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An Introduction to Geotextiles in Pavement and Drainage Applications

COURSE NO: C02-019
An Introduction to Geotextiles in Pavement and Drainage Applications
Course Highlights

This online engineering PDH course presents the different types of geotextiles including polypropylene, polyester, polyethylene, polyamide (nylon), polyvinylidene chloride, and fiberglass. It also discusses the physical properties of geotextiles as well as their design and construction methods, durability, functions, and applications with emphasis on two of their most important uses: applications in pavements and drainage design.


This 2 PDH online course is intended for engineers, designers and construction professionals who want to learn about the benefits and techniques for incorporating geotextiles into construction applications, including pavement and drainage structures.

Learning Objectives

This PE continuing education online is intended to provide you with the following specific knowledge and skills:

  • Learning about the different types of geotextiles and how they are manufactured
  • Learning the durability, functions and applications of geotextiles
  • Learning about the use of geotextiles in pavement surface rehabilitation and reflective crack treatment
  • Learning about how geotextiles are used for separation and reinforcement in pavement structures
  • Learning the application of geotextiles in construction of drainage structures
  • Learning the geotextile characteristics that influence drainage filter functions
Course Document

In this professional engineering CEU course, you need to review the course document titled: "An Introduction to Geotextiles in Pavement and Drainage Applications".

To view, print and study the course document, please click on the following link(s):
Introduction to Geotextiles in Pavement and Drainage Applications (2.6 MB)
Course Quiz
Once you complete your course review, you need to take a multiple-choice quiz consisting of fifteen (15) questions to earn 2 PDH credits. The quiz will be based on the entire document.


The minimum passing score is 70%. There is no time limit on the quiz, and you can take it multiple times until you pass at no additional cost.
Certificate of Completion

Upon successful completion of the quiz, print your Certificate of Completion instantly. (Note: if you are paying by check or money order, you will be able to print it after we receive your payment.) For your convenience, we will also email it to you. Please note that you can log in to your account at any time to access and print your Certificate of Completion.

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