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Municipal Engineering Fundamentals for Non-Engineers

Upcoming Dates
  • Nov. 14-15, 2023 (D105)
    Face-to-Face Madison, WI
    $995
In this course, you will learn about key municipal engineering systems and about the concepts and methods used to design, operate, and maintain the following systems, specifically related to streets, water supply, sanitary sewer and storm drainage systems. You will also get the answers to some essential questions you must ask yourself and your team prior to designing any municipal system.
Customizable
RA00356

Improving Public Works Construction Inspection Skills

Upcoming Dates
  • Nov. 30 - Dec. 1, 2023 (D198)
    Face-to-Face Las Vegas, NV
    $1,195
  • Jan. 3 - Feb. 7, 2024 (D200)
    Live Online
    $1,095
  • Feb. 14-15, 2024 (D188)
    Face-to-Face Madison, WI
    $1,095
This is an opportunity to improve your effectiveness by learning about basic engineering principles, construction materials and methods, and inspection techniques. If you are new to inspection, this course will shorten your learning curve and boost your confidence. This training, coupled with common sense, keen powers of observation, and good communication and organizational skills, will add to your success as an inspector.
Customizable
RA00383

Effective Roadway Lighting

Upcoming Dates
  • Not scheduled at this time. Click the course title for program description and contact information.
In this course, you will have the opportunity to use current lighting design software as you work on street lighting and roadway lighting design examples. You will learn about new technologies like LED roadway lighting and gain hands-on experience as you solve practical street lighting examples problems. This course will focus on sustainable, energy efficient designs that are constructible, maintainable, and serve the needs of all users of your streets, roadways and walkways.
Customizable
RA00194

Fleet Management Effective Practices for Public and Private Fleets

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  • Not scheduled at this time. Click the course title for program description and contact information.
Learn to how measure fleet shop performance and implement and sustain best practices to continue to improve performance. You’ll also learn about systematic approaches to shop floor management, vehicle and equipment procurement, budgeting and planning. Participate in group case study exercises based on real-world fleets.
Customizable
RA01064
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