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NAPA Webinars

New-NAPA-Talks-Webinars-WebNAPA offers a variety of webinars throughout the year on various topics related to the asphalt industry. These topics range from newly released industry regulations to innovative processes and technology that can benefit your company. The NAPA webinar program will deliver the information you need to the comfort of your home or office.

Professional Development Hours (PDHs)Participation in NAPA webinars may earn you Professional Development Hours (PDHs). PDHs are educational units used to fulfill continuing education requirements for licensure or certification. In most cases, 1 hour of participation in a webinar equals 1 PDH. Some states and certifying bodies require pre-approval of professional development hours and documentation requirements also vary, so be sure to check with your appropriate agency. You are responsible for maintaining the documentation for your PDHs. You can request a certificate of completion after you attend any of the webinars to keep for your records. 


Using Auburn's New User Cost Tool
Date: Thursday, November 15, 2:00–3:30 p.m. EDT
Speaker: Jeffrey J. LaMondia, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Civil Engineering Program Chair

On our October 18th webinar Auburn University's Dr. Jeff LaMondia discussed the first-of-its-kind research that looked to quantify the impacts associated with asphalt’s speed of construction. In this second webinar, Dr. Lamondia will educate participants on an Excel workbook that is customizable to location, road type, and season. This tool can quickly and in a statistically significant manner, calculate the impacts of construction, and run scenarios to improve. The webinar will cover the following:

    • Interact with Auburn's Excel tool to quantify project specific costs.
    • Understand ways to highlight the data’s results to gain a competitive advantage.

Registration: FREE
Register Here

Professional Development Hours (PDHs):
Attendees will receive 1.5 hours of professional development for participating in this webinar.

Thinlay Pavement Preservation: A Contractor's Perspective
Date: Wednesday, November 28, 2:00–3:30 p.m. EDT
Speaker: Chuck Fuller, Industry Relations Consultant, Texas Asphalt Pavement Association   Like cars, houses, and human bodies, pavements require maintenance and upkeep as they age. In an environment of limited public funding, it is important to employ cost-effective pavement preservation techniques that improve the pavement’s surface, protect its structure, and extend its service life. Thinlays are a widely used pavement preservation treatment that delivers the excellent performance required by pavement managers and agencies. This webinar, given by experienced contractors, will focus on proper application of Thinlays to achieve the highest performing pavement preservation solution for pavement owners.   The webinar will cover the following:

  • Understanding Thinlay specification requirements (Specific-use programs (e.g. Texas Thin Overlay Mixtures, Ohio Smoothseal)
  • Site Conditions and Prep Work
  • Tack – Bond – Seal
  • Construction Best Practices
  • Project Examples

Registration: FREE
Register Here  Professional Development Hours (PDHs):
Attendees will receive 1.5 hours of professional development for participating in this webinar.



Back to Basics Series
Best Practices in Paving Series
Business Management
Environment, Health & Safety
Performance Under Pressure: Heavy Duty Pavements Series
Safety in the Workplace Series
Sustainability Specialization Series