ICET News and Information

Welcome to our new website. The staff at ICET strives to provide the highest quality training service possible with the cooperation and support of the Michigan Department of Transportation Construction Quality Partnership (MDOT-CQP). If you have any suggestions on how we can improve our training services, please email: or call 231-591-5826.


Hotel Information:


We have four hotels in the area:

Holiday Inn

Country Inn

Quality Inn

Super 8 


*We do not have special rates set up with any hotel in the area*

ICET staff 


 Tom Larabel

Thomas Larabel, Assistant Professor

MDOT Training Program Coordinator

Mr. Larabel has twenty years experience in the construction industry as an estimator and project manager for a general contractor specializing in bridges, wastewater treatment plants, pumping stations, roadwork, site work and underground utilities. He also has fourteen years experience as a project engineer and surveyor for a civil engineering firm. Mr. Larabel teaches courses in Soils, Surveying, Estimating, Scheduling, Project Management, Field Engineering, Ethics, Quality Control, Sustainable Construction, Hot Mix Asphalt, Aggregate Certification, and Administration.














Tom Nelson-Density Instructor





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