Calendar of Events


April 19th, 2018 – Local Technical Assistance Program (LTAP) – Safe Driver

Location:      Linden Pointe Training and Workforce Development Center | 3050 Prosperity Place, Hermitage, PA 16148

Time:           8:00am – 12:00pm

LTAP trainings are free of charge to all municipal staff but pre registration is required.  To register, please contact Travis Siegel at traviss@northwestpa.org


 

April 19th, 2018 – PTAC Workshop – Understanding Woman-Owned Small Business (WOSB) Certifications for Government Contracting

Time:  1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Location: William Douglass Jr. Conference Center, 764 Bessemer Street, Meadville, PA 16335

This FREE session will provide attendees with a better understanding of Woman-Owned Small Business (WOSB) and Woman Business Enterprise (WBE) certifications as they apply in the government marketplace. Topics to be covered will include: Regulations and eligibility requirements for WOSB & WBE status; Federal WOSB set-aside program; U.S. DOT and state-level certifications; How/where to certify.

To register, visit https://nwpaptac.ecenterdirect.com/events or email melissab@northwestpa.org.


April 25th & 26th, 2018 – Export Controls under the International Traffic in Arms (ITAR) & the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) with a focus on the changes in 2018

Location:      Park Inn by Radisson Sharon, West Middlesex, PA

Time:           8:00am – 12:00pm

Join us for the first export training event offered by the Ohio – Pennsylvania Stateline Export Initiative (OPEI).  This program will help you identify what has changed and the steps necessary to be in full compliance. Through a review of the regulations as they currently exist and particular examples, the participant will gain an understanding of how to navigate the ITAR & EAR, properly classifying their exports and obtaining the necessary licensing and permission to export. They will learn about the new license procedures and other changes.  Mr. Robert Imbriani CGBP, Executive Vice President, International at Team Worldwide (Corporate) will be presenter for this two-day conference.

Registration Fee:  $175 per person, or a reduced fee of $150 per person when two or more persons attend from one company.

To view the agenda, please click here.  To register for this two-day conference, please click here.


May 4th, 2018 – Local Technical Assistance Program (LTAP) – Traffic Safety Development Plan for Local Roads

Location:      Vernon Township Municipal Building | 16678 McMath Ave., Meadville, PA 16335

Time:           8:00am – 3:00pm

LTAP trainings are free of charge to all municipal staff but pre registration is required.  To register, please contact Travis Siegel at traviss@northwestpa.org


 

May 4th, 2018 – Understanding & Utilizing the COSTARS Purchasing Program for Members (Buyers Workshop)

Time:  9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Location: Northwest Commission, 395 Seneca Street, Oil City, PA  16301

This event is for Local Public Procurement Units (townships, municipalities, cities, etc.) and State-Funded organizations that utilize–or are interested in utilizing–the PA COSTARS Cooperative Purchasing Program for their acquisitions.

This session if for new, existing & potential COSTARS Members to better understand the program. COSTARS Marketing Manager Kimberly Bullivant will speak to attendees about basics of the program including Member registration, navigating the COSTARS website, and the benefits of utilizing the program. Sponsored & presented by the Northwest Commission’s government contracting program (PTAC), State Representative R. Lee James and COSTARS.

Free to attend. As space is limited, registration is requested. To register, go to https://nwpaptac.ecenterdirect.com/events/4271 or contact Kelly Weaver at kellyw@northwestpa.org, 814-677-4800 x108 with questions and/or to sign-up.


May 17th, 2018 – Local Technical Assistance Program (LTAP) – Engineering & Traffic Studies

Location:      Clarion University SBDC | 330 North Point Drive | Clarion, PA 16214

Time:           8:00am – 3:00pm

LTAP trainings are free of charge to all municipal staff but pre registration is required.  To register, please contact Travis Siegel at traviss@northwestpa.org


May 24th, 2018 – Local Technical Assistance Program (LTAP) – Stop Signs and Intersection Traffic Control

Location:      Vernon Township Municipal Building | 16678 McMath Ave., Meadville, PA 16335

Time:           8:00am – 12:00pm

LTAP trainings are free of charge to all municipal staff but pre registration is required.  To register, please contact Travis Siegel at traviss@northwestpa.org


June 14, 2018 – Local Technical Assistance Program (LTAP) – Roadside Vegetation Control

Location:      Bossard Nature Center | Saegertown, PA

Time:           8:00am – 3:00pm

LTAP trainings are free of charge to all municipal staff but pre registration is required.  To register, please contact Travis Siegel at traviss@northwestpa.org


June 26th, 2018 – Northwest RPO Transportation Advisory Committee (TAC) Meeting

Location:      PennDOT District 1-0, Elm Street, Oil City, PA

Time:           1:00pm – 3:00pm

Public are welcome at all TAC meetings.  To attend, please contact Deanna Milford at 814.677.4800 x111 or by email at deannam@northwestpa.org.


July 17th, 2017 – Local Technical Assistance Program (LTAP) – Workzone Temporary Traffic Control

Location:      Youngsville Borough Building | 40 Rail Road Street, Youngsville, PA 16371

Time:           8:00am – 12:00pm

LTAP trainings are free of charge to all municipal staff but pre registration is required.  To register, please contact Travis Siegel at traviss@northwestpa.org.


August 16th, 2017 – Local Technical Assistance Program (LTAP) – Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA)

Location:      Warren Sewage Treatment Plant | 380 W. Harmer Street, Warren, PA

Time:           8:00am – 12:00pm

LTAP trainings are free of charge to all municipal staff but pre registration is required.  To register, please contact Travis Siegel at traviss@northwestpa.org.


August 23rd, 2018 – PTAC / government contracting event – Dynamic Networking for Small Business (DyNet) – NORTH / ERIE

Time:  9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Location: Courtyard Erie Ambassador Conference Center, 7792 Peach Street, Erie, PA  16509

A training & networking event featuring representatives from federal & state agencies, prime contractors and business resource exhibitors. This year’s event will feature a keynote address by the U.S. Navy’s Office of Small Business Programs.

Watch for additional announcements & updates at https://nwpaptac.ecenterdirect.com/events/4266.

FREE to attend. Registration at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2018dynetnorth. Questions? Contact Robyn Young, PTAC Manager, at 814-677-4800 x130, robyny@northwestpa.org.


 

September 6th, 2018 – Local Technical Assistance Program (LTAP) – Asphalt Roads: Common Maintenance Problems

Location:      Scandia Fire Department | 5950 Scandia Rd, Russell, PA 16345

Time:           8:00am – 12:00pm

LTAP trainings are free of charge to all municipal staff but pre registration is required.  To register, please contact Travis Siegel at traviss@northwestpa.org


September 27th, 2018 – Local Technical Assistance Program (LTAP) – Salt & Snow Management

Location:      Vernon Township Municipal Building | 16678 McMath Rd., Meadville, PA 16335

Time:           8:00am – 3:00pm

LTAP trainings are free of charge to all municipal staff but pre registration is required.  To register, please contact Travis Siegel at traviss@northwestpa.org


September 25th, 2018 – Northwest RPO Transportation Advisory Committee (TAC) Meeting

Location:      PennDOT District 1-0, Elm Street, Oil City, PA

Time:           1:00pm – 3:00pm

Public are welcome at all TAC meetings.  To attend, please contact Deanna Milford at 814.677.4800 x111 or by email at deannam@northwestpa.org.


October 3th, 2018 – Local Technical Assistance Program (LTAP) – Warm Mix Asphalt

Location:      Training and Workforce Developemnt Center, Linden Pointe | 3050 Prosperity Place, Hermitage, PA 16148

Time:           8:00am – 12:00pm

LTAP trainings are free of charge to all municipal staff but pre registration is required.  To register, please contact Travis Siegel at traviss@northwestpa.org


 

October 4th, 2018 – Local Technical Assistance Program (LTAP) – Salt & Snow Management

Location:      Scandia Fire Department | 5950 Scandia Rd, Russell, PA 16345

Time:           8:00am – 3:00pm

LTAP trainings are free of charge to all municipal staff but pre registration is required.  To register, please contact Travis Siegel at traviss@northwestpa.org


November 2, 2018 – Local Technical Assistance Program (LTAP) – Project Overview: Monitoring Quality by Asking the Right Questions

Location:      Clarion University Small Business Development Center (SBDC) | 330 North Point Drive, Clarion, PA 16214

Time:           8:00am – 12:00pm

LTAP trainings are free of charge to all municipal staff but pre registration is required.  To register, please contact Travis Siegel at traviss@northwestpa.org


 

November 5, 2018 – Local Technical Assistance Program (LTAP) – Drainage: The Key to Roads That Last

Location:      Vernon Township Municipal Building | 16678 McMath Road, Meadville, PA 16335

Time:           8:00am – 3:00pm

LTAP trainings are free of charge to all municipal staff but pre registration is required.  To register, please contact Travis Siegel at traviss@northwestpa.org


 

November 20, 2018 – Local Technical Assistance Program (LTAP) – Speed Limits and Speed Management

Location:      Clarion University Small Business Development Center (SBDC) 330 North Point Drive, Clarion, Clarion PA 16214

Time:           8:00am – 12:00pm

LTAP trainings are free of charge to all municipal staff but pre registration is required.  To register, please contact Travis Siegel at traviss@northwestpa.org


 

November 27th, 2018 – Northwest RPO Transportation Advisory Committee (TAC) Meeting

Location:      PennDOT District 1-0, Elm Street, Oil City, PA

Time:           1:00pm – 3:00pm

Public are welcome at all TAC meetings.  To attend, please contact Deanna Milford at 814.677.4800 x111 or by email at deannam@northwestpa.org.


November 29, 2018 – Local Technical Assistance Program (LTAP) – Road Safety Audit

Location:      Greene Township Municipal Building | 9333 Tate Road, Erie, PA 16509

Time:           8:00am – 11:00pm

LTAP trainings are free of charge to all municipal staff but pre registration is required.  To register, please contact Travis Siegel at traviss@northwestpa.org


 

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