Michigan's Local Technical Assistance Program (LTAP) serves state, county, and municipal transportation personnel. Its mission is to bridge the gap between research and practice by conducting training sessions, providing engineering technical assistance, and serving as a clearinghouse for information related to state-of-the-art technology in the construction and maintenance of roads, bridges, and other transportation infrastructure.

Upcoming Training

When: Tuesday, February 27, 2018 (8:00AM - 12:00PM)

Hosted by Center for Technology & Training @ Forward Conference Center

2018 PASER Training - West Branch

When: Wednesday, December 13, 2017 (8:00AM - 3:00PM)

Hosted by Center for Technology & Training @ MDOT Aeronautics Building/TSC

2017 Pavement Asset Management Plan Workshop - Lansing - December 13

Participants should have sufficient data and Roadsoft experience to export at least three years of project reporting and surface condition data. Participants are required to submit their agency Roadsoft database backups and complete Roadsoft exports prior to workshop date. Instructions will be sent once registration is complete.

When: Tuesday, February 13, 2018 @ 8:00AM - Thursday, February 15, 2018 @ 11:00AM

Hosted by Center for Technology & Training @ Shanty Creek Resort

2018 Michigan County Engineers' Workshop

When: Monday, December 11, 2017 @ 9:00AM - Tuesday, December 12, 2017 @ 12:00PM

Hosted by Center for Technology & Training @ Webinar

2017 Advanced Roadsoft Training - Two-day Webinar - Dec

When: Thursday, December 14, 2017 (9:00AM - 11:00AM)

Hosted by Center for Technology & Training @ Webinar

2017 Roadsoft - New Project Planning & Selection Tool

When: Wednesday, January 10, 2018 (8:30AM - 3:30PM)

Hosted by Center for Technology & Training @ FTCH, Inc.

2018 Materials Acceptance Process Seminar - Lansing


2019 Call for Safety Applications

Thursday, July 27, 2017

The 2019 Call for Safety Applications is now open! The deadline for submitting an application is August 7, 2017. For more information, visit: https://michiganltap.org/call-safety-applications.

New This Year! Michigan Highway Maintenance Conference

Monday, January 9, 2017

The Michigan LTAP will be hosting a new conference this May! The 2017 Michigan Highway Maintenance Conference will focus on maintenance training for operators, mechanics, and other front-line workers as well as foremen, supervisors, and superintendants. Potential topics include tire safety, traffic reulators, ADA in work zones, CPM treatments, securing loads and overloads, CDL requirements, work zone safety, and more! The conference will be May 2nd at Shanty Creek Resort in Bellaire, Michigan.