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You can contact your Michigan LTAP at any time by e-mailing ctt@mtu.edu!

 

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.

 

 

 

2021 Michigan Winter Operations Conference is now open! Register today.

The 2021 Michigan Winter Operations Conference is being offered on October 19-20. Learn more here.

 

 

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Upcoming Training


When: Tuesday, September 28, 2021 @ 10:00AM EDT - Wednesday, September 29, 2021 @ 11:00AM EDT

Hosted by Center for Technology & Training @ Webinar

This webinar is intended for new users who only need to know the basics of getting Roadsoft up and running, looking up data, doing minor data updates, and running simple reports.

September 28 (10am-11am)
> Installing Roadsoft
> Map layers & interface
> Searching
> Viewing and printing module data
> Minor data updates


September 29 (10am-11am)
> Running sample reports
> Basic filters
> Legends
> Map printing



When: Tuesday, October 5, 2021 (10:00AM - 11:30AM EDT)

Hosted by Center for Technology & Training @ Webinar

Topics include:
> Install Roadsoft-provided SQL Express
> Create a new Roadsoft database
> Backup and restore a database
> Move a database
> Update SQL Express
> Share a database with others
> Use multiple databases



When: Wednesday, October 6, 2021 @ 2:00PM EDT - Wednesday, November 10, 2021 @ 3:00PM EDT

Hosted by Center for Technology & Training @ Webinar

This 6-part mini-series will take place from 2:00pm-3:00pm (ET) on each of the following Wednesdays.  Registration is for the entire series.  It is recommended that you attend ALL of the sessions. 

October 6 – Surface Sub-Types, Treatment & Curve Definitions
October 13 – Data Cleanup
October 20 – Strategy Evaluation & Optimization Tool
October 27 – Project Planning & Selection Tool (PPST)
November 3 – Project Builder
November 10 – Extended Service Life Calculator



When: Thursday, October 14, 2021 (1:00PM - 3:00PM EDT)

Hosted by Center for Technology & Training @ Webinar

This is the first part of a two-part webinar series that will cover advanced topics in the AASHTOWare Bridge Rating™ software. Registration for each part of the series is separate.  Check the flyer for registration links to additional bridge load rating training.



When: Tuesday, October 26, 2021 (8:00AM - 4:30PM EDT)

Hosted by Center for Technology & Training @ Courtyard Mt. Pleasant at Central Michigan University

Looking to increase the capacity and sustainability of your water utilities? Hoping to protect public health? This workshop covers the strategic planning methods to do both.

Registration for this event closes on October 25th.

Michigan EGLE has approved this course for 0.6 CECs.



When: Tuesday, October 12, 2021 (8:00AM - 4:30PM CDT)

Hosted by Center for Technology & Training @ Atwood Memorial Center - SCSU

Looking to increase the capacity and sustainability of your water utilities? Hoping to protect public health? This workshop covers the strategic planning methods to do both.

Registration for this event closes on October 11th.

The Minnesota Department of Health has approved this course for 7.0 continuing education hours.