Maintenance Training Academy

The Maintenance Training Academy (MTA) is a state-of-the-art, innovative facility in Thornburg offering statewide training programs. Individuals receive hands-on equipment and highway construction instruction.

The academy delivers relevant, clear and comprehensive training on many topics including:

  • Heavy equipment operation
  • Preventive maintenance
  • Work zone safety
  • Snow operations

This training is offered to both state employees and to approved partners.

Academy objectives

State employees and approved partners become proficient, highly capable equipment operators and maintenance technicians. Learning involves classroom and outdoor equipment training. Individuals completing these classes will be have verified, highly desirable and proficient skills.

We will train the right people, on the right information, at the right time

Meeting rooms at the Training Academy are available to local, state and federal government, and private enterprise.

The rooms are fully equipped with all the necessary tools and technology of a modern learning facility. Also, cameras, camcorders, and tripods are available for video-taping and photographing your meeting or presentation.

Call us to reserve a meeting room or training area as soon as your dates are set. Confirm your spot at VDOT's modern training facility!

Mailing address:
1221 East Broad Street
 Richmond, VA 23219
Shipping address:
6020 Elko Tract Road
Sandston, VA 23150


Page last modified: Nov. 6, 2017