The Illinois Section of ITE would like to make transportation professionals aware of the following training opportunity:
Due to high demand, ITS Midwest has arranged with ITS America to offer a second session of the U.S. DOT Professional Capacity Building (PCB) Connected Vehicle 201 training course on connected and autonomous vehicles.
The full day training course will be offered July 26, 2018, 9:00am to 4:30pm at IDOT District 1, 201 West Center Court, Schaumburg, Illinois 60196. The course is offered at no charge, however registration is required. Space is limited, registrations will be accepted on a first-come, first served basis. To register, email this completed form to Abraham.Emmanuel@cityofchicago.org. If you have questions, please contact Ken Glassman at 312.612.7288.
ITS Midwest will provide morning and afternoon break refreshments and a box lunch to course participants. We encourage professionals involved with, or planning connected vehicle initiatives to attend. The course is eligible for Professional Development Hours (PDHs).
CV201 training description:
The purpose of this course is to help transportation agencies that are beginning to plan implementation of a connected vehicle (CV) environment. The overall goal of the course is to teach participants how to develop an action plan in collaboration with regional partners to improve readiness for CV deployment. Participants will learn more about the safety, mobility, and applications and will gain an overview of three CV pilot sites in Wyoming, New York City, and Tampa. They will also learn how to identify funding sources for a CV projects. Lastly, they will be made aware of recent activities supported by the ITS Joint Program Office and resources available from the CV research program sponsored by the U.S. DOT.