LTAP classes for local agencies

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Classes fill quickly, and seats are limited for many of our trainings - Please register only if you will attend.
We hope to provide many classes with no fees, and are fortunate to often use facilities with no cost. 
We can register only 2 per agency for most classes, in order to provide spots to many agencies.
Please Note: coffee, refreshments and meals are not authorized, nor provided for LTAP classes and WSDOT (a Washington state agency). Please be prepared to provide your own, taking into consideration the class location and times.

Current LTAP Classes

Title VI Training: Preventing Discrimination in the Federal Aid Program  (pdf 48 kb)
Tue, Jan. 22 (1pm Lacey);  Wed, Jan.30 (9am Mukilteo); Tue, Feb. 5 (1pm Aberdeen); Wed, Feb. 6 (9am Centralia); 
Tue, Feb. 19 (1:30pm Burlington); Mon, Feb. 25 (1:30pm Vancouver); Thu, Feb. 28 (8:30am Shoreline)

Cost: Free  (2 hours; see brochure for more details)

Pavement Preservation - Guidelines for the Preservation of High-Traffic-Volume-Roadways, R26  (pdf 28.10 kb)
Wed, January 23, 2019 Tukwila (1 p.m. to 5 p.m.)
Thu, January 24, 2019 Spokane (1 p.m. to 5 p.m.)
Cost: Free

Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBE) Program Training for Public Agency Staff Working in the Federal Aid Program  (pdf 95 kb)
MORNING SESSIONS  8:30-12pm  (See brochure for details)
Wed, Jan. 23 (Vancouver); Thu, Jan. 24 (Tumwater); Tue, Jan. 29 (Shoreline); Wed, Jan. 30 (Bellingham); Mon, Feb. 25 (Spokane); Tue, Feb. 26 (Wenatchee); Wed, Feb. 27 (Yakima); Mon, Mar. 11 (Kent)
Cost: Free 

Consultant Agreement Training for Public Agency Staff Working in the Federal Aid Program  (pdf 97 kb)
AFTERNOON SESSIONS  1pm-4:30  (See brochure for details)
Wed, Jan. 23 (Vancouver); Thu, Jan. 24 (Tumwater); Tue, Jan. 29 (Shoreline); Wed, Jan. 30 (Bellingham); Mon, Feb. 25 (Spokane); Tue, Feb. 26 (Wenatchee); Wed, Feb. 27 (Yakima); Mon, Mar. 11 (Kent)
Cost: Free

Bridge Condition Inspection Fundamentals (BCIF)  (pdf 36.11 kb)
Tue, Wed, Thu, January 29-31, 2019  Tumwater  (3-day class; see brochure for times)
Cost: Free to Washington State Agencies & Consultants inspecting bridges in Washington; all others $150

ROW:  2019 Annual Local Agency Right of Way Meetings  (34 kb)
Tue, Feb. 5 (Federal Way); Wed, Feb. 6 (Everett); Wed, Feb. 20 (Vancouver); Tue, Feb. 26 (Tumwater); Tue, Mar. 5 (Spokane); Wed, Mar. 6 (Yakima); Thu, Mar. 7 (Wenatchee)
Cost: Free

Bridge Condition Inspection Update (BCIU)  (pdf 33 kb)
Wed & Thu, February 13-14, 2019 Moses Lake (8 a.m. to 5 p.m.)
Wed & Thu, February 27-28, 2019 Olympia (8 a.m. to 5 p.m.)

Cost: Free

FHWA - EDC5 Safe Transportation for Every Pedestrian (Every Day Counts 5 STEP)  (pdf 55.53 kb)
Tue, March 7, 2019 (Spokane)
Cost: Free

Bridge Condition Inspection Training (BCIT)  (pdf 40 kb)  Two-Week Training in Tumwater
Week 1:  March 11-15, 2019 &
Week 2:  March 25-29, 2019 
(See brochure link in tltle for times and details)
Cost: Free to Washington State Agencies & Consultants inspecting bridges in Washington; all others $700


Other News

WAPA and WSDOT's 31st Annual Joint Asphalt Pavement Training Conference  (1006.13 kb)
Learn about 2019 program updates, changes and current information on asphalt paving issues and practices in the context of WSDOT and Local Agency specifications.  3 different locations to choose from to take this valuable training:  Tue, Mar. 5 (Moses Lake); Wed, Mar. 6 (Bothell); Thu, Mar. 7 (Centralia).  See brochure link in tltle for times and details, and registration forms and instructions.  $100 WSDOT,  $160 Local Agencies, Ports Consultants and Contractors.  Contact April Tinnin at WAPA with questions:  425-207-8814, April.Tinnin@AsphaltWA.com

FHWA Every Day Counts WEBINAR: Automated Traffic Signal Performance Measures (ATSPM)  (146.66 kb)
This webinar will focus on the intersection of ATSPM Adaptive Signal Control Systems and SPaT/Connected Vehicle Applications, the integration and a visionary look forward to what the near future has in store. Thu, January 24, 2019, 10am to 11:30am PCT.  (See brochure link in tltle for times, details and registration info.)

WSDOT Construction Classes  (pdf 40 kb)
Topics scheduled throughout the year include: Construction Inspection Documentation; Construction Materials Acceptance & Approval; Drainage Inspection; Excavation & Embankment Inspection; HMA Inspection; BST Inspection. Only a few spots per class are generally open to local agencies, so please only register no more than 2 per agency to give others the opportunity for a spot. Please check the REGISTRATION FORM dropdown menu for current postings of class titles, dates and locations.

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.
Note: coffee, refreshments and meals are not authorized for LTAP and WSDOT classes. Please be prepared to provide your own.

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