The Civil Engineer School

Vital - Relevant - Connected

Course Description


OBJECTIVE:  The main objective of this course is to give students more information and training on SMS PAVER so they can more effectively maintain their base Pavement Management System (PMS) in between inspections.

DESCRIPTION:  Students will gain foundational knowledge about what PAVER is, why we use it, and explain key terms. Additionally, students will learn how to update their pavement inventory records, update and track work history, understand the different pavement inspections, and learn how to run multiple reports to support pavement briefings or use in generating work items for maintenance and repair work. Successful completion of this course is a prerequisite for WMGT 241 PAVER 2.
Please do not apply for WMGT 241 until you complete this course.

This course is offered monthly.

PRIMARY AUDIENCE:  Any military, civilian, or contractor Civil Engineer personnel who will be working in SMS PAVER.


1. Only Contractors who have a ".mil" email address may apply for this course.

2. Contractors must put the name and email address of your COR (Contract Officer Representative) on your REGISTRATION FORM under the supervisor’s information fields (as asked on the form). If you do not do this it WILL delay your registration.

3. Contractor tuition fees will be waived for this course.

SECONDARY AUDIENCE:  Pavement management personnel from other military services.
*** Non-Air Force students may be charged tuition. For more information, please contact our course managers by clicking the Contact Us button.

GRADE:   5 & 7-Level CE enlisted personnel and their civilian equivalents; CE officers

PREREQUISITES:  Completion of the U.S. Army Corp of Engineer PAVER course is highly recommended.

DELIVERY METHOD:  Asynchronous web course. Lessons provided in streaming video format.

***NOTE: You may begin taking the course as soon as your Canvas account has been created and you receive a Welcome email from the Course Director (even if it's before the official Course Start Date). You must finish by the Course End Date. If you do not complete the course by the Course End Date, you will be removed from the course and can register for another offering. ***


COURSE LENGTH:  4.5 to 6 Hours - Self paced

QUESTIONS? Send us an e-mail by clicking the Contact Us button.

HOW TO APPLY:  Select a date from the list below by clicking the button. (Note: Some courses are offered only once annually). Then click the Apply button.

01-Mar-2022 to 31-Mar-2022 / Web Enabled (Registration closes 15-Feb-2022)


Air Force Institute of Technology
2950 Hobson Way
Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, OH 45433-7765
Commercial: 937-255-6565 | DSN: 785-6565