Public Works

Public_Works 1Welcome to the NIPSTA Pubic Works home page. There are multiple training opportunities available for participants looking to start their careers or current public worker employees to hone their skills.

In recognition of the Public Works professionals' federally mandated role as first responders, NIPSTA is proud to announce: 

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Public Works First Responder Training Program

Level One courses are intended for Public Works professionals who serve in an essential, field-based capacity or are new to the profession. Successful completion of the three level one sessions results in a NIPSTA Certificate of CompletionLearn more now

Additional Public Works Training

 Below are the course offerings:

Flagger Training

This American Traffic Safety Services Association (ATSSA) approved half-day flagger training program is for public safety, highway department and other representatives with flagger responsibilities in both emergency and non-emergency situations.

Snowplow Driver Training

This program has been special developed by NIPSTA in order to introduce snowplow operators to basic snow plowing principles and techniques.

Snowplow Simulator Training

NIPSTA presents this one-day interactive program to enhance snowplow driver’s performance by training safely and effectively while operating a vehicle in the most extreme simulated conditions. 

Staking University  NIPSTA welcomes back Staking University utility locating training for 2024! The classes are designed to aid locators in developing the skills needed for utility locating and mastery of their equipment. The course includes classroom and field work.

  • 2024 Dates Coming Soon

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