There are no upcoming workshops currently scheduled. Please check back for updates.
Upcoming Webinars of Interest
FREE for U.S. local, state, regional, metropolitan, and Federal government agencies:
Consortium for ITS Training and Education (CITE) is now accepting registrations for the following online, BLENDED (instructor-led) courses:
Weather Responsive Traffic Management (WRTM) - (April 4 through June 1, 2014) 0.8CEUs
This course provides information and guidance to transportation system managers and operators to help them effectively manage traffic flow and operations during adverse weather conditions.
Instructor: Deepak Gopalakrishnais, Principal Research Scientist/Program Manager, Battelle
Improving Highway Safety with ITS - (May 2 through June 21, 2014) 1.0 CEUs
This course aims to increase awareness of the benefits to be gained through the deployment of ITS for highway safety applications. Throughout the course, a series of “hands on” activities leads participants from identification and prioritization of highway safety priority areas to formulation of organization- and individual-level actions to mitigate the challenges at hand.
Instructor: Cheryl Lowrance, Principal Intelligent Transportation Systems Engineer, Noblis
All course materials are on-line but students have access to course instructors through pre-scheduled conference calls. Cost is $250 each; FREE for U.S. local, state, regional, metropolitan, and Federal government agencies! - use sponsor code PCB when you register. If you are interested in taking any CITE course, please register @ http://www.citeconsortium.org/registration.html. For more information, contact Denise Twisdale (301-405-6323) or Kathy Frankle (410-414-2925).
Free Transportation Emergency Management Exercise Tool (provided by the Transit Cooperative Research Board)
The Transportation Emergency Response Application (TERA) is an emergency management exercise tool provided free for use by emergency management professionals in transportation, transit, rail, and airport domains. TERA is funded by the National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) Project 20-59, Surface Transportation Security Research, and the Transit Cooperative Research Program (TCRP) Project A-36, Command Level Decision Making for Transit Emergency Managers (more information).
Limited slots are available for informational webinars. Each 45 minute webinar provides an overview of how to run individual or team training exercises using the TERA tool. The webinars will also provide information about slots for free on-site facilitated exercises, also sponsored by the TCRP/NCHRP project. The remaining webinar dates are
- 1:00 pm EST Tuesday April 22, 2014
- 11:00 am EST Thursday May 15, 2014
To reserve a webinar space, please send the date desired and email address(es) to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 407-823-9991 x337.
Emergency Management professionals in the transit, transportation, rail, and airport domains may register to use TERA at www.tera.train-emst.com.