Meeting/Event Information

    Introduction to Transportation Conformity

    December 11, 2018
    12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
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    NOACA, Main Building, Room 301
    1299 Superior Avenue East
    Cleveland, OH 44114

    Introduction to Transportation Conformity

    National Transit Institute

    The Transportation Conformity course will present basic information about conformity requirements and the relationship of the transportation and air quality planning processes in order to prepare agency staff (federal, state and local) to participate in interagency consultation and work effectively in resolving conformity issues.

    New staff members as well as more senior staff who may not be familiar with the broad ramifications of the conformity process working in the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), Federal Transit Administration (FTA), the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), state departments of transportation (DOTs), metropolitan planning organizations (MPOs), state/county/local planning agencies, state and local air quality agencies, transit agencies and consultant firms.


    • To develop a clear understanding of the dynamic relationship between transportation planning and air quality planning in the context of transportation conformity
    • To provide an overview of the transportation planning and project development processes and to show how these processes are linked to the State Implementation Plan (SIP) through the conformity requirements
    • To provide an understanding of the roles and responsibilities in inter-agency coordination and techniques to provide opportunities for public participation in the conformity process

    Length: 3 days


    • $650.00 for Contractor, Consulting, Non-USA Transportation or Government Agency, Other, Non-Profit (USA only).
    • Free for all others.

    CEUs: 1.80 (NTI will only issue Certificates of Completion to individuals who attend the entire course. Please plan your travel accordingly.)

    Program Coordinator:  Barbara Van Dyke


    Status Registration Available
    Course Code 3000023070
    Session FY2019 
    Days Tu W Th  
    Dates 12/11/18 - 12/13/18  
    Times 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM  
    Format Instructor led - classroom 
    Available Slots 9
    Instructor Siwek, Sarah 
    Location Cleveland, OH - NOACA, Main Building, Room 301 
    1299 Superior Avenue East
    Cleveland , OH 44114

    Course Hours:

    Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 8:30am - 5:00pm (Registration starts at 8:00am)

    Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 8:30am - 5:00pm

    Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 8:30am - 1:00pm

    Certificates are only awarded upon completion of the entire course


    Cancellation Policy

    All registrants for NTI classes will be asked to certify that they have 1. permission from their supervisor and agency to attend the NTI class; 2.  travel funding necessary to travel to the training location, and; 3.   certify and acknowledge that they have read and accept this policy.

    All registrants are required to notify NTI if they are unable to attend the class at least two (2) weeks prior to the start of the class.  This notice is to be provided to the NTI program coordinator who is responsible for the course. Failure to show up for a registered class will result in the inability to register for future NTI courses.  To read the full NTI Course Registration and Attendance Policy (effective Jan. 1, 2016), please click here.


    Select One:   Select only ONE of the following fees. If only one fee is listed, it must be selected.
             $ 650 Registration Fee - Consultants, Contractors, Non-profits - USA Only
             $ 0 Registration Fee - Transit agencies, Federal, MPOs, and State DOTs

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    NOACA, Main Building, Room 301
    1299 Superior Avenue East
    Cleveland, OH 44114

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