Continuing Education

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APTA is currently offering certification hours for the following organizations.

REGISTERED CONTINUING EDUCATION PROVIDER (RCEP)

www.rcep.net

The Registered Continuing Education Provider (RCEP) is a nationwide portal for education and career recordkeeping. It is a merger of quality education providers and engineers, surveyors, and related Architecture/Engineering/Construction (A/E/C) industry professionals into one comprehensive education management system. RCEP is a one-stop solution for keeping you up-to-date with continuing education requirements, finding educational offerings from quality providers, and managing your continuing education activities – anytime, anywhere. APTA provides professional development hours (PDH) for specialized sessions.


AMERICAN PLANNING ASSOCIATION (APA)

www.planning.org

AICP is the American Planning Association’s professional institute, providing recognized leadership nationwide in the certification of professional planners, ethics, professional development, planning education, and the standards of planning practice. APTA provides certification maintenance hours (CM) for specialized sessions.



2019 APTA Rail Conference- Approved Continuing Education Sessions

Professional Development Hours (PDH) for Professional Engineers

Monday, June 23

  • The Future is Now: A Discussion on Alternative Energy Sources for Rail (10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.) – 1.5 PDH
  • Vehicle Maintenance Innovation (4:30 – 5:30 p.m. ) – 1.0 PDH

Tuesday, June 24

  • Maintenance Planning: Mastering the Maintenance Continuum (8:30 – 10 a.m.) – 1.5 PDH
  • Best Practices in Reducing Grade Crossing Incidents (8:30 – 10 a.m.) – 1.5 PDH
  • Driving Towards the Driverless: Autonomous Rail Operations (10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.) 1.5 PDH
  • Brownfield Deployment Panel (10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.) – 1.5 PDH
  • Capital Programs: Mega Project Masterworks (2:30 – 4 p.m.) – 1.5 PDH
  • Casting – Predictive Maintenance Applications (2:30 – 4 p.m.) – 1.5 PDH
  • Track Inspection & Maintenance Using Modern Technologies (4:30 – 5:30 p.m.) – 1.0 PDH
  • Trials and Tribulations: Operational Crisis Planning and Management (4:30 – 5:30 p.m.) – 1.0 PDH
  • Clear Track Ahead: Signaling Resiliency and Stray Current Mitigation (4:30 – 5:30 p.m.) – 1.0 PDH

Wednesday, June 25

  • Tunnel Vision: Ventilation and Fire Life Safety – Is it Just about Hot Smoke? (8 – 9:15 a.m.) – 1.25 PDH
  • The Benefits and Risks of the Promotion of Research and Innovation (8 – 9:15 a.m.) – 1.25 PDH
  • Research and Technology (9:30 – 10:45 a.m.) – 1.25 PDH
  • Practical Big Data Applications for Rail Systems (9:30 – 10:45 a.m.) – 1.25 PDH


Certification Maintenance (CM) Hours for Planners

Monday, June 23

  • Prioritizing Rail in the Region (10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.) – 1.5 CM
  • The 7 Ps of Operations Analysis and Planning (4:30 – 5:30 p.m.) – 1.0 CM
  • Transit Agency Interactions with People Who Are Homeless (4:30 – 5:30 p.m.) – 1.0 CM

Tuesday, June 24

  • Best Practices for Public Engagement (8:30 – 10 a.m.) – 1.5 CM
  • Connecting TOD and Stations with Expanded Mobility Options (10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.) – 1.5 CM
  • Managing the Environmental Review Process (2:30 – 4 p.m.) – 1.5 CM

QUESTIONS?
For session details: Visit the full program

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or contact José Reyes at (202) 496-4848.

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