Snow and Ice Operations - Barnstable

Date: 10/28/2019 8:00 AM - 10/28/2019 3:00 PM

Location: C.O.M.M. Fire
1875 Falmouth Rd
Second Floor
Barnstable, Massachusetts




This course will teach planning for winter weather and cover:

  • The proper use of salt and liquid anti-icers and the environmental impacts.
  • Pre wetting and pre-treating
  • Anti-icing vs. De-icing.
  • The use of sand and it’s environmental impact.
  • Equipment calibration, usage specification and technology.
  • Snow and ice policy for public review. 
  • Cost benefit analysis of salt vs. sand.

Registration 7:30 AM. Class begins at 8:00 AM.

Please see course flyer for more information.

First Name Affiliation
Colin Town of Barnstable
Scott Town of Barnstable
Griffin Barnstable Public Works
Pat Town of Milton DPW
David Town of Dennis
Michael Town of Falmouth
Andy Town of Barnstable
Calvin Town of Falmouth
Charlie Town of Milton DPW
Nathan Town of Barnstable
Brad Town of Barnstable
Michael Town of Falmouth
Sawyer Town of Falmouth
Craig Town of Barnstable
Seneca Town of Barnstable
Bill Town of Lakeville
Todd Town of Falmouth
Lance Town of Dennis
William Town of Dennis
Thomas Town of Dennis
Tyler Town of Barnstable
Robert Town of Barnstable
James Town of Lakeville
James Town of Falmouth
Tom Town of Dennis
Tom Town of Milton DPW
Jorge Town of Falmouth
Franklin Town of Lakeville
Brett Town of Falmouth
Craig Town of Falmouth
Kevin Town of Barnstable
Douglas Town of Falmouth
Patrick Town of Falmouth
Casey Town of Barnstable
Wiley Town of Dennis
James Town of Falmouth
  • Michael Smith
    Technical Training Specialist at UMTC UMass Amherst
    Michael Smith is the Baystate Roads Technical Training Specialist. He was a Highway Superintendent for 20 years where he developed and implemented modern road maintenance techniques. Mike was responsible for day to day operation and long range planning for the municipality.

    Before retiring in 2015, Mike was also a firefighter for 34 years. He is a lifelong resident of Heath, Massachusetts, whose teaching style includes a healthy portion of humor and student interaction. Mike can be reached at: