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Upcoming Transportation Events

 RIFDS (Road Inventory Field Data System) training - NIPTC (National Indian Programs Training Center) Albuquerque - April/May 2024

Date: April/May 2024

 

Location: All three will be held on the second floor of the NIPTC. 

National Indian Programs Training Center 

1011 Indian School Road NW

Albuquerque, NM 87104

Details: Another round of RIFDs training sessions in Albquerque in the National Indian Programs Training Center (NIPTC). 

 

This training is required before you can be approved for access to the BIA inventory system. To register for this RIFDS training, email Minerva.Chavez@bia.gov and CC Sheldon.Kipp@bia.gov with your request to attend. 

 Session One: April 23- 24-25 (28 Seats)

 Session Two: May 07-08-09  (28 Seats)

 Session Three: May 21-22-23 (28 Seats)

2024 RURAL &TRIBAL TRANSIT CAPITAL PORJECTS TRAINING WORKSHOP

Date: Monday, April - Tuesday, April 24,2024

Time: 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM, Daily 

Location: Davenport Grand Hotel, 333 West Spokane Falls Blvd, Spokane, WA 99201

Instructor: Michia Casebier, MG. Tech- Writing, LLC; Steven Matthews, The Akana Group; and Todd Macalday, SWTTAP

Description:  Relying heavily on the FTA Construction Project Management Handbook, this workshop offers guidance to those who are taking on sizable construction projects despite limited prior experience. Attendees will be introduced to transit capital development/construction project management principles through all phases of project development (e.g., project initiation and scoping, NEPA, project funding, solicitation writing, construction, commissioning, and closeout), and will learn how to: administer their projects via in-house staff or consultant contractors, complete projects on time and within budget, and comply with FTA requirements, etc. 

Cost: $250
Register: Click here to register.
Agenda: The agenda is available here. 

Lifesavers Conference, April 7-9, Denver, Co

National Tribal Road Maintenance Symposium
May 14-16, 2024, Rapid City, South Dakota

This inaugural event will bring together Tribal road maintenance practitioners and staff from the Bureau of Indian Affairs Divisions of Transportation and BIA Regional Tribal Transportation Program. The event will provide essential support for Tribal transportation directors, supervisors, planners, office staff, equipment operators, project managers and others. 

Association of Transportation Safety Information Professionals
(ASTIP),Traffic Records Forum, August 11-14, 2024, San Diego, CA

National Transportation in Indian Country Conference
August 25-29, Durant, OK

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