Technicians can register to be trained and certified to properly sample and test common highway construction materials.
Georgia DOT custom user training videos for the AASHTOWare Project SiteManager ™ software, Materials (SMM).
The GPTQ GHCA/GDOT Hot Mix Asphalt Technical Committee is a technical group under
the Contractor Relations subcommittee of the GPTQ. The HMA Committee is composed
of DOT personnel, contractors, consultants, materials suppliers and association
representatives involved in the hot mix asphalt industry. The mission is to produce
the highest quality asphalt roads in Georgia through cooperation and collaboration.
Standard for GDOT Hot Mix Asphalt Technician Training and Qualification
Program (HMA TQP)
Tours of OMAT consist of a brief orientation to GDOT and OMAT, followed by visits
to several testing units within OMAT. Visitors are asked to remain together at all
times. Also, it is requested that quiet be maintained throughout the course of the
tour. Questions are welcomed in each of the units visited during the tour consist
of a brief orientation to GDOT and OMAT, followed by visits to several testing units
, Tour Coordinator
Georgia Department of Transportation
Office of Materials and Testing
15 Kennedy Drive
Forest Park, Georgia 30297-2599