Job Training

You need the right preparation for a career in asphalt. Here’s more information about the kind of training you’ll need. And don’t forget: Your school’s guidance counselors and staff are always ready to help you plan out your next steps–take advantage of the them!


  • Your best preparation for many asphalt careers is your High School Diploma. A High School Equivalency Diploma (HSDE) or certificate of General Educational Development (GED) works as a substitute for some jobs.
  • For some technical jobs, you need a few years of study after high school. Several Wisconsin colleges offer programs for earning a Civil Engineering Certificate or Associate’s Degree in Civil Engineering.
  • Pavement engineers need to earn a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering. You can pursue this degree at several Wisconsin colleges and universities.

Licenses and Certifications