Stump the Instructor  

Next Stump the Instructor is December 22!

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CDL Entry Level Driver Training Requirements: Are you ready?

Join us on December 22nd when Matt Poirier, US DOT, FMCSA and Gretchen Daley, Commercial Operations Program Coordinator Mass RMV will be discussing the new regulations that take effect in February 2022.

Wednesday, December 22, 2021 • 8:00 - 9:00 am

Register in advance for CDL Entry Level Driver Training Requirements by clicking here

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

 

Recordings of past Stump the Instructor meetings:


November 30, 2021 - Best Practices for Cement Concrete Sidewalk Materials and Construction

November 3, 2021 - Future of the Commonwealth's Curb

August 31, 2021 - Better Concrete Sidewalks

August 24, 2021 - Lighting Sidewalks, Cycle Tracks and Crosswalks

Nancy Clanton Presentation

Anne Lusk Presentation

August 18, 2021 - COVID-19 Vaccination Resistance in the Workplace Confirmation

August 11, 2021 - APWA and your LTAP

Links from Presentation

July 21, 2021 - Want to Walk on Water?

Tensar Presentation

July 14, 2021 - Culvert Assessment Success Stories

Framingham Culvert Presentation

June 30, 2021 - CMV/CDL new requirements are coming!

June 23, 2021 - How to Hire Qualified People

June 16, 2021 - Trench Safety Stand-down

June 9, 2021 - From Dust to Ditches: Gravel Road Maintenance

May 19, 2021 - Live Chainsaw Demo

May 12, 2021 - Work Zone Safety

May 5, 2021 - Chainsaw 102

April 28, 2021 - Chainsaw 101

April 14, 2021 - How to Deal With Difficult People

March 31, 2021 - Road Resources

March 24, 2021 - Got Mud?!

March 17, 2021 - Roadway Slope Stabilization - Innovative Solutions

March 10, 2021 - Pavement Markings

March 3, 2021 - A Sign of the Times

February 24, 2021 - How is the Weather in Sudbury?

February 17, 2021 - Lexington Pavement Management Excellence

February 10, 2021 - Don't Go In The Hole!

February 3, 2021 - New England Road Talk: A Different Approach to Virtual Education and Training 

January 20, 2021 - Dig Safe 101: What you need to know

January 13, 2021 - Massachusetts Hoisting Engineer Regulations and Questions

January 6, 2021 - Build A Better Mousetrap

December 16, 2020 - Porous Pavement Do's and Don'ts

December 9, 2020 - What's Dripping From That Truck?

December 2, 2020 - To Pre-Treat or Not to Pre-Treat?

Salt Application Rate Chart

November 4, 2020 - Social Media as easy as 1, 2, 3

October 28, 2020 - What Is That White Stuff?

October 14, 2020 - Backhoe and Equipment Maintenance

October 7, 2020 - Spotted Lantern Fly and other Invasive Insects, AND Invasive Plants: Wacky Weeds and Fall Foes

September 30, 2020 - Silica Dust, Killing You Softly and Silently

September 23, 2020 - Drainage, Drainage and DRAINAGE

September 16, 2020 - A Storm Is Coming, Get Your Chainsaw Ready

August 26, 2020 - UAS? UFO? or a really cool way to perform DPW inspections

August 19, 2020 - CDL Do's and Don'ts

August 12, 2020 - GIS and GPS Apps For Your DPW

August 5, 2020 - Traffic Signal Basics

July 29, 2020 - Trench and Excavation Safety

July 22, 2020 - Managing & Leading During a Pandemic

July 15, 2020 - Work Zone Safety

July 8, 2020 - A User’s Guide to MS4 Permitting

July 1, 2020 - Let's Talk Culverts: Small Structures With Big Impacts

Let's Talk Culverts Chat Comments

June 24, 2020 - Getting Back to Basics: A Foreman's Perspective

June 17, 2020 - Are You Ready for OSHA?

June 10, 2020 - Top 10 Paving Inspection Items

Top 10 Paving Inspection Chat Comments

June 3, 2020 - Street Trees and Tree Routes

Anne Lusk Presentation; Marc Fournier Presentation; Tom Smiley Presentation

Street Trees and Tree Routes Chat Comments

May 27, 2020 - Pavement Management-The Key to Infrastructure Spending

Pavement Management Presentation

May 20, 2020 - Municipal Culvert Assessment

May 13, 2020 - Concrete Sidewalk ABCs

MaCAPA Presentation

Concrete Sidewalk Best Practices Handout

May 6, 2020 - Solutions for Pavement Life Extension

Solutions for Pavement Life Extension Presentation

April 29, 2020 - Pedestrian Work Zone Barricades & the MUTCD

Pedestrian Work Zone Barricades & the MUTCD Presentation

April 22, 2020 - Chainsaw Maintenance

Oregon PowerSharp Bar-Mount Chainsaw Sharpening Demo

April 15, 2020 - Construction During COVID-19 with MassDOT Highway Administrator Jonathan Gulliver

April 8, 2020 - COVID-19 Update/Hot-applied, Pourable, Self-adhesive Rigid Asphalt

April 1, 2020 - Gravel Road Maintenance

March 23, 2020 - How Your DPW is Dealing with COVID-19