BUILDING PROFESSIONAL CAPACITY IN ITS : GUIDELINES ON DEVELOPING THE FUTURE TRANSPORTATION PROFESSIONAL

In this report, guidelines and recommendations are presented for developing the future transportation professional. A set of competency skills were developed as a result of a series of interviews with current transportation professionals. The competency requirements were in the areas of: information, sensing, computer technologies, systems, telecommunications, electrical engineering and institutional issues. Recommendations are presented according to three sections: characteristics of future professionals engaged in operations and management; recommendations to a range of educational institutions and audiences; and, recommendations for those involved in the federal Professional Capacity Building Program.

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Pagination: 28 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00799342
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: UC Berkeley Transportation Library
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FHWA-OP-99-018, EDL #8967
  • Files: PATH, NTL, USDOT
  • Created Date: Oct 6 2000 12:00AM