2017 Workshop Events

 

PUBLIC WORKS ACADEMY SERIES

Spring Academy
(Cost: $350 for the series)

Public Works Academy
May 17 – June 21 – Storrs
(Supervisor Orientation 5/3 ~ 9a-12p)
Fall Academy
(Cost: $350 for the series)

Public Works Academy

September 6 – October 11 – Storrs
(Supervisor Orientation 8/23 ~ 9a-12p)

ROAD MASTER PROGRAM WORKSHOPS
WORKSHOP TITLE
PROGRAM
DATE / LOCATION
Required Workshops:
Effective Communication Skills
Road Master
REQUIRED

August 8 – Location TBD
August 9 – Newtown
August 10 – Location TBD

Principles of Drainage

Road Master
REQUIRED

September 12 – Location TBD
September 13 – Windsor
September 14 – Location TBD

Work Zone Safety
Work Zone Safety Flyer
Road Master
REQUIRED
March 14 - Torrington
March 15 - South Windsor
March 16 - Durham
All About Asphalt
(Sessions in Storrs include a lab tour. Class sizes are limited)
Road Master
REQUIRED
June 6 – Storrs
June 9 – Storrs
June 13 – Storrs
June 20 – Torrington
Elective Workshops:

OSHA 10 Hour Roadway Construction Training
(2 Day Course – Cost: $150)

Road Master
ELECTIVE
June 1 & June 2 – Litchfield
October 5 & October 6 – Lebanon
ATSSA Flagger Certification Training
ATSSA Flagger Certification Flyer
Road Master
ELECTIVE
April 5 – Bethel
April 6 – Storrs
Date 3 -
Date 4 -
Defensive Driving for Snow Plow Operators
Road Master
ELECTIVE
September 19 – Location TBD
September 20 – Location TBD
September 21 – Location TBD
Chainsaw Safety and Operations

Road Master
ELECTIVE
May 9 – Goshen
May 10 – Bethany
Safety and Operations of a Motor Grader

Road Master
ELECTIVE
Date 1
Date 2
ROAD SCHOLAR PROGRAM WORKSHOPS
WORKSHOP TITLE
PROGRAM
DATE / LOCATION
Required Workshops:
Supervisory Skills

Road Scholar
REQUIRED
August 9 – Location TBD
August 10 – Location TBD
Infrastructure Asset Management  
Infrastructure Asset Management Flyer
Road Scholar
REQUIRED
April 19 - Newtown
April 20 - Lebanon
Elective Workshops:
Expecting an Inspection – Getting Ready for OSHA

Road Scholar
ELECTIVE
Date 1
Date 2
Roundtable Discussion on Operational Technology

Road Scholar
ELECTIVE
Date 1
Managing Your Right of Way: A Roundtable Discussion
Managing Your Right of Way Flyer

Road Scholar
ELECTIVE
March 23 – Cheshire

Frontline Supervisors: Moving Your Teams from Conflict to Cooperation

Road Scholar
ELECTIVE

May 10 – Windsor
May 11 – Colchester

MUNICIPAL LEGAL TRAFFIC AUTHORITY PROGRAM WORKSHOPS
Required Workshops:
WORKSHOP TITLE
PROGRAM
DATE / LOCATION
Where and When to Use Signs, Signals and Markings

LTA
REQUIRED
August 23 – Newtown
August 24 – Location TBD
Elective Workshops:
Traffic Calming

LTA
ELECTIVE
Date 1
Date 2
Roundtable Discussion on Managing Special Events

LTA
ELECTIVE
Date 1
Classes are $75 per participant for state and municipal employees, unless otherwise noted. All Safety Academy Program classes are free of charge.
TRANSPORTATION LEADERSHIP PROGRAM WORKSHOP
Cohort Four: $100 per class per participant

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

TLP
Required
March 29 - New Britain

Module 5- HR Management and Performance Evaluations

TLP
Required
June 14 – Location TBD

Module 6 – Succession Planning and Workforce Development

TLP
Required
September 19 – Rocky Hill

Project Presentations

TLP
Required
Date 1
Date 2
Cohort Five: $100 per class per participant

Kick Off Meeting

TLP
Required
April 21 - Newington
Electives (All Cohorts): $100 per class per participant
Project Management Fundamentals
TLP
Elective
April 26 - Newington

Topic – TBD

TLP
Elective
Date 1
CONNECTICUT SAFETY ACADEMY PROGRAM TRAININGS

Construction Zone Safety Inspection

Safety Academy
June 1 – Wethersfield

Sign Installation & Maintenance
Sign Installation & Maintenance Flyer

Safety Academy
March 28 - Plainville
March 29 - Stafford

Road Safety Assessments (RSA) – Bike & Pedestrian

Safety Academy
June 7 – New Britain
Date 2

Road Safety Assessments (RSA)

Safety Academy
Date 1

ADA – Self Evaluation & Transition Plans

Safety Academy
Date 1

STEP – Safe Transportation  for Every Pedestrian

Safety Academy
June 27 – Location TBD

Northeast Transportation Safety Conference
Registration Fee - $85/person – For More Info visit: http://www.t2center.uconn.edu/safetyconference.php

Safety Academy
October 24-25 - Cromwell
SPECIAL EVENTS
Technology Transfer Center Graduation Ceremony (Please note: in order to receive credit toward 2017 graduation, courses must have been completed 6-weeks prior to graduation date.)
Special Event
November 16 - Storrs
NE APWA Spring Conference
Special Event
April 12 - East Hartford/Rentschler Field
CT Tree Wardens Association – 25th Anniversary Celebration and Meeting
(For more information regarding this event please visit this link: http://www.cttreewardens.org/25th.htm)
Special Event
April 25 - New Haven
CASHO Equipment Show
(For more information regarding this event please visit this link: http://www.ctcasho.com/CASHO_Equipment-Show.html)
Special Event
May 11 - Wallingford
Classes are $75 per participant for state and municipal employees, unless otherwise noted. All Safety Academy Program classes are free of charge.

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