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Thursday, September 22, 2022 
8:30 am – 4:00 pm CDT


Presented by
Tyler Speakmon, Ph.D.

Principles of Pavement Design
Goals of pavement design
• Smooth, stable surface and longevity
Terminology and basic components
• Pavement section
• Asphalt and concrete components
• Loading
Consulting guidelines and standards
Collecting data necessary for design
Economics and lifecycle analysis
Pavement distresses

Private Roadway Pavement Design (Flexible and Rigid)
Soil support and subsurface preparation
Mixture content and pavement thickness
• Flexible pavement
• Rigid pavement

Commercial Site Pavement Design (Flexible and Rigid)
Flexible pavement
Rigid pavement – joint design

Maintenance and Rehabilitation
Reclamation and recycling
Preparing and overlaying existing pavements
Preservation techniques
Rehabilitation practices

Sustainability of Pavements
Pervious pavements
Designing specific elements
Design of parking lots and driveways
Design of shared-use pavements
Design of sidewalks, paths and walkways


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Each webinar session earns continuing education credit and can be registered for individually. All attendees must log-on through their own email – attendees may not watch together if they wish to earn continuing education credit. HalfMoon Education Inc. must be able to prove attendance if either the attendee or HalfMoon Education Inc. is audited.

Certificates of completion can be downloaded in PDF form upon passing a short quiz. A link to the quiz will be sent to each qualifying attendee immediately after the webinar. The certificate can be downloaded from the Results page of the quiz upon scoring 80% or higher.

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Professional Engineers:
6.5 PDHs

6.5 HSW CE Hours

Landscape Architects:
6.5 HSW CE Hours

International Code Council:
.65 CEUs (Sitework)


Continuing Education Credit Information 
This webinar is open to the public and is designed to qualify for 6.5 PDHs for professional engineers, 6.5 HSW continuing education hours for licensed architects, and 6.5 HSW continuing education hours for landscape architects in Texas. 

 Professionals seeking continuing education credits in other states will be able to claim the hours earned from this course, in most cases. Refer to specific state rules to determine eligibility. 

 HalfMoon Education is an approved continuing education sponsor for engineers in Florida (Provider No. 0004647), Indiana (License No. CE21700059), Maryland, New Jersey (Approval No. 24GP00000700) and North Carolina (S-0130). HalfMoon Education is deemed an approved continuing education sponsor for New York engineers and architects via its registration with the American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System (Regulations of the Commissioner §68.14(i)(2) and §69.6(i)(2)). Other states do not preapprove continuing education providers or courses. 

The American Institute of Architects Continuing Education System has approved this course for 6.5 LU|HSWs (Sponsor No. J885). Only full participation is reportable to the AIA/CES. 

 The Landscape Architecture Continuing Education System has approved this course for 6.5 HSW PDHs. Only full participation is reportable to the LA CES. 

 The International Code Council has approved this event for .65 CEUs in the specialty area of Sitework (Preferred Provider No. 1232). 

 Attendance will be monitored, and attendance certificates will be available after the webinar for those who attend the entire course and score a minimum 80% on the quiz that follows the course (multiple attempts allowed). 


Tyler Speakmon Ph.D.

Tyler Speakmon, Ph.D. is a senior paving engineer and senior infrastructure engineer at CEMEX. He has over 10 years of experience with concrete paving, engineering, design, and research. Dr. Speakmon has a master’s degree in Civil-Structural Engineering and a doctorate degree in Civil-Materials Engineering from Texas A&M University. He has worked with mix design, structural design, life cycle analyses and many other aspects of concrete paving. Dr. Speakmon serves on the Pavement Design Committee for the American Concrete Pavement Association (ACPA).

AIA Info

AIA Provider Statement:

HalfMoon Education Inc. is a registered provider of AIA-approved continuing education under Provider Number J885. All registered AIA/CES Providers must comply with the AIA Standards for Continuing Education Programs. Any questions or concerns about this provider of learning program may be sent to AIA/CES ( or (800) AIA 3837, Option 3).

This learning program is registered with AIA/CES for continuing professional education. As such, it does not include content that may be deemed or construed to be an approval or endorsement by the AIA of any material of construction or any method or manner of handling, using, distributing, or dealing in any material or product.

AIA continuing education credit has been reviewed and approved by AIA/CES. Learners must complete the entire learning program to receive continuing education credit. AIA continuing education Learning Units earned upon completion of this course will be reported to AIA/CES for AIA members. Certificates of Completion for both AIA members and non-AIA members are available upon request.

Course Title: Texas Pavement Design, Construction and Maintenance

Delivery Method: Live Online

Course Description: This course examines the principles and design of pavements. It covers private roadway and commercial site pavement design for both flexible and rigid pavements. The course also analyzes maintenance, rehabilitation and the sustainability of pavements.

Learning Objectives:

Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to discuss the principles, goals and terminology of pavement design and identify the appropriate guidelines, standards and data for design.

Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to understand the role and design of subsurface and soil support in private roadway pavement design.

Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to identify the proper mixture content and pavement thickness for both flexible and rigid pavements, as well as any pavement distresses.

Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able to review maintenance and rehabilitation techniques, including reclamation, recycling, overlaying, and preservation.

Learning Objective 5:
Learners will be able to analyze the sustainability of pavements, specifically pervious pavements, and their function and design in parking lots, driveways, sidewalks and more.

LUs: 6.5                                                                                              LU Type: LU|HSWs.

Prerequisites: Familiarity with pavement uses and functions

Advance Preparation: None

Program Level: Intermediate

Course Expiration Date: 07/14/2025

Complaint Resolution Policy:

Complaints regarding this course can be emailed to or by calling (715) 835-5900. A HalfMoon Education representative will respond within 72 hours to resolve the complaint, which will include, but not limited to, access to another CE activity at no or reduced cost or a full or partial refund. Each instance will be resolved on a case-by-case situation.