FAS and RE Academy Training Schedule FY 2018/2019

The California LTAP Center has opened registration for the FY 2018/19 Federal Aid Series and Resident Engineers Academy training’s. These classes fill up quickly so please register early. Federal Aid Series The Federal Aid Series (FAS) is a series of five 1-day classes.  You can choose to sign-up for all 5 days or pick and … Read moreFAS and RE Academy Training Schedule FY 2018/2019

Attend FHWA/Caltrans Realty Workshops

Join the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and Caltrans for two realty workshops at the Caltrans District 12 office in Santa Ana. Refer to the flyers below for more details on each class. Uniform Act – Appraisals and Acquisition Requirements November 5-6, 2018 8am – 4:30pm Register Here Uniform Act – Acquisitions with Relocation  November 7-8, … Read moreAttend FHWA/Caltrans Realty Workshops

Check out ADA.gov’s revamped Technical Assistance Materials Webpage

The U.S. Department of Justice has revamped their Technical Assistance Materials webpage on ADA.gov to make it more organized and user friendly. Materials are now arranged by the relevant Title of the ADA as well as by subject matter covered in the documents. Check out the new look of the page here.  

Local Agency Classes through the Tribal Technical Assistance Program

The Tribal Technical Assistance Program (TTAP) is offering a series of classes in Chico, CA for tribes and local agencies. The TTAP Center is a one-stop transportation resource for tribal communities across the country.  Local agencies are invited to attend these classes as well. Chico, CA | October 16 – 19 Bridge Inspection | October 16 Bridge … Read moreLocal Agency Classes through the Tribal Technical Assistance Program

Pavement Management Quarterly Webinars

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), in cooperation with the AASHTO Joint Technical Committee on Pavements, TRB Committee AFD10, Pavement Management Systems, and AFD20, Pavement Condition Evaluation, is hosting a series of quarterly webinars on pavement management. The purpose of the webinars is to provide a forum for education and communication for pavement management practitioners. The … Read morePavement Management Quarterly Webinars

Sacramento Resident Engineers Academy Oct 23-26

The first Resident Engineers Academy for 2018/2019 FY is scheduled for October 23 – 26, 2018 in Sacramento, California. Due to high-demand, you must first “Request to Attend” the training.  Class lists will be reviewed and those selected will be notified by email from Sacramento State University (CSUS). Priority will go to nearby local agencies. The … Read moreSacramento Resident Engineers Academy Oct 23-26

Resident Engineers Academy 2018/19 Schedule

The CA LTAP Center and Caltrans Division of Local Assistance has released the 2018/19 schedule for the Resident Engineers (RE) Academy. Due to high-demand of the RE Academy, local agencies must first request to attend the training.  The list of requests will be forwarded to your District Local Assistance Engineer (DLAE) for prioritization. Limited to 2 … Read moreResident Engineers Academy 2018/19 Schedule

Preventing Runovers and Backovers Training

The California LTAP Center is hosting two classes on Preventing Runovers and Backovers. This free training is designed to keep roadway construction workers safe from being struck by construction trucks and equipment. UNDERSTAND the hazards faced by roadway construction workers every day, especially workers on foot. LEARN how to create safe “zones” for workers and … Read morePreventing Runovers and Backovers Training

Labor Compliance Training for Local Agencies

Now Full It’s not too late to register for the September Labor Compliance class in District 7 in Camarillo. This two-day course is designed to teach local agency staff the basics of prevailing wage requirements and how to apply them, including reviewing and confirming certified payroll records and on-site documentation. Using hands-on exercises and instructional … Read moreLabor Compliance Training for Local Agencies

DBE Contract Goal Methodology Update

For all federal contracts (consultant and construction) that will be advertised or authorized on October 1, 2018 or thereafter, local agencies must use the updated Exhibit 9-D template to calculate Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) goals. Download Updated Exhibit 9-D Background: On July 31, 2018, Caltrans submitted the Proposed Overall DBE Goal and Methodology of 17.6 … Read moreDBE Contract Goal Methodology Update