - Condition Monitoring & Systems Deterioration 
  • Standard Testing Protocol
  • Case History #1
  • Local Issues & Workshop


Payment is required 14 days from date of invoice. All payment must made prior to commencement of course.