We succeed by helping you succeed.
That’s why we strive to keep our ASTEC CUSTOMER SCHOOLS on the leading edge. Our commitment to a leading-edge service experience has helped the ASTEC CUSTOMER SCHOOLS become the industry leading training experience.
The ASTEC CUSTOMER SCHOOLS cover more than any other asphalt industry training school. Expect to enhance your grasp of key aspects of plant maintenance and operation through a unique combination of lectures and extensive hands-on classes. Instructors include Astec and Heatec Engineers and Service Technicians with decades of eld experience. Breaks and evening events offer the opportunity to exchange information with fellow students, as well as with Astec service professionals and engineers.
For your convenience, we have a dedicated registration line for the Astec Customer Schools:
Through a unique combination of lectures and hands-on simulators, the Astec Customer Schools cover more than any other asphalt industry training school. Instructors include Astec and Heatec engineers and service technicians with decades of field experience.
Breaks and evening events offer opportunities to exchange information with fellow students, as well as with Astec service professionals and engineers.
Our goal is to provide the most valuable experience for all school attendees. During four full days of training, instructors and attendees together will cover topics including:
- PLC Hardware
- Segregation & AC Content
- Diagnostics and Troubleshooting
- Trunnion Adjustment
- Drum Flighting
And all plant components including:
- Drag Conveyors and Silos
- Baghouse and Airflows
- Plant Controls
- Blue Smoke
Your time at the Astec Customer Schools will also incorporate tours of the Astec and Heatec manufacturing facilities.
The cost per attendee is to be determined:
- Presentations, literature, and instructional materials
- Daily transportation to and from Astec and Heatec
- Meals, snacks, and evening entertainment
Discounted hotel rooms are available at The Westin Chattanooga. See below for more information.
For all customers both domestic & international
- Week 1 January 4 – 7
- Week 2 January 11 - 14
- Week 3 January 25 - 28
- Week 4 February 8 - 11
- Week 5 February 15 - 18
- Week 6 February 22 - 25
Students will spend a full day at the all new Heatec training facility to focus on heating and storage maintenance.
Heatec Topics Include:
- Electrical Drawings
- Limit Devices
- Burner Management
- Hot Oil Flow
- Modulation Motors
- Pump Seals
- and Alignment
Dining & Entertainment
Beginning at 6:45 a.m., you will be met in the hotel lobby by your Astec guide who will escort you on a commercial bus to the Astec Training Center. At Astec, a hot breakfast buffet is served before school. Astec catered lunches are served on-site. Snacks and beverages are provided during class breaks. Each evening, group dining and entertainment events are planned. The evening events will be hosted on the first night by Astec Service, then Heatec and finally by Astec Parts.
Discounted hotel rooms are available at The Westin Chattanooga. Ask for the
ASTEC TRAINING SCHOOL RATE when booking.
For online reservations, click one of the links below for the week that you are interested in.