Local programs training

Training opportunities for local agencies in Washington state provided through the Local Technical Assistance Program (LTAP).

Local Training Assistance Program (LTAP) classes & webinars currently available.

Links to many online, on-demand training, including construction and much more.

Providing right-of-way (ROW) training and educational opportunities for local agencies and consultants.

Listing of classes and webinars available to local agencies and the public through our LTAP Partners: National Local Technical Assistance Program Association (NLTAPA), Federal Highways Administration (FHWA), American Public Works Association (APWA), and more.

The Washington State Local Technical Assistance Program (LTAP) is a partnership between WSDOT's Local Program Division and FHWA, providing training opportunities and a coordinated technology transfer program for local agencies in Washington State. LTAP offers courses directly targeting the training needs of local agencies receiving Federal funding.

Traction tires are a special type of tire

manufactured with at least 1/8 of an inch tread. Traction tires are usually marked with a mountain/snowflake symbol, the letters M+S or “All Season.”

Carry chains, practice before leaving

Requiring chains keeps traffic moving during storms rather than closing a pass or roadway.

Prep your car. Fill up your gas tank,

pack jumper cables, ice scraper, warm clothing, snacks and water.