Principles and techniques for the installation and inspection of pavement markings



Course Description

Two days/16 hours; Classroom Course; Closed or Co-sponsored Option*

This course is designed to increase the knowledge and skills of agency and contractor personnel who are responsible for the selection, installation, and inspection of pavement markings. The course includes instruction about pavement marking materials; application processes and quality control; pavement marking standards and principles as contained in the MUTCD; EPA, DOT and OSHA regulations; tort liability and other legal issues, including documentation and regulation compliance; as well as traffic control design for pavement marking installation.

*This course is a closed or co-sponsored option, available for hosting or scheduling by interested organizations and companies. If no training classes are available at this time, contact ATSSA at 800-272-8772 or email to schedule a training class in your area.


Prerequisites & State-Specific Information

Previous experience in pavement marking is not required for this course.


Registration Information

Intended Audience: individuals interested in learning the fundamentals of pavement marking installation and inspection

Class Size: 40 students maximum

CEUs: 1.50

Registration Fees:

  • $450 ATSSA Members
  • $565 Non-members


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Certification Information

After completing this course, take the next step in your career by adding an ATSSA certification designation.

PMT Certification Requirements:

  • Pass the PMT Course with 80% or greater on exam
  • Possess two years (4,000 hours) pavement marking experience
  • Complete the Certification Application and pay the Certification Fee
  • Provide two references to verify work experience
  • Be approved by the ATSSA Certification Board

Certification is valid for 4 years. At the end of 4 years, the student must take a recertification exam to be recertified. To learn more about here


  • The American Traffic Safety Services Association
  • 15 Riverside Parkway, Suite 100
  • Fredericksburg, Virginia 22406-1077
  • Telephone: (800) 272-8772



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