Snow and Ice Training

Improve results and efficiency of your program through quality snow and ice training designed to build skills and broaden understanding. Designed by industry leaders with years of proven practical experience. Applicable to street and highway departments, parks departments, facilities management, public works, private contractors, suppliers, and manufactures.

Gain knowledge and skills critical to achieving desired results, customer satisfaction, and maintaining a competitive edge.

Sessions provide an overview of snow and ice training for all skill levels – operators, managers and/or administrators. Customized training available upon request.

  • Operators and Frontline Management – Responsibilities, weather, materials, liquids, applications, plowing, equipment maintenance and cleaning, and safety
  • Winter Operations Management – Planning, policy, implementation, execution and evaluation.
  • Manager and Administrator – Operations review, written snow and ice plans, communications, implementation, risk management, emergency response, liability, and reporting results that matter.
  • Materials and Applications – Review common snow and ice materials and understand treatment options, timing and applications
    • Liquids – How to get started, implement and grow a liquids program
    • Pre-wetting – Understand common methods and uses
    • Anti-Icing – Review materials and application processes and rates
  • Innovative technology – Review trends in technology and industry practices


Snow and ice fleet calibration for dry materials and/or liquids – controlling output is critical to efficiency and results

Snow and ice control - salt-spreader

Photo Credit: Dec 28, 2016 issue of American City & Country Magazine

Article: Snow, salt and sustainability | American City and Country magazine

Understanding Snow, Salt and Sustainability requires a mindfulness of snow and ice control key factors and environmental awareness. A successful skill set must include mechanisms for both economic and environmental sustainability. Training through DW, Clonch, LLC helps agencies identify and overcome barriers which can negatively influence sustainability. Click here to read the article.