LTAP classes for local agencies

LTAP in-person classes are cancelled through April. 

Please see the following online resources for training opportunities:


Upcoming Webinars:

Signing, Pavement Markings, and the MUTCD - Florida LTAP’s 3-part webinar series, March 31, April 1 and April 2 (2 hrs each).  Open to all LTAP participants.  Register:  https://floridaltap.org/signing-pavementmarkings-mutcd/

Work Zone Traffic Control Webinar Series – Ohio LTAP’s 5-part webinar series, March 31, April 2, 7, 9, 15 (1.5 hrs each).  Registration links for each date available in info pdf:  https://www.wsdot.wa.gov/sites/default/files/2020/03/30/Webinars-WorkZone-Traffic-Control.pdf

Lighting for Pedestrians, New Guidelines for Visibility - April 9 (1.75 hrs).  The FHWA Office of Safety Roadway Departure Team is hosting this FREE webinar.  Pre-Register Here  

FoRRRwD on All Public Roads: Funding and Data to Identify Projects - April 16 (1.5 hrs). This FHWA EDC-5 initiative encourages agencies to Focus on Reducing Rural Roadway Departures (FoRRRwD).  Webinar topics include: Funding local road safety plans (LRSP); HSIP funds for local agencies, sharing County-DOT success stories with evaluating safety data, identifying projects, and partnering.  FREE webinar.  Register Here.

Traffic Engineering Fundamentals - Florida LTAP’s 3-part webinar series, April 14, 15, 16 (2 hrs each).  Register:  http://www.floridaltap.org/traffic-engineering-fundamentals/

FREE FHWA Innovation Exchange Webinars On Demand: No charge.  https://www.fhwa.dot.gov/clas/training_tools/webinars.aspx

 

Online Training:

Florida LTAP’s online training for developing  ADA Basic Requirements, Self Evaluations and Transition Plans for Public Rights of Way.  This video is approximately 23 minutes long, and explains basic ADA requirements for local governments, self evaluation, and developing transition plans.

National Highway Institute (NHI): Web-Based Training - Free training programs such as Evacuation Planning, Work Zones, Maintenance of Traffic, Traffic Incident Management Responder, Bridge Decks, Safety Inspections, and the new Bicycle Facililty Design.  Select your focus under “Choose Program Area Options”.  https://www.nhi.fhwa.dot.gov/course-search

Free Access to AASHTO-TC3 Training (American Assoc. of State Hwy & Transportation Officials - Transportation Curriculum Coordination Council) - FHWA and AASHTO have partnered to provide local and tribal transportation professionals free access to the TC3 library of training. Local and tribal practitioners everywhere will now have 24/7 access to 120 online training modules in construction, maintenance, and materials. https://store.transportation.org/ (Use Promo Code: D5X3-B3D9-52CB-4XCX )

FEMA Courses on Public Works Role in Emergency Management - A collaboration between APWA and FEMA Emergency Management Institute (EMI) led to the creation of four Public Works-centric Free Interactive Web Based Courses:

PublicWorksTraining.com - Started by former LTAP staff exploring methods to bring online training into the fields of transportation and public works.  Topics cover roadway Asset Management, Pavement Condition Evaluation Methods, Pre-Disaster Asset Documentation, Winter Operations, Pavement Markings, Operations Safety, and more.  They’re offering a Cost Free license until May 30, 2020

 

More Resources:

FREE Tailgate Talks.  Short briefing sheets and training aids on safety topics:  https://nltapa.org/information-exchange/nltapa-tailgate-talks/

American Public Works Association (APWA) – Coronavirus and the Public Works Community

FHWA video promoting Rumble Strips - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2V5-M4-O70E&feature=youtu.be

 

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LTAP classes are open to employees of cities, counties, tribes, ports, transit agencies, WSDOT and other state agencies, consultants, contractors, and out-of-state public agencies.

For more information:
Contact the LTAP Training Center:  360-705-7355  LTAPtraining@wsdot.wa.gov