2016 Workshop Events

 

PUBLIC WORKS ACADEMY SERIES

Spring Academy
(Cost: $350 for the series)
2016 Spring PWA Brochure

Public Works Academy
May 18 – June 22 – Storrs
(Supervisor Orientation 4/27 ~ 9a-12p)
Fall Academy Session Full
(Cost: $350 for the series)
2016 Fall PWA Brochure
Public Works Academy

September 7 – October 12 – Storrs
(Supervisor Orientation 8/24 ~ 1p-3:30p)

ROAD MASTER PROGRAM WORKSHOPS
WORKSHOP TITLE
PROGRAM
DATE / LOCATION
Required Workshops:
Basics of a Good Road
Basics of a Good Road Brochure
Road Master
REQUIRED

June 21 - Southbury - Session Full
June 22 - Durham - Session Full
June 23 - Willington - Session Full

On the Job Safety & OSHA Regulations
On the Job Safety Brochure

Road Master
REQUIRED

March 15 - Newtown-Session Full
March 16 - Lebanon-Session Full
March 17 - Windsor-Session Full

Planning & Managing Local Road Snow and Ice Operations  
Planning & Managing Local Road Snow and Ice Operations Brochure
Road Master
REQUIRED
September 13 - Woodbury
September 14 - Durham
September 16 - South Windsor
Elective Workshops:

ATSSA Flagger Certification Training
ATSSA Flagger Certification Brochure

Road Master
ELECTIVE
April 13 - Windsor Locks
April 14- Lebanon
June 7- Monroe
September 20 - Rocky Hill
Underground Storage Tank Operator Training and Class A/B Certification
Underground Storage Tank Brochure
Road Master
ELECTIVE
July 13 – Storrs-Session Full 
Safety and Operations of a Front End Loader
Safety and Operations of a Front End Loader Brochure
Road Master
ELECTIVE
November 2 - Bethany
November 3- Glastonbury
Competent Person Training for Trenching and Shoring
(2 Day Course – Cost: $150)
Competent Person Training Brochure
Road Master
ELECTIVE
June 29 & 30 - Durham
October 25 & 26 - Burlington
Construction Plan Reading
(Cost: $100 per participant)
Construction Plan Reading Brochure
Road Master
ELECTIVE
May 3 - Bristol
May 4 - Essex
ROAD SCHOLAR PROGRAM WORKSHOPS
WORKSHOP TITLE
PROGRAM
DATE / LOCATION
Required Workshops:
Effective Communication Skills – Level II
Effective Communication Skills – Level II Brochure
Road Scholar
REQUIRED
April 20 - Willington
April 21- Bethany
Risk Management  
Risk Management Brochure
Road Scholar
REQUIRED
September 28 - Burlington
Setember 29- Colchester
Elective Workshops:
Managing Effective Teams
Managing Effective Teams Brochure
Road Scholar
ELECTIVE
June 14 - Burlington
June 15- Colchester
Invasive Plant Management
Invasive Plant Management Brochure
Road Scholar
ELECTIVE
October 18 - Burlington
October 19 – Durham
Sidewalk Maintenance: A Roundtable Discussion
Sidewalk Maintenance Brochure

Road Scholar
ELECTIVE
May 4 - Windsor

Understanding Weather Information Systems: A Roundtable Discussion
Understanding Weather Information Systems Brochure

Road Scholar
ELECTIVE
November 1 - Windsor
MUNICIPAL LEGAL TRAFFIC AUTHORITY PROGRAM WORKSHOPS
Required Workshops:
WORKSHOP TITLE
PROGRAM
DATE / LOCATION
Fundamentals of Analyzing and Solving Local Traffic Problems
Fundamentals of Analyzing and Solving Local Traffic Problems Brochure
LTA
REQUIRED
August 30 - Shelton
August 31- Wethersfield
Powers and Responsibilities of Municipal Legal Traffic Authority
Powers and Responsibilities of MLTA Brochure
LTA
REQUIRED
June 7 - East Hartford
June 8 - Cheshire
Elective Workshops:
Understanding Roadway Safety Data
Understanding Roadway Safety Data Brochure
LTA
ELECTIVE
November 3 – Wethersfield
Data Driven Safety Analysis Roundtable
Data Driven Safety Analysis Brochure
LTA
ELECTIVE
October 20 – Farmington
Classes are $75 per participant, unless otherwise noted

TRANSPORTATION LEADERSHIP PROGRAM WORKSHOP
Cohort Three: $100 per class per participant

Module 4 – Dealing with Difficult People/Conflict Resolution
Dealing with Difficult People/Conflict Resolution Brochure

TLP
Required
April 7 - South Windsor

Module 5- HR Management/Performance Evaluations
HR Management/Performance Evaluations Brochure

TLP
Required
June 1 - Newington

Module 6 – Workforce Development and Succession Planning
Module 6 – Workforce Development and Succession Planning Brochure

TLP
Required
September 1 - Meriden

Project Presentations

TLP
Required
August 25 - Storrs
September 22 – Storrs
Cohort Four: $100 per class per participant
Kickoff Session  

TLP
Required
January 21 – Storrs
(snow date is February 4)
Module 1 – Teamwork/Communication/Feedback
Module 1 - Teamwork/Communication/Feedback Brochure
TLP
Required
March 29 - New Britain
Module 2 – Professionalism/Safety Culture
Professionalism/Safety Culture Brochure
TLP
Required
June 30 - Rocky Hill
Module 3- Presentation Skills/ Effective Meetings
Presentation Skills/Effective Meetings Brochure
TLP
Required
September 22 - Cheshire
Electives (All Cohorts): $100 per class per participant
Workload Management
Workload Management Flyer
TLP
Elective
June 16 - Newington

Effective Business Writing
Effective Business Writing Brochure

TLP
Elective
September 13 - Newington
CONNECTICUT SAFETY ACADEMY PROGRAM TRAININGS

ADA – Self Evaluation and Transition Plans
ADA – Self Evaluation Brochure

Safety Academy
June 15 - Cheshire
June 16 - West Hartford

Road Safety Assessments
Road Safety Assessment Brochure

Safety Academy
September 21 – New Fairfield
November 15 - Watertown

Sign Installation & Maintenance
Sign Installation & Maintenance Brochure

Safety Academy
March 30 - Ledyard - Session Full
March 31-Madison - Session Full

Modern Roundabouts
Modern Roundabouts Brochure

Safety Academy
September 28 & 29 - Newington

EDC Exchange Webinars: Smarter Work Zones

Safety Academy
June 23 – Newington

Data Driven Safety Analysis Roundtable
Data Driven Safety Analysis Brochure

Safety Academy
October 20 – Farmington
SPECIAL EVENTS
Technology Transfer Center Graduation Ceremony (Please note: in order to receive credit toward 2016 graduation, courses must have been completed 6-weeks prior to graduation date.)
Special Event
November 17 - Storrs
NE APWA Spring Conference
Special Event
April 13 - Windsor
APWA North American Snow Conference
Special Event
May 22-25 - Hartford
CASHO Equipment Show
Special Event
May 12 - Wallingford

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Technology Transfer Center
270 Middle Turnpike, Unit 5202
Storrs, CT 06269-5202
(860) 486-5400