This workshop shows you how to prepare mentally and physically to work in extreme heat conditions. You learn what attitude and equipment is needed to survive the heat. You will also find out how to recognize the symptoms of dehydration and heat-related injuries, first-aid treatments for heat exposure, the importance of water, clothing, shade, survival tips and tricks and survival kits.

Who Should Attend

Managers, supervisors, safety professionals, and crew leads should attend this course as there are regulatory requirements for training and the creation of work/rest schedules for high heat days in specific states and under OSHA's General Duty Clause.

Summer Survival is an elective course in the Roads Scholar Program.


Scott Alquist is a 32 year safety professional specializing in construction safety, general industry safety and hazardous materials. Scott has completed the National Highway Institute “Train the Trainer” program and is an Occupational Safety and Health Administration authorized instructor. Currently, he is the Program Manager for Truckee Meadows Community College's Safety Center.


Complete the below form to register. The registration fee is $30 and is payable by check or credit card.

For check payment, send a check with a copy of your Registration confirmation email to Applied Pavement Technology, Inc., Airport Plaza Office Building, 1755 E. Plumb Lane, Suite 264, Reno, Nevada 89502, Attn: Tracey Smith. All major types of credit cards are accepted—instructions for payment will be provided in your confirmation email.

Cancellations must be made one week prior to the workshop to receive a 50% refund.  Substitutions are accepted.  No shows will forfeit their registration fee. For questions, please call 775-420-4811 or email

Register for Upcoming Classes

Please use the below form to register for upcoming classes. You will receive an email confirming your registration with further instructions.


NVLTAP accepts checks and all major credit cards. Instructions for payment will be provided in your confirmation email.