Highway Program Funding- Executive Session
Instructor-led Training (ILT)
$375 Per Participant
TRAINING LEVEL: Intermediate
CLASS SIZE: Minimum: 20 Maximum: 30
An overview of the Federal-Aid Highway Program, focusing on various aspects of highway program financing unique to the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA). Topics include: the operation of the Highway Trust Fund and its significance to the funding level of the Federal-Aid Highway Program; the content and policy implication of authorizing and appropriating legislation; the FHWA apportionment process; discussion of obligation limitation, allocations, deductions, earmarking, and transferability; and the effect of policy and budget considerations on the use of Federal-Aid funds. This course has been updated to complement the new Federal-Aid authorization bill.
Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:
Describe the flow of Federal funding from authorization to reimbursement
Explain authorization, appropriation, apportionment, allocation, and obligation limitation
Discuss the impact contract authority and obligation limitation have on the use of Federal funds
Explain how the Federal budgetary process applies to the Federal-aid Highway Program
Describe the significance of the Highway Trust Fund to the funding levels for the Federal-aid Highway Program
Executives, Consultants and Senior Managers-- who work for and with governmental agencies-- and seek a broad understanding of the framework for Federal-aid Highway Financing.
If you have questions about this NHI training, please contact NHI at
firstname.lastname@example.org or 877.558.6873.