LTRC's Local Technical Assistance Program, one of 52 Centers networked throughout the United States, stimulates the progressive transfer of highway technology through training, work force development and technical assistance. A cooperative effort of DOTD, FHWA and LSU, LTAP leverages the expertise and resources of these organizations for the benefit of local transportation and public works agencies. A quarterly newsletter, Technology Exchange, describes current offerings and services. Visit the Contact page in the menu above to find out more or to request special training or assistance.


We invite you to browse through our website and discover the many cost effective (many are free) services we offer to enhance the performance of your organization.



Roads Scholar #1:
Basics of a Good Road

Lake Charles: 1/22/20

Alexandria: 1/23/20

Baton Rouge: 2/5/20

New Orleans: 2/6/20

West Monroe: 2/18/20

Benton: 2/19/20

Hammond: 3/11/20

Lafayette: 3/12/20


Click here to register



LPESA Spring Conference
May 6-7, 2020

Information on venue, registration, hotel and agenda will follow.

www.lpesa.org __________________________

LPA Project Development & Delivery Workshops

June 23-25, 2020
New Orleans RTMC

3 Modules Offered:

LPA Qualification Core Training

June 23, 2020


LPA Project Development and Design Process for the LPA Responsible Charge

June 24, 2020


Construction, Engineering, and Inspection

June 25, 2020


More details to follow.

Roads Scholar in 2020


Roads Scholar #1:
Basics of A Good Road

January 22 to March 12 in eight locations

Chainsaw Safety, Precision Felling and Maintenance Classes

March 31 (Lake Charles)
April 1 (West Monroe)
April 2 (Baker)
April 3 (Covington)

Roads Scholar #15: Safety for Public Works First Responders

April to May (Locations TBD)

Roads Scholar #13:
Inspection of Local Bridges

Summer - Fall 2020
(Dates & Locations TBD)


Roads Scholar #3: Drainage:
The Key to Roads That Last

Fall 2020 (Dates & Locations TBD)

Email Olivia.Phelps@la.gov
for more information.



4101 Gourrier Ave.

Baton Rouge, LA 70808

Phone: (225) 767-9131