Presentation on theme: "2013 National LTAP/TTAP Annual Summer Conference."— Presentation transcript:
2013 National LTAP/TTAP Annual Summer Conference
Arkansas Technology Transfer Program
Concerns Benefit Disadvantages
LTAP/TTAP Selection Process How do you select the trainers for your Center?
One Center contracts 100% of their training: Engineering Firm Five Year Contract Two Centers use the bidding process for trainers over a certain dollar amount. Three Centers have used the bidding process.
LTAP/TTAP Instructors Selection Process for Trainers: Experience Best Qualified Reference Subject Matter Experts Availability Price Trainers are: Present or Former: FHWA, DOT, TTAP, LTAP, University, Contractor, Other Centers and Joint Training
FHWA,DOTs, & Center Trainers & Universities Local Partners APWA, ATSSA, NACE,& Other Partners
New Questions How would the bidding process strengthen the LTAP/TTAP Program? Can the bidding process save resources: short term and long term? Can the bidding process be a good way to promote safety and upcoming technologies? Can it change the way Centers monitor training in their areas?
Arkansas Technology Transfer Program Questions and Feedback