May
14
Tue
Risk Assessment for Transit Capital Projects
May 14 – May 15 all-day

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Description:
Participants will learn the purpose of a risk review, necessary preparations required to undertake a risk assessment, principles of the methods used for risk assessment, and how such assessments are applied to the project management process. Topics include:

  • FTA’s risk review requirements
  • Stages of project development when a risk assessment should be performed
  • Types of expertise necessary to conduct a risk assessment Evaluating a project’s status
  • Identifying risks and mapping them to project components
  • Factoring risks
  • Risk assessment process, including Beta range factor concepts
  • Risk response
  • Risk protection, contingency analysis, and primary and secondary risk mitigation
  • Implementing and monitoring a Risk Management Plan

Audience:
This course is intended for government managers, contract managers, designers, and builders who are undertaking a transit capital project larger than $300 million. However, please keep in mind the content of this course is scalable for small and medium projects.

This is a comprehensive course. The following prerequisites are recommended:

  • General knowledge of transit systems and common design and construction issues;
  • Basic understanding of how New Starts transit development occurs within the context of the FTA funding assistance; and
  • Experience with standard project metrics, such as estimating and scheduling.

Goals:
The goal of this course is to provide an overview of the risk review process, as described by the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) Oversight Procedure (OP) documents, including particularly OP-40.

Length:
2.0 Days

Fee:
$300.00 for Contractor, Consulting, Non-USA Transportation or Government Agency, Other.
Free for all others.

CEU’s: 1.50

Program Coordinator: Myrna Sirleaf
Telephone: (848) 932-6040
Email: msirleaf@nti.rutgers.edu

May Finance & Administration Committee Meeting
May 14 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
May
15
Wed
WTS International Conference
May 15 – May 17 all-day

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Join us to exchange ideas and learn about the latest developments in the transportation industry. More than 700 corporate and governmental transportation leaders worldwide will come together to discuss emerging technologies, demographic shifts, climate change adaptation, and other variables disrupting the transportation space.

May
16
Thu
Public Meeting of the Department of Transportation Advisory Committee on Human Trafficking
May 16 all-day
May
17
Fri
APTA International Bus Roadeo @ Galt House
May 17 – May 21 all-day
May
18
Sat
CTAA Annual Conference & Expo
May 18 – May 23 all-day
May
19
Sun
APTA Mobility Conference @ Omni/Convention Center
May 19 – May 22 all-day
May
20
Mon
American Association of State, Highway and Transportation (AASHTO) – Spring Meeting
May 20 – May 23 all-day
May
29
Wed
May OTA Board Meeting
May 29 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

May OTA Board Meeting
Wed, May 29, 2019 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM CDT

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Jun
1
Sat
Road Weather Management Stakeholder Meeting
Jun 1 all-day

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The purpose of the meeting is to provide a venue for peer exchange among road weather management stakeholders and practitioners consisting of State Departments of Transportation, local agencies, academia, vendors, weather service providers (public and private), and consultants. The meeting will include presentations, facilitated discussions, vendor exhibits, and networking opportunities for all participants.