The Certificate of Technical Studies in Highway Engineering Technology is specifically designed to meet the entry-level employment needs of the state of Louisiana’s engineering and construction community. This program of study is not designed for college transfer. It provides a general education and the work skills needed for employment. Students have the opportunity to tailor the program of study by emphasizing one or more courses in the following areas: asphaltic concrete plant inspection, asphaltic concrete paving inspection, structural concrete inspection, Portland Cement Concrete (PCC) inspection, and embankment and base course inspection. Upon successful completion of the program students can take the tests required for certification in one or more of these areas.
To receive this certificate, the student must
In order to become a certified inspector, a student must:
More than one area of certification can be completed simultaneously.