Continuing Education2019-09-17T09:06:17-04:00

APTA is currently offering certification hours for the following organizations.


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.


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.


The Universal Public Procurement Certification Council (UPPCC) is an independent entity formed to govern and administer the Certified Public Procurement Officer (CPPO) and Certified Professional Public Buyer (CPPB) certification programs. The CPPO and CPPB programs are highly regarded and respected among procurement professionals and employers involved in the public sector. To date, the UPPCC has certified well over 10,000 professionals primarily within the U.S. and Canada, but in other nations around the globe. APTA provides contact hours for specialized sessions which can be used for certification or re-certification.

2019 APTA TRANSform Conference

Approved Continuing Education Sessions

Professional Development Hours (PDH) for Professional Engineers

Tuesday, October 15

  • SESSION & MOBILE WALKING TOUR: Climate Resiliency in New York City (10:30-12:30 pm) – 2.0 PDH
  • Zero Emission Buses: You’ll Never Walk Alone (3:00-4:30 pm) – 1.5 PDH

Wednesday, October 16

  • Strategies for Integrating Technology and Transforming Transit (9:30-10:30 am) – 1.0 PDH

Certification Maintenance (CM) Hours for Planners

Saturday, October 12

  • WORKSHOP: Tactical Transit (2:00-4:00 pm) – 2 CM

Monday, October 14

  • Cities and Mobility: Public Transit, New Mobility, and Managing the Curb (10:00-11:30 am) – 1.5 CM
  • Transit’s Link to Health, Wellness, and Livable Communities (10:00-11:30 am) – 1.5 CM
  • New Mobility and the First Mile / Last Mile (2:00-3:30 pm) – 1.5 CM
  • Using TAM for Better Performance and Decision Making (2:00-3:30 pm) – 1.5 CM

Tuesday, October 15

  • Transit and Metropolitan Planning Organizations (MPOs): Partners in Regional Decision Making (10:30-12:00 pm) – 1.5 CM
  • Advancing Toward Mobility as a Service (MaaS) (3:00-5:00 pm) – 2 CM

Wednesday, October 16

  • TRANSformative Capital Projects (9:30 – 10:30 am) – 1 CM
  • WORKSHOP: FTA Major Capital Projects (1:00-4:00 pm) – 3 CM

Professional Development Hours (PDH) for Procurement Professionals

Monday, October 14

  • PROCUREMENT SUMMIT 2: PROCUREMENT SUMMIT 2: On the Front Line: Cybersecurity Best Practices (2:00-3:30 pm) – 1.5 PDH

Tuesday, October 15 

  • PROCUREMENT SUMMIT 3: On the Front Line: Procurement and Mobility as a Service (MaaS) (10:30 am – 12:00 pm) – 1.5 PDH
  • PROCUREMENT SUMMIT 4: On the Front Line: Ethical Procurement Practices (3:00-4:30 pm) – 1.5 PDH

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