Environmental Management System Training
Subject: Environmental Management System Training
Program Area: Environmental Management
The Federal Transit Administration is currently accepting applications for –
Environmental Management Systems Training & Technical Assistance Program for Transit Agencies
- FTA’s Dear Colleague, which invites application submissions, is posted at: http://www.fta.dot.gov/EMS
- Applications are due December 21, 2012
- 4 Workshops are held in Roanoke, VA
What is an EMS?An environmental management system (EMS) is a set of management processes and procedures that allow an organization to analyze, control and reduce the environmental impact of its activities, products and services and operate with greater efficiency and control. FTA’s program walks your agency through the development and implementation of an EMS using the ISO 14001 Standard through a series of workshops, on-site technical support visits, electronic materials and resources, and consultation.
Go to www.fta.dot.gov/EMS for:
- Application instructions
- List of past participants
- Final reports from previous offerings
Please contact Mr. David Beckhouse, Planning and Program Development Team Lead, at 720-963-3300 if you have questions.
Linda M. Gehrke