National Transit Institute Financial Planning Course


Printer Friendly Number 2007-19
05-10-07


U.S. Department
of Transportation
Federal Transit
Administration

 
REGION 10 BULLETIN NO:  07-19

SUBJECT:   NTI Financial Planning in Transportation Course

PROGRAM AREAS:  Training

DATE:  May 10, 2007

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The National Transit Institute (NTI) is presenting a training opportunity on “Financial Planning in Transportation” in Seattle, WA on June 27-29, 2007.

Tuition shall be waived for federal, state and local government employees who work in transportation or related areas. Fee for contractors and consultants: $650.00.

This training program will instruct practitioners on how to do financial planning in support of the development of transportation plans and programs. The training program will also help to develop national consistency in technical and procedural approach, as well as assist transit operators, Metropolitan Planning Organizations (MPOs), state Department of Transportation (DOTs), Federal Transit Administration (FTA) and Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) field staff in understanding what are acceptable planning assumptions on the revenue side of fiscal constraint and also to coordinate their efforts with each other.

The course is structured for planning staffs and financial analysts of transit operators, MPO’s, and other governmental agencies (state DOT’s, cities and counties) who assist in the preparation of long-range transportation plans and transportation improvement programs, are involved with direct funding of transportation, or provide financial assistance to transit operators. It is also intended for consultants and all those involved in the development and/or review of fiscal constraint documentation.

If you are interested in attending this course, please follow this link http://www.ntionline.com/CourseInfo.asp?CourseNumber=ID811 to register on line.

Seating is limited for this course, so register early. For further information, please contact Ned Conroy at 206-220-4318, or email ned.conroy@dot.gov.

Sincerely,

 

R.F. Krochalis
Regional Administrator