Montana State University
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Montana LTAP

Montana State University
PO Box 173910
Bozeman, MT  59717-3910

Physical Address:
2327 University Way, Room 230
Bozeman, MT  59715

Tel:  (406) 994-6100
Fax: (406) 994-5333
Email:  mtltap@coe.montana.edu

Director:

Steven V. Jenkins, P.E.

Montana LTAP Training

"You Show Us" Contest 2014 for City Street and County Road Departments: Deadline August 29, 2014 - What is the best idea/invention you implemented in your agency within the last few years? In prior "You Show Us" contests, entries have been related to cost-saving safety and operational efficiency improvements. Click here for more information: You Show Us Entry Brochure 2014 Go to this site to view National Entry Booklets: http://www.ltap.org/resources/mousetrap.php

SAVE the DATES: 25th Annual Snow Rodeo and Equipment Safety Training - September 3 and 4, 2014; Event will be held in Great Falls, MT; Brochure available here: MT LTAP Snow Rodeo Registration Brochure.

  • Training: Classroom Training in the morning - Load Securement and Skid Steer Safety; Equipment Demonstration in the afternoon including Pavement Milling and Repave; Trenching; Sweeper
  • Snow Rodeo Competition will include snowplow, front end loader, motor grader, backhoe; conduct walk around inspection and written safety exam. Must have prior experience on equipment to compete. Competition starts on Wednesday afternoon and continues on Thursday.

Work Zone Flagging Certification Course

  • Offered On Demand
  • During current months when work zone flagging certification courses are offered, they will be listed above also.
  • Questions, please call LTAP at 1-800-541-6671, 406-994-6100, or fax 406-994-5333 or e-mail LTAP Conference Coordinator Genevieve Albert.

SAVE the DATES: MACRS Fall District Meetings Tentatively Scheduled:

  • October 6 - Hot Springs
  • October 7 - Butte
  • October 9 - Helena
  • October 14 - Glendive
  • October 15 - Billings
  • Questions, please call LTAP at 1-800-541-6671, 406-994-6100, or fax 406-994-5333 or e-mail LTAP Conference Coordinator Genevieve Albert.

SAVE the DATES: League of Cities and Towns Conference - October 8, 9, 10 - West Yellowstone, MT

  • October 8 - Public Works Directors - More information coming in August
  • Questions, please call LTAP at 1-800-541-6671, 406-994-6100, or fax 406-994-5333 or e-mail LTAP Conference Coordinator Genevieve Albert.

2013-2014 Needs Assessment Survey: http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/2LWKLM8

Our goal here at Montana LTAP is to continue developing our training program to fit city, county and state requested needs. In order to accomplish this goal, we are asking our constituents to complete this new Needs Assessment Survey. This is a brief but easy-to-fill-out survey, click on the link above.

If you do not have web access capabilities, please contact us and we will send you the survey. If you need assistance, please call LTAP at 1-800-541-6671, 406-994-6100, or fax 406-994-5333 or e-mail LTAP Conference Coordinator Genevieve Albert.

Equipment Training (Motor Grader, Loader, Forklift, Culvert Design and Installation)

On Request - Contact Steve Jenkins, Montana LTAP Director, at (406) 994-6100 to arrange training.

Leadership for New Commissioners

On Request - Contact Steve Jenkins, Montana LTAP Director, at (406) 994-6100 to arrange training.

Winter Safety/Winter Survival/ Winter Maintenance

On Request - Contact Steve Jenkins, Montana LTAP Director, at (406) 994-6100 to arrange training.

Work Zone Traffic Control

On Request - Contact Steve Jenkins, Montana LTAP Director, at (406) 994-6100 to arrange training.

To Review Possible Workshop Training Available, Click Here: 2014 Montana LTAP Workshops - Descriptions