Ongoing Training Programs
(Local, Regional, National and On-Line Training Also Listed Here)
Please share your training session and technical assistance needs with the Western TTAP by responding to the Western TTAP Training and Technical Assistance Needs Assessment Survey. TTAP can assist with lining up training programs and technical assistance as needed by the tribes and within budgetary constraints of the program. Your responses to the survey found at the link below will help us determine future training topics, locations and dates.
FHWA Resource Center
The Mission to advance transportation technologies and solutions through training, technical assistance, technology deployment, and partnerships.
For more information go to:
National Transportation Training Resource (NTTR)
The National Transportation Training Resource (NTTR) is an online database of information about learning resources for the public-sector transportation workforce. The NTTR is a tool for training managers and frontline transportation professionals. To visit the website go to: http://www.nttr.dot.gov/
National Highway Institute (NHI)
The National Highway Institute (NHI), a division of the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), works to improve the performance of the transportation industry through training. To achieve this mission, NHI provides transportation-related training in several formats including both classroom-based and online learning as well as free Web-based (WBT) seminars and asynchronous training materials. For course search, description and registration click here.
|2013||NHI Course 132092||TCCC Earthworks Series: Excavation|
|2013||NHI Course 132093||TCCC Earthwors Series: Fill Placement|
|2013||NHI Course 142052||Introduction to NEPA and Transportation Decision-making (WBT)|
|2013||NHI Course 141049||Outdoor Advertising Control: Non-Bonus States(WBT)|
|2013||NHI Course 141048||Outdoor Advertising Control: Bonus States (WBT)|
|2013||NHI Course 132040||Geotechnical Aspects of Pavements ( Instructor led)|
|2013||NHI Course 133107||Principles of Evacuation Planning Tutorial (WBT)|
|2013||NHI Course 132040||Geotechnical Aspects of Pavements (Instructor Led)|
|2013-14||NHI TAM Courses||
Transportation Asset Management (TAM) Courses. Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act (MAP-21) mandates that all STATES must have asset management plans in place by 2015.
|2013-14||NHI Course 131106||Introduction to Transportation Asset Management (Instructor Led)|
|2013014||NHI Course 131106A||Introduction to Transportation Asset Management with Workshop (Instructor Led)|
|2013-14||NHI Course 131106B||
Development of a Transportation Asset Management Plan (Instructor Led)
|2013-14||NHI Course 131106C||Introduction to the Development of a Transportation Asset Management Plan (WBT)|
|2013||NHI Course 132092||TCCC Earthworks: Excavation (WBT)|
|2013||NHI Course 132093||TCCC Earthworks: Fill Placement (WBT)|
|International Slurry Surfacing Association (ISSA) Offeres three 120 minute web based courses|
|2014||How to Construct High Quality Slurry Seal and Micro Surfacing Treatments - Part 1. Registration link.
|2014||How to Construct a High Quality Slurry Seal and Micro Surfacing Project - Part 2. Registration link.|
|2014||How to Construct High Quality Chip Seal Treatments. Registration link|
|2009 Ongoing||National Rural Transit Assistance Program (RTAP)||The Scheduling and Dispatching for Rural Transit Systems training module describes the scheduler's and dispatcher's roles and responsibilities, and introduces Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) technologies. Module Link|
|Ongoing||Community Transportation Association of America (CTAA)||The PASS basic program consists of 6 modules and includes comprehensive training on the assistance that drivers should be providing to passengers with special need. It is based on CTAA’s Passenger Service and Safety (PASS) driver and trainer certification program that has successfully trained and certified over 25,000 drivers and instructors. It is regarded as an industry standard and we are proud to offer this opportunity to take the training in an online format. Course link.|
|Ongoing||Working Effectively with Tribal Governments||
Also, please remember to share this information with your tribal
|Ongoing||California Construction Contracting Program (CCCP)||
California Construction Contracting Program (CCCP): This is the direct result of an agreement between the California Department of Transportation and the California Community Colleges Chancellor, in conjunction with 10 Small Business Development Centers (SBDCs).
The SBDCs provide free classes in four modules on: construction contracts, construction/business law, accounting and cash flow and business management, plans and marketing. All of this is geared toward winning a Caltrans contract. For more information go to buildcalifornia.org home page