This Federal-Aid Responsible Charge Training for Directors, Program Managers, Financial Officers, and Persons of Responsible Charge is required for the person in Responsible Charge of Federally Funded Local Aid projects in New Jersey. This course will provide information and expectations for the first time Federal-aid recipient. This course will be geared towards the person in Responsible Charge however others will be encouraged to attend including bicycle and pedestrian advocate groups.

A general overview of topics to be covered in a non-technical manner are:

  • Agency Responsibility, NJDOT Eligibility Assessment Interview Form
  • Responsible Charge
  • Adopting NJDOT procedure vs. writing new ones
  • Consultant Services / Brooks Act / Designer Pool
  • Timeliness of project billing and frequency
  • NEPA
  • ADA
  • Traffic Management Plans
  • Complete PS&E
  • Bid process, award and execution of contract
  • Contract Administration
  • Construction Inspection
  • Source Documents
  • Buy America
  • DBE Monitoring and Compliance
  • Project Schedule

July 16 – 9:30 am – 12 noon

July 17 9:30 am – 12 noon

Log on information for both days will be included in your registration confirmation. Please be sure to check your SPAM folder if you do not see your confirmation in your inbox immediately upon your registration completion.

Handouts will be available for download when you join the meeting.

PLEASE NOTE: Participants are welcome to join any part of this webinar, however a certificate of attendance will only be issued to those who attend the full session on both days