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April 3, 2020

With the exception of Asset Data Collection & Condition Evaluation and Manage the Road – Not Just the Pavement, which are being offered online, we are postponing ALL courses scheduled to run March – June.  This list now includes:

  • Municipal Pavement Condition Evaluation
  • Roundabouts

All registered students and Instructors will be contacted directly via email.


Archived

March 20, 2020

OGRA Courses Update

OGRA is continuing to monitor COVID-19 in Ontario and Canada, and at this time with the exception of Asset Data Collection & Condition Evaluation we are postponing ALL April courses. In addition, we are postponing and attempting to reschedule Guelph Road School May 4-6th. We realize how important all our courses are and we are working diligently to reschedule most of these courses, including T.J. Mahony and C.S. Anderson courses for later in the year.

All registered students, Course Directors and Instructors will be contacted directly via email.

We are working with the Asset Data Collection & Condition Evaluation facilitators to convert this course to an online format.

OGRA is doing its part to help #flattenthecurve of COVID-19 and we appreciate your support and understanding in this matter.

The following courses will be postponed:

Municipal Infrastructure Training (MIT)

  • Bridge Inspection TM45– April 20
  • Road Design: Geometrics Course TM30 - April 27
  • Watermain Design TM42 – April 20

Guelph Road School

  • T.J. Mahony Road School - Construction Section - May 4
  • Basic Report Writing and Presentation Skills CSA02 - May 4
  • Bridge and Culvert Management CSA03 - May 4
  • Effective Management CSA04- May 4
  • Fleet Management CSA05- May 4
  • Introduction to Plan Reading & Contract Interpretation CSA14 - May 4
  • Managing Human Resources CSA06 - May 4
  • Municipal Health & Safety CSA08 - May 4
  • Municipal Legislation CSA09- May 4
  • Municipal Survey CSA10 - May 4
  • Overview of Municipal Road Design and Construction CSA12 - May 4
  • Roadway Management CSA11- May 4
  • Signs & Lines CSA15 - May 4
  • Soils & Pavements CSA13 - May 4

Again, please follow our updates on social media and our website.

Stay safe and thank you.


March 13, 2020

Notice

In an effort to do our part to help stop the spread of COVID-19 and keep people safe, OGRA has decided to close its office temporarily until May 1st and have staff work from home during normal business hours. OGRA will still be working diligently to serve its members during this period. OGRA will continue to monitor the situation and advice from Ontario and Canadian Health Officials, and we will make any necessary changes as needed.

The following courses have been postponed and will be rescheduled later this year:

  • TM31 Storm Sewer Design
  • TM41 Sanitary Sewer Design
  • TM47 Stormwater Management.

Only the above courses have been postponed at this time. Please check back regularly for updates on other scheduled courses.