The Center’s Environmentally Sensitive Maintenance (ESM) Course is an intense two-day classroom session focused on providing the knowledge and tools necessary for road owners to maintain roads in a more cost-efficient and environmentally sensitive manner. The Center’s holds approximately 10 ESM Courses at locations around Pennsylvania every year. The course runs form 8 am to 4 pm for two days and includes lunch.
The course is free to municipal, county, and state agencies involved with PA’s Dirt and Gravel Road Program. All out-of-state and private companies must pay a fee of $395. This course provides 1.3 Continuing Education Units from the PSU College of Engineering.
Attendance by municipal entities provides eligibility to receive program funds for 5 years. Anyone wishing to attend can register online at the link provided below.