All About Liquid Deicers - Virtual Classroom

Date: 1/19/2021 8:30 AM - 1/26/2021 10:30 AM






Course Description

This class will walk you through the process for setting up and effectively implementing a liquid anti-icing program. Expert speakers will share valuable real world experience and knowledge.

Target Audience

This workshop will benefit individuals, from equipment operators to selectmen, who are involved in the treatment and decision making processes for roadway deicing.

The course consists of two separate zoom sessions on January 19 & 26, from 8:30 am - 10:30 am. Both sessions need to be attended to receive Baystate Roads credit and certificate. 

A zoom link will be provided once you have completed the registration.


Accommodations for Disabilities: UMTC endeavors to provide an inclusive learning environment for all. If you require special services or arrangements to fully participate in this workshop, please contact Stephanie Cottrell at or 413-800-2655 as soon as possible to discuss reasonable accommodations for your access needs.
First Name Affiliation
Tim Mass DOT Contractor
Chris Town of Longmeadow
Garrett Town of Mattapoisett
Shaun Town of Wellesley
Michael Town of Wellesley
Daniel Town of Wellesley DPW
Travis Town of Topsfield DPW
Steven Town of Longmeadow DPW
  • Kevin Collins
    General Foreman at Town of Wellesley
    Kevin is the General Foreman for the Town of Wellesley Highway Division. He has been with the DPW for 27 years and is responsible for the daily scheduling and operations for the Highway Division to include streets, sidewalks, drainage, and the snow and ice program. Kevin got involved in liquids in 2003 and still learns more each season. 
  • Shane Mark
    Director of Streets at City of Newton
    Shane is the Director of Streets, for the City of Newton
  • 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 can be reached at: