North Carolina Local Technical Assistance Program (NC LTAP)

NC LTAP Training Registration

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Advanced Computers: Practical Applications (ARS) - $99.00 per person
This full-day workshop is entirely focused on practical applications of spreadsheets, reports, and presentations in your organization. The workshop will demonstrate the effectiveness of various computer programs with actual files that you use regularly. The workshop will include • Classroom instruction and discussion • Hands -on computer usage • The computer programs that are helpful in making spreadsheets, reports, and presentations, such as Excel, Word, and PowerPoint • Calculations and analysis which can provide useful information for your organization • How to present your information in an effective way Participants are strongly encouraged to bring (or email Daniel_Findley@ncsu.edu in advance of the course) examples of files to review and improve during the workshop.
Length - 1 Day | Lunch provided
PDH - 6 hours
ARS

5/22/2014 - Raleigh (909 Capability Drive)

 

Asphalt Pavement Maintenance (RS) - $99.00 per person
This workshop covers pavement evaluation, asphalt mix materials, hot plant mix production and pavement construction methods, routing pavement maintenance techniques, and pothole patching. Roads Scholar Credit
Length - 1 day | Lunch provided
PDH - 8 hours
RS

4/29/2014 - Charlotte
5/6/2014 - Raleigh (909 Capability Drive)
10/21/2014 - Durham

 

Asphalt Roller Operator Safety Training - $125.00 per person
This entry level workshop covers machine safety, walk-around and function identification, using the related unit operators manual, unit service and maintenance, and hands-on operation. This workshop is designed for those employees who are new hires or who have used an asphalt roller less than six months. Please wear work clothes; the afternoon will be spent in the field.
Length - 1 day | Lunch provided
RS

6/4/2014 - Raleigh (909 Capability Drive)

 

Backhoe Operator Safety Training - $125.00 per person
This entry level workshop covers machine safety, walk-around and function identification, using the related unit operators manual, unit service and maintenance, and hands-on operation. This workshop is designed for those employees who are new hires or who have used a backhoe less than six months. Please wear work clothes; the afternoon will be spent in the field. This class will be held "Weather Permitting".
Length - 1 day | Lunch provided
RS

6/5/2014 - Raleigh (909 Capability Drive)

 

Basic Roadway Drainage Maintenance (RS) - $99.00 per person
There are three things you need to have a good road: drainage, drainage, and drainage. This program covers drainage principles, drainage policy, ditches, pipes, and other drainage features, including installation maintenance and construction of drainage components.
Length - 1 day | Lunch provided
PDH - 8 hours
RS

12/16/2014 - Durham

 

Basic Work Zone Safety Training (RS) - $99.00 per person
This workshop teaches the basics of work zone traffic control. The course covers short-term operations (no longer than one work shift) and focuses on daytime activities. This course must be completed before taking Intermediate Work Zone Safety Training. Roads Scholar Credit The Basic and Intermediate classes do NOT provide NCDOT work zone supervisor certification: participants will need to complete the three-day Work Zone Traffic Control Supervisor Course.
Length - 1 day | Lunch provided
PDH - 6 hours
RS

6/24/2014 - Raleigh (909 Capability Drive)
7/21/2014 - Mooresville
7/29/2014 - Durham
8/5/2014 - Edenton
8/26/2014 - Elkin
12/1/2014 - Raleigh (909 Capability Drive)

 

Computers: Introduction to Reports and Presentations (RS) - $99.00 per person
Computers: Introduction to Reports, Presentations, and Calculations This full-day workshop is comprised of two distinct sessions: 1) an introduction to reports and presentations and 2) an introduction to calculations and analysis. The morning session introductory workshop is for anyone who uses a computer and wants to learn more about how to use computers to create reports and presentations for their organization. The afternoon session introductory workshop is for anyone who uses a computer and wants to learn more about how to use computers to perform calculations and analysis for their organization. The workshop will include • Classroom instruction and discussion • Hands -on computer usage • An overview of basic computer usage • The computer programs that are helpful in making reports and presentations, such as Word, Excel and PowerPoint • Calculations and analysis which can provide useful information for your organization • How to present your information in an effective way Special arrangements can be made for those that attended the 1/2 day session and would like to attend the afternoon part of this training. Contact Bill Woods at bill_woods@ncsu.edu
Length - 1 day | Lunch provided
RS

5/21/2014 - Raleigh (909 Capability Drive)

 

Concrete: What, When and How - $150.00 per person
This class features the basics of concrete installation from the composition of concrete to an actual student hands on session demonstrating placing and finishing techniques. This course is geared to anyone interested in improving concrete skills and will provide students with a general knowledge of concrete. Part of this workshop will be hands-on with real concrete so please dress appropriately for being outside for several hours and also working with concrete.
Length - 1 day | Lunch provided
PDH - 8 hours
RS

6/10/2014 - Charlotte
9/19/2014 - Raleigh (909 Capability Drive)

 

Confined Space Entry and Lockout/Tagout (ARS) - $125.00 per person
This workshop is a natural follow up to the Trenching Competent Person workshop. It is a must for any field supervisor who has crews working in confined spaces, such as: manholes, catch basins, meter vaults, and excavations deeper than four feet.
Length - 1 day | Lunch provided
PDH - 8 hours
ARS

10/17/2014 - Raleigh (909 Capability Drive)

 

Erosion Control (ARS) - $99.00 per person
The seminar will focus on current methods of erosion control. The material will be targeted toward non-engineers with an emphasis on nomographs and simple procedures used to determine the correct sizing and appropriateness of different erosion control devices. The most important tool in the toolbox - the construction sequence - will be discussed in detail. Come to the seminar and learn where to put floc logs (hint: not in your fireplace), why turbid is horrid, and that it is okay to skim a basin.
Length - 1 day | Lunch provided
PDH - 8 hours
ARS

5/22/2014 - Raleigh

 

Excavation Safety (RS) - $125.00 per person
This abbreviated class: 1) reviews the competent person information to refresh their memory about requirements of the standard, 2) shows the attendees other new approaches to comply with the standard not covered in the first, comprehensive course, and 3) discusses the other items that NC OSHA compliance officers have indicated that most trained competent people tend to forget. This workshop will not only teach the participants to recognize danger, but will equip them with the tools to prevent dangerous accidents.
Length - 1 day | Lunch provided
PDH - 8 hours
RS

5/2/2014 - Raleigh (909 Capability Drive)
11/7/2014 - Raleigh (909 Capability Drive)

 

Flagger Training (RS) - $69.00 per person
This workshop is designed to train participants to be effective flaggers by teaching the basics of flagging operations and procedures. It will start at 7:30AM and end at 11:30AM
Length - 4 hours
PDH - 4 hours
RS

6/10/2014 - Raleigh (909 Capability Drive)
7/15/2014 - Mooresville
7/31/2014 - Durham
12/8/2014 - Raleigh (909 Capability Drive)

 

Flagging Instructor RECERTIFICATION (ARS) - $125.00 per person
This workshop is intended for people who have completed ITRE’s Flagging Instructor course and now need recertification. With NCDOT requiring recertification after 4 years, this course will address updates in flagging operations and procedures, review the Instructor agreement, and discuss training issues. The workshop will include inside and outside practice sessions to enhance the participant’s abilities to train their personnel to be competent and effective flaggers. Preregistration is required because a few participant assignments will be made before the class.
Length - 1 day | Lunch provided
PDH - 6 hours
ARS

6/11/2014 - Raleigh (909 Capability Drive)
7/16/2014 - Mooresville
12/3/2014 - Raleigh (909 Capability Drive)

 

Flagging Instructor Training (ARS) - $175.00 per person
This workshop teaches participants the basics of flagging operations and then instructs them how to teach their own personnel these concepts.
Length - 1 1/2 days | Lunch provided - Lunch on day one only
PDH - 12 hours
ARS

6/12/2014 - Raleigh (909 Capability Drive)
7/17/2014 - Mooresville
12/4/2014 - Raleigh (909 Capability Drive)

 

Intermediate Work Zone Safety Training - $125.00 per person
This workshop builds on the information covered in the Basic Work Zone Safety course, with particular emphasis paid to multi-lane urban streets. Multi-lane intersection work zones, detours, and mobile operations are covered in detail. Basic Work Zone Safety Training is a prerequisite for this course.
Length - 1 day | Lunch provided
PDH - 7 hours
RS

7/22/2014 - Mooresville
7/30/2014 - Durham
12/2/2014 - Raleigh (909 Capability Drive)

 

Maintenance and Repair of Utility Cuts (RS) - $69.00 per person
This half day workshop expands on the discussion of utility cut repairs presented in the Asphalt Pavement Maintenance workshop and includes an in-depth review of soils, compaction of backfill and asphalt and the use of flowable fill concrete for utility cut maintenance and repair.
Length -
PDH - 4 hours
RS

5/1/2014 - Charlotte
5/8/2014 - Raleigh (909 Capability Drive)
10/23/2014 - Raleigh

 

OSHA 10-Hour Safety Training (ARS) - $150.00 per person
This workshop is an important tool in meeting OSHA requirements to provide employees with an awareness of the basic hazards that exist in the field. Over a 10-hour period, this workshop covers many important basic safety requirements that field employees must know that are in OSHA's Standards for the Construction Industry. OSHA inspectors can enforce these safety rules for field employees working in the public or private sector.
Length - 1 1/2 days | Lunch provided - Lunch on full day only
PDH - 10 hours
ARS

12/18/2014 - Raleigh (909 Capability Drive)

 

Snow and Ice Control (RS) - $99.00 per person
In this workshop, participants will learn snow and ice control procedures, properties of snow and ice and appropriate treatments, common deicing chemicals and alternative materials, winter storm preparation, and storm removal equipment and operations. The 'Snow and Ice Control' workshops originally scheduled for January 14 in Raleigh and January 16 in Mooresville have been rescheduled for Feb 19 in Mooresville.
Length - 1 day | Lunch provided
RS

11/6/2014 - Raleigh

 

Soils Fundamentals (RS) - $99.00 per person
This workshop focuses on the important aspects of highway sub-grade preparation, including soil classifications, compaction of fills, soil compaction tests, proof rolling, and the importance of proper drainage.
Length - 1 day | Lunch provided
PDH - 8 hours
RS

4/30/2014 - Charlotte
5/7/2014 - Raleigh
10/22/2014 - Raleigh (909 Capability Drive)

 

Stormwater Hydrology (ARS) - $99.00 per person
This workshop is an introduction to stormwater hydrology and drainage design. The morning session will concentrate on the movement of water over the earth's surface. The afternoon session will deal with the design elements of urban stormwater systems.
Length - 1 day | Lunch provided
PDH - 8 hours
ARS

11/12/2014 - Raleigh (909 Capability Drive)

 

Trenching Competent Person (ARS) - $125.00 per person
1989 OSHA Trenching and Excavation Safety Standard participants will learn to understand how the Standard works. This course covers definition of key terms, when the Standard does/does not apply, major components, soil classification tests and methods, and hazard recognition.
Length - 1 day | Lunch provided
PDH - 8 hours
ARS

9/9/2014 - Raleigh (909 Capability Drive)

 

Work Zone Traffic Control Supervisor (ARS) - $345.00 per person
This three-day course is designed for DOT, larger municipalities, and highway contractors that work on all highway systems, including two-lane roads, multi-lane roadways, and high-volume, high-speed, controlled access facilities. This course covers traffic control plan reading and development, positive protection, work zone capacity, night work, and inspection. Part 6 of the MUTCD and state DOT “Roadway Standard Drawings” are used as the text for this course. Additional handouts are used to supplement these materials. All work zone durations are covered in this course. Participants will be tested at the conclusion of the workshop for NCDOT Work Zone Supervisor certification. It is NOT a prerequisite to attend the Basic and Intermediate Work Zone Safety Course.
Length - 3 days | Lunch provided
PDH - 20 hours
ARS

6/25/2014 - Raleigh (909 Capability Drive)
7/23/2014 - Mooresville
8/6/2014 - Edenton
12/10/2014 - Durham

 

Writing Skills for Transportation Personnel (ARS) - $99.00 per person
This workshop will give you the specific strategies you need to strengthen your writing skills. Participants will learn how to master the essentials for writing reports, proposals, memos, and letters; overcome writer's block; edit technical information effectively; and identify and correct common problems of grammar and punctuation.
Length - 1 day | Lunch provided
PDH - 8 hours
ARS

6/11/2014 - Charlotte