Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Bridges and Structures



Bridge Maintenance Academy II


Anticipated in February 2022


MnDOT Plymouth Truck Station
2315 Fernbrook Lane
Plymouth, MN

Course Description

Participants will receive an introduction to the fundamentals required to perform bridge maintenance effectively including structural steel, timber bridge maintenance and formwork. Participants will also be given the opportunity to observe experts and perform hands-on bridge maintenance tasks, such as concrete formwork, rebar placement, concrete placement, finishing and curing, chain dragging, concrete removal, patching and structural steel repair.

Please note that each agency is responsible for providing the appropriate safety, tool and equipment training, PPE and basic tools that are needed for participating in this hands-on academy training.

Who should attend

The primary audience for this course includes bridge maintenance employees with less than five years of experience.


  • $100 per person for Minnesota local agencies
  • $1000 per person for out of state agencies


MnDOT employees must register through their training representative. All others must register by filling out a registration form and submitting check payment to Amanda Klawiter at the MnDOT Training and Conference Center.

Bridge Maintenance Academy II is not open for registration at this time.