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American Public Transportation Association

 Continuing Education

APTA is currently offering certification hours for the following organizations.

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. 

UNIVERSAL PUBLIC PROCUREMENT  CERTIFICATION COUNCIL (UPPCC)

www.uppcc.org 

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.

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.  

2018 APTA Annual Meeting - Approved Continuing Education Sessions

Certification Maintenance (CM) Hours for Planners 

Monday, September 24

  • The Future Is Now: Innovative Mobility Practices (10:15 - 11:30 a.m.)​ - 1.25 CM
  • Community Connections: Building Transit Oriented Communities (3:30 - 5 p.m.)​ - 1.5 CM

Tuesday, September 25

  • Strategic Planning for New Mobility (9:45 - 11:15 a.m.)​ - 1.5 CM
  • Curb Appeal: Complete Streets and Curb Management (2 - 3:30 p.m.)​ - 1.5 CM
  • Advancing Transit Asset Management (4 - 5:30 p.m.) - 1.5 CM

Wednesday, September 26

  • Future Proofing Transit – Advancing Climate Resiliency (9:30 - 11 a.m.) - 1.5 CM
  • FTA Capital Projects Workshop (1:30 - 4 p.m.) - 2.5 CM

Professional Development Hours (PDH) for Engineering Professionals   

 Monday, September 24

  • Making the Transition to Electric Buses: CEO Panel (10:15 - 11:30 a.m.) - ​1.25 PDH
  • PTC:  Progress on the Path of Safety (3:30 - 5 p.m.) - 1.5 PDH

Tuesday, September 25

  • Innovative Infrastructure Development and Implementation in Canada (9:45 - 11:15 a.m.) - 1.5. PDH
  • FRA Listening Session (2 - 3:30 p.m.)​ - 1.5 PDH
  • Battery Electric Buses: Meeting the Infrastructure Challenge (4 - 5:30 p.m.)​ - 1.5 PDH

Wednesday, September 26

  • Future Proofing Transit – Advancing Climate Resiliency (9:30 - 11 a.m.) - 1.5 PDH
  • FTA Capital Projects Workshop (1:30 - 4 p.m.) - 2.5 PDH​

Professional Development Hours (PDH) for Procurement Professionals   

 Tuesday, September 25

  • The Procurement Super Session! (9:45 - 11:15 a.m.) - 1.5. PDH
  • Procuring Innovation in the Transit Industry PART 1: Challenges in Procuring NEED NOW Technology (2 - 3:30 p.m.) - 1.5 PDH
  • Procuring Innovation in the Transit Industry PART 2: The Search for New Models for Procuring New Technologies (4 - 5:30 p.m.)​ - 1.5 PDH
     

QUESTIONS?
For session details: Visit the full program
For more infor
mation: Contact APTA’s José Reyes at jreyes@apta.com or 202.496.4848

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