Learning and Development

At Vulcan, we believe that all our employees deserve quality tools and training to do their best work. Through the Vulcan University platform, we continually expand our learning and development capabilities and portfolio to provide our most valuable asset, our people, with the tools they need to safely and effectively perform today and to grow with us in the years ahead. 

Our learning content is aligned with Vulcan’s Strategic Initiatives and is designed to create a robust and personalized learning experience to include self -paced and formal training programs in the areas of safety and health, technical and skills-based training, as well as leadership and managerial programs.

Courses available include but are not limited to:

Leadership and Supervisory Training

  • Recruiting, Interviewing & Onboarding
  • Coaching
  • Building & Maintaining Employee Morale
  • Emotional Intelligence and Communication
  • Employment Law
  • Identifying and Developing Talent
  • Business Presentation Skills
  • Promoting Employee Wellbeing
  • Building Trust and Relationships
  • Change Management

  • Community Relations
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
  • Managing Performance
  • Time Management
  • Driving Results
  • Leadership Rhythms
  • Leadership Styles
  • Continuous Improvement
  • Ownership

Operations Training

  • Aggregate Equipment Inspection
  • Asphalt Inspection
  • Maintenance
  • Drilling & Blasting
  • Plant Operator
  • Aggregate Product Knowledge
  • Coaching for Operations Leaders


  • Lubrication
  • Mobile Equipment Inspection
  • Aggregate Pit & Plant Optimization
  • Yard & Stockpile Management
  • Asphalt Plant Optimization
  • Asphalt Product Knowledge
  • Operations Trainee Program

Sales Training

  • Basic Sales Training
  • Negotiations Training
  • Sales Trainee Program


  • Advanced Sales Training
  • Coaching for Sales Leaders

Technical Training

  • Safety and Health
  • Computer Skills and Systems Training
  • Ready Mix Product Knowledge
  • Procurement
  • Finance and Accounting


  • Environmental
  • Department of Transportation
  • Customer Service
  • Human Resources
  • Finance and Accounting

In addition to internal programs, Vulcan employees attend external courses and workshops targeted at improving skills for today and developing the skills necessary for future advancement.