Basics of Transportation Planning
Web-based Training (WBT)
$0 Per Participant
This course provides an introduction to the Statewide, metropolitan, and rural transportation planning requirements and highlights techniques that may be applied. It highlights the transportation requirements and planning processes, and why they are important; identifies the key stakeholders and describes their roles, responsibilities, and relationships in informed decision making.
Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:
Explain why the transportation planning process exists and why it is important
Describe the requirements of the transportation planning process
Identify the players in the process and describe their roles and responsibilities
Metropolitan Planning Organizations (MPOs)
Regional Transportation Planning Organizations or affected nonmetropolitan transportation officials with responsibility for transportation planning
State Departments of Transportation
Federal Highway Administration and Federal Transit Administration
Planning, Transportation Planning, Programming, or Project Development staff working or participating in the Statewide or Metropolitan Transportation Planning process
If you have questions about this NHI training, please contact NHI at
firstname.lastname@example.org or 877.558.6873.
The National Highway Institute (NHI) has been accredited as an Accredited Provider
by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET).
In obtaining this accreditation, NHI has demonstrated that it complies with the
ANSI/IACET Standard which is recognized internationally as a standard of good practice.
As a result of their Accredited Provider status, NHI is authorized to offer IACET CEUs
for its programs that qualify under the ANSI/IACET Standard.