of Continuing Education and Training
Effective August 19, 2003, the Department of Transportation received
certification by the
International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) to
be an authorized provider of continuing education. This certification
is one more step towards making DOT the premier state transportation agency
in the nation.
agency will review each training program to ensure quality and consistency
throughout the Department. The Office of Finance and Administration,
Bureau of Employee Services will assist all entities involved to assure that
the training curriculum meets with IACET standards.
Department invests heavily in the continuing education and development of
its employees. IACET certification helps the Department achieve
several of its strategic objectives and initiatives including consistent
internal communications that ensure all training programs meet the highest
standards. The certification establishes measurable learning outcomes
within all targeted training programs and provides a benchmark for training
excellence. Continuing education units will assist Engineers with
meeting their licensing requirement and should attract, develop and retain a
diverse quality workforce.