Training and Workshops

NCTCOG often offers free and low-cost trainings and workshops on topics relevant to transportation in the North Central Texas region.  Trainings and workshops range from one-hour, half-days, or all day and may be held offsite.  Upcoming workshop announcements, and workshop materials from prior trainings hosted at NCTCOG can be found below.  

MEETINGS AND EVENTS

DATE TIME
EVENT/
TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES
MEETING TITLE
AND MATERIAL
PROGRAM AREA
Nov. 16 & 18, 2021 8:30 am - 4:30 pm Workshop Improving Bicycle Safety
at the Intersection
Bicycle and Pedestrian
April 27, 28, 29, 2021 Day 1
9 - 11 am

Day 2
9 - 11 am
1 - 3 pm

Day 2
9 - 11 am
Workshop 2021 Road Safety Audit Workshop: for Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety
 
Day 1 AM Session: Introduction to RSA ProcessWhy Use RSAs; Resource Needs

Day 2 AM Session: Seven Step Process; Challenges and Issues

Day 2 PM Session:  Group-paced Field Exercises  A, B, & C

Day 3 AM Session: Group Reports; Conducting Effective RSAs

 
Bicycle and Pedestrian
Nov. 10-11;
Dec. 1-2;
Dec. 9-10, 2020
Day 1: 8:30 - 11 am;
1 - 3 pm
Day 2: 8:30 - 11 am
Workshop Designing for Pedestrian Safety 201
Workshop

Module 1:  Introduction
Module 2:  Crosswalks
Module 3:  Medians
Module 4:  Curb Extensions
Module 5:  Rectangular Rapid Flashing Beacon
Module 6:  Pedestrian Hybrid Beacon 
Module 7:  Traffic Signals
Module 8:   Multilane Arterials
Local Case Studies

November 10   Morning session recording
November 10  Afternoon session recording
November 11  Morning session recording

December 1     Morning session recording
December 1     Afternoon session recording
December 2     Morning session recording

December 9     Morning session recording
December 9     Afternoon session recording
December 10  Morning session recording 
 
Bicycle and Pedestrian
Feb. 5, 2020 9:30 am - 3 pm Workshop Curb Planning and Management Workshop Land Use and Transportation
Oct. 1 -2, 2019 8:30 am - 4:30 pm Workshop Bikeway Selection Guide Workshop
 
Bicycle and Pedestrian
Aug. 15, 2019 8:30 am - 4 pm Symposium Finding the Balance in Parking Land Use and Transportation
May 1, 2019   Workshop Why Safe Routes to School (SRTS) Matters​
Gathering Information for a Safe Routes to School (SRTS) Plan
SRTS Plans and Project Prioritization
How Communities Make SRTS Happen
How to Make SRTS Happen
Community Schools
and Transportation
Jan. 29-30, 2019 8:30 am - 4:30 pm Workshop Designing Streets for Transit Workshop

Module 1: Introduction
Module 2: Transit Street Design
Module 3: Intersections
Module 4: Signals
Module 5: Stations and Stops
Module 6: System Strategies

Additional Resources and References
Bicycle and Pedestrian
Sept. 13-15, 2017 9 am -
4:30 pm
Workshop
Designing in Context of
Complete Streets Workshop
Aug. 2, 2017 7:30 am - 3:30 pm Symposium Land Use and Transportation
Feb. 7 - 9, 2017 8:30 am -
4 pm
Workshop Designing in Context of
Complete Streets Design Workshop
Oct. 25, 2016 2:30 - 4 pm Meeting
Regional School Coordination
Task Force Meeting
Community Schools
and Transportation
Sept. 27 - 30, 2016 8:30 am - 4:30 pm Workshops
Designing for Bicyclist Safety:
Emphasis Upon Separated Bike Lanes
and Protected Intersections
Bicycle and Pedestrian
July 26, 2016 1-2 pm Webinar EPA Smart School Siting Tool Webinar
July 26, 2016 2 - 3:30 pm Meeting Regional School Coordination
Task Force Meeting
June 9-10, 2016 8:30 am -
4 pm
Workshops Complete Streets Workshop Bicycle and Pedestrian
April 26, 2016 1 - 2:30 pm Meeting Regional School Coordination
Task Force Meeting