Minnesota LTAP

Culvert Installation and Maintenance for Local Agencies

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  • In this online course, students will learn about the purpose of well-designed, well-built, and well-maintained culverts. It offers Roads Scholar Program credit and PDHs.

Sign Maintenance and Management for Local Agencies

  • This course provides a concise, cohesive set of sign maintenance and management materials to employees of cities, counties, and municipalities. It offers Roads Scholar Program credit and PDHs.

Gravel Road Maintenance and Design

  • A self-paced, convenient online course based on our popular one-day workshop. It offers Roads Scholar Program credit and PDHs.

Work-Zone Safety Tutorial

  • This free online tutorial from Minnesota LTAP is a convenient opportunity for new, seasonal, or temporary staff to learn about the fundamentals of work-zone safety and the basic concepts of the work-zone area before arriving at the job site.

Turfgrass Pathology Course

  • This course, offered through the College of Continuing Education at the University of Minnesota, equips turfgrass managers with the expertise necessary for controlling diseases in a challenging environment.

Webinars

  • Minnesota LTAP and our partners occasionally host webinars on current technical topics. The webinars are broadcast live and recorded for later viewing. Each webinar is eligible for 0.25 Roads Scholar Program elective credit and may be eligible for Professional Development Hours.

Colleges and Universities

University of Minnesota College of Continuing Education

  • Students can choose to take single courses or combine them into a variety of certificate or degree programs. Categories include project management, leadership and management, human resources, and communications.

University of California Berkeley Technology Transfer Courses

  • The Technology Transfer program at the Institute of Transportation Studies at the University of California Berkeley offers several of their most popular courses online.

Professional Associations

APWA Click, Listen, and Learn

  • "Click, Listen, and Learn" is the American Public Works Association's series of interactive Internet educational programs. Hear it through your speaker phone; see it on your PC. Each program is led by top experts in the field who convey new ideas, methods, and technologies in a fast-paced two-hour time frame.

ASCE Webinars

  • The American Society of Civil Engineers offers Web-based seminars to individuals and organizations on a variety of current engineering topics.

ATSSA Webinars

  • The American Traffic Safety Services Association's Webucation Center hosts Webinars for individuals and companies in the traffic control and roadway industry. Webinars are also available on CD-ROM.

CITE Transportation Online Courses

  • The Consortium for ITS Training and Education (CITE) is a unique organization of universities and industry associations focused on providing comprehensive advanced transportation training and education.

ITE Learning Hub

  • The Institute of Transportation Engineers, with its partner in education, DeakinPrime USA, offers affordable, convenient learning opportunities for transportation professionals that can be accessed from office or home computers.

Transportation Curriculum Coordination Council

  • Free web-based training for those looking to enhance their knowledge in the construction of today’s highways/bridges. These training courses are offered nationally and are not state-specific.

Federal Government

National Highway Institute

  • The National Highway Institute program offers self-paced online courses and Web conferences in a variety of transportation fields.

National Training Center

  • The National Training Center offers Web-based motor carrier safety training courses intended to enhance the capabilities of participating federal, state, and local government officials.

FHWA Winter Roadway Maintenance Computer-Based Training (CBT) Overview for Local Agencies

  • Free recorded seminar.