Transportation Planning & Policy

Providing multimodal performance-based transportation planning to support transportation investment decisions and advance a safe and efficient transportation system. 

Upcoming TIM Training Events

ARDOT and other TIM partners offer TIM training that are FREE to responders and other appropriate personnel.

Online Responder Training Course

4-hour In-Person Responder Training Course


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Advanced Responder Training Course – Mandatory Registration


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Course Descriptions

The National TIM Responder Training Program was developed by responders for responders, and was designed to promote consistent training of all responders to achieve the three objectives of the TIM National Unified Goal (NUG):

  • Responder Safety
  • Safe, Quick Clearance
  • Prompt, reliable, Interoperable Communications

The target audience for this course is all TIM disciplines, including:

Emergency Management
Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
Law Enforcement
Towing and Recovery
Public Works

What to know about the FREE training
  • This 4-hour course is developed by FHWA
  • Trainers are FHWA certified
  • Endorsed by the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP), the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC), the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO), the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC), the International Association of Directors of Law Enforcement Standards and Training (IADLEST), and the Towing and Recovery Association of America (TRAA)
  • Free Online Training Option Available Here
Contact to learn more about TIM Training:

Eddie Tanner, Section Head – Workforce Development 

1Lt. Brad Perkins, Arkansas Highway Police